Sept. 22 | The Role of the Preacher in Preaching the Gospel

Romans 10:15, “And how can anyone preach unless they are sent? As it is written: “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!” The role of the preacher is to be called, filled with the Holy Spirit, trained and sent out to win souls and make new disciples. All disciples are to be…

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Sept. 21 | The Gospel & The Evangelist

Ephesians 4:11-12, “11 So Christ himself gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers, 12 to equip his people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up.” In today’s passage Paul taught that Jesus gave the five-fold ministry gifts to the church when the Holy Spirit was…

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Sept. 20 | Signs That Follow the Gospel

Mark 16:17, “And these signs will accompany those who believe: In my name they will drive out demons; they will speak in new tongues.” When God chose Moses to be His representative He gave him miraculous signs to verify the message (Exodus 4:1-17). The same is true when Jesus spoke to his disciples to go and preach…

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Sept. 19 | Sharing the Gospel With Friends

John 1:45, “Philip found Nathanael and told him, “We have found the one Moses wrote about in the Law, and about whom the prophets also wrote —Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph.” One of the most effective ways to see people come to Christ is through your friendships. In today’s verse Philip invited his friend…

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Sept. 18 | Five Excuses Not to Publicly Preach the Gospel

2 Timothy 4:5, “But you, keep your head in all situations, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, discharge all the duties of your ministry.” Here are the top five excuses people make to not be obedient to Jesus’ command to street witness. Below the excuses are biblical responses. Being a public witness isn’t…

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Sept. 17 | The Gospel & Public Witness

Luke 14:23, “Then the master told his servant, ‘Go out to the roads and country lanes and compel them to come in, so that my house will be full.” Some well-intentioned Christians have said that though all believers are to preach the “message” of Jesus, not everyone is commanded to follow the witnessing “method” of Jesus.…

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Sept. 16 | The Gospel Centered House

Acts 16:31, “They replied, “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved— you and your household.” Salvation is a personal decision that only can be made by an individual who desires to place their faith and trust in the gospel of Jesus Christ. God has told us in 1 Timothy 2:4 that He, “wants…

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Sept. 15 | The Gospel in Modern Times

Acts 19:20, “In this way the word of the Lord spread widely and grew in power.” Never before has the gospel spread faster and more effectively across the world than right now. Like in the book of Acts, the gospel net is spreading wide and growing by the power of God. Just in the last few…

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Sept. 14 | The Gospel in Church History

Galatians 1:6-7, “6 I am astonished that you are so quickly deserting the one who called you to live in the grace of Christ and are turning to a different gospel — 7 which is really no gospel at all. Evidently some people are throwing you into confusion and are trying to pervert the gospel of…

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Sept. 13 | Paul and the Gospel

1 Thessalonians 2:4, “On the contrary, we speak as those approved by God to be entrusted with the gospel. We are not trying to please people but God, who tests our hearts.” Other than Jesus, Paul is the most significant person in the New Testament concerning the gospel. In his book to the Romans, he writes…

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