Category Archives: Evangelism

Evangelism: Get It Done Now!

I live in a neighborhood where the residents are fast moving into an age bracket somewhere above middle-age. Many are original owners of houses that were built between ‘70 and ’73. When I hear the sirens scream, I am concerned … Continue reading

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Evangelism: Jesus, The Jewish Messiah

If you’ve ever been presented with the opportunity to share with a Jewish friend concerning the Messiah-ship of Jesus of Nazareth, you may have been overwhelmed by what to do next. You may have been tempted to bail and tell … Continue reading

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Evangelism: Are You Afraid to Speak Out?

For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love and of self-discipline. So do not be ashamed to testify about our Lord…” 2 Timothy 1:7-8a None of us likes rejection, but for … Continue reading

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Evangelism: Speaking Out

“Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good! His faithful love endures forever. Has the Lord redeemed you? Then speak out!” Psalm 107:1-2    In the Bible passage above, the “redeemed” the writer is referring to is Israel.  He … Continue reading

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Evangelism: Jesus, A Stumbling Block for Many

If you were to ask people today if they believe in God (Higher Power, Allah, Jehovah), the vast majority would be quick to say ‘yes’ without a second thought. People usually have no difficulty in giving God credit for the … Continue reading

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Missions: Word Within International Update

Philip Van Lal Lian has returned home after a three-month stay in the United States where he was in training to be affiliated with a religious group headquartered in the States. Philip expresses great gratitude for all that he has … Continue reading

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Evangelism: Southeast Asian Indigenous Missionary

Word Within International hosted a short visit from Van Lal Lian (Philip to us) on March 18. At a luncheon after church on Sunday, members of two communities and Global Outreach were treated to a presentation by Philip on his … Continue reading

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Evangelism: A Prayer Request

S.K. Lian and wife Barti have been in full-time ministry since 2008. S.K. has a bachelor degree in theology and is currently serving as assistant pastor of a small church in his native land. He and Barti feel called to … Continue reading

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Evangelism: Let Your Light Shine

“Who am I that I can make a difference?” This is the question many Christians ask all too often during their lifetime. What impact can a single act have on the rest of the world? There’s an old story about … Continue reading

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Christian Living: A Life Can Be Changed Dramatically

A number of years back, I was active in prison ministry at the women’s correctional facility in Taft, Oklahoma. In addition to conducting a weekly Bible study inside the prison walls, I volunteered in the GED program to help women … Continue reading

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