Category Archives: Evangelism

Matthew the Tax Collector

By | November 4, 2014

In NT times, tax collectors were assumed to be unbelievers (cf. Matt 5:26; 18:17) and were associated with “prostitutes” and “sinners” (Matt 21:31–32; Mark 2:15; Luke 15:1). Extra-biblical literature likewise associates them with “robbers” and “brothel-keepers.”1 It was scripturally noteworthy that tax collectors could be so sinful and yet believe the gospel (Luke 3:12; 7:29; 18:10–14).2… Read More »

We work. God grows.

By | June 12, 2014

More than anything, I wish I could simply share my faith with others all day long. I wish they could come to Christ as a result. Everywhere I go in this lost and dying world, I immediately see people through the filter of whether they know Christ or not. There are so many people who… Read More »