Evangelism -- Study Guide


Chapter 1 — The Challenge to Evangelism


A. Read pages 15-24 in EVANGELISM.
B. Test Your Comprehension
Ev-SG 4.1

Supply the proper words in the quotations below, and answer the questions in the spaces provided. The numbers that are found at the end of each question indicate the page and paragraph where one can find the answer.

1. “The gospel is to be presented, not as a lifeless theory, but as a _______________ _______________ to change the life.” (16:1) Ev-SG 4.2

2. “The weighty obligation of warning a world of its ______________________________ is upon us.” (16:3) Ev-SG 4.3

3. “There is a special power in the presentation of the truth at the present time; but how long will it continue? — Only a little while. If there was ever a crisis, it is __________.” (16:5) Ev-SG 4.4

4. As a people, why do we have to plead for forgiveness? (17:3) ___________________________________________________________________ Ev-SG 4.5

5. “If ever, ________________________________________ had done the work laid upon him, the number of believers would now be much larger than it is.” (17:3) Ev-SG 4.6

6. “The words of Jesus Christ are spoken to __________ living down here in the close of this earth’s history.” (18:1) Ev-SG 4.7

7. Why must God’s people spread over all the world? (18:2)
a. ___________________________________________________________
b. ___________________________________________________________
Ev-SG 4.8

8. “The Lord designs that the presentation of this message shall be the __________ , __________ work carried on in the world at this time.” (18:3) Ev-SG 4.9

9. “Truth, passing by those who despise and reject it,________________________ ________________________.” (20:1) Ev-SG 5.1

10. Which are the best places to work? (21:1) ______________________________ ___________________________________________________________________ Ev-SG 5.2

11. What is one reason why the cities of today are so impenitent? (21:2) __________________________________________________________________ Ev-SG 5.3

12. If they will give themselves to Him, whom will God make His chosen messengers? (24:2) ___________________________________________________ Ev-SG 5.4

C. For Meditation Ev-SG 5.5

1. Realizing that we are now in the closing scenes of this world’s history, am I faithfully and unreservedly doing my part? (16:2)
Ev-SG 5.6

2. Who will carry the light to those who are walking in darkness and error?

Ev-SG 5.7

Could it be that I am the one?

Ev-SG 5.8

3. What can I do so that where now there is only one, there soon might be one hundred faithful and zealous workers for God?

Ev-SG 5.9