By Aaron E. Ziebarth, Executive Director
It usually happens about every other week. A volunteer in the Released Time Bible Program tells me how excited they are that they were able to share their testimony with a child. And then they tell me something to the extent that, “It has been a long time since that has happened,” or “I have never been able to do that before.”
I am so thankful that they have the opportunity to share their faith, and then are able to see children respond to the gospel.
On Friday, October 20, 2017 I read the following devotional from the legendary missionary Leroy Eims, a missionary with the Navigators for many years before going home with the Lord. https://www.navigators.org/ May this encourage us all as to share our faith more.
“I tell you…there will be more rejoicing in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous persons who do not need to repent.” – Luke 15:7
I attended a Christian conference where two men gave a testimony on the subject of evangelism. The first man told of a meeting at which the speaker asked everyone to jot down the names of five friends who were nonChristians, and then begin praying for them on a regular basis. He and his wife just stared at each other. They didn’t have five nonChristian friends.
They began to look for ways to meet nonChristians. The husband went to the local gym and met a...