APOLOGETIC EVANGELISM – Studying the Bible with a New Believer

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Jesus commanded his followers, “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations … teaching them.” (Matt 28:19-20) “Mission often involves sending individuals and groups, called “missionaries”, to foreign countries and to places in their homeland for the purpose of proselytism (conversion to Christianity, or from one Christian tradition to another). This involves evangelism (preaching a set of beliefs for the purpose of conversion), and humanitarian work, especially among the poor and disadvantaged.”[1]

While missions have occurred since the first century, it has been the last 400 years, when Christians think of missions. However, the local evangelist will enter a new mission field: their own community. While most dictionaries do not recognize this new move, it is the best thing since the Reformation. Why? The foremost reason stems from Christianity being in almost every nation. The second reason is many of the countries that began the modern-day missions movement do not evangelize their own…

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Published by Vincent S Artale Jr

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