IMPLEMENTING A RELATIONAL SERVING MODEL AT GATHER IN SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS TO MOTIVATE PEOPLE TO REACH OUT TO OTHERS IN THEIR SOCIAL CIRCLES SPIRITUALLY AND SOCIALLY
This project sets to implement a relational Serving Model at Gather in San Antonio, Texas, to motivate people to reach out to those within their relational circles towards the goal of being a positive influence on them by both living and sharing the Gospel. Chapter one presents the ministry context and the goals of this project. Chapter two provides an exegesis of four passages of Scripture (Matthew 5:13-16; Acts 17:26,27; 1 Corinthians 9:19-23; Ephesians 2:1-10) to show God’s plan for humanity to walk in a relationship with him. The chapter also explains that God empowers believers by his grace to serve him and calls believers to be a witness for him in both word and action. Chapter three identifies four of the most formal evangelism methods and explains how relational ways of reaching out are a seamless transition from evangelism to discipleship. Chapter four describes the project itself, describing the details of the preparation and implementation of the project. Chapter five evaluates the purpose and goals of the project. This chapter also addresses the strengths and weaknesses of the project. Ultimately, this project seeks to motivate people at Gather, to reach out to others in their social circles towards the goal of being a positive influence on them by both living and sharing the Gospel.
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Doctor of Ministry
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