On 23/11/2022 21:58, Mike Davis wrote:
> Umm! Apart from the fact that I hold no truck with shouting out Bible
> passages 'at' people (I prefer to share them 'with people'), I don't
> think that model of evangelism works.
Yes, I think he was being unnecessarily confrontational and I doubt that
his approach wins souls for Jesus. On the other hand, if he has been
given a prophetic calling, some of the things Jeremiah and Isaiah did
and said were rather confrontational!
> Since much of the CoE is prepared to ask God's blessing on such
> relationships, I don't think your approach would work either.
I'm not sure that I advocated *any* approach. But it did occur to me
that the CofE is failing in its duty as the established church.