Eph 4:11-14

II Timothy 4:5

Acts 8:5-6

Acts 14:21

Acts 21:8



DEFINED: The ability to share the gospel with unbelievers in

such a way that men and women become Jesus’ disciples and

responsible members of the Body of Christ.




  • Doesn’t stay in one place; moves about
  • Is interested in unbelievers
  • Tells the “good news” about the kingdom of God and

Jesus Christ

  • Produces believers
  • Is focused
  • Has a winsome approach which is relaxed and nonthreathening
  • Primary goal and focus is to win people to Christ




  • Do not try to convince every Christian that he/she has

to be an evangelist

  • Be careful not to make others feel guilty if they do not

possess the gift

  • Do not deny your gift, use it



CURRENT EXAMPLES:  How your gift may be put to use. . .

  • Giving testimonies
  • Sharing books or Bibles
  • Assisting evangelistic organizations
  • Giving offerings to assist evangelistic work
  • Visiting unchurched or unsaved
  • Involved with evangelistic programs to prisons