How would you describe the essence of the Gospel to someone who had never heard it before?
What if you were on an elevator with that person and had only a few floors up to explain it?
What if you could use only ten words? Or fewer?
Recently, the Christian Century asked authors and readers to boil the Gospel down to just a few words. (You can find the Christian Century story by clicking here.) Today, we’re doing the same thing right here in our little corner of the Web. We are summarizing the Good News in a few essential words.
Which words do you pick, friends? How do you summarize the Good News in only a few essential words?
Let’s fill the comment box with our tiny proclamations of gigantic Gospel truth.
I’ll start, to get us going.
My ten-word response:
My seven-word response:
Your turn! Don’t be shy.
Tell us what the Gospel means in ten or fewer words! If you are a subscriber, click here to join the conversation. Or offer your thoughts on my author page on Facebook.
It will be fun, and it’s our chance to speak the most powerful words possible into the universe! 🙂