I looked down at my text messages. “My friend Kim started a relationship with a Muslim man. She is a ‘strong Christian’ and I have serious concerns. She will be calling you.” Then another text. “Hi. I’m Kim. Can we talk?”
We have all experienced these times of silent shrinking back, doubting our abilities to accurately and boldly defend our faith. Good intentions to train ourselves better and prepare for next time rarely come to fruition, and the opportunity to share the Gospel with others slips away.