Have you ever felt like you are going nowhere with your service to God? You have been trying your very best to win people for Jesus,but perhaps you have not yet seen very many come to Christ as the result of your ministry. Have you ever left like giving up on praying for your loved ones to be saved? Listen to this short devotional and be encouraged in the Lord! Your labor is not in vain. This video is not available for download and we apologise for the fact that a "Download Video" button might show beneath the video. https://vimeo.com/119608978
The gospel is only good news if it gets there in time.. - Carl F. H. Henry You are a Winner every time you Witness! When witnessing you are: Working with the Holy Spirit, not Him with you; He is doing most of the work. When we leave a person after sharing Christ with them, the Holy Spirit remains and deals with them. For this reason you are a winner every time you witness. You are working with the one whose power created the universe.
If you've ever prayed, "God, I'm serious about serving You, please use me in your service" God has taken you seriously and that prayer should be followed by action. God has given us our marching orders; in Mark 16:15 Jesus instructed us, "Go into all the world (all your world) and preach the gospel to every person". Note that this is a command from the Lord Jesus, it is not optional. The challenge is to rouse ourselves from the attitude that winning people to Christ is a week-end hobby in which we might or might not participate. Endeavoring to bring [...]
2 Corinthians 5:14-20 informs every Christian that they have a ministry. God has given us a ministry of reconciliation (verse 18) and He's committed to us (verse 19) the word of reconciliation. Verse 20 says, we are ambassadors for Christ. We are here in His place representing Him before needy man, urging and begging him to be reconciled to God through Jesus Christ. ( From “EQUIPPED to go into the Harvest” by David Smethurst)
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