Evangelism is as simple as one beggar helping another beggar know where to find the Bread of life, Jesus Christ. It most often occurs in the midst of building a relationship, a friendship. LifeWay Research has found that most Americans are open to hearing about faith from a friend or neighbor (56%), or from a family member (63%).
I’m Ray Gentry, the President/CEO of the Southern Baptist Conference of Associational Leaders (SBCAL). I’ve served Southern Baptist churches & associations in various roles for over 35 years. I have served as an associational leader for five associations, starting in 1993. The most recent one being the Southside Baptist Network, McDonough, GA.