Donald Whitney has an article that talks about how we can break down barriers with six simple words “How can I pray for you.”
Over and over I’ve seen one simple question open people’s hearts to hear the gospel. Until I asked this question, they showed no interest in spiritual matters. But then after six words—only seventeen letters in English—I’ve seen people suddenly begin to weep and their resistance fall. The question is, “How can I pray for you?”
Jim Hamilton asks are you ready to go to jail? A question that truly pastors today need to ask So Are You Ready to Go to Jail?
That’s what my sweet wife said to me yesterday morning: “So are you ready to go to jail?” I haven’t done anything illegal, but the meaning of the word “illegal” seems to be shifting.