Evangelism Our Real Work—Evangelistic work, opening the Scriptures to others, warning men and women of what is coming upon the world, is to occupy more. expanding work. Some phases of evangelism have been delineated in nearly all the Ellen G. White books. Through the years, in the. Review and Herald, Signs. Some Key Thoughts from Ellen White on City Evangelism. The Urgent Need of Sharing the Gospel Message. When I think of the cities in which so little has been .
Chatting With a New Believer About the Work —A woman about forty years of age was introduced to me, who has just decided to obey the truth, in Canterbury. Satan watches for a chance to get the advantage of ministers who are advocating the truth, and when they cease to put their entire trust in God, and their words are not in the spirit and love of Christ, the angels of God cannot strengthen and enlighten them.
New species of idolatry are continually being introduced into society. But the perplexing question is yet unsolved, how they will be sustained. The lay members of the eyw are to share in the work of soul-saving.
Through the temptations of the enemy, Sister H has given up the truth There should be no delay in this well-planned effort to educate the church members.
We next visited Sister G, who is a widow Here are your neighbors all around you. We are bidden to go forth as Christ’s messengers, to teach, instruct, and persuade men and women, to urge upon their attention the word of life.
In Debate We Meet Satan —Ministers who contend with opposers of the truth of God, do not have to meet men merely, but Satan and his host of evil angels.
I thank you for the books. Let no one attempt to use the Testimonies to vindicate the establishment of large business interests in the cities. We all need to be wide awake, that, as the way ega, we may advance the work in the large cities. The Highest, Greatest Work —The Lord designs that the presentation of evangflism message shall be the highest, greatest work carried on in the world at this time. For twenty-two years our wanderings on this journey have seemed indeed mysterious to us, but here we met quite a company who are now believers in the truth, and who date their first experience from the influence of that little book.
I tried to do all in my power to help Sister H. We had planned to drive into the mountains, Presenting Truth to Prejudiced Minds —God’s ministers should not count the opportunity of engaging in discussion a great privilege. The Bible is full of riches, and I want to have all the opportunity to hear and evangelixm, so that I can help others.
Israel did not defy Goliath but Goliath made his proud boasts against God and His people. It is that which pulled me out of the mire. There is a special power in the presentation of the truth at the present time; but how long will it continue?
Speeding the Message —As a people we greatly need to humble our hearts before God, pleading His forgiveness for our neglect to fulfill the gospel commission. At last we were successful. Amid the tumult of excitement with confusion in every place, there is a work to be done in the world. God has sent warning after warning that our schools and publishing houses and sanitariums are to be established out of the city, in places where the youth may be taught most effectively what is truth. But I determined that my efforts should never cease till these dear souls, for whom I had so great an interest, yielded to God.
Men are needed who will push the triumphs of the cross, who will persevere under discouragements and privations, who will have the zeal and resolution and faith that are indispensable to the missionary field. The daughter recently met with an accident They must have push and earnest, unwavering faith In connection with the proclamation of the message in large cities, there are many kinds of work to be done by laborers with varied gifts.
He said as soon as he made the p. The responsibility of warning the world rests not upon the ministry alone. In meeting an opponent, it should be our earnest effort to present subjects in such a manner as to awaken conviction in his mind, instead of seeking merely to give confidence to the believer.
The truth must be spoken, whether men will hear, or whether men will forbear.
The truths that we hold in common should be dwelt upon first, and the confidence of the hearers obtained. More attention should be given to training and educating missionaries with a special reference to work in the cities. Whenever possible, let a room be provided where the patrons can be invited to lectures on the science of health and Christian temperance, where they can receive instruction on the preparation of wholesome food and on other important subjects. Conditions are arising in the cities that will make it very hard for those of our faith to remain in evangelis.
Acting under divine guidance and evanggelism by the prayers of their more experienced fellow workers, they may do a good and blessed work. They must go as far and as fast as possible, with a determination to do the very things that the Lord has said should be done.
She seemed to be influenced by our words. Close Read this book. She declared that she would not miss one while we remained. His strength will help your weakness; He’ll lead you step by step. Every one was converted to God. Our driver had passed over the road repeatedly and was well acquainted with it, but was compelled to acknowledge that he had lost the way.
God is evangeljsm glorified or the truth advanced in these combats. Twenty-two Years After the Seed Sowing evangelosm the meeting closed [a service at the Michigan camp meeting], a sister took me heartily by the hand, expressing great joy at meeting Sister White again. His whole family united sgw him, and they have been the means of saving other families.
She egww freely as we drove to the efw place, but on our return she looked very solemn and said nothing. In every city there should be a city mission, that would be a training school for workers. As a people we need to hasten the work in the cities, which has been hindered for lack of workers and means and a spirit of consecration.
Many will have to labor earnestly to help open the way.