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- A- Get close to people
- B- Look for an opportunity to share His love
- C- Be open to the guidance of the Holy Spirit
- D- Be a good listener
- E- Offer God’s solution first
- F- Be prepared to give an answer to your faith
- G- Lead people to the Scriptures
- H- Make disciples for the Lord
- I- Give all the glory to God and not to yourself
There are a number of ways you could witness to your friends. The believers who have experienced new life in Christ will be eager to share their experience of His love and forgiveness, both verbally and in the way they live with others. Sharing the story of salvation is witnessing. “That . . . which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked at, and our hands have touched—this we proclaim concerning the Word of Life” (1 John 1:1-3). In God’s Word, we find many tips that help us in witnessing to others:
A- Get close to people
He “drew near and went with them” (Luke 24:15).
B- Look for an opportunity to share His love
“As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith” (Galatians 6:10).
C- Be open to the guidance of the Holy Spirit
“Then the Spirit said to Philip, “Go up and join this chariot” (Acts 8:29).
D- Be a good listener
“My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry” (James 1:19).
E- Offer God’s solution first
F- Be prepared to give an answer to your faith
“… be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear” (1 Peter 3:15).
G- Lead people to the Scriptures
H- Make disciples for the Lord
I- Give all the glory to God and not to yourself
“Let them give glory to the LORD and declare His praise in the coastlands” (Isaiah 42:12).
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In His service,