IS BIBLICAL EVANGELISM?
passages: John 1:35-51, 4:1-42; Matt. 9:9-12, 28:16-20;
Acts 8:1-8, 26-40,
Matthew 28:18-20, the Lord Jesus Christ commissioned
His disciples and every other believer. In verse 18,
the sphere of His authority, in verse 19, He ________
the disciples their lifelong activity or task, and
in verse 20 He _______ them and us of the limitless
availability of the Trinity.
this special presentation, I will define
the components of evangelism,
give a digest
of the evangelistic message, diagnose the essential ingredients of the evangelistic message, and describe the effectiveness of Body Evangelism.
order to make this information meaningful, let me
encourage you to fill in a few blanks as we move through
“To evangelize is to so _______
Christ in the ________ of the Holy Spirit, so that men, women and
children shall come to put their _______ in God through Him, to
Him as their Savior, and serve Him as their Lord
(King) in the fellowship of His Church.”
proclaimer must present the Lord Jesus Christ in power
of the Holy Spirit. Because ___________
is by grace alone, through faith alone, and in Christ
alone. The definition includes God, the Father, God,
the Son, and God, the Holy Spirit! Why? Because salvation
is a trinitarian
reality, _______by the Father (Eph.1:3-6),
by the Son (Rom.5:6-8), and __________
by the Holy Spirit (John 3:3-6).
II. EIGHT EVANGELISTIC COMPONENTS DELINEATED
Declaring a ____________
message (1 Cor. 1:18-31).
So that men, women, and children may
________ to put their trust in God
Proclaiming Christ as the ______ Savior (Matt.1:21; 2 Cor.5:17-21).
Setting forth Christ as _________ (Lord) (Rom.10:8,9).
Challenging men with a specific ___________ with a specific application.
Exhorting sinners to _________
Christ as Lord and Savior.
Training the saved to _________
Christ as their King in the fellowship of His Church.
III. THE EVANGELISTIC MESSAGE IN DIGEST
What is the evangelistic message? The gospel
of Christ – Him
crucified, buried, raised,
and seated at the right hand of
the Father. It is the message of man’s
God’s sovereign grace,
human guilt, divine forgiveness,
birth and obedient living
for God’s ________ alone.
IV. ESSENTIAL INGREDIENTS OF AN EVANGELISTIC GOSPEL
The gospel is a message about ________ (Isa.6:1-8).
The gospel is a message about ________
The gospel is a message about the Lord __________
The gospel is a message about a ___________ to faith and repentance.
The demand is for _______
as well as for repentance. The demand
is for _____________ as well as for faith.
Acts 20:21, says, “…repentance toward God
and faith toward our
Lord Jesus Christ.”
EFFECTIVE BODY EVANGELISM IN DESCRIPTIVE
What is Body Evangelism? Body evangelism
refers to the context in
which the gift of evangelism is exercised
at the local church level.
is the process of corporate influence a local church
exerts upon its locality by the demonstration of:
Corporate concern for the ____________ (Acts 8:1-8).
an influence is _______ by God to authenticate the
message of salvation in areas where local
churches are already
established. This corporate responsibility
is the ______
of evangelism in the local church.
EFFECTIVE PRAYER (Matt. 9:35-38; James
5:16; 1 Tim.2:1-4)
ENERGIZED COMMUNITY CONCERN (Matt.
ELECTRIFYING EVANGELISTIC OUTREACH