The goal is to lead students to share Christ on the campus through a variety of methods and in all ministry areas. We are the pacesetter, setting the example in speech and action.
Biblical Basis: Acts 1:8, Acts 2:42–47, Acts 4:29, Matthew 28:19–20, Colossians 1: 28,29, Colossians 4:2–6
Implications of Christ's Death & Resurrection by Rick Spencer
The Role of the Holy Spirit in Evangelism by Rick Spencer
Pacesetter: Reaching the lost through intentional prayer, conversation, and a variety of entry points.
Spiritual Focus: Interceding for the lost through a student-led prayer movement including prayer-walking, prayer room, on-campus prayer gatherings and more.
Equipping: Training students to share their faith as a part of the overall BSM strategy.
Incarnational: Targeting 10-15 hours per week for on-campus training with students.
Evangelism Tasks for New Workers
Prayerwalk the campus at least once a month.
Spend a minimum of 10-15 hours per week on campus training students to share their faith.
Lead a seeker small group.
Teach the “Bridge Illustration” to the leadership team.
Read Becoming a Contagious Christian by Bill Hybels
Pray for the lost during each meeting with students.
Provide evangelism training each semester for leadership team. (Year 2)
Read Red Moon Rising: How 24-7 Prayer Is Awakening a Generation by Pete Greig. (Year 3)
Evaluate the overall effectiveness of reaching the lost with your Supervisor. (Year 3)
Top Reading Recommendations
Becoming a Contagious Christian by Bill Hybels
Red Moon Rising by Pete Greig
Questioning Evangelism by Randy Newman
Additional Reading Recommendations
I Once Was Lost: What Postmodern Skeptics Taught Us About Their Path to Jesus by Don Everts and Doug Schaupp
Further Reading Recommendations
Finding Common Ground by Tim Downs
Hurt: Inside the World of Today's Teenagers by Chap Clark
Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis
Prayer Walking: Praying on Site with Insight by Steve Hawthorne
The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism by Timothy Keller
Worship Evangelism by Sally Morgenthaler
It’s a Matter of Time: Exploring Evangelism with Rico Tice - Great discussion on evangelism by Tim Keller and Rico Tice, minister of Evangelism at All Souls Church in London.