S02 Episode 05: The Landmine of Pride

David Souther and Larry Moyer discuss things that hinder a church from being effective in evangelism, including the landmine of pride.

In this 24-minute episode, you’ll hear about:

  • How Satanic opposition is the number one threat in evangelistic outreach.
  • Best ways to deal with Satanic opposition.
  • The definition of an “evangelism landmine.”
  • Important steps for a church to take if it experiences a landmine.
  • The specific landmine of pride and how it affects evangelism.
  • Avoiding the mentality that conversations are about proving who’s right.
  • Principles to help avoid the landmine of pride.

Additional Resources:

Shareable Quotes

“If you are not experiencing satanic opposition, then you are not doing anything in evangelism.” Larry Moyer |The EvanTell Podcast
“Pride is focus on self instead of on God.” Larry Moyer |The EvanTell Podcast
“In Proverbs 6:16–17, among the things God hates the first thing God listed is pride.” Larry Moyer |The EvanTell Podcast
“God can use you because of you or in spite of you.” Larry Moyer |The EvanTell Podcast
Evangelism Tip: Ask yourself every conversation “Is this conversation becoming about you or about them?” Larry Moyer |The EvanTell Podcast
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	David Souther and Larry Moyer discuss things that hinder a church from being effective in evangelism, including the landmine of pride.
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	In this 24-minute episode, you’ll hear about:
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		How Satanic opposition is the number one threat in evangelistic outreach.
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		Best ways to deal with Satanic opposition.
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		The definition of an “evangelism landmine.”
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		Important steps for a church to take if it experiences a landmine.
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		The specific landmine of pride and how it affects evangelism.
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		Avoiding the mentality that conversations are about proving who’s right.
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	<li style="margin:0in 0in 8pt 0.5in">
		Principles to help avoid the landmine of pride.
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	<strong>Additional Resources:</strong>
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		<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-evantell-podcast/id1309214958" target="_blank">Subscribe on iTunes</a>
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	<li>
		<a href="https://evantell.us3.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=f2112611f8c2dc112b7d4e722&id=4a2e137656" target="_blank">Join our podcast email list</a> to stay up to date with new episodes, and as our gift to you, enjoy a free download of our eBook "5 Evangelism Myths"
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	<li>
		Take EvanTell's free <a href="http://www.evantell.org/onlinetraining" target="_blank">online training</a>
	</li>
	<li>
		Read Larry's articles for ministry leaders: <a href="http://www.larrymoyer.com/articles/?_filters%5Bcategories%5D=56bca17b4c5b615c15f19d06" target="_blank">Leader's Corner</a>
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