Presentation on theme: "Evangelism Made Personal Increasing Opportunities To Save The Lost."— Presentation transcript:
Evangelism Made Personal Increasing Opportunities To Save The Lost
Evangelism Made Personal What was responsible for your coming to Christ and this church? I had a special need – 3% I just walked in – 3% I liked the minister – 6% I visited there – 1% I liked the Bible classes – 5% I attended a gospel meeting – 0.5% I liked the programs – 3% A friend or relative invited me – 79%
Evangelism Made Personal 1) Create An Edifying Congregation Why this is important Confirms our claim to be disciples Makes us useful to the Lord Prepares us for what is to come Action steps to take Greet one another by name Practice hospitality Every member, every service, on time
Evangelism Made Personal 2) Make A Prayer List Why this is important A to do list gets things done Provides a sense of focus Constantly reminds us of our task Action steps to take List the names of 5-10 souls Pray for them daily Pray for opportunity, wisdom, boldness
Evangelism Made Personal 3) Invite Them To Church Why this is important To see a caring congregation To provide opportunities to hear More likely to remain faithful Action steps to take Pray for boldness, wisdom, then invite Be friendly to all visitors See that they are exposed to the gospel
Evangelism Made Personal The Benefits Of This Approach A natural and easy way to reach others Create an edifying congregation Make a prayer list Invite them to services Even if we do not convert a single soul We are fulfilling our duty to Jesus In a way that makes us better people Better friends, brethren, congregation!
Evangelism Made Personal Are We Doing What We Can To Seek And Save The Lost?