members, click to sign in..
Happy Thanksgiving! We thoroughly enjoy interacting with broadcasters and learning how the Lord is using SA to impact others. This Thanksgiving we thought some of the recent feedback we have heard might encourage you! .. click for more info!

4,282 active users!!Bandwidth
NOV 26, 2015
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -35 min
Top Sermons
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Online Bible
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  11/26/2015
Choice News MONDAY, JUN 28, 2010  |  3 comments
How to sell Christianity? Ask an atheist.
Jim Henderson is a recovering evangelist. Back in his soul-chasing, church-starting days, he began hearing a grating dissonance between his faith in Jesus and the way he went about winning new converts. Henderson realized he was doing unto others what he would never want done unto him. He was manipulating conversations to set up a pitch. Viewing people as potential notches on his evangelism belt rather than fellow sojourners and prospective friends. Listening only to the extent it could reveal an argumentative opening. He realized he hated the whole enterprise.

"I told the people in my church, 'I don't like evangelizing, and I know you hate it, so I've decided that I'm formally resigning from witnessing. You're all free to do so the same,' " Henderson recalls. "I said, 'I love Jesus, you love Jesus, and we all want to connect people with Jesus. But we're gonna have to figure out new ways to do it.' ...

CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article

Youth Emphasis Message
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  Hell's Best Kept Secret • Ray Comfort | 5/17/2012
•  Answering Atheists • Phil Johnson | 4/15/2007
•  Upside Down in the City • Aaron Coe | 10/2/2014
•  Not Ashamed of the Gospel • Tim Lovegrove | 4/25/2011

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 2 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 18 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 17 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
   11/26/15  |  A Word of Thanks from SermonAudio • 15 comments
   11/23/15  |  Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard • 8 comments
   11/20/15  |  Megachurch Pastor Said ‚ÄėIslam Is a False Religion‚Äô • 16 comments
   11/18/15  |  Enjoy SermonAudio on the Amazon Fire TV!
   11/15/15  |  France Vows 'Merciless' Response After Paris Terror Attacks Kill... • 20 comments
   11/26/15  |  A Word of Thanks from SermonAudio • 15 comments
   11/18/15  |  Enjoy SermonAudio on the Amazon Fire TV!
   11/09/15  |  The Foundations Conference .. Rise Up And Build • 1 comments
   11/06/15  |  SermonAudio Tip: Gospel of John Spanish Edition Now Available!
   10/07/15  |  SermonAudio Tip: Christian Heritage Collection .. A New Way To... • 9 comments
   11/26/15  |  A Word of Thanks from SermonAudio • 15 comments
   11/26/15  |  Thanksgiving: O Give Thanks Unto the LORD • 3 comments
   11/25/15  |  Civil Asset Forfeitures Exceed All Burglaries in 2014 • 1 comments
   11/25/15  |  Canada to Resettle 25,000 Syrian Refugees by End of February • 1 comments
   11/25/15  |  Geological Discovery Amazingly Similar to Biblical Account of... • 7 comments
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 3 user comment(s)
News Item7/1/10 11:11 PM
John E. Jones | Port Arthur, Texas  Protected NameFind all comments by John E. Jones
I beleive the line was "you have to allow yourself to be influenced, so you can influence." Jim Henderson seems to have traded one ill for another. His over zealous technique of tyring to close the deal on a new convert, for another man centered idea that those who don't know God don't want to think they are lost. Well sure they don't "that's why their lost." No one is so blind, as one who is, but doesn't know they are. Our strategy shouldn't be a strategy, you simply scatter the seed, and let the feilds produce what they may. The book simply sounds like a money making scheme. Jesus said "Repent for the Kingdom of Heaven is near." Faith, repentence, by the sovereign grace of God is what brings about conversion not sales tactics or I'm going to engage you and affirm your feelings. Just like most man centered ideas there is no biblical basis for any of his actions.

News Item6/28/10 5:54 PM
Mesha | Miami, FL  Find all comments by Mesha
Some of the comments on the actual article broke my heart. One guy claimed that religion should be made illegal. Really? And I hate the fact that people's perceptions of God have been screwed up because of bad experiences on the part of people who might be Christian, but come off as someone lacking compassion, judgmental, hypocritical, etc. It really breaks my heart, and I hope these people could get connected with people who really live the life they sing about. I hope that I can be one of those people, rather than a Pharisee.

News Item6/28/10 2:45 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Ah, many charlatans have beat him to it! One famous 19th Century one which Pat Robertson loves is, Charles Grandison Finney. The Expousure of False Teachers is something the church has always has to be doing.

2 Timothy 3
13 But evil men and impostors will proceed from bad to worse, deceiving and being deceived.
14 You, however, continue in the things you have learned and become convinced of, knowing from whom you have learned them;
15 and that from childhood you have known the sacred writings which are able to give you the wisdom that leads to salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.
16 All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness;
17 that the man of God may be adequate, equipped for every good work.---NASB

This fellow is Nullifying the Gospel's Saving Power.

There are a total of 3 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
West has 'betrayed the Christians of the East', says Syrian...
christopher000 from rhode island: "'...she never went back to the rcc.' thanks,..."
-4 min 20 
Virginia Church Makes Decision to Sever Ties with Confederate...
kjg from amerika: "thanks john for jesus, have great thanksgiving day."
-16 min 16 
"The View" Libels Christians With Claim Hitler Was a Christian
christopher000 from rhode island: "hitler was raised, baptized, and confirmed as a..."
-33 min 17 

Joey Faust
Francis Flames Fundamentalists

Daniel 8:25; Revelation 17
Sunday Service
Long Run Baptist Church
Play! | MP3 | RSS

Ken Wimer
Reasons to Thank and Praise

Epistle to the Ephesians
Shreveport Grace Church
Video!Play! | MP4

E. A. Johnston
America Revival Or Ruin

Evangelism Awakening
Staff Pick!Play! | MP3

Dr. James M. Phillips
Philosphy of Religion a Crash

Philosophy of Religion
Discover The Word With Dr...
Video!Play! | MP4

Paul Washer: "Most Useful Bible Study"

See what Paul Washer calls the most useful Bible study tool in hist­ory. Click here!

Sermon: Crucial Doctrine of Sola Fide
Curtis Knapp

SPONSOR | 2,600+


The future belongs to those who belong to God. This is hope. ... W. T. Purkiser

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal
iPhone + iPad New!
Church App
Android New!
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Amazon Fire TV New!
BlackBerry | Win
Apple Watch
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader

Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
Business Cards
Domain Redirect
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
Logos | e-Sword

Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us!
Advertising | Local Ads
Support Us | Testimonials