Resources About Missions & Witnessing
The Apostle Paul was crafted for God’s purposes. He was God’s agent who would spread the Gospel to the nations of the Earth. Yet this was not a position of grandeur and glamor. As Paul testified before all who would hear him, he was assaulted with regularity, suffering for the …
“Now as He walked by the sea of Galilee, He saw Simon and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea, for they were fishers. And Jesus said unto them, Come ye after me, and I will make you to become fishers of men. And straightway they forsook their nets, and followed Him.”—Mark 1:16–18 The opening part of the chapter talks of things that happened to our Lord immediately preceding the opening of His public ministry. He was identified with the Father in heaven in all His purposes for men. He was baptized identifying Himself with … Read More >
Sharing the Free Gift that Matters this Christmas… and a story to encourage you “We don’t have gifts here. We have no money and there is nothing to buy in the stores. The best we can do is get together for a meal and sing carols—and make sure that the neighbors don’t hear us.” How different Christmas is for my friend Victor Krutkow, whom Rebecca and I visited in Belarus several years ago! But in many countries of the world, whole populations will neither give nor receive Christmas presents. Many Americans will also not give gifts this year—for lack … Read More >
We can fish in the most improbable places, at the most inappropriate times, and even among impossible people.
Ask Pastor Lutzer
In a sermon you said that pluralism is here to stay in America and we should get used to it …
Byron, I’m so glad that you’re thinking about these things. Let me first say that I think you misunderstood what …
The book of Acts shows us the light of the Gospel confronting the pagan culture of the day. This is especially clear in the courage and relentless passion of Paul and his companions as they established churches and witnessed wherever they went. In this series of messages, Pastor Lutzer helps …
The world is filled with lost and hurt people. In this pair of sermons, the compassion of Christ is unveiled toward the troubled and marginalized. Pastor Lutzer challenges us by Jesus’ example, asking us if we will be the heart and touch of Jesus in a broken world …
How to Witness to a Muslim You don’t have to cross an ocean to witness to Muslims. There are at least four million Muslims in America, and their numbers are growing. The fact is that most Muslims in America are open to talking about their religion, and willing to engage us regarding Christianity, if only we show them respect and true friendship. Just as we would resent those who would demean our religion, so they resent those who approach them with an attitude of superiority or condemnation. Love opens the door to dialogue and understanding. But how should we present … Read More >
Redemption is at the heart of who God is.
The Holy Spirit who lives in us works through us to convict the world of sin, righteousness, and judgment.