1. What's the easier to remember URL for this page? 
There's not one at this time.

2. Have further questions after reading below? 
Robert HookerTexas BSM Evangelism Consultant, is here to help you with evangelism on your campus.You can contact him at 214-385-9127 or robert.hooker@texasbaptists.org.

3. What's the purpose of this area? 
The goal of this area is to lead students to share Christ on the campus through a variety of methods and in all ministry areas. The Director/Associate is the pacesetter, setting the example in speech and action.

4. What's the Biblical basis for this area? 

5. What are the Givens for this area? 
  • Pace Setter - Reaching the lost through intentional prayer, conversation, and a variety of entry points.
  • Spiritual Focus - Interceding for the lost through a student led prayer movement including prayer-walking, prayer room, on campus prayer gatherings and more. 
  • Equipping - Training students to share their faith as a part of the overall BSM strategy. 
  • Incarnational - Targeting 10-15 hours per week for on - campus training with students.

6. What are the New Worker tasks for this area? 
1st Year
  1. Prayerwalk the campus at least once a month.
  2. Spend a minimum of 10-15 hours per week on campus training students to share their faith.
  3. Lead a seeker small group.
  4. Teach the “Bridge Illustration” to the leadership team.
  5. Read Becoming a Contagious Christian by Bill Hybels
2nd Year
  1. Prayerwalk the campus at least once a month.
  2. Spend a minimum of 10-15 hours per week on campus training students to share their faith.
  3. Pray for the lost during each meeting with students.
  4. Provide evangelism training each semester for leadership team.
  5. Incorporate Beach Reach as your mission trip emphasis.
3rd Year
  1. Prayerwalk the campus at least once a month.
  2. Spend a minimum of 10-15 hours per week on campus training students to share their faith.
  3. Read Red Moon Rising: How 24-7 Prayer Is Awakening a Generation by Pete Greig
  4. Evaluate the overall effectiveness of reaching the lost with your Regional Coordinator.


7. What are the essential resources for this area? 
  1. Becoming a Contagious Christian by Bill Hybels
  2. Red Moon Rising: How 24-7 Prayer Is Awakening a Generation by Pete Greig
  3. Questioning Evangelism: Engaging People’s Hearts the Way Jesus Did by Randy Newman
  4. I Once Was Lost:  What Postmodern Skeptics Taught Us About Their Path to Jesus by Don Everts and Doug Schaupp
  5. More Ready than you Realize: Evangelism as Dance in the Postmodern Matrix by Brian McLaren
  6. Evangelism training series on DVD:  Just Walk Across the Room by Bill Hybells
  7. Christianity Explored is a wonderful, newly revised gospel tool that serves unbelievers asking real-life questions about Christianity while also equipping the church for the task of sharing the gospel. 
  8. The Bridge Illustration


8. What are some books related to this area? 
  1. Becoming a Contagious Christian by Bill Hybels
  2. Conspiracy of Kindness: A Unique Approach to Sharing the Love of Jesus by Steve Sjogren
  3. Finding Common Ground by Tim Downs
  4. Hurt: Inside the World of Today's Teenagers by Chap Clark
  5. I Once Was Lost:  What Postmodern Skeptics Taught Us About Their Path to Jesus by Don Everts and Doug Schaupp
  6. Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis 
  7. More Ready than you Realize: Evangelism as Dance in the Postmodern Matrix by Brian McLaren
  8. Prayer Walking: Praying on Site with Insight by Steve Hawthorne 
  9. Questioning Evangelism: Engaging People’s Hearts the Way Jesus Did by Randy Newman
  10. Red Moon Rising: How 24-7 Prayer Is Awakening a Generation by Pete Greig
  11. Seeker Small Groups: Engaging Spiritual Seekers in Life-Changing Discussions by Garry Poole
  12. The Case for Christ: A Journalist's Personal Investigation of the Evidence for Jesus by Lee Strobel
  13. The Complete Book of Questions: 1001 Conversation Starters for Any Occasion by Garry Poole 
  14. The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism by Timothy Keller
  15. unChristian: What a New Generation Really Thinks about Christianity...and Why It Matters by Kinnaman & Lyons
  16. Worship Evangelism by Sally Morgenthaler

9. Do you have any resources by other BSM Staff members? 
    1. 10 Clear Strategies to Avoid in Order to Not Reach the Lost by Bruce McGowan

    10. Related information


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