(Matthew 4:18-19 NLT) One day as Jesus was walking along the shore of the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers–Simon, also called Peter, and Andrew–throwing a net into the water, for they fished for a living. Jesus called out to them, “Come, follow me, and I will show you . . . . . . . . . . . how to fish for people!”
(Proverbs 11:30 NIV) The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and the one who is wise saves lives.
(Colossians 4:5-6 NIV) Be wise in the way you act toward outsiders; make the most of every opportunity. Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.
√ Be wise in our MOMENTS.
(Psalm 37:23 NKJV) The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD, And He delights in his way.
(Proverbs 16:9 NLT) We can make our plans, but the LORD determines our steps.
√ Be wise in our MANNER.
(Matthew 5:13-14 MSG) “Let me tell you why you are here. You’re here to be salt-seasoning that brings out the God-flavors of this earth… Here’s another way to put it: You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world.”
(Matthew 5:16 NLT) In the same way, let your good deeds shine out for all to see, so that everyone will praise your heavenly Father.
(1 Corinthians 9:22 LB) “…Whatever a person is like, I try to find common ground with him so that he will let me tell him about Christ and let Christ save him.”
√ Be wise in our MESSAGE.
(1 Peter 3:15-16 NIV) But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect, …
( 1 Peter 2:9-10 MSG) But you are the ones chosen by God, chosen for the high calling of priestly work, chosen to be a holy people, God’s instruments to do his work and speak out for him, to tell others of the night-and-day difference he made for you—from nothing to something, from rejected to accepted.
1. Share HOPE.
2. Share MY CHURCH.
(Luke 14:23 LB) Go out into the country…and urge anyone you find to come in, so that My house will be full.
3. Share CHRIST.
(Acts 4:12 NLT) There is salvation in no one else! God has given no other name under heaven by which we must be saved.”
(Romans 10:9-10 NLT) If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is by believing in your heart that you are made right with God, and it is by confessing with your mouth that you are saved.