Category Archives: sharing Jesus

How Jesus Dealt With A Lost, Religious Man

“speaking the truth in love” (Eph 4.15 NAS). In John 3, a lost, religious man comes to Jesus. He is curious about Jesus ‘signs.’ A few observations and applications:  1. Jesus and Nicodemus appear to be strangers;   2. Jesus promptly … Continue reading

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“I’m 87 percent sure of going to heaven,” she said.

  Today in a public reception area I talked with three teens. One girl, perhaps 18 or so, was asked if she knew which way she would go if she died tonight?” She replied, “I am 87 percent sure of … Continue reading

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Is sharing Jesus “judging” others?

  “Do not judge, lest you be judged. For in the way you judge, you will be judged; and by your standard of measure, it will be measured to you. And why do you look at the speck that is … Continue reading

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11 Excuses Not To Be Saved

1. ”I’ll wait and be saved on my death bed.” ANSWER: *Giving old, wilted flowers to a friend is not much evidence of love and devotion. * Some planning to be saved at midnight, die at 11:30. *Each time we … Continue reading

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An Atheist Approached Me

An avowed atheist recently replied to a letter to the editor I wrote. We have exchanged several candid but cordial emails since. Several comments  about sharing Jesus with atheists/evolutionists/antisupernaturalists: 1. We each unsuccessfully tried to undermine the other’s faith by … Continue reading

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10 Comments “Dead,” Religious People Don’t Make

Time and again well schooled, refined folk get easily embarrassed at the sound of simple Bible concepts: beings saved, born again, blood of Jesus.  Nicodemus and the Pharisees were very religious but not saved. (Jn 8.44). I grew up “religious’ in a … Continue reading

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