Episode 569: Current Cultural, Theological, and Missiological Issues, Part 5

In Episode 569 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Ed continue their discussion on cultural, theological, and missiological issues that pastors need to be aware of.

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • How a rise of resistance to proselytization is affecting evangelism
  • The rising importance of apologetics

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “There is a sense that bad people try to convert others and good people live their quiet religion.” – @edstetzer
  • “Fundamental to the nature of the gospel is the propagation of the gospel.” – @edstetzer
  • “Christians still love evangelism as long as somebody else is doing it.” – @edstetzer
  • “A missiological reality is we live in a culture that is against something that Jesus told us to do, which is to go therefore and disciple all nations.” – @edstetzer
  • “There is an increasing distaste and lack of appreciation for proselytization.” – @edstetzer
  • “Apologetics has become more important – actually having to explain and answer and walk through what the gospel is and ultimately why the Christian faith makes sense.” – @edstetzer
  • “For us, the walk of faith is going to always involve sharing the gospel.” – @edstetzer

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Published February 18, 2021