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Evangelism

Evangelism, no ministry in the church is more vital. Evangelism involves several key actions: telling the good news, announcing the kingdom (reign) of God, and bearing witness.

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February 17, 2015

WCC Reclaiming Evangelism

This web-conference is the first among 6 webinars to be organized from January to October 2015. These webinars seek to inspire discussion […]

Webinar
General Resources
February 1, 2015

Invitations to Discipleship for February 2015

By The Rev. Heather Heinzman Lear

What is it in your context that binds people and keeps them from being able to experience real joy, community, […]

Article
Invitations to Discipleship
January 1, 2015

Invitations to Discipleship for January 2015

By The Rev. Heather Heinzman Lear

How will your congregation be bearers of Christ’s light and love in 2015? Will we actively be bearers of […]

Article
Invitations to Discipleship
December 1, 2014

Invitations to Discipleship for December 2014

By The Rev. Heather Heinzman Lear

How are you preparing the way of the Lord? Are you preparations more focused on buying and decorating, or are […]

Article
Invitations to Discipleship
November 1, 2014

Invitations to Discipleship for November 2014

By The Rev. Heather Heinzman Lear

Let me encourage you to celebrate All Saints Day in your church. Help your congregation understand that saints aren't […]

Article
Invitations to Discipleship
October 6, 2014

Invitations to Discipleship for October 2014

By The Rev. Heather Heinzman Lear

Jesus extends an invitation to all, but that invitation is not offered without any expectation of commitment. After receiving the […]

Article
Invitations to Discipleship
August 1, 2014

Invitations to Discipleship for August 2014

By The Rev. Heather Heinzman Lear

Is my discipleship more about passive observation, or is it active participation in what Jesus is doing in the world? […]

Article
Invitations to Discipleship
July 1, 2014

Invitations to Discipleship for July 2014

By The Rev. Heather Heinzman Lear

Do you expect the Christian life to be easy? How are you empowering and challenging your people to engage in […]

Article
Invitations to Discipleship
June 1, 2014

Invitations to Discipleship for June 2014

By The Rev. Heather Heinzman Lear

Does your congregation regularly practice telling God stories and witnessing to their faith? Do they know why they do the […]

Article
Invitations to Discipleship
April 1, 2014

Invitations to Discipleship for April 2014

By The Rev. Heather Heinzman Lear

Over the years, when I taught confirmation, I would usually have the youth draw their image of God. I think […]

Article
Invitations to Discipleship
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