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Evangelism with Johnny Hunt

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Building a culture of evangelism in the church begins with the pastor. The Evangelism with Johnny Hunt podcast is designed to equip pastors and their churches to share the hope of the gospel.

Building a culture of evangelism in the church begins with the pastor. The Evangelism with Johnny Hunt podcast is designed to equip pastors and their churches to share the hope of the gospel.

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United States

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Building a culture of evangelism in the church begins with the pastor. The Evangelism with Johnny Hunt podcast is designed to equip pastors and their churches to share the hope of the gospel.

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English


Episodes

Promoting a Culture of Evangelism

2/16/2021
Today’s guest, Danny Akin, is president of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and is an expert on training and equipping Christians for evangelism through academia. He joins hosts Johnny Hunt and Catherine Renfro to share the importance of including evangelism training on the seminary level. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:16:47

The Unchained Gospel in a Pandemic

2/2/2021
Paul Gotthardt, pastor of Life Baptist Church in Las Vegas, has had success reaching a secular culture with the gospel while encouraging other pastors to do the same. Here, he joins hosts Kevin Ezell and Johnny Hunt to discuss the tried-and-true strategies he and his congregation use to impact souls in a city that may seem intimidating to those seeking to give people Jesus. Resources: Paul Gotthardt’s book, Eight Questions and the God Who’s Asking Visit namb.net/evangelism for more...

Duration:00:15:48

Dynamic Digital Evangelism in a Pandemic

1/19/2021
For Pastor Mark Hoover of New Spring Church in Wichita, Kansas, the challenges of going digital with worship and ministry due to the pandemic has actually triggered record numbers of people giving their lives to Jesus. In this episode, Mark joins hosts Kevin Ezell and Johnny Hunt to share how his church’s digital presence contributed to its explosive growth. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:17:42

Bursting the Christian Bubble

1/6/2021
Pastor Jeremy Morton, senior pastor of First Baptist Church Woodstock, joins hosts Johnny Hunt and Catherine Renfro to provide insight on how Christians can break out of the “Christian bubble” to build relationships with people who don’t know Jesus. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:13:38

How to Equip Students in Evangelism

12/22/2020
Dr. Matt Queen, evangelism professor from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, joins Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to provide insight on what preparing seminary students for evangelism looks like and why it’s vital to building strong cultures of evangelism in Southern Baptist churches. Find more evangelism resources at namb.net/evangelism.

Duration:00:14:32

053 Effective Evangelism in a Rural Context

12/8/2020
Chris Dixon pastors Liberty Baptist Church in Dublin, Georgia, and in this episode, he joins hosts Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to share the strategies that have worked for his congregation in creating a vibrant and continuous culture of evangelism in his church that’s nestled in a small-town atmosphere. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:16:11

052 Reaching the College Campus Mission Field

11/24/2020
Paul Worcestor was recently named the North American Mission Board’s National Director of Collegiate Evangelism, and he joins hosts Johnny Hunt and Catherine Renfro to talk about why he feels college campuses are ripe mission fields to spur a spiritual awakening in North America. Paul also gives practical starting points for pastors and churches who want to begin reaching college students. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:17:21

051 Characteristics of an Evangelistic Church

11/10/2020
Hosts Kevin Ezell and Johnny Hunt provide insight on what it means for a church to embody an evangelistic culture. Pastor Johnny draws on his years of experience leading First Baptist Woodstock to develop a culture of evangelism. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:14:02

050 Evangelism Through Tough Times: Brian Stowe

10/27/2020
Brian Stowe, pastor of First Baptist Church of Plant City, Florida, joins hosts Kevin Ezell and Johnny Hunt to discuss a myriad of topics, including how Who’s Your One? has directly impacted their congregation. Pastor Brian also shares how the kindness of his church has strengthened him as he’s stood beside his wife who’s battling breast cancer and how pastors can push through difficult seasons. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more free resources that help mobilize your church into...

Duration:00:16:26

049 Passionate Evangelism in Your Church: David Platt

10/13/2020
Few pastors in the Southern Baptist Convention are as passionate about evangelism as David Platt. In this episode, David joins Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to share how a culture of passionate evangelism was developed at McLean Bible Church in Washington, D.C. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:19:46

048 - Encouragement for Pastors

9/29/2020
Even before the infamous global pandemic, pastoral work was hard. And the difficulties and challenges of the year have exacerbated the stress and discouragement that can come from being a pastor. But there is hope. In this episode, Johnny Hunt discusses helpful, encouraging resources available to pastors — many of which are free — to help them thrive in this difficult season. Mentions: Timothy+Barnabas RetreatsTimothy+Barnabas InstitutePastoral Care Line: Confidentiality is ensured by...

Duration:00:13:12

047 Navigating the Pastoral Leadership Grind

9/16/2020
Will Mancini is one of the most highly regarded church leadership experts of our time, and in this episode, he joins Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to talk about the need for NAMB’s Next Step Leader program, while providing tips and insight on how pastors can lead well in the midst of an incredibly tumultuous season. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:18:55

047 Navigating the Pastoral Leadership Grind

9/16/2020
Will Mancini is one of the most highly regarded church leadership experts of our time, and in this episode, he joins Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to talk about the need for NAMB’s Next Step Leader program, while providing tips and insight on how pastors can lead well in the midst of an incredibly tumultuous season. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:18:55

046 Evangelism Beyond the Pulpit

9/1/2020
Contrary to what some believe, pastors alone are not responsible for evangelism. This is something Jay Lowder is passionate about helping churches understand. Jay is an evangelist, both by divine calling and full-time vocation, as well as an author on topics related to evangelism training. Here, he joins Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to share how churches can benefit from inviting full-time, vocational evangelists to help encourage church members to adopt a lifestyle of evangelism. Visit...

Duration:00:17:11

045 Reaching the Next Gen Through Evangelism

8/18/2020
Dr. Jerry Vines is one of the most respected names in pastoring and evangelism in Southern Baptist life. Drawing upon his 60-plus years of ministry, he joins Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to discuss strategies to reach NextGen students with the gospel and to help equip younger, up-and-coming ministers and pastors. Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:16:07

044 Doing Evangelism Through Discipleship

8/4/2020
For Dr. Michael Lewis, senior pastor of Roswell Street Baptist Church in Marietta, Georgia, evangelism and discipleship go hand in hand. Dr. Lewis joins Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to share how he implements into the life of his church a deep system of evangelism and discipleship that has extended to area high schools, even nationally ranked college football prospects. Visit https://www.namb.net/evangelism/ for more resources that help mobilize your church in evangelism.

Duration:00:13:53

043 Keeping Who's Your One? Number One

7/21/2020
In February 2019, Southern Baptist Convention president, J.D. Greear announced the launch of the Who’s Your One? evangelism initiative as a simple, yet intentional way to engage Southern Baptists in sharing the gospel. The results after the first year show the beginning of a huge evangelism movement that reaches beyond SBC churches. In this episode, hosts Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell encourage Southern Baptists to keep the Who’s Your One? fire burning. Visit https://www.namb.net/evangelism/...

Duration:00:11:24

042 Creating a Culture of Evangelism

7/7/2020
Whether as chaplain of the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball, or as president of Gateway Seminary, Jeff Iorg is passionate about creating healthy evangelism cultures. In this episode, Jeff joins hosts Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to share creative ways he’s built a culture of evangelism in students and staff at Gateway. He also gives two simple ways pastors can start changing the evangelism culture in their church. Visit https://www.namb.net/evangelism/ for more resources that...

Duration:00:15:04

041 One Size Fits All Evangelism

6/23/2020
When it comes to creating a strategy for reaching people with the gospel, there’s really no such thing as a size-appropriate strategy. In this episode, hosts Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell provide practical insight on launching an effective, flexible evangelism plan for your church, no matter how large or small it is. And you may be surprised at just how simple step one of that plan is. Visit https://www.namb.net/evangelism/ for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:11:28

040 Flexibility in Evangelism

6/8/2020
Remember Blockbuster Video? Pastor Jordan Easley of First Baptist Church in Cleveland, Tennessee, does. He also remembers how Blockbuster Video failed as a company because it failed to adapt. In this episode, Easley joins hosts Kevin Ezell and Johnny Hunt to stress the importance of being flexible in our churches’ evangelism strategies to avoid becoming “the Blockbuster Video of churches.” Visit namb.net/evangelism for more resources that help mobilize your church into evangelism.

Duration:00:18:32