Sermons on “Evangelism”
Wrapping up our four weeks focusing on inviting people to church, Father Thomas asks us why we should ever take the risk of rejection by inviting someone to church. Jesus has a more challenging answer than we might like.
As we begin our four week focus on inviting folks to church, we need to make sure we know what we’re inviting them to. Jesus’ Beatitudes provide a surprisingly aggressive answer.
It was an exciting moment when God’s people returned to a rebuilt Jerusalem and gathered for an oral reading of the Law of Moses. But no one could understand! Their solution is our solution—and our responsibility—in the midst of a world who also can’t understand what God has for them.