What is the Gospel?
What words should we use when we tell people the gospel?
In the New Testament book of Acts we have a record of
We can learn from this that when we do evangelise we don't
In my conversations with people I noticed my points are as follows:
This is not the compete gospel, but it does raise a few of the main points taken from Paul's speeches in Lystra and Athens (Acts 14 and 17). When he spoke to these groups of people he only mentioned a few aspects of the gospel and we can learn from this. We don't have to say it all to be doing evangelism.
Why not try and include some of these points in your conversations in the weeks ahead? If you are like me you may find it hard to do the first few times, but it does become easier and more natural the more you do it.
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