Children’S\s Evangelism Workshop

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Children’S\s Evangelism Workshop

  1. 1. Children’s Evangelism Workshop
  2. 2. The Signs of Accountability <ul><li>A child must understand the meaning of sin </li></ul><ul><li>A child must realize that he has sinned </li></ul><ul><li>A child must realize that he has sinned against God </li></ul><ul><li>A child must understand that he is separated from God </li></ul><ul><li>A child must understand that Jesus died to take the punishment for our sin </li></ul>
  3. 3. Counseling Guidelines <ul><li>Never assume anything </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Remember the basic characteristics of children </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>They want to please the significant adults in their lives </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>They respond to praise </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>They are easily influenced </li></ul></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Counseling Guidelines <ul><li>Never assume anything </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Children may respond to an invitation for many reasons </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To get attention </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Peer Pressure </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Curiosity </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Confusion & unanswered questions </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>To Pray </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Out of fear </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Out of conviction </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Counseling Guidelines <ul><li>Help a child to feel at east </li></ul><ul><li>Take ample time with the child </li></ul><ul><li>Determine the spiritual condition of the child </li></ul><ul><li>Present the gospel clearly on the child’s level </li></ul><ul><li>Lead a child to an appropriate decision </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A step toward God </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Profession of faith </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assurance of salvation </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. The Gospel Presentation <ul><li>Present the gospel simply </li></ul><ul><ul><li>God loves you </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You have sinned </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jesus died and came back from the dead so your sin could be forgiven </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You must repent and ask God to forgive you </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You must ask Jesus to come into your life to be your Lord </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. The Gospel Presentation <ul><li>Ask questions </li></ul><ul><li>Avoid common churchy phrases </li></ul><ul><li>Use kid-friendly language </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Saved </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Born again </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Give your heart to Jesus </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Come forward </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Baptism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sins </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Repent </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. The Gospel Presentation <ul><li>Avoid excess emotionalism </li></ul><ul><li>Use some sort of visual </li></ul>
  9. 9. Understanding Children’s Commitments <ul><li>A step toward God </li></ul><ul><li>Profession of faith </li></ul><ul><li>Assurance of salvation </li></ul>

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