second phase of evangelism is referred to as watering
We believe it is implicit in this language that soul
winning, in most cases, is a process which takes place
over time. By anecdotal testimony, few people come to
CHRIST on their first contact with the gospel. Thus, the
aforementioned process is the norm in the vast majority
of cases. This watering portion can include many
resources other than tracts. Books, dvds, posters,
charts, comic books, gospel television, gospel radio,
cds, brochures, booklets, pamphlets and other Christian
contacts can all be part of the witnessing pathology and
add a little fertilizer to the mix.
would fail me to relate my own story in this regard. I'm
sure those who are interested get the picture. As long
as the Word of GOD is included, many types of media can
be used in furthering the work of the LORD. Here a
little, there a little is our manner of operation.
first quote retells the beginnings of mankinds
recordings by written word. Needless to say, there are
many books today. I wonder what Moses would think?
Regardless, as long as the Word of GOD is being spread,
few other things matter.
In the second quote, we visit the church age and the
principle writer of the New Testament letters. This is
how the watering takes place. With additional scriptures
and maybe some informational resources as well, the
truth is breaking up the packed-down soil, piercing
through the briers and weeds and battling courageously
with stone and thorn.
again, ours is to be faithful. What else can we do?