May 18, 2015|Evangelism
The world needs people who love their enemies like Christ.
Image: Erick Hodge
If you read the news or watch TV, you cannot escape the rise of extremism in the world. There are Islamic extremists, Hindu extremists, and even atheist extremists. Violence and hatred often mark the presence of extremism, but what if it was faced by something even stronger ...
April 01, 2015|Evangelism
There is power in the gospel of Jesus Christ.
“For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes” (Rom. 1:16).
Are you ashamed of the gospel? Many would say, “Of course not.” Then why don’t you share it more with people ...
December 18, 2014|Evangelism
What gospel-centered evangelism looks like in a multiethnic context.
Image: Brandon Robinson
A few weeks ago, I shared three characteristics of high-definition evangelism. Today, I want to continue that conversation with three more ideas to help you be intentional in reaching out to a multiethnic world.
In the earlier article, I shared how gospel-centered vision, ...
November 24, 2014|Evangelism
Three characteristics of high-definition evangelism in a multiethnic world.
Image: Erick Hodge
Hi friends, I just finished the first draft of my forthcoming book, The High-Definition Leader: Building Multiethnic Churches in a Multiethnic World. Here is a sneak peek. I sure hope it encourages you.
Ninety-four percent of local churches in America are not growing.
October 16, 2014|Evangelism
An invitation to a friend may save a life.
I received a letter some time ago that I have to share with you. You see, when I received this letter, I was tired and discouraged. We’d been out of room at Transformation Church at our broadcast location for years, even with five services. I wasn’t sure we’d ...