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!
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?
The helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant will prove to be one of the most shocking events of our lifetimes. After you heard the news, everyone you called already knew. It’s doubtful that any other event has been so broadly disseminated in such a short period of time. Why was this one life so important to us?
In football terms, it’s the final game between the two best teams in the NFL for a given year. Theoretically, it’s the final contest between the best two football programs. How does this Super Bowl compare to the Super Bowl of Life where the prize has eternal consequences?