“I think a lot of ‘First Baptist Churches’ in small town get a reputation for being concerned only for the people inside the church, and we want to change that in our city. We feel like the best way we can do that is not by promoting ourselves, but by promoting the Kingdom. ”
Wayne Jenkins and others returning from Brazil are sharing testimonies of widespread revival in churches, communities, prisons and schools, along with a recorded 3,202 salvation decisions.
If we are to be effective witnesses of the gospel today, we need to recover the art of persuasion, of presenting the gospel to people who don’t agree with us or care about our message. This is the purpose of Os Guinness’s latest book, Fool’s Talk.