The Ultimate Question to ask is?
The Two Right Answers
- Q. Let us see if you understand the gospel, and the two things you must do in order to be born again? Let me ask you The Two Right Answer question again: If you died today (God forbid) and woke up in God’s Courtroom, and Jesus said to you, ‘Give Me two good reasons why I should let you into My perfect heaven.’ What would you tell Him?
- A. (Let them give you their reasons again, now that they have heard the gospel, to see if they understand that the two right answers are ‘I have Repented of my sin and put my trust in Jesus to save my life‘. If they don’t, help them to see what they have not understood yet. Then ask…
A. (Once you are sure they understand) Now that you understand the two things that you need to do to get right with God today…
When are you going to do this?
Their answer will be something like…
- I’ve done this while you were talking,
- I should do it soon, or
- I’ll need some time to think about this.
It would be unusual to get this far through in the presentation for them to say they are not interested. By this time they would have heard God’s voice speak into their conscience and convict them of their sin, righteousness and the coming judgement. Remember, the gospel is the power of God for salvation. Not how good we are at presenting it or anything else. Now go and preach the Gospel under the power and anointing of the Holy Spirit in Jesus name.