Ask a Pastor Column
Presenting biblical answers to tough questions
July 6, 2023
Q: Should Christians go out and evangelize proactively or should we wait for opportunities to come to us?
A: Yes and yes! The Bible lays out the great commission for His Calso in Acts 1:8, “You shall be witnesses of me…” These verses make clear that our purpose for living as Christians is to share the gospel with the world and train up others to do likewise. The gospel (which literally means, “good news,”) is the best news that has ever been shared with the world and it is vitally important for the world to hear it (John 3:18; John 5:24; etc.)! Now, this does not mean that eve...