Do you find the thought of talking about Jesus to friends, neighbours, classmates or colleagues daunting? Do you sometimes find yourself thinking “what if I say something that makes God look bad?” Or wondering what happens if they raise a challenging question or objection to which you’re unable to respond. (“Aren’t Christians bigoted and homophobic?”; …
“What does it mean to be human?” I think that is one of the great questions of our age which pops up all over the place.
In the last few weeks I have also had the incredibly exciting opportunity of going and speaking at Edinburgh University. This time though, it was not at any of the campus Christian groups, but at the Edinburgh University Islamic Society. The way that meeting came about is hilarious!
I think the same is true of evangelism. Fear doesn’t have to be paralysing
It was great to see responses during the mission—some people giving their lives to Christ for the first time and about 40 people signed up for the Alpha Course
Sharing the gospel in an age of tough questions Speaker: Andy Bannister, Director of the Solas Centre for Public Christianity Get Tickets Here Talks include: How to talk about Jesus without looking like an idiot? What it means to be human? Sunday 3rd March, 2-5.30pm Tickets: Adults £10, concessions £5
It was great to see the students really engaged, the lunch-bars full; and people coming to Christ – all the things we get really excited about.
Lots of people have figured out that atheism doesn’t really work but they are not convinced that religion really works either, and so are very, very open
“Why would I take Christianity seriously when Christians are so divided?” The disunity of Christians often deters people from taking the message of Jesus seriously: so in the latest SHORT ANSWERS video, we take a careful look at this common question. Share SHORT ANSWERS on social media Please share this video widely with friends …
Andy Bannister recently appeared on Cameron Stout's radio show, to talk about music, life, faith and meaning. Enjoy the show!