Real People, Real Faith-Sharing Stories!
You’re in for a shock! If you don’t share your faith, you’re missing all the fun and blessings of being a Christian! It’s what being a Christian is all about. Winning the lost is a team sport and it’s time for you to get off the bench and into the game, and when you do, God promises you in John 15:11 that His Joy will remain with you and your joy will remain full. Wow! These are real people, from all walks of life, surprising you with real stories of how much fun they’re having moving everyone, every day, closer to Jesus. Use them as role models for your own life and start having the time of your life.
At the start of every day, Bill asks God for opportunities to connect with people. Having experienced homelessness, Bill has a heart for the homeless. He keeps food, water, and other things in his car to meet the needs of the people God puts in his path. Learn how he meets people, learns their story, and then meets their needs in practical ways to show God’s love.
As he was cleaning up after an outdoor church youth event, a young man came up to Jason and started a conversation by asking, “What were you doing?” When Jason said it was a church event, it led the young man to share that he was an atheist who hated God. To the young man’s surprise, Jason responded by listening and asking questions. At the end, the young man said, “You’re the first Christian that has ever taken the time to truly listen to my story. I need help, would you help me?” Learn how listening led to a long-term relationship where God used Jason to lead the young man to faith.
When Jenni and Darlene started volunteering to bring food and house items to the poor, Darlene was not a Christian. The point when Darlene turned and began to seek God, was when she asked Jenni, “Why do you do this?” Jenni told her she was doing it to bring people closer to God. That conversation sparked Darlene’s interest in God, but she wasn’t ready to make a commitment. Learn how Jenni planted the seed of the Gospel and continued to water it until the time was right.
Jenny has a perspective on faith sharing that can help all of us. It’s simple. All we have to do is follow the nudge from the Holy Spirit and share our faith when He opens the door. We can trust that He will give us the words to speak to those He brings to us. When we follow His nudge, our faith grows as we experience the power of God working through us.
Jon has a unique perspective about the Kingdom that gives him the confidence to share his faith. He views the Kingdom as a “company” his Father owns. Jon doesn’t see himself as a hireling. He’s an insider whose job it is to give out free gifts, the gift of salvation. His role is critical as people can’t do anything to earn the gift or buy it. His job is to simply offer the gift to everyone he meets.