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 .
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It is too late, too late, to establish large business firms in the cities–too late to call young men and women from the country to the city. When I think of the cities in which so little has been done, in which there are so many thousands to be warned of the soon coming of the Saviour, I feel an intensity of desire to see men and women going forth to the work in the power of the Spirit, filled with Christ’s love for perishing souls. White Joseph Bates John N.
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The Lord is calling upon the men and women who have the light of truth for this time to engage in genuine, personal missionary work. There is a special power in the presentation of the truth at the present time; but how long will it continue?
By associating with our ministers and experienced workers in city work, they will gain the best kind of training.
Surely the cities of the earth are becoming like Sodom and Gomorrah. In this way they are brought out to attend the meetings, and many are interested.
Let all set their hearts and minds to become intelligent in regard to the work for this time, qualifying themselves to do that for which they are best adapted. Let this excitement subside, or let reaction take place by indiscreet management, and the interest can never be raised again. The truth must be spoken, whether men will hear, or whether men will forbear. Thus the seed will be sown in many places, and the truth be proclaimed to all.
Close Translate this book. I rested well through the night. Controversial Spirit Lays Weak Foundation —The spirit of debate, of controversy, is a device of Satan to stir up combativeness, and thus eclipse the truth as it is in Jesus. These converted ones will, in turn, teach others. We should present sound arguments, that will not only silence our opponents, but will bear the closest and most searching scrutiny.
In other languages Add links. If they will show the energy that is necessary in order to gain success, and the faith that goes forward unquestioningly in obedience to God’s command, rich returns will be theirs. But I determined that my efforts should never cease till these dear souls, for whom I had so great an interest, yielded to God. It was almost dark when we reached home; but I was blessed of the Lord, and we were happy in His love.
With perseverance in this work, increasing aptitude for it will come, and many will see evangelidm of their labors in the salvation of souls. Each company of workers should be under the direction of a competent leader, and it should ever be kept before them that they are to be missionaries in the highest sense of the term.
But none of this spirit should be seen in those whom God has sent forth to proclaim the last message of warning to a doomed world Men will arise speaking perverse things, to counterwork the very movements that the Lord is leading His servants to make.
Ellen G. White Estate: City Evangelism
They told me about this. The kingdom of heaven is to be gained. I hope that the most tender solicitude will be shown for the souls in these places and that earnest efforts will be made to draw them to Christ.
The third angel is to go forth with great power. Today I visited Sister K and her daughter. The dignity and glory of Christ is our strength. Many have thus been repulsed instead of being won to Christ He is a reading man, and has a large farm, on which grow the choicest of oranges and lemons, with other fruit.
By means of missionary visits and by a wise distribution of our literature, many who have never been warned, may be evangelissm. Christ’s Teaching Commission —Christ’s last words to His disciples were: The cities are to be worked from outposts.
Evangelism/Ellen G. White’s Experience and Methods as a Personal Worker
Decided efforts should be made to bring the message for this time prominently before the people. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. He slept but little for three nights. Especially is it important that our youth be shielded from the temptations of city life. The Lord has many thousands who have never bowed the knee to Baal.
We have no need to work in our own finite individuality, for then the angels of God stand back and leave us to carry on the warfare alone. 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.
White’s Experience and Methods as a Personal Worker”,”mp3″: He gave up the Sabbath and engaged to work in a manufacturing establishment to perfect his trade in watchmaking. Time is rapidly passing, and there is much to be done. The errors existing everywhere have, like parasites, fastened their deadly poison upon the boughs of truth and in many minds have become identified with it; many who accept the truth teach it in a harsh spirit. Evxngelism Church Entrusted With the Message —We are now living in the closing scenes of this world’s history.
The Present Crisis —We should now feel the responsibility of laboring with intense earnestness to impart to others the gew that God has given for this time.
She wept nearly all the time that we were talking. Who will bear the light to those who are wandering in the darkness of error? New species of idolatry are continually being introduced into society. None of these are Christ’s servants to teach. The lost sheep is to be brought back in safety to the fold.