GO YE FOUNDATION (NGO)
CERTIFICATE OF REGISTRATION NO. OP.218/051/13-077/8842,
DATED 23RD MAY,2013.
A group of Christians were gathered in a home discussing the state of affairs of the world. They commented on the fears, the tensions, the sense of futility that prevails in so many circles these days. The question arose: What can we do about this? As Christians, they knew the answer to the world's problems, but the problem was: How to make the world believe the answer? Among them was a young Christian who was troubled by the discussion. With a concerned look on his face, he said, Why doesn't the world believe what we have to say? Then he added, I think it's because so many Christians don't act like they believe it themselves. Then he asked the logical, but thorny, question: How can we make Christians believe what they believe?
That is the very theme of the book of Hebrews: How to make Christians believe. This is what the world is waiting to see and what the ...
Notice how alert Peter was, led by the Holy Spirit. He immediately began to speak. Seminary students are taught that there are three basic rules for public address: stand up, speak up, then shut up. Peter never got to the shut up. The crowd broke in upon him before he reached the conclusion and gave the altar call. He never got the chance to finish his message. That is a wonderful thing to have happen. When a crowd responds as positively as this, it is an amazing thing.
It occurred because Peter stated the truth. That is all his message was, simply an explanation of reality. That is what the preaching of the gospel is. ...