"WHAT EVERY CHRISTIAN KNOWS TO DO"
Introductio: If our church would do one-half of what we
know to do we could evangelize in five years! But
what is the problem? ( 6'mL ck~c
*I want to remind you of s5me things we are to do:
T.S.- God told Ezekiel to go and speak to Israel:
1. EVERY CHRISTIAN HAS BEEN COMMISSIONED BY GOD TO GO AND
Exp: The verbs "go", "speak", and "tell" are all present
tense verbs and have to do with a commission that
ckicl sto fulfill.
Ill: Freddie Gageto ys: "We need to stop condemning sin-
ners for not coming to church to hear the gospel, and
start condemning Christians for not going from the
church with the gospel."
Satan has deceived us and given us his philosophy
of "come and hear" rather than- the philosophy of
Jesus as he said to "go and tell".
App: Every Christian here knows it is God's will for us
to go and tell. But when we refuse to do it we
walk in disobedience and quench the Spirit.
CDr. L.L. Morriltated: "Soul winning is not
just an agenda, it is THE AGENDA for the church.
You have a choice to choose the Sunday School,
Brotherhood, and WMU, but you do not have a choice
b, twinning coul1- Thst is a command from Jesus."
2. EVERY CHRISTIAN HAS THE HOLY SPIRIT TO ACCOMPANY HIM AS
HE GOES AND TELLS.(3:12, 14)
Exp: "Spirit lifted me up"-above his natural ability
"exalted God"-in what was said
"embittered in the rage of my spirit"-I did not
want to go BUT... the hand of God was strong upon
App: Many of us say, "We cannot share Christ with others"
"I am not a talker", God wants to use you just the
way you are.
/R.A. Torrey) says: "He empowers our personality and
uses what we are and have."
Ill: Some of us think we are so spiritual and yet we do
not share Christ with others.
/Ron Thirin says: "The ultimate of the Spirit-filled
life is sharing Jesus with others."
LL.R. ScarboroughD former president of SWBTS stated:
"When we possess the unction of ...
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