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(Acts 1:8 NLT) But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you. And you will be my witnesses, telling people about me everywhere–in Jerusalem, throughout Judea, in Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”
√ I can change my world one PERSON AT A TIME.
(Luke 10:27 ESV) And he answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself.”
(Luke 10:36 ESV) Which of these three, do you think, proved to be a neighbor to the man who fell among the robbers?”
(2 Timothy 4:5 NLT) … Work at telling others the Good News, and fully carry out the ministry God has given you.
THE FIRST THING YOU CAN DO IS ….
√ Become AWARE.
(Romans 10:14 NLT) But how can they call on him to save them unless they believe in him? And how can they believe in him if they have never heard about him? And how can they hear about him unless someone tells them?
(1 Corinthians 3:5-6 NLT) After all, who is Apollos? Who is Paul? We are only God’s servants through whom you believed the Good News. Each of us did the work the Lord gave us. I planted the seed in your hearts, and Apollos watered it, but it was God who made it grow.
√ PRAY for them.
*Pray that the Father draws them to Jesus – John 6:44
*Pray against the spirit that blinds their minds. – 2 Corinthians 4:4
*Pray they come to have a real relationship with God. – Romans 8:15
* Pray God sends believers into their lives. – Matthew 9:38
* Pray for a revelation of who Jesus is and what He did for them. – Ephesians 1:17
(Ephesians 1:17 NLT) asking God, the glorious Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, to give you spiritual wisdom and insight so that you might grow in your knowledge of God.
√ Show you CARE.
(Mark 2:16-17 NLT) But when the teachers of religious law who were Pharisees saw him eating with tax collectors and other sinners, they asked his disciples, “Why does he eat with such scum?” When Jesus heard this, he told them, “Healthy people don’t need a doctor–sick people do. I have come to call not those who think they are righteous, but those who know they are sinners.”
(1 Corinthians 9:22-23 NLT) When I am with those who are weak, I share their weakness, for I want to bring the weak to Christ. Yes, I try to find common ground with everyone, doing everything I can to save some. I do everything to spread the Good News and share in its blessings.
√ Be ready to SHARE.
(1 Peter 3:15 NLT) Instead, you must worship Christ as Lord of your life. And if someone asks about your Christian hope, always be ready to explain it.
(Acts 20:24 NLT) But my life is worth nothing to me unless I use it for finishing the work assigned me by the Lord Jesus–the work of telling others the Good News about the wonderful grace of God.