Take Advantage of These Hot Topics!
A powerful tool for faith sharing is knowing how to inject God into conversational topics that have people perplexed and searching for answers. Emotional topics that seem to have no answer are a golden opportunity for those living their lives to move everyone, every day, closer to Jesus.
By Sunday night, everyone knows what the ‘Hot Topic’ will be for almost every conversation in the coming week. It’s always based on the latest breaking news, with everyone having their own take on why and how it happened. It’s almost like sport, with everyone being able to participate, regardless of intellect, and everyone genuinely hoping to learn the ultimate answer. And guess what? You have the ultimate answer!
Not knowing what to do, Nero fiddled while Rome was burning . . . and became the poster child for lack of leadership in times of crisis. The list of government leaders doing that right now is endless! We are being told what not to do . . . and that list is endless. But what can we do?
This is bad news for 77% of all Americans and 62% of all Christians. Being good doesn’t get you or anyone else into heaven. There are millions of wonderful people in the world doing good things that have nothing to do with salvation. Believing you can earn your way into heaven may be the biggest deception in all of humanity!
The question might be asked: “How could a loving, all-powerful, all-knowing God allow a virus with no cure to wreak destruction on a global basis?” Nothing good can come out of this massive attack on mankind! So, either we can’t trust God or there is no God. But, is there another way to look at this? How do we respond?