We must not take the high road and say we are better than another in our evangelistic efforts – after all, we are not to think ourselves more highly than others because we are not!
For I have come to call not those who think they are righteous, but those who know they are sinners. (Matthew 9:13)
Relate: “You’re a lying, thieving, cheating, murderous adulterer.” Did anyone ever tell you this? If they did, how open do you think you would be to want to listen to anything more that jerk would have to say? Believe it or not, there is a method of evangelism out there that leads to the point where the “evangelist” is saying this exact thing to their “mark”. The saddest thing about it is that they call this evangelism approach “The Way of the Master”. Garbage. Hogwash. Telling someone how pitiful, filthy, and wretched they are is not evangelism, it is schadenfreude.
The true way of the Master is to touch the leper. The true way of the Master is to befriend and share…
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