Reviewing Four Books on Evangelism and Apologetics

Review by J. Mack Stiles | 02.14.2024

Mack Stiles reviews the four books that were up for TGC’s best Evangelism & Apologetics title of 2022.

The Gospel for a Gay Friend

By Garrett Kell | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

Every Christian is a living miracle. If Jesus can save you, he can save anyone.

How to Evangelize Cross Culturally

By John Folmar | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

Here are three lessons one church has learned living and ministering in an ultra-multi-cultural environment.

Why People in Your Church Don’t Do Evangelism—and One Really Important Thing to Do About It

By Isaac Adams | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

Even though many Christians at your church genuinely want to make God known, they struggle in evangelism. Have you ever wondered why that is?

How to Equip the Church for Evangelism

By Brad Wheeler | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

If evangelism is the expectation of every disciple, then every disciple needs to be equipped in evangelism.

Reaching the “Converted”

By Bob Johnson | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

Some of our most obvious evangelistic opportunities are with the people who are members of our churches.

Building a Culture of Evangelism Takes Time, So Be Patient and Get to Work

By C. Greggsen, S. Emadi | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

Programs come and go. A culture endures.

What Place Do Gospel Tracts Have in Evangelism Today?

By Alberto Puente | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

God continues to amaze me as he uses something as simple as a tract to introduce people to the gospel and to our church.

Addressing Nonbelievers in Corporate Worship

By Jamie Southcombe | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

To what extent should we address and acknowledge non-Christians when leading, preaching, and praying?

Evangelizing Prosperity Gospel Disciples

By Godwin Sathianathan | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

The Christian life isn’t doing more for Jesus to get more from Jesus. The Christian life is forsaking more for Jesus to gain more of Jesus.

Evangelism in Children’s and Youth Ministry

By Mitch Kimbrell | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

Every person in your church—from unborn babies to those who come in by walker or cane—is conceived in Adam and needs to be born again in the second Adam.

Evangelism in the Workplace

By Ashok Nachnani | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

We should expect the Lord to answer our prayers and grant us opportunities to speak of Christ. God has put you where you are for a purpose.

How Hospitality Helps Evangelism

By Sam Crites | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

The gospel is a story of hospitality—of someone sacrificially loving strangers that they might become family.

Evangelism in a Post-Christian Culture

By Elliot Clark | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

Despite the “newness” of what we’re facing in this country, it’s not all that new in the life of the church.

Five Ways for Pastors to Cultivate Their Own Evangelism

By Matt Merker | 9Marks Journal: Evangelism | 02.06.2024

A pastor must never become so comfortable teaching others how to evangelize that his own zeal for sharing the gospel evaporates from simmering too long on the back burner.