This will be my last post on this question. We have been talking about John 3:16 and how the first step in mentoring a new believer is to confirm their understanding of conversion. The last issue I want to raise relative to this discussion is that of counting the costs of following Jesus. John 3:16…Continue reading Count the Cost in Conversion?
I really appreciate the feedback you have given me so far. Last week’s blog was especially helpful as one of the comments emphasized that in some cultures, the uniqueness of Christ does need to be emphasized. We are still working through John 3:16 in an attempt to clarify how we present conversion, making sure that…Continue reading The “Whoever” of the Cross Includes You
First of all, let me say thank you to so many of you who responded to my last blog about the minimum it takes to be a Christian. It was good to see a wide range responses. At first the responses were primarily propositional. Believe. Confess (with the qualification that confession might be an act…Continue reading How I Would Explain What It Means to Be a Christian (in 2 minutes or less)