We started off with a “To Don’t” List. We’ll conclude with a “To Do” List that attempts to summarize everything we covered:
Walk with God. Pray before you open your mouth. Fill your heart with God’s word. Let the Holy Spirit guide your every step.
Here’s one of my all-time favorite quotes from St. Francis of Assisi:
Proclaim the gospel at all times; when necessary, use words.
Accordingly, I’ll keep my blah blah blah to a minimum today. Instead, let’s focus on what the Bible says about this subject:
Here’s today’s verse:
Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect. (1 Peter 3:15)
Please allow me to repeat a little story that illustrates this verse nicely. See if you can identify any of the characters.