Daily Archives: April 1, 2016

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That Was Close!

People often experience near misses and close calls, for example – narrowly avoiding a traffic accident. In response some will often say something like, “thank God!’ These moments provide an opportunity to speak of Christ. Caring, concerned questions may lead to an opportunity for the gospel. When someone says, “thank the good Lord, that was close!” Look for an opportunity to talk about what was said. Perhaps something like this: Your friend, Joe, called you to pick him up after he was in a minor accident. Joe says it could have been much worse. “Hey Joe, that really was a close call.” “Yep, the man upstairs was looking after me.” “Well, no doubt about that. Joe, we are friends, right? […]