The Samaritan Woman’s Strategy

INTRODUCTION

When we read the BibleThe King Who Authorized KJV Bible Was a Freemason. Read more ... » we can read a lot of strategies on evangelismJesus is the Redeemer. Read more ... ». However, due to limitations of many timeThey Complain to the Landowner Simply Because He is Generous and Fair to All His Laborers. Read more ... », let me concentrate on the SamaritanJesus’ Strategy of Evangelism. Read more ... » WomanJesus is Missing!. Read more ... » (at the wellJesus’ Strategy of Evangelism. Read more ... ») StrategyJesus’ Strategy of Evangelism. Read more ... » (JohnThe Transfiguration of Jesus. Read more ... » 4:1-42) ; but before we proceed on the strategies it is indispensable to establish the theological foundation of evangelism, and cite reasons why a ChristianThe Obedience of Joseph. Read more ... » should evangelize others?

Brief Theological Foundation

  1. GodThe Greatest is Love. Read more ... »’s Concern for People

    1. God seeks manHow to Ascertain God's Will?. Read more ... ». Adam and Eve sinned against God in the Garden of Eden. When they sinned, they ran and hid from God. Yet God searched for them and called to them. This shows God’s concern for lost people (see Gen. 3:9).6-samaritanwomanatthewell

    2. God loves mankind. John 3New Year, New Creation. Read more ... »:16 says, “For God so loved the worldJesus is the Redeemer. Read more ... » that he gave his only begotten SonThe Greatest Act of God. Read more ... », that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternalThe Logos Becomes Flesh. Read more ... » lifeWhat is Life?. Read more ... ».” God loved mankind so much that he was willing to send“As the Father has Sent me, so I Send You!”. Read more ... » his only sonThe Son Will be Coming Soon with Power and Glory. Read more ... » to die on behalf of sinners.

    3. God’s planHow to Ascertain God's Will?. Read more ... » to saveThe Greatest Act of God. Read more ... » mankind. The Bible teaches that Jesus613 Laws Summarize Into Two. Read more ... » came with a clear purpose: to save people from their sinsNew Year, New Creation. Read more ... »! (see MarkThe Son Will be Coming Soon with Power and Glory. Read more ... » 10:45; I Tim. 1:15)

    4. God wants all people to be saved. Jesus ChristThree Deeds That Show the Intentions of the Shepherd and the Thief. Read more ... » died on the crossThree Things Expected of a Disciple. Read more ... » to redeem from their sins. God wants all the people of every time to accept the salvationThe Man Who Prepares Freeway for His Master. Read more ... » that Jesus Christ“As the Father has Sent me, so I Send You!”. Read more ... » offers (see 2 PeterThis Man Asks How Many Times to Forgive; He is Amazed What He Discovered. Read more ... » 3:9). Jesus continues to call men to salvation today. He will continue to call and encourage people to be saved until he comes to the earthCreatio ex Nihilo: Creation Through Amazing Words and Power. Read more ... » the second time (see Rev. 3:20).

Purposes of Evangelism: Why a Christian Should Evangelize?

  1. What is evangelism? The wordProphecy About the Philippines in 2009, Compare With Current Situation. Read more ... » evangelism comes from a Greek“Into Your Hands”. Read more ... » word that means “good newsYou Have No Right to Keep it!. Read more ... ».” The simple definition of evangelism is “telling others about the goodThree Deeds That Show the Intentions of the Shepherd and the Thief. Read more ... » news of salvation. A more formal definition would be: “To proclaimYou Have No Right to Keep it!. Read more ... » the gospelThe Lord of Resurrection is God of the Living. Read more ... » and bring people to the point that they trustHow to Ascertain God's Will?. Read more ... » in Jesus Christ for salvation.”

  2. Jesus Commands Evangelism.

    1. Our AuthorityHow Does Jesus Prepare His Disciples for Missions?. Read more ... ». MatthewThey Complain to the Landowner Simply Because He is Generous and Fair to All His Laborers. Read more ... » 28;18-20 is the Great CommissionThree Things Required in Discipleship. Read more ... ». It clarifies Jesus’ will for evangelism. In verse 18 Jesus said, “I have been given all authority in heavenCreatio ex Nihilo: Creation Through Amazing Words and Power. Read more ... » and on earth.” This means that when we witnessThe Logos Becomes Flesh. Read more ... » for the LordMary Praises the Greatness of God. Read more ... », we do so with the authority of Jesus Christ himself.

    2. Our Assignment. Matthew 28:19 explains our assignment: to make disciples“As the Father has Sent me, so I Send You!”. Read more ... » of all the peoples of earth.

    3. Our assurance. In Matthew 28:20 Jesus gave His witnessesThe Message of Transfiguration. Read more ... » a wonderful promiseThe Angel of The Lord Announces the Good News!. Read more ... »: to accompany them everywhere until the end of the world. He will always be with us.

Jesus and the Samaritan WomanJesus’ Strategy of Evangelism. Read more ... »’s (at the Well) Strategies

  1. Jesus’ Strategy.

    1. He goes (v.4)

    2. He evangelizes while resting (v.6).

    3. He uses point of contact (v.70).

    4. He crosses the boundariesJesus’ Strategy of Evangelism. Read more ... » (v.9).

    5. He knows his theologyTuloy Po Kayo! (Welcome!). Read more ... » (v.10).

    6. He is persistent to tell his theology (vv.10, 13, 21).

    7. He lives with people (v. 40).

    8. He teaches people (vv. 40-41).

  1. The Samaritan Woman’s Strategy

    1. The Samaritan woman knows slowly but surely [Sir (vv.11, 15); prophet (v.19); messiah (v. 25)].

    2. She leaves her waterA Man Tries to Walk on the Water, Look What Does He Get. Read more ... » jarWhat is Life?. Read more ... » (v.28).

    3. She goes back to the townJesus is Missing!. Read more ... » (v. 28).

    4. She shares her discoveryA Man Accidentally Found Hidden Treasure in Other’s Field. Look What Did He Sacrifice to Get It.. Read more ... » and experience to the people (v.28-29).

    5. She uses inductive method in sharing the Gospel (v. 29).

    6. She uses personal testimonyJesus is Missing!. Read more ... » (v. 39).

    7. She listens to feedback (v. 42).

NOTE: The strategies of Jesus and the Samaritan Woman were used to have “churchProphecy About the Philippines in 2009, Compare With Current Situation. Read more ... » growth” (see vv. 39, 41).

Conclusion

There was a woman walkingA Man Tries to Walk on the Water, Look What Does He Get. Read more ... » down a deserted Mexican beach at sunset. As she walkA Man Tries to Walk on the Water, Look What Does He Get. Read more ... » along, she began to see another man in the distance. As she nearer, she noticed that the local native kept leaning down, picking something up and throwing it out into the water. Time and again he kept hurling things out into the ocean.

As she approached even closer, she noticed that the other man was picking up starfishJesus’ Strategy of Evangelism. Read more ... » that had been washed up on the beach and, one at a time, he was throwing them back into the water.star-fish-making-love

The woman was puzzled. She approached the man and said, “Good evening, friendLazarus’ Raising as a Proof of Resurrection. Read more ... ». I was wondering what you are doing.”

“I’m throwing these starfish back into the ocean. You see, it’s low tide right now and all of these starfish have been washed up onto the shore. If I don’t throw them back into the seaA Man Tries to Walk on the Water, Look What Does He Get. Read more ... », they’ll die up here from lack of oxygen.”

“I understand,” the woman replied, “but there nuts be thousands of starfish on this beach. You can’t possibly get all of them. These are simply too many. And don’t you realize this is probably happening on hundreds of beaches all up and down this coast. Can’t you see that you can’t possibly make a difference?”

The local native smiled, bent down and picked up yet another starfish, and as he threw it back into the sea, he replied, “Made a difference to that one!”

The world is filled with lost souls; people who need Jesus as their saviorIsaiah’s Prophecy on the Coming of the Savior. Read more ... ». Although we individually cannot get to everyone, we can start spreading the good news of Jesus with one person at a time, and make a difference!

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