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As wandering sheep going astray, the Good Shepherd comes seeking and saving and protecting His sheep. Hi, I’m John Sorensen, President of Evangelism Explosion International. Continue reading

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Shepherd-Sheep–Protected posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 23


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The most famous poem in all of literature is found in the Bible. You can probably guess it’s Psalm 23. It begins, “The Lord is my shepherd…” Continue reading

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Shepherd-Sheep–Saved posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 22


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This is day 3 of our focus on the biblical picture of the Shepherd and Sheep. All these pictures can be used when sharing your faith. Today we’ll look at the promise made by our Good Shepherd in John 10. Continue reading

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Shepherd-Sheep–Seeks Out posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 21


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This week we’re focusing on the biblical picture of the Shepherd and Sheep. Yesterday we focused on “Gone Astray” and were reminded that we all, like sheep, have gone astray…turned to our own way…wandering…lost. Continue reading

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Shepherd-Sheep-Gone Astray posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 20


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Perhaps the most popular biblical picture illustrating our relationship with God is the Shepherd and Sheep. Continue reading

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Prayer Challenge posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 17


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This week on Share Life Today, I’ve been encouraging you to take the “Ten Most Wanted” challenge. Continue reading

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Commitment to Pray posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 16


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The Scripture tells us, we don’t have because we don’t ask. So, today, I’d like to pose a challenge. Let’s find out what God will do when we ask Him to intervene and draw people you and I know and love to faith in Jesus Christ. Continue reading

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“Ten Most Wanted” posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 15


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Are you up for a challenge because I have one for you today? I’m calling it “The Ten Most Wanted.” Continue reading

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Partnering in Prayer posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 14


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This week on Share Life Today, I’m inviting you to take a challenge. Continue reading

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Praying for the Unsaved posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 13


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One day my friend, Barry Meguiar, asked me a profound question. He asked, “If God would save every person today that YOU prayed for, how many people would get saved?” Continue reading

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Hooks and the Gospel posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 10


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Have you ever used a hook to start a Gospel conversation? Continue reading

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Intentional Witnessing posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 9


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I hear people say all the time that you need to build friendships to share the Gospel. Continue reading

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Reaching Our Neighbors for Christ posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 8


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Are you hesitant to share the Gospel with your neighbors? Continue reading

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Your Life Speaks Volumes posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 7


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Here’s a truism by that prolific author Anonymous. I’m sure you’ve heard it – maybe even used it a time or two – “YOU may be the only Bible that some people ever read.” Continue reading

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Show Them the Gospel posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 6


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Do you sometimes hesitate to share the Gospel because you think you’re not a good enough Christian? Continue reading

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Testimony Blues posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 3


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Have you ever started to write your testimony only to realize you don’t know where to start? Or maybe you’ve gotten bogged down in the details. Well, don’t give up. Continue reading

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Be Positive posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 2


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One of the common errors in giving a testimony is to belabor the negative and minimize the positive. Continue reading

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What’s My Story? posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 1


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“You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink.” Well, I’ve learned that you actually can if you have a salt tablet. And for us as Christians, our testimonies are salt tablets. Continue reading

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The Power of Your Testimony posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 31


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When you’re shopping, you know the value of testimonies. When I go online to purchase a product, I first read the reviews by other consumers who’ve used it. Testimonies matter. And it’s the same for us as believers in Jesus Christ. Continue reading

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Are You a Christian? posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 30


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Are you a Christian? Well most people in America would still answer, “Yes!” But that’s the wrong question to ask. Continue reading

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No Joking Matter posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 27


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You know, for some people, Hell is just a big joke – something they make light of. Continue reading

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Epicurus posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 26


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Two thousand years ago, Epicurus, the ancient Greek philosopher, who was NOT a Christian, said this: “What men fear is not that death is annihilation, but what they fear is that it is not.” Continue reading

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Hell is a Real Place posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 25


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I was recently at a college football game waiting to get in. Some Christians came marching by with signs and shouting, “You’re going to Hell! Turn or burn!” Continue reading

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Go for the Gusto! posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 24


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We’ve all heard it said, “You only live once so go for the gusto!” Or how about this one, “. . . eat, drink and be merry for tomorrow we die.” Continue reading

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Life After Death posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 23


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What if there is an afterlife? What if Heaven is a real place? What if Hell really exists? Now, some of you – maybe most of you are saying, “What do you mean, ‘What if?’” Continue reading

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Bags of Blessings posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 20


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We’ve all seen him — often at the end of exit ramps from the interstate. Usually he’s holding a sign indicating that he’s in need. As we come to a stop, we look away awkwardly. Continue reading

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Prayer Booth posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 19


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It’s a brilliant idea — and so simple too!! Continue reading

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One Key to Growth posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 18


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If you’ve ever led someone to Christ, I’m sure you’ve wondered about what to do next. Continue reading

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Creativity posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 17


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Some people get really creative when it comes to sharing their faith in Jesus Christ, like Cliff and Eleanor. Continue reading

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Church Outreach posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 16


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Does your church do planned outreach into the community that includes sharing the Gospel? Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Witness posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 13


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We’ve come to the final day of Spiritual Growth Week. One day each on Bible, Prayer, Worship and Fellowship. Today is Witness! Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Fellowship posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 12


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This week we are looking at five means of spiritual growth. The fourth of the five words is Fellowship. How do you define it? Well, you know, I heard someone say, “two or more fellows in the same ship.” Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Worship posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 11


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This week on Share Life Today we are looking at how to grow spiritually. Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Prayer posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 10


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This week on Share Life Today we are looking at how to grow spiritually. Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Bible posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 9


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Have you tried to read any product labels recently? Talk about complicated! Continue reading

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Gospel Outline-Faith posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 6


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We come to the final day of learning an easy to remember, hard to forget Gospel presentation. Continue reading

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Gospel Outline-Christ posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 5


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This week we’re learning an easy to remember Gospel presentation. Continue reading

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Gospel Outline-God posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 4


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This week we’re learning an easy to remember Gospel presentation. Continue reading

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Gospel Outline-Man posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 3


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This week we’re learning an easy to remember Gospel presentation. Continue reading

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Gospel Outline-Grace posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 2


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How would you like to learn an easy to remember, hard to forget Gospel presentation? Continue reading

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Only One Life posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 30


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The old axiom – “Only one life and soon tis past, only what’s done for Christ will last, is a good reminder for each of us as we begin this new year. Continue reading

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New Year’s posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 29


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As we prepare to start a new year, I’d like to ask you a question. Do you know for certain that you’ll be in Heaven with God someday? Continue reading

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Our Life As A Branch posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 28


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Picture language is really quite extensive in the Bible. In John 15, Jesus calls us branches. Continue reading

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A “Know-So” Faith posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 27


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Perhaps the greatest certainty in our time is that uncertainty is on the increase. Continue reading

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Looking for Fulfillment posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 26


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Millions of people around us are looking for fulfillment. But, as Christ followers, how do we share with them what God has done for us and the full life that Jesus offers? Continue reading

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The Gift of God posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 23


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The gift of God is eternal life in Jesus Christ. That is not only Good News. It’s GREAT news! Continue reading

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Christmas and Bible Prophecy posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 22


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Is the Bible true? As God’s witnesses it’s a reasonable question that we should be prepared to answer. Continue reading

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Faith and Christmas posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 21


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A woman was walking down the sidewalk during the Christmas season and a reporter asked her, “What is the meaning of Christmas?” The woman responded, “Is that the day that Jesus died?” Continue reading

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Skeptics and Christmas posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 20


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Every year at this time, the Skeptics come out in force trying to debunk the Christ of Christmas. Continue reading

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Epicurus posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 19


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Two thousand years ago, Epicurus, the ancient Greek philosopher, who was NOT a Christian, said this: “What men fear is not that death is annihilation, but what they fear is that it is not.” Continue reading

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The Judo Technique posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 16


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One day I approached a gentleman with hopes of sharing the Gospel with him. But I learned he was an atheist. Continue reading

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Answers posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 15


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If someone were to ask you why you believe in God or the Bible or Jesus Christ, would you have an answer? Continue reading

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I Don’t Believe in the Bible posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 14


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As God’s witnesses, here is a very legitimate and reasonable statement that we shouldn’t be surprised to hear: “I don’t believe that the Bible is true.” Continue reading

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What is Truth? posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 13


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What is truth? Have you ever been hit with that question when sharing your faith? Continue reading

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Objection: Bible posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 12


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How do you respond to people who raise this objection: “I don’t believe in the Bible?” Continue reading

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Tract Evangelism posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 9


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Some people bash tract evangelism like it’s cold and impersonal, even outdated. But the truth is, it works. Continue reading

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The Power of Non-verbals posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 8


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Have you ever seen a scowl on a new grandmothers face as she shows you a picture of her new grandchild? I don’t think so! Continue reading

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What’s in a Tract? posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 7


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It’s unthinkable. It’s February 1975, in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. You leave a Gospel tract with a young gas station attendant you come across while you’re filling your tank. He takes the tract, shoves you, gives you an earful and while you’re stammering for words, he walks away.
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Follow Me posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 6


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Jesus said, “Follow me and I will make you to become fishers of men.” I think, deep down, every believer wants to be a fisher of men. Continue reading

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Preparing for Christmas posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 5


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You know, faith and Christmas Go Hand-In-Hand. Continue reading

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Let Go and Let God posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 2


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At first glance, some one-liners seem right on target. “Let go and let God” is one such phrase. But is it? Continue reading

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Decisions posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 1


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It’s a truism of life that very often the same decision that is praised by some is criticized by others. Continue reading

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Beautiful Feet posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 30


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I suspect that the idea of starting a monthly magazine entitled “Beautiful Feet” wouldn’t catch on. Not many of us use the adjective “beautiful” to describe feet. But the Bible does – twice! Continue reading

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A Great Partnership posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 29


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God’s providence and our participation combine for a great partnership. Continue reading

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Praying For A Visit posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 28


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Imagine. You’re sitting at the back of a church and you decide to take a chance and fill out a visitor’s card. But that’s not all, you actually pray that someone will come visit you. Continue reading

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Confidence posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 25


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Where is your confidence? Continue reading

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Thank You posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 24


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Thank you! Don’t you love to hear those words? Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Gratitude posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 23


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As believers our “works” are done out of gratitude for what Jesus did for us. And not in order to “work” our way to Heaven. Continue reading

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Good Works posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 22


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When we witness to others, it’s important to understand that saving faith is trusting in Christ alone for eternal life and not in our works. So what is the role of good works in our lives? Continue reading

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Faith and Thanksgiving Go Hand-in-Hand posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 21


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Faith and Thanksgiving Go Hand-In-Hand. Continue reading

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How I Know There Is A God posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 18


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Do you have conversations with people who don’t believe in God? If so, these people typically want actual proof that God exists. Continue reading

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How Do You Know God Exists? posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 17


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“How do you know God exists?” It’s a good question. Do you know how to respond to it? Continue reading

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The Gospel Is Power posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 16


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Remember, it is the Gospel itself, not our clever answers or power of persuasion that is the “power of God unto salvation.” Continue reading

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Standing for Christ posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 15


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Today, some Americans are celebrating Openly Secular Day – a day to declare their nonbelief. What will you be celebrating? Continue reading

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Openly Secular Day posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 14


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Have you heard about Openly Secular Day? Well, tomorrow will represent a new “coming out” as nonreligious Americans are being encouraged to celebrate their nonbelief. Continue reading

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The God-Shaped Vacuum posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 11


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Every person alive is seeking…searching for something more, something meaningful. Continue reading

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God Is Doing His Job Quite Well posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 10


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Whose job is it to prepare someone to listen to the Gospel? Continue reading

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Pamela posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 9


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I’d like you to meet Pamela. You’d like her. Just 12 years old, she’s already making a difference where she lives in Honduras. Continue reading

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Are People Open to the Gospel? posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 8


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Recently, I was in Livingstone, Zambia with a short-term mission team and I asked local pastors if people were open to hearing the Gospel in their town. How would you answer that question about your city? Continue reading

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Emelda posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 7


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Have you had the experience of leading someone to Christ? Continue reading

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Good Works posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 4


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When we witness to others, it’s important to understand that saving faith is trusting in Christ alone for eternal life and not in our works. So what is the role of good works in our lives? Continue reading

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Evaluate posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 3


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Evaluate and critique. They’re a necessary part of evangelism. Continue reading

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“Catching” Evangelism posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 2


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Evangelism or witnessing “is more caught than taught.” Continue reading

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Pastor Aaron posted by John Sorensen on Nov, 1


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Have you tried to witness to a family member only to be shut down? If so, take heart. Continue reading

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Sharing Your Faith posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 31


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Have you had the experience of praying with someone to receive Christ? If you have, then you know that there’s no experience like it. Continue reading

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Perspective posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 28


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You’ve heard the phrase, “God helps those who help themselves.” Well, it’s not biblical, but it is deeply imbedded in our minds.
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Jesus Loves Loud posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 27


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A church next to a trailer park decided to do an outreach. They turned their parking lot into a carnival and the theme was “Jesus Loves Loud!” Continue reading

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Diagnostic Questions posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 26


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Jesus Christ used questions to diagnose people’s needs and spiritual condition, and it’s a good example for us to follow. Continue reading

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Anthony posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 25


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Here was a man lost in despair. Anthony had just lost both of his parents and his only remaining family member, his grandmother, was dying. Continue reading

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Short-term Missions posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 24


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Did your church take a short-term missions trip this year? If so, we’ve got a wonderful idea that will help your trips in the future be more effective. Continue reading

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Kevin: The Seminary Student posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 21


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Kevin was a young believer who didn’t like being told what to do. Especially when it came to sharing his faith. Continue reading

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Your Testimony posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 20


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Do you know what the first tool should be in your witnessing toolbox? Continue reading

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Using Questions posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 19


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Do you struggle with how to start a spiritual conversation? Well, I’d like to suggest three questions you can ask to get started. Continue reading

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Bad News and Evangelism posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 18


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When can death and bad news possibly be used for good? Continue reading

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Too Personal posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 17


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When sharing your faith, have you ever asked someone about their spiritual life only to have them say, “That’s too personal a question?” Continue reading

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Mfango posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 14


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When you think of the “ends of the earth,” what comes to mind? Perhaps you think of places like Bamako, Seremban, Kindu Village, and Mfangano? The truth is, it could be just across the street. Continue reading

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Vietnamese Tribal Groups posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 13


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Here’s the truth. There is simply no one that you will meet today for whom the Gospel is irrelevant. Continue reading

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Prisoners and the Gospel posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 12


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Does sharing the Gospel work? Continue reading

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Saving Faith posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 11


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The Bible tells us that by grace we are saved through faith. So, when you’re telling others about Jesus, the matter of faith is crucial. Continue reading

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Sin posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 10


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You know, most people know that they’ve sinned. What they don’t know is the seriousness of that sin. Continue reading

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Eager to Share posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 7


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In the book of Romans, the Apostle Paul says he was EAGER to share the Gospel. Is that how you’d describe yourself when it comes to witnessing for Jesus Christ? Continue reading

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Pretty Prairie, Kansas posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 6


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Being from the city, one of the most unique people I’ve met, who desperately wanted to share her faith, was Pat, from Pretty Prairie, Kansas. Continue reading

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Sports posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 5


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You know, in sports there are two types of folks: the players, and the spectators. Continue reading

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Fruit That Lasts posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 4


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In the Book of John, Jesus tells us, as His disciples, that we are to bear fruit—even fruit that remains. This is a direct reference to winning people to Christ. Continue reading

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Evangelism: Privilege and Responsibility posted by John Sorensen on Oct, 3


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Sometimes I hear people say that evangelism is a gift. But it’s not. It’s a command. And as such, evangelism is both the privilege and responsibility of every believer. Continue reading

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A Matter of Discipleship posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 30


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What does sharing your faith in Christ have to do with discipleship? There is a direct connection. Continue reading

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Evangelism Is Like Flying A Plane posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 29


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I like to compare evangelism to learning how to fly a plane. Continue reading

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One Opportunity posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 28


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What if you had one opportunity to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ—just one encounter with someone whose heart is wide open? Continue reading

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Assurance posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 27


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Assurance is to be sure of something that is certain and true. Continue reading

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Starving For Spirituality posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 26


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People are starving but not for food. They’re starving for spirituality! Think about the people you know. They settle for a house, a few friends, a job, and an annual vacation. But their souls are in great hunger for truth. Continue reading

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The Judo Technique posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 23


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One day I approached a gentleman with hopes of sharing the Gospel with him. But I learned he was an atheist. Continue reading

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Winning the Person posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 22


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When we’re sharing the Gospel with someone, how should we respond if they raise a question or objection? Continue reading

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Truth posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 21


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Have you had anyone say, “That’s your truth, but it’s not mine” – or something similar? Continue reading

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Reasonable Answers posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 20


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2 Timothy 2:15 tells us, “Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth.” Continue reading

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Answers posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 19


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If someone were to ask you why you believe in God or the Bible or Jesus Christ, would you have an answer? Continue reading

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Numbers posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 16


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Some people tell me that they’re tired of ministries who get caught up in numbers. But I have to say, I don’t understand. Continue reading

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Ordinary People posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 15


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You know I really believe with all of my heart, that witnessing is the most important task believers can do. And that’s why I love to share my faith. Continue reading

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What Is Your Passion? posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 14


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Way-of-life witnessing opens up whole new careers. Continue reading

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Miracle On the Hudson posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 13


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I’m sure you remember that cool-headed pilot who ditched his plane in the Hudson River in New York years ago? How could you not now that there’s a major motion picture about it. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger was the pilot and all 155 people aboard survived because of his training. Continue reading

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Know-So Faith posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 12


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Have you come to the place in your spiritual life where you know for certain that when you die you’ll go to Heaven? Continue reading

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Thai Bihn posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 9


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How do we look at people with an eternal perspective and not just as interruptions in our day? Continue reading

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Intentional posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 8


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What does your day-to-day look like? Do you get on a bus to get to work, maybe a train? How many other trips might you make during your day . . . to get lunch, to stop at the grocery store, running another errand? Continue reading

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Spiritual Hunger posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 7


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Is there ever a time when we’re free from uncertainty and doubt?  Well, I doubt it.  Not in this world anyway. Continue reading

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Albania posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 6


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You know the Bible tells us that one day we’ll reach every tongue and every tribe and every nation with the Gospel. So every time I hear about the power of the Gospel around the world, I’m encouraged. Continue reading

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Having a Good Day? posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 5


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Your brother is an atheist. Your neighbor doesn’t believe in “organized religion”. Your boss thinks Christianity is for the birds. Having a good day? Continue reading

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Multiplication posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 2


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Today, a math lesson. Continue reading

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Lapels posted by John Sorensen on Sep, 1


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Grab someone by the lapels and ask him loudly, “Brother, are ya saved?” Well that’s one way to begin a Gospel presentation. But I don’t recommend it. Continue reading

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Conversations posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 31


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You know conversations should be a two-way street. Continue reading

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Note Cards posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 30


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In this day of texts, emails, and other electronic messaging, when was the last time you received a personal note in the mail? Continue reading

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Pattern posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 29


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Homebuilders follow a pattern. It’s called a blueprint. Chefs follow a pattern. It’s called a recipe. Over-the-road truckers follow a pattern. It’s called a map. Continue reading

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Wring Out posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 26


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Are you a spiritual sponge? Continue reading

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Grace posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 25


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You’ve heard the phrase, “God helps those who help themselves.” Well, it’s not biblical, but it’s deeply imbedded in our minds. Continue reading

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Local Church posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 24


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Way-of-life witnessing is every believer’s responsibility. But you don’t have to stand alone in it. Continue reading

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Upside Down posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 23


I heard somebody say, I don’t want to “create waves” or “upset the apple cart.” Well, I’m here to inform you that the Lord doesn’t call you to do that. In fact, He calls you to something very different – to turn the world upside down. And that’s a good thing. Continue reading

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The Gift of Evangelism posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 22


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Have you ever heard someone say, “I don’t have the gift of evangelism?” Maybe you’ve even said it. Well, good. I’m glad to hear it! Continue reading

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Happy Birthday! posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 19


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Brothers Ron & Jeff knew they couldn’t improve on the phrase “Happy Birthday”. Continue reading

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Good News Specialist posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 18


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Are you a Good News Specialist? Continue reading

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Worship posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 17


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When you’re talking to people about Jesus Christ, think about bringing worship into the conversation. Continue reading

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Saving Faith posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 16


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The Bible tells us that by grace we are saved through faith. So, when you’re telling others about Jesus, the matter of faith is crucial. Continue reading

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This Really Works posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 15


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A friend of mine frequently says, “Assumption is the lowest form of knowledge.” Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Witness posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 12


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We’ve come to the final day of Spiritual Growth Week. One day each on Bible, Prayer, Worship and Fellowship. Today is Witness! Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Fellowship posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 11


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This week we are looking at five means of spiritual growth. The fourth of the five words is Fellowship. How do you define it? Well, you know, I heard someone say, “two or more fellows in the same ship.” Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Worship posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 10


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It is easier to describe than define. In the middle of our Spiritual Growth Week, we come to the third of our five means of growth: Worship. Bible…Prayer…Worship… Fellowship…Witness. Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Prayer posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 9


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This week on Share Life Today we are looking at how to grow spiritually. Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Bible posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 8


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Have you tried to read any product labels recently? Talk about complicated! Continue reading

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Faith posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 5


We come to the final day of learning an easy to remember, hard to forget Gospel presentation. Continue reading

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Christ posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 4


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This week we’re learning an easy to remember Gospel presentation. Continue reading

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God posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 3


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This week we’re learning an easy to remember Gospel presentation. Continue reading

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Man posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 2


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This week we’re learning an easy to remember Gospel presentation. Continue reading

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Grace posted by John Sorensen on Aug, 1


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How would you like to learn an easy to remember, hard to forget Gospel presentation? Continue reading

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A Throne Built for Two posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 29


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Have you ever seen a throne built for two? A bicycle maybe, but not a throne. Continue reading

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Preclude posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 28


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Preclude. Preclude. Preclude. It’s one of the most practical “do’s” when sharing your faith in Jesus Christ. Continue reading

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Conversation Starters posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 27


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Why is it that people say, “Never discuss religion or politics?” Continue reading

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Abundant Life posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 26


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When does eternal life begin? Continue reading

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Dynamite posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 25


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You are carrying dynamite! Did you know that? Continue reading

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Bridges posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 22


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Bridges…they can be valuable tools in the area of personal evangelism. Continue reading

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Your Personal Testimony posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 21


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When’s the last time you shared your testimony with someone? Continue reading

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Are You a Christian? posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 20


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Are you a Christian? Well most people in America would still answer, “Yes!” But that’s the wrong question to ask. Continue reading

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Your Story Counts posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 19


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How can you create a desire in others to hear the Gospel? By telling them the story of how God changed you. Continue reading

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Pastor Joe Newton posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 18


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How do you build a good spiritual foundation for the young people in your church? Continue reading

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Attitude posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 15


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Has anyone ever asked you about your faith in God, in Christ, your belief in Heaven and Hell, in the Bible? What happens? Do you become defensive, go into combat mode, do you become intimidated and shutdown? You don’t have to. Continue reading

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Divine Appointments posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 14


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Have you ever heard of the concept of a divine appointment? God working in you and through you to do something particular today. Continue reading

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I Don’t Believe The Bible Is True posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 13


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As God’s witnesses, here is a very legitimate and reasonable statement that we shouldn’t be surprised to hear: “I don’t believe that the Bible is true.” Continue reading

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Bondservants posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 12


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When people question your faith, how do you respond? Continue reading

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What Is Truth? posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 11


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What is truth? Have you ever been hit with that question when sharing your faith? Continue reading

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Jesus posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 8


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When we share our faith with others, the important fact about who Jesus is must be emphasized. Continue reading

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Don’t Push posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 7


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Have you ever felt like you had to share the Gospel with everyone who crossed your path? Continue reading

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Spiritual Vital Signs posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 6


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Annual physicals are being stressed more and more. Have you had one lately? Continue reading

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Christian Nation? posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 5


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“Is America a Christian nation?” It’s a question worth pondering as we contemplate our freedom and America’s Christian heritage. Continue reading

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Are You a Patriot? posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 4


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It’s been said that the most patriotic thing we can do is win our neighbor to Christ. Continue reading

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Any Gospel Tool posted by John Sorensen on Jul, 1


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Hi, I’m John Sorensen, President of Evangelism Explosion International. Even though I’m President of EE, I’m for anyone learning any Gospel tool that they can get their hands on so they can share their faith Continue reading

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Tract Evangelism posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 30


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Some people bash tract evangelism like it’s cold and impersonal, even outdated. But it works. Continue reading

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The Power of Non-Verbals posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 29


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Have you ever seen a scowl on a new grandmothers face as she shows you a picture of her new grandchild? I don’t think so! Continue reading

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What’s In Your Wallet? posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 28


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What’s in your wallet? Who hasn’t heard that question…over and over again. Continue reading

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Only One Left posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 27


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Emma Morano is the only known person on earth who can make this claim: “I was born in the 1800s.” Continue reading

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Right Answer posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 24


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A Small Kindness posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 23


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Looks Can Be Misleading posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 22


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It Ain’t Over ’til It’s Over posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 21


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Empty Gym posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 20


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Dad, They’re Watching You posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 17


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I think children should see examples of Christ’s manhood lived out in front of them by their dads. Continue reading

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Rainbows posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 16


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Where I live in the mountains of North Carolina, rainbows are a regular occurrences. And while they’re beautiful to look at, they actually tell us something very important. Continue reading

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Community Groups posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 15


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Our hectic lifestyles are in re-defined community groups, and I’m not talking about our Sunday schools and weekday Bible studies. Continue reading

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Jesus Loves Loud posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 14


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A church next to a trailer park decided to do an outreach. They turned their parking lot into a carnival and the theme was “Jesus Loves Loud!” Continue reading

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Anthony posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 13


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Here was a man lost in despair. Anthony had just lost both of his parents and his only remaining family member, his grandmother, was dying. Continue reading

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We Love Houston posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 10


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The sign says “We Love Houston”…and of course there’s a heart in place of the word love. Continue reading

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Half Marathon posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 9


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12-year-old Lee and her Dad arrived at the last minute for the start of the 5k race, or so they thought. Continue reading

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Gratitude posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 8


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When we witness with others, it’s important to understand that saving faith is trusting in Christ alone for eternal life and not in our works. So what is the role of good works in our lives? Continue reading

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Power posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 7


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Athletes always talk about how they can get more power . . . when hitting in baseball, tackling in football, swinging in golf. And, you know, we can add more power when witnessing too. Continue reading

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Soul Winning posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 6


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Do you realize that the greatest work that God permits us to do is the work of individual soul winning? Continue reading

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Shepherd-Sheep – Guided posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 3


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As wandering sheep going astray, the Good Shepherd comes seeking and saving and protecting His sheep. Continue reading

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Shepherd-Sheep – Protected posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 2


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The most famous poem in all of literature is found in the Bible. You can probably guess it’s Psalm 23. It begins, “The Lord is my shepherd…” Continue reading

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Shepherd-Sheep – Saved posted by John Sorensen on Jun, 1


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This is day 3 of our focus on the biblical picture of the Shepherd and Sheep. All these pictures can be used when sharing your faith. Today we’ll look at the promise made by our Good Shepherd in John 10. Continue reading

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Shepherd-Sheep – Seeks Out posted by John Sorensen on May, 31


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This week we’re focusing on the biblical picture of the Shepherd and Sheep. Yesterday we focused on “Gone Astray” and werereminded that we all, like sheep, have gone astray…turned to our own way…wandering…lost. Continue reading

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Shepherd-Sheep – Gone Astray posted by John Sorensen on May, 30


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Perhaps the most popular Biblical picture illustrating our relationship with God is the Shepherd and Sheep. Continue reading

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Make Sense? posted by John Sorensen on May, 27


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When sharing our faith in Christ, there’s a critical question that needs to be asked. Continue reading

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A Non-threatening Gospel posted by John Sorensen on May, 26


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You know some things simply don’t exist. A round square…a month with 35 days… Continue reading

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Human Effort posted by John Sorensen on May, 25


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Most people don’t realize that man cannot save himself. Continue reading

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Heaven Is Free posted by John Sorensen on May, 24


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As a believer in Christ, you understand that Heaven is a free gift. Yet, sharing this statement just once with others may not drive this important truth home. Continue reading

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Show Up – Ready! posted by John Sorensen on May, 23


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You can do it all! Or can you? Continue reading

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Our Protection – The Shield posted by John Sorensen on May, 20


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Whether you already are a witness for Jesus Christ or want to be one, it should encourage you to know that God is in the protection business. Continue reading

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Our Protection – The Sword posted by John Sorensen on May, 19


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God is in the protection business and this should be especially encouraging if you are actively sharing your faith. Continue reading

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Where Do All Those Tracts Go? posted by John Sorensen on May, 18


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When’s the last time you handed someone a tract or left one at a hotel or restaurant? Continue reading

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Fix Our Eyes posted by John Sorensen on May, 17


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I’m sure you’re not surprised to hear that we’re more likely to share our faith with others when we’re feeling encouraged in our own life. Continue reading

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Vacation posted by John Sorensen on May, 16


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Summer vacations are a great time for an escape from the daily grind. They can also provide new opportunities to share your faith in Christ! Continue reading

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Testimony Blues – Ann posted by John Sorensen on May, 13


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Have you ever started to write your testimony only to realize you don’t know where to start? Or maybe you’ve gotten bogged down in the details. Well, don’t give up. Continue reading

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An Atheist In Church posted by John Sorensen on May, 12


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Why would an atheist be attending church? Continue reading

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Be Positive posted by John Sorensen on May, 11


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One of the common errors in giving a testimony is to belabor the negative and minimize the positive. Continue reading

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What’s My Story? posted by John Sorensen on May, 10


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“You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink.” Well, I’ve learned that you actually can if you have a salt tablet. And for us as Christians, our testimonies are salt tablets. Continue reading

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The Power of Your Testimony posted by John Sorensen on May, 9


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When you’re shopping, you know the value of testimonies. When I go online to purchase a product, I first read the reviews by other consumers who’ve used it. Testimonies matter. And it’s the same for us as believers in Jesus Christ. Continue reading

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Church Invite posted by John Sorensen on May, 6


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When you’re talking to people about Jesus Christ, think about inviting them to church. Continue reading

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National Day of Prayer posted by John Sorensen on May, 5


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Today, as we mark the National Day of Prayer, I hope you’ll set aside time to pray for our nation. Continue reading

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Salvation is of the Lord posted by John Sorensen on May, 4


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The essence of the evangelical faith is this: Salvation is of the Lord. Continue reading

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Prayer posted by John Sorensen on May, 3


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God’s desire is that new believers grow in their faith. One key element to spiritual growth is prayer. Continue reading

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Five Means of Growth posted by John Sorensen on May, 2


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God wants new believers to grow in their faith. And we should want that too. Continue reading

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Car Radio posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 29


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Are you on your way to or from work or out on errands right now? Do you have someone else in the car with you? If so, I have an idea for you. Continue reading

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Listening With Your Eyes posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 28


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Have you ever started a conversation with someone and the person turns away or looks at their watch? Continue reading

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Communication posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 27


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Did you know that when you communicate with someone only 7 % of your total communication is the words that you use? Continue reading

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Voting posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 26


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You know recently I voted in the primaries. While at church, someone approached me offering me a flyer with info about the local candidates. Continue reading

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Prospects posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 25


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Are you having trouble finding people whom you can share your faith in Christ with? Continue reading

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Friendship Evangelism posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 22


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There’s a popular myth today that says we have to be friends with someone before we can tell them about Jesus. The problem is that too often friendship evangelism never gets beyond friendship. Continue reading

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Friendship: One Way to Evangelism posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 21


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When’s the last time you thought of your network of relationships as an opportunity to go fishing? Continue reading

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Getting Started posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 20


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Why is it that people say, “Never discuss religion or politics?” Continue reading

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If They’ve Never Heard posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 19


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Have you ever heard someone say that they can’t believe in a God who would send people to Hell simply for not believing in a Christ they never heard of? Continue reading

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Creativity posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 18


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Some people get really creative when it comes to sharing their faith in Jesus Christ, like Cliff and Eleanor. Continue reading

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You’re Right! You Can’t! posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 15


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You know, when people tell me that they just can’t witness I tell them, you know, You’re right! On your own, you can’t!! Continue reading

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My Way posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 13


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You’ve heard this popular song over and over again. It’s called “I Did It My Way” and it’s become the sticky glue that many people have bought into. Continue reading

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The Uniqueness of Christ posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 12


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Have you ever had an unbeliever tell you that all religions are the same and that one is just as good – or bad – as the other? Continue reading

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Sharing With A Backslider posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 11


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Have you ever tried to talk to someone who has walked away from Christ – someone in a backslidden condition? Continue reading

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Heroes Needed posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 8


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If you saw a job listing that said, “Heroes wanted. Cowards need not apply,” would you apply for that job? Continue reading

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Witnesses or Expert Witnesses? posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 7


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As followers of Christ, are we called to be expert witnesses…or just witnesses? Continue reading

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Evidence for the Resurrection posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 6


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Have you ever had someone tell you they don’t believe in the Resurrection of Jesus Christ? Continue reading

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Heaven Is Free posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 5


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I’m sure you’re familiar with the phrase, “God helps those who help themselves.” Continue reading

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The Chair Illustration posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 4


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How do you explain to someone what saving faith really is? Continue reading

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Are You Ready? posted by John Sorensen on Apr, 1


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Are you ready to talk to someone about your faith – what you believe and why you believe it – at a moments notice? Continue reading

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Head Knowledge and Temporary Faith posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 31


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Do you know the key that opens the door to Heaven? And do you possess it? Continue reading

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How Do I Know? posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 30


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When sharing the Gospel with someone, how do you respond if they say, “How do I know that I really put my faith in Jesus?” Continue reading

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Arrogance posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 29


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When sharing the Gospel with someone, how do you respond if they say, “Wait a minute. How can you be certain that you are going to Heaven someday? That seems rather arrogant!” Continue reading

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A Set Of Keys posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 28


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When sharing the Gospel with someone, how do you explain faith? Continue reading

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Easter posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 25


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As Christians around the world prepare to celebrate Easter, may I ask you a question? Have you come to the place in your spiritual life where you know for certain that you’ll be with God in Heaven someday? Continue reading

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Perfect posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 24


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“My life isn’t perfect. But I know someone whose is.” Continue reading

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What Is Truth? posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 23


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What is truth? Have you ever been hit with that question when sharing your faith? Continue reading

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I Don’t Believe the Bible is True posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 22


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As God’s witnesses, here is a very legitimate and reasonable statement that we shouldn’t be surprised to hear: “I don’t believe that the Bible is true.” Continue reading

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Is The Bible True? posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 21


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Is the Bible true? As God’s witnesses it’s a reasonable question that we should be prepared to answer. Continue reading

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Great Joy! posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 18


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Do you know what one of the most observable characteristics was of New Testament Christians? Well, they were known for sharing their faith. Continue reading

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Blind Faith posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 17


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You know, some people assume that in order to believe in God we have to put away reason and take a blind leap of faith. Continue reading

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God Would Never Do That posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 16


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How often have you heard someone say, “God would never do that!” Continue reading

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The Nature Of God posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 15


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What would you think of a judge who let a bank robber, who was caught in the act, go unpunished? Continue reading

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God posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 14


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When you share the Gospel with someone, what do you tell them about God? Continue reading

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Three Sins a Day posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 11


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Have you ever thought about how many times you sin in a day? Continue reading

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Ready, Set, Jump posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 10


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What if a friend of yours was on the roof of his house, so depressed that he was ready to commit suicide? Continue reading

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Witnessing to Impossible People posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 9


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Have you ever met one of those “impossible people.” Continue reading

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Good Outweighs Bad posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 8


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You know, most people know that they’ve sinned. What they don’t know is the seriousness of that sin. Continue reading

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Record Book of Sin posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 7


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Have you ever had just a few minutes to share the Gospel? Continue reading

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What You Know and Who You Know posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 4


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Perhaps you’ve heard the saying: It’s not what you know that matters. It’s WHO you know. Continue reading

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Epicurus posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 3


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Two thousand years ago, Epicurus, the ancient Greek philosopher, who was NOT a Christian, said this: “What men fear is not that death is annihilation, but what they fear is that it is not.” Continue reading

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Worst Case Scenario posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 2


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How many times have you anticipated a worst case scenario and when the time came, it was nothing like what you feared. Continue reading

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Where Were You Born Again? posted by John Sorensen on Mar, 1


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Why were you born? Now, that’s one of those questions that college students often wrestle with. Maybe you’ve wrestled with it too. Continue reading

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The Friend’s Gift posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 29


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Some call them illustrations. Others label them object lessons. We call them… helpful! Continue reading

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They’re Drowning posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 26


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Are you familiar with the Good Samaritan Law? You know, the one that says if you see someone who is about to lose their life, you’re able to do whatever is necessary to save them? Continue reading

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What Are You Living For? posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 25


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What are you living for? You may have many talents and a profession that you work hard at but what is the overriding purpose of your life? Continue reading

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Which is Easier? posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 24


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Do you find it easy or hard to share the Gospel with others? Continue reading

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The ROD Club posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 23


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True or False? Jonah was swallowed by a whale. Continue reading

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The “Speak Up” Group posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 22


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Are you a “speak up” Christian or a “keep quiet” Christian? Continue reading

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The Path Of Most Resistance posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 19


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If there is a “path of least resistance” there must be a “path of most resistance.” Continue reading

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Spiritual Multiplication posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 18


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Here’s how addition works. Begin day 1 with one penny. Day 2 – add another penny. Repeat daily for a month. Grand total – 31 cents. Continue reading

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The Most Influential Person posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 17


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In our current cultural atmosphere, Jesus and Christianity are receiving a lot of bad press. Continue reading

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Gratitude or Grumbling posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 16


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Gratitude or grumbling. Which of these characterizes you. Continue reading

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40 and Counting posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 15


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“I keep running out of those Spiritual Birth Certificates.” This is what we call a “hallelujah problem.” Continue reading

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Our Life As A Branch posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 12


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Picture language is really quite extensive in the Bible. In John 15, Jesus calls us branches. Continue reading

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Simply Ask For Permission posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 11


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Do this one thing and you will never again encounter the objection, “I don’t like people cramming religion down my throat.” Continue reading

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One Excuse is as Good as Another posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 10


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Over the years, we’ve heard many excuses for why Christians don’tshare the Gospel. Continue reading

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An Extended Exchange posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 9


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It was described as an “extended exchange.” Continue reading

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Ministry Partners posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 8


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Moses had a speech impediment. When called by God to confront Pharoah, Moses reminded God that he was slow of speech. This impediment could make it impossible for Moses to speak with any authority. Continue reading

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A “Know-So” Faith posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 5


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Perhaps the greatest certainty in our time is that uncertainty is on the increase. Continue reading

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Let Go and Let God posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 4


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At first glance, some one-liners seem right on target. “Let go and let God” is one such phrase. But is it? Continue reading

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Decisions posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 3


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It’s a truism of life that very often the same decision that is praised by some is criticized by others. Continue reading

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Beautiful Feet posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 2


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I suspect that the idea of starting a monthly magazine entitled “Beautiful Feet” wouldn’t catch on. Continue reading

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A Great Partnership posted by John Sorensen on Feb, 1


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God’s providence and our participation combine for a great partnership. Continue reading

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A Day of Good News posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 29


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One of the ways the Holy Spirit brings conviction into our lives is through the Bible. Continue reading

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Easy Truth and Hard Truth posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 28


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Do you prefer the easy days or the hard days? The easy assignments or the hard assignments? Continue reading

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Confidence posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 27


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Where is your confidence? Continue reading

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Lazarus, Come Out! posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 26


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We may not have met them, but we know them. Continue reading

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Up posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 25


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Direction is important, unless you don’t care where you’re going. Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Witness posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 22


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We’ve come to the final day of Spiritual Growth Week. One day each on Bible, Prayer, Worship and Fellowship. Today is Witness! Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Fellowship posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 21


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This week we are looking at five means of spiritual growth. The fourth of the five words is Fellowship. How do you define it? Well, you know, I heard someone say, “two or more fellows in the same ship.” Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Worship posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 20


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It is easier to describe than define. In the middle of our Spiritual Growth Week, we come to the third of our five means of growth: Worship. Bible…Prayer…Worship… Fellowship…Witness. Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Prayer posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 19


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This week on Share Life Today we are looking at how to grow spiritually. Continue reading

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Means of Growth: Bible posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 18


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Have you tried to read any product labels recently? Talk about complicated! Continue reading

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How Can There Be A God? posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 15


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Once in a while I’ll hear somebody say, “How can there be a good God with so much evil in the world?” Continue reading

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The God-Shaped Vacuum posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 14


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Every person alive is seeking…searching for something more, something meaningful. Continue reading

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God is Doing His Job Quite Well posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 13


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Whose job is it to prepare someone to listen to the Gospel? Continue reading

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Christian? posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 12


Let’s say you’re sharing with someone that you’re pretty sure is not a Christian and yet they proclaim, “Oh, I’m a Christian!” What then? Continue reading

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Arrogance? posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 11


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The Bible is clear when telling us in 1 John 5:13, that we can know for certain that we’ll be in Heaven with God someday. But what if someone questions your certainty and calls you arrogant. Continue reading

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Gospel Outline – Faith posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 8


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For our final word, picture the smallest finger on your hand because our final word is Faith. Grace, Man, God and Christ, Faith. Continue reading

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Gospel Outline – Christ posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 7


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This being day 4, picture your ring finger and think of the Bridegroom because today’s word is CHRIST. Continue reading

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Gospel Outline – God posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 6


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Today we’ll focus on Word 3 – God Continue reading

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Gospel Outline – Man posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 5


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Today, we’re using our second finger, our pointer finger for the second word – MAN – meaning the entire human race. Continue reading

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Gospel Outline – Grace posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 4


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How would you like to learn an easy to remember, hard to forget Gospel presentation? Continue reading

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Only One Life posted by John Sorensen on Jan, 1


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The old axiom – “Only one life and soon tis past, only what’s done for Christ will last, is a good reminder for each of us as we begin this new year. Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve Invitation posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 31


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As we prepare to start a new year, I’d like to ask you a question. Do you know for certain that you’ll be in Heaven with God someday? Continue reading

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Does God Exist? posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 30


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“How do you know God exists?” It’s a good question. Do you know how to respond to Continue reading

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Upside Down posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 29


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I heard somebody say, I don’t want to “create waves” or “upset the apple cart.” Well, I’m here to inform you that the Lord doesn’t call you to do that. In fact, He calls you to something very different – to turn the world upside down. And that’s a good thing Continue reading

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Looking For Fullfilment posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 28


Millions of people around us are looking for fulfillment. But, as Christ followers, how do we share with them what God has done for us and the full life that Jesus offers? Continue reading

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The Gift of God posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 25


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The gift of God is eternal life in Jesus Christ. That is not only Good News. It’s GREAT news! Continue reading

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Christmas and Bible Prophecy posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 24


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Is the Bible true? As God’s witnesses it’s a reasonable question that we should be prepared to answer. Continue reading

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Faith and Christmas posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 23


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A woman was walking down the sidewalk during the Christmas season and a reporter asked her, “What is the meaning of Christmas?” The woman responded, “Is that the day that Jesus died?” Continue reading

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Skeptics and Christmas posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 22


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Every year at this time, the Skeptics come out in force trying to debunk the Christ of Christmas. Continue reading

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Pamela posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 21


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I’d like you to meet Pamela. You’d like her. Just 12 years old, she’s already making a difference where she lives in Honduras. Continue reading

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Good Works posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 18


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When we witness to others, it’s important to understand that saving faith is trusting in Christ alone for eternal life and not in our works. So what is the role of good works in our lives? Continue reading

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Perspective posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 17


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You’ve heard the phrase, “God helps those who help themselves.” Well, it’s not biblical, but it is deeply imbedded in our minds. Continue reading

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Evaluate posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 16


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Evaluate and critique. They’re a necessary part of evangelism. Continue reading

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Objection: Bible posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 15


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How do you respond to people who raise this objection: “I don’t believe in the Bible?” Continue reading

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Follow-up posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 14


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You know, there’s no better feeling than praying with someone when they’ve committed their life to Christ. Continue reading

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What’s In Your Wallet? posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 11


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What’s in your wallet? Who hasn’t heard that question…over and over again. Continue reading

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Shy? posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 10


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If you are shy, I can understand why you would believe that evangelism is too difficult for you. But the good news is, it doesn’t have to be. Continue reading

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Follow Me posted by John Sorensen on Dec, 9