“… [N]ow it shall spring forth…” Isaiah 43:19b.
What? Is Friendship/Relationship Evangelism:
¢ Evangelism that is intentional about bringing the Good News to someone in the context of a relationship.
¢ Intentional focus on friendship.
¢ Places a high value on people.
“Every person has a right to hear the Gospel in a way that they can understand” – Jim Rayburn, Young Life
Ø Engage (build) a relationship with someone.
Ø Win someone to Christ.
Ø Maintain the relationship with someone.
For April and May, record the following-:
1. How many you engaged (built) a relationship with? _____________________
2. How many you won to Christ? ______________________
3. How many you maintained the relationship with? ______________________
Note: A majority of believers have come to faith through relationships. Therefore, while the ultimate goal is to win someone to Christ, there is evangelistic value in forming and maintaining relationships.
Enclosed is a form to record your personal progress. Once completed please submit to your local church. Consolidated church results should be submitted to the Northeast Regional Office by June 16th.
Church of God of Prophecy
Northeast Region Evangelism Ministry
P.O. Box 11652
Albany, N.Y. 12211
The church recording the most in each category above will be recognized at the Northeast Regional Convention July 16-18, 2015.