S02 Episode 06: The Landmine of Discouragement

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

In this 23-minute episode, you’ll hear about:

  • How discouragement is the biggest landmine in evangelism.
  • The story of the prophet Elijah’s discouragement in 1 Kings 19.
  • How what we do starts with the way we think.
  • How Satan tries to get in our minds.
  • John 4:37–38 and how one person sows and another one reaps.
  • The importance of faithfulness over fruitfulness.
  • Practical tips for those who are discouraged by a lack of fruit in their ministry.

Additional Resources:

Shareable Quotes

“The number one landmine in evangelism is discouragement.” Larry Moyer |The EvanTell Podcast
“You can destroy the people of God but not the power of God.” Larry Moyer |The EvanTell Podcast
“What we do begins with the way we think.” Larry Moyer |The EvanTell Podcast
“You are not responsible for bringing people to Christ. You are responsible for bringing Christ to them.” Larry Moyer |The EvanTell Podcast
“God’s concern is for you to be faithful, not fruitful.” 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 discouragement.
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	In this 23-minute episode, you’ll hear about:
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		How discouragement is the biggest landmine in evangelism.
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		The story of the prophet Elijah’s discouragement in 1 Kings 19.
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		How what we do starts with the way we think.
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		How Satan tries to get in our minds.
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		John 4:37–38 and how one person sows and another one reaps.
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		The importance of faithfulness over fruitfulness.
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	<li style="margin: 0in 0in 8pt 0.5in;">
		Practical tips for those who are discouraged by a lack of fruit in their ministry.
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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"
	</li>
	<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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