Summer is over and it's back-to-school time here in America. That reality settles over many students like a heavy bank of fog. The fun and freedom of summer months give way to the discipline of study and attending classes.
You think you know, that you've heard it all. But can you imagine a supposedly Christian man using an endearing tone of voice to refer to his Jewish girlfriend as my little Christ-killer"?
Are you currently in ministry among Jewish people or thinking about applying as a mission worker? Do you work for a church or serve as a volunteer in an area with a high concentration of Jewish people? Are you hoping to gain some expertise on witnessing to Jewish people to share with your congregation? Are you finishing a career, thinking of retirement, and wanting to continue learning and making yourself available to serve the Lord—perhaps among Jewish people? Then the following opportunity might just be perfect for you.
A friend wanted help answering her son, who says that Jesus died for everyone, so all will be saved whether or not they receive Him in this life. He points out that some people have never heard about Jesus and asks, Are they going to hell because they didn't hear? What kind of a God would do that?" According to the mother, her son is very hostile to the gospel. Here is my response to her: