With so much emphasis today on being missional, contextual, and radical it’s easy to forget the simplicity and significance of the truth that gospel makes us into lovers—lovers of God and lovers of others. Instead of trying to be trendy, edgy, hardcore, or hipster, we should strive to be the neighbors everyone wants to have next door. Now that would be edgy. Maybe even taboo.
Fast-forward six years, a couple of gray hairs, a couple extra pounds and two babies later. Don’t get me wrong my husband is still handsome but, the thought of moving overseas no longer sounded sweet, romantic or easy. It sounded down right terrifying. Thinking about moving our family to another country, away from family and friends, and to a place where we can’t communicate easily or face to face is so stressful and overwhelming.
The key to evangelism is spending time with God—reading and studying your bible, praying, etc. Evangelism is an over-flow of your heart and it begins with your relationship with God.