Evangelism Is More Prayer Than Action for Protestant Churchgoers

Survey finds more than half of monthly worshipers haven’t shared Jesus in the past six months. Most Protestant churchgoers say they are eager to talk to others about Jesus, and are praying for opportunities to share their faith. But most say they have not had any evangelistic conversations in the past six months. The 2019 Discipleship Pathway… Continue reading Evangelism Is More Prayer Than Action for Protestant Churchgoers

When Our Ultrasound Revealed a Birth Defect, My Doctor Offered an Abortion

We’ve never regretted saying no, but his words still haunt me. I was a little over halfway through my pregnancy when my husband and I sat gripping each other’s hands while a specialist gesticulated as he described the options for our unborn baby. We could opt for life-saving surgeries, we could give her comfort care… Continue reading When Our Ultrasound Revealed a Birth Defect, My Doctor Offered an Abortion

Lost in Translation: Lessons from Language Can Help Us Share the Gospel

Every generation has to figure out how to engage and reach people in culture. Translation and immersion are key ideas that will help.. In my leadership role with World Methodist Evangelism, I frequently am in international environments, depending heavily on the skills of translators and interpreters. These are gifted people! I recall teaching on evangelism… Continue reading Lost in Translation: Lessons from Language Can Help Us Share the Gospel