SERMON

URGENT & IMPORTANT: PREACH THE GOOD NEWS

By

Elder Dorai Manikam

On

03 OCT 2021

Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage—with great patience and careful instruction.

But you, keep your head in all situations, endure hardship, do the work of an evangelist, discharge all the duties of your ministry.

2 Timothy 4:2,5

Introduction: 

  • Preach the Word in season and out of season!

  • This charge is given in the presence of God – His eyes are always on us

  • So we must do what he calls us to do


1.   Why is Sharing the Good News Urgent and Important?

  • There is a delusion where people don’t want to hear the truth anymore – they only hear want they want to hear.

  • We need to preach the gospel because there are people to save. God’s heart is for all to not perish and come into the saving grace

  • The sharing of good news brings life and immortality in Jesus Christ

  • God entrusted us with the good news. We are to guard it with the help of the Holy Spirit.

  • Holy Spirit helps us to share the good news. God gives us the strength to share the gospel.

  • We must not be ashamed of the gospel

  • We can stand approved as we present ourselves before God


2.   How Do We Share the Good News?

  • Through our conversations with people anywhere and everywhere

  • EPE method

  • Step 1: Build relationship

  • Step 2: Share the gospel

  • Step 3: Ask for commitment

  • Step 4: Disciple people

  • Step 5: Multiply disciples


Conclusion:

The central theme of living a godly life is to share the gospel. We must take note that in sharing the gospel we also have to endure hardships and be faithful.


To live a godly life is to preach the gospel

To live a godly life is to disciple people

To live a godly life is to multiply disciples.

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