Apologetics 315 Podcast 049 – Evangelism and Apologetics with Dave Sterrett

Today’s Show Notes:
Episode 049 – Evangelism and Apologetics with Dave Sterrett

In this episode, Brian Auten and Chad Gross interview Dave Sterrett about his new book Jesus Conversations: Effective Everyday Engagement. They discuss conversations, evangelism and apologetics.

0:22 – Windscreen gnats and podcast flies
3:11 – Introduction to Dave Sterrett
6:34 – Welcome to Dave, and who does his taxes?
11:09 – Why write Jesus Conversations?
14:40 – The importance of getting back to the basics
16:38 – How to start conversations with people
21:20 – The challenge of speaking with people who know us well
24:23 – The importance of scripture memorization
26:55 – The relationship between apologetics and evangelism
31:22 – Should we just use our testimony?
34:32 – Is there a danger of forgetting about evangelism?
38:25 – Engaging with people with differing religious beliefs
43:40 – Advice for a long-term relationship with a seeker
49:42 – Where to find further resources:

Get Dave’s book Jesus Conversations: Effective Everyday Engagement

Dave Sterrett’s website

More about Dave Sterrett

Further books by Dave Sterrett here.

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Brian Auten is the founder emeritus of Apologetics315. He is also director of Reasonable Faith Belfast. Brian holds a Masters degree in Christian Apologetics and has interviewed over 150 Christian apologists. His background is in missions, media direction, graphic design, and administration. Brian started Apologetics315 in 2007 to be an apologetics hub to equip Christians to defend the faith.

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