What does repentance have to do with evangelism? In this Seven Minute Seminary, Dr. Scott Camp challenges the church not to leave out an essential ingredient—repentance—when presenting the good news of Jesus in the 21st century. Camp defines repentance as a change of mind that leads to a change of direction, and explores why its critical that this remain at the heart the gospel message.
Quoted in the video, John Stott defines evangelism as: “Sharing the good news that Jesus Christ died for our sins and was raised from the dead according to the Scriptures and as the reigning Lord he offers the forgiveness of sins and the liberating gifts of the Spirit to all who repent and believe.”
[READ] “Seven Things the Bible Teaches About Repentance” on Seedbed; [READ] “Holiness, Entire Sanctification, an the Redirected Heart” by Timothy Tennent, in which he describes sanctification as: A gift that changes our hearts, reorients our relationship with the triune God and with others, and gives us the capacity to love God and our neighbor in new and profound ways.