Including friends from our natural spheres of life in Christian community is our final step in the Showing Grace as a Way of Life journey.
Our Showing Grace as a Way of Life emphasis reframes what it’s like to live missionally in your current life calling!
Showing Grace in a natural sphere of life where you pursue people’s hearts and unfold the gospel story is a process you cannot put on a calendar timeline. So, whether your friend has believed the gospel or is in the process, the final dynamic we including our friends who are in our Christian community. You have embodied the gospel to them! Engaging your friend with others who believe allows them to see the gospel embodied in community with others.
Naturally, you might think of a host of reasons this does not make sense for your friend. So, you need to assess creatively what would be a realistic “step in” for your friend.
Here are eight ways to include your friend in Christian community. These suggestions offer a relational process may end in bringing them to OMPC but doesn’t start there. You will know best where to start and at what pace to continue.
Posted: 5.16.2016 in Outreach Ministry Share: