Presentation on theme: "Matthew 9:35-38 How do I get started at the work of personal evangelism? What method or procedure should I follow? What Bible lessons should I teach and."— Presentation transcript:
Matthew 9:35-38 How do I get started at the work of personal evangelism? What method or procedure should I follow? What Bible lessons should I teach and in what order? Where can I find prospects? How do I initiate a Bible study? Personal Evangelism:
AT JACOBS WELL John 4:1-15 Look for Opportunities in Ordinary Situations (vs. 6) –Jesus sat down to Rest Beside a Well –Story: Acres of Diamonds –Lift up your eyes and look at the fields, for they are already white for harvest! (4:35).
AT JACOBS WELL John 4:1-15 Start the Conversation with a Spiritual Goal in Mind (vs. 7) –Asked her for a Drink…Provided her with Living Water! Where do you go to church? Do you believe Bible is inspired of God? What do you believe about baptism?
AT JACOBS WELL John 4:1-15 Keep Your Message Plain and Simple (vs. 10) – And the common people heard Him gladly (Mark 12:37). –Jesus Used Water to Teach Her –Athenians (Acts 17; Jailer (Acts 16) –What is their knowledge of the Bible?
AT JACOBS WELL John 4:1-15 Jesus Had the Every Creature Concept of Evangelism (vs. 9; Matt. 28:19; Mark 16:15) –Samaritan Woman (John 4:9, 27) –Do we have the every creature concept of evangelism? –Prospects Not Suspects!
AT JACOBS WELL John 4:1-15 Jesus Went to the Lost –for the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost (Lk. 19:10). –Good Shepherd (Luke 15:4) Zacchaeus (Luke 19:5) Man Formerly Blind (John 9:35) Philip (John 1:43) Matthew (Luke 5:27)
AT JACOBS WELL John 4:1-15 Jesus Went to the Lost –Setting a Good Example (I Tim. 4:13) is Important, HOWEVER we still Must Teach the Lost (2 Tim. 4:2)! –Mark 16:15…Go and Teach! –We cant expect lost to come to us. –We Need that Acts 20:20 Vision!