65 Evangelism Quotes On Success In Life

These evangelism quotes will inspire you. Evangelism is the winning or revival of personal commitments to Christ or the spreading of the Christian gospel by public preaching or personal witness.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging evangelism quotes, evangelism sayings, and evangelism proverbs.

Best Evangelism Quotes

  1. “Evangelism is not a professional job for a few trained men, but is instead the unrelenting responsibility of every person who belongs to the company of Jesus.” ~ D. Elton Trueblood
  2. “The Great Commission is not an option to be considered; it is a command to be obeyed.” ~ Hudson Taylor
  3. “At the end of the day, the biggest obstacle to evangelism is Christians who don’t share the gospel.” ~ Albert Mohler
  4. “Prayer is crucial in evangelism: Only God can change the heart of someone who is in rebellion against Him. No matter how logical our arguments or how fervent our appeals, our words will accomplish nothing unless God’s Spirit prepares the way.” ~ Billy Graham

  5. “The Church exists for nothing else but to draw men into Christ, to make them little Christs. If they are not doing that, all the cathedrals, clergy, missions, sermons, even the Bible itself, are simply a waste of time. God became Man for no other purpose.” ~ C. S. Lewis , Evangelism quotes Bible
  6. “The simple definition of evangelism: Those who know, telling those who don’t.” ~ Leith Anderson
  7. “To be a soul-winner is the happiest thing in the world. And with every soul you bring to Jesus Christ, you seem to get a new heaven here upon earth.” ~ Charles Spurgeon
  8. “If you live by the same values and priorities [Jesus] had, you will find evangelism happening naturally. It becomes a life-style and not a project.” ~ Rebecca Pippert

  9. “We talk of the second coming, half the world has never heard of the first.” ~ Oswald J. Smith
  10. “Oh, my brothers and sisters in Christ, if sinners will be damned, at least let them leap to hell over our bodies; and if they will perish, let them perish with our arms about their knees, imploring them to stay, and not madly to destroy themselves. If hell must be filled, at least let it be filled in the teeth of our exertions, and let not one go there unwarned and unprayed for.” ~ Charles Spurgeon
  11. “The Church exists for nothing else but to draw men into Christ.” ~ C. S. Lewis
  12. “Evangelism is not imposing anything on anyone; it is simply sharing the truth.” ~ Mark Dever

  13. “It is the duty of every Christian to be Christ to his neighbor.” ~ Martin Luther
  14. “Christians don’t tell lies, they just go to church and sing them. How many times have you stood and sang, “Take my life and let it be” when you haven’t given Him one ounce?” ~ Leonard Ravenhill
  15. “Evangelism is not salesmanship. It is not urging people, pressing them, coercing them, overwhelming them, or subduing them. Evangelism is telling a message. Evangelism is reporting good news.” ~ Richard Halverson
  16. “Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me.” ~ Isaiah

  17. “Don’t wait for a feeling or love in order to share Christ with a stranger. You already love your heavenly Father, and you know that this stranger is created by Him, but separated from Him… so take those first steps in evangelism because you love God. It is not primarily out of compassion for humanity that we share our faith or pray for the lost; it is first of all, love for God.” ~ John Piper
  18. “We must be global Christians with a global vision because our God is a global God.” ~ John Stott
  19. “The gospel is only good news if it gets there in time.” ~ Carl F. H. Henry
  20. “One Way: Jesus! One Job: Evangelism!” ~ T.L. Osborn

  21. “Successful evangelism involves not only harvesting, but sowing and watering, too. We must never think that because a nonbeliever remained unconvinced by our case that our apologetic has failed. For one encounter is not the end of the story.” ~ William Lane Craig
  22. “I’m all for lifestyle evangelism, but I’m also in favor of intentionality, where we seek out opportunities for spiritual conversations and are equipped to explain the gospel and why we believe it.” ~ Lee Strobel
  23. “Give me one hundred preachers who fear nothing but sin and desire nothing but God, and I care not whether they be clergymen or laymen, they alone will shake the gates of Hell and set up the kingdom of Heaven upon Earth.” ~ John Wesley
  24. “We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won’t need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don’t fire cannons to call attention to their shining- they just shine.” ~ Dwight L. Moody

  25. “America is not dying because of the strength of humanism but the weakness of evangelism.” ~ Leonard Ravenhill
  26. “Evangelism was not a program in the Jerusalem church; it was a way of life. The believers’ lives and behaviors created such favor with the population of Jerusalem that people we drawn to the Lord.” ~ David Jeremiah
  27. “Being an extrovert isn’t essential to evangelism – obedience and love are.” ~ Rebecca Pippert
  28. “The key to ongoing effectiveness [in evangelism] is a perpetual freshness in your growing knowledge of Him.” ~ R. Kent Hughes

  29. “Evangelism is just one beggar telling another beggar where to find the bread.” ~ Daniel Thambyrajah Niles
  30. “We Christians sometimes think we need a plan for evangelism. I don’t think Jesus had an evangelism plan. I think He just interacted with the people He came into contact with.” ~ Matt Diaz
  31. “One of the greatest priorities of the church today is to mobilize the laity to do the work of evangelism.” ~ Billy Graham
  32. “It is clear you don’t like my way of doing evangelism. You raise some good points. Frankly, I sometimes do not like my way of doing evangelism. But I like my way of doing it better than your way of not doing it.” ~ Dwight L. Moody

  33. “The gospel is only good news when we understand the bad news.” ~ R. C. Sproul
  34. “Have you no wish for others to be saved? Then you’re not saved yourself, be sure of that!” ~ Charles Spurgeon
  35. “Every believer should evangelize. I know some Christians think that evangelism is only for people with special gifts for it, but I don’t believe the New Testament teaches that. While Paul does say that some believers have the call to be evangelists, all of us have the responsibility of evangelism.” ~ Mark Dever
  36. “Evangelism and the local church are inseparable. It’s like the Good Samaritan seeking an inn for the one he rescued.” ~ Reinhard Bonnke
  37. “Any method of evangelism will work—if God is in it.” ~ Leonard Ravenhill

  38. “The spirit of Christ is the spirit of missions. The nearer we get to Him, the more intensely missionary we become.” ~ Henry Martyn
  39. “Missions is not the ultimate goal of the church. Worship is. Missions exists because worship doesn’t.” ~ John Piper , Mission and evangelism quotes
  40. “Revival precedes evangelism. The church must first repent. This is the blind spot in our eye today.” ~ Vance Havner

  41. “While there remains one dark soul without the light of God, I’ll fight – I’ll fight to the very end!” ~ William Booth
  42. “Every church needs to grow warmer through fellowship, deeper through discipleship, stronger through through worship, and larger through evangelism.” ~ Rick Warren
  43. “We have been created for God and by God to transform the world around us.” ~ Christine Caine

  44. “If evangelism isn’t an expression of love of neighbor, it isn’t Christian evangelizing. And love of neighbor includes not only what I say to the neighbor but how I say that.” ~ Miroslav Volf
  45. “To be a soul winner is the happiest thing in this world.” ~ Charles Spurgeon
  46. “Evangelism is not an option for the Christian life.” ~ Luis Palau

  47. “The salvation of a single soul is more important than the production or preservation of all the epics and tragedies in the world.” ~ C. S. Lewis
  48. “Before I can call upon Christ as my Savior, I have to understand that I need a savior. I have to understand that I am a sinner. I have to have some understanding of what sin is.I have to understand that God exists. I have to understand that I am estranged from that God, and that I am exposed to that God’s judgment. I don’t reach out for a savior unless I am first convinced that I need a savior. All of that is pre-evangelism. It is involved in the data or the information that a person has to process with his mind before he can either respond to it in faith or reject it in unbelief.” ~ R. C. Sproul
  49. “We do not fail in our evangelism if we faithfully tell the gospel to someone who is not subsequently converted; we fail only if we do not faithfully tell the gospel at all.” ~ Mark Dever

  50. “Now a confirmed atheist, I’ve become convinced of the enormous contribution that Christian evangelism makes in Africa: sharply distinct from the work of secular NGOs, government projects and international aid efforts. These alone will not do. Education and training alone will not do. In Africa Christianity changes people’s hearts. It brings a spiritual transformation. The rebirth is real. The change is good.” ~ Matthew Parris
  51. “The desperately poor are not going to come to us to hear the Good News. We have to go to them.” ~ Jackie Pullinger
  52. “Evangelism that starts at the nonbeliever’s point of felt need and ties the gospel into that area of need has the greatest capacity for capturing the mind and heart of the non-Christian.” ~ George Barna
  53. “If you as a pastor don’t have a passion for evangelism then don’t be surprised if your people done either.” ~ Aubrey Malphurs
  54. “Evangelism, in its purist form, is an overflow of worship.” ~ Bill Johnson

  55. “God is more concerned with conforming me to the likeness of His Son than leaving me in my comfort zones. God is more interested in inward qualities than outward circumstances – things like refining my faith, humbling my heart, cleaning up my thought life and strengthening my character.” ~ Joni Eareckson Tada
  56. “These then are the marks of the ideal Church – love, suffering, holiness, sound doctrine, genuineness, evangelism and humility. They are what Christ desires to find in His churches as He walks among them.” ~ John Stott
  57. “There are actually only ever two pastoral problems you will ever encounter. The first is this: persuading those who are under the dominion of sin that they are under the dominion of sin. That’s the task of evangelism. And [second], persuading those who are no longer under the dominion of sin that they are no longer under the dominion of sin because they’re Christ’s.” ~ Sinclair B. Ferguson
  58. “I just want to lobby for God.” ~ Billy Graham

  59. “Bad evangelism says: I’m right, you’re wrong, and I would love to tell you about it” ~ Timothy Keller
  60. “He is not seeking a powerful people to represent Him. Rather, He looks for all those who are weak, foolish, despised, and written off: and He inhabits them with His own strength.” ~ Graham Cooke
  61. “May even the concept of unreached peoples be totally intolerable to us.” ~ David Platt
  62. “This life is the only hell believers will ever know. But for those who die in their sins, this is their only heaven.” ~ Ray Comfort

  63. “Worldliness in the church is a lot more pervasive than a lack of passion for evangelism. Nevertheless, one of the results of worldliness is a waning enthusiasm for evangelism.” ~ Mark Dever
  64. “Answering a student’s question, ‘Will the heathen who have not heard the Gospel be saved?’ thus, ‘It is more a question with me whether we, who have the Gospel and fail to give it to those who have not, can be saved.” ~ Charles Spurgeon
  65. “The depth of our repentance will determine the depth of our revival.” ~ Frank Bartleman

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