The Weekly Herald: How To Share Your Testimony

This week: We're discussing best practices when it comes to sharing your testimony! We know you want to talk about Jesus with friends and family. Here are some important things to keep in mind.

6️⃣  PRINCIPLES WHEN SHARING YOUR TESTIMONY

Shelby Abbott loves telling people her spiritual story. The testimony of how Christ came into her life is always exciting to share, and pretty easy to do.

It’s the story of her restored relationship with God that came to her through no effort of her own, but solely through the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Read her tips here at The Gospel Coalition >>>


📚 TIPS ON GETTING OVER NERVOUSNESS

No matter how simple or complicated it is, your story (or “testimony”) is meant to be told and can help introduce people to Jesus (John 4:29,39).

If you’ve ever felt nervous or unsure about sharing your story, here are some tips that can help you take that step of faith.

Read more tips from CRU right here >>>


🤝  WHAT DOES "BEAR WITNESS" MEAN?

What does the word "witness" mean in the Bible? Isn't a witness just someone testifying in a courtroom? Why does Jesus keep saying He "bears witness"? And how can we bear witness today?

In the Gospel of John, we see an interesting dialogue between Jesus and Pontius Pilate.

Read more here >>>


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👋 HOW TO SHARE THE GOSPEL WITH STRANGERS

What emotions or thoughts come to mind when you hear the word “evangelism”? Is it excitement about the privilege to tell others the best news they will ever hear?

It doesn't have to be that way >>>


QUOTE OF THE WEEK

"The Great Commission is not an option to be considered; it is a command to be obeyed."

— Hudson Taylor