Tagged: “evangelism”

Making disciples 4: beyond small talk

A number of us shared our difficulty in moving conversations from small talk to ‘big talk’. We feel uncomfortable trying to bring Jesus, God, church, being Christian up in conversation with others. There seems to be a common awkwardness in raising spiritual matters with our family, friends, and workmates. Some feel threatened about raising Christian […]

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Making disciples 1: turning up the heat

Dear brothers and sisters at Stromlo, I’ve now spent a fair bit of time pouring over your comments from church this week. Wow! Thank you for your thoughtful, honest, humble, reflective feedback. For the most part the feedback is raw and vulnerable. It’s not proud. It’s not self-satisfied. Yet neither is it defeatist or dismissive. I read the chorus of our feedback […]

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