Becoming a Contagious Christian
Evangelism doesn't have to be frustrating or intimidating. Bill Hybels and Mark Mittelberg believe that effectively communicating our faith in Christ should be the most natural thing in the world. We just need encouragement and direction. In Becoming a Contagious Christian, Hybels and Mittelberg articulate the central principles that have helped the believers at Willow Cre...more
That being said, this book is jam packed with theoretical ...more
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It's fairly simple and I tend to agree with his main ideas. If you want to share your faith with others, it makes sense that you would need to be in tune with God yourself (high potentcy). It also makes sense that you would need to be intentional about building genuine relationships with non-Christians (cl ...more
I guess my main dislikes about the book is how it came across to me as seemingly too pat... I'm sure that Hybels and the many people he mentioned ...more
That being said, I think later additions to the personal evangelism library have been more helpful - because; and here is the weakness in this book, the use of the Bible is better in other books. I was left a little uninspired by how Hybels use ...more
I would recommend this book to anyone who wants to learn more about ...more
I certainly did not agree with all of Hybels methods or some of his use of Scripture, but Contagious Christian can be helpful in a lot of ways. Hybels is most helpful by saying there is no one way to do evangelism. He avoids the pitfall of a lot of evangelism books which usually try to force everyone into one mold, on ...more
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- pencarian iman adalah proses
- setiap orang mempunyai karakter yang berbeda, sehingga kita tidak bisa mengharapkan setiap orang menggunakan cara yang sama untuk memberi pengaruh
"Such is the irresistible nature of truth, that all it asks, and all it wants is the liberty of appearing." - Thomas Paine
"Becoming a Contagious Christian" offers practical tips grounded in biblical principles to every Christian who is thinking about how to reach out effectively. Even if you have been talking to others actively about Christ, the book would no doubt be a good toolkit to supplement your efforts.
Bill Hybels' Contagious Christian makes evangelism fun again. Hybels' book imparts an excitement that makes a believer want to share their faith. The DVD study works well in small groups and helps sharpen everyone's desire to communicate Christ.