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All ABWE personnel are entitled to a 20% discount on Good Soil resources. Simply enter the ABWE personnel coupon code in the shopping cart to apply the discount. If you don't know the code, you can find it on Central.
Why Suggested Donation?
Good Soil resources are available for order through the Association of Baptists for World Evangelism (ABWE), a non-profit evangelical missions organization. The suggested donation amount covers the cost of producing each resource. Additional donations are welcomed and will go towards further development of the Good Soil training materials and resources.
A pdf document containing the classic exposition of Acts 17 by D.A. Carson. It provides valuable insight into Paul's evangelistic ministry with pluralist philosophers in Athens on Mars Hill.
This three-page document will help you as you begin to use the ChronoBridge cards in presenting the gospel. It provides a suggested summary for each step in the process.
A high resolution image of the Chronological Bridge to Life, suitable for printing posters.
1024 x 768 (low resolution) image of the Chronological Bridge to Life.
These are the cards that each participant receives at the end of the seminar. The participant records names of people he/she is focusing on and praying for his/her ministry of evangelism (E-List) and discipleship (D-List).
This document contains more than 100 ideas for initiating entry level conversations in order to begin the worldview onion peeling process.
A leader's guide for using The Story of Hope with ESL (English as Second Language) students. Intermediate to Advanced level of ESL - not for beginner ESL students. Based on the North American English (not Global English) version of The Story of Hope.
This document contains multiple samples of faith stories (evangelistic testimonies). We don’t present them as perfect examples, but perhaps they will be helpful examples for you as you develop your own faith story.
A free instructor's guide for leading a group of students through Gaining Ground with Good Soil. Includes a wide variety of creative and interactive teaching methods. Great for Sunday school classes or small group Bible studies.
A free PowerPoint presentation to be used in conjunction with the Gaining Ground with Good Soil Leader's Guide. Contains 31 beautifully designed slides.
A free guide for personal study of Gaining Ground with Good Soil. Ideal resource for those who are not able to attend a Good Soil seminar, but who want to gain optimal benefit from reading the book.
A free set of teaching resources to be used in conjunction with the Leader's Guide for Gaining Ground with Good Soil. Resources designed to make class learning more enjoyable and more effective.
This article addresses the question whether the woman’s ‘seed’ in Genesis 3:15 is an individual (as LXX interprets) or her posterity, by an empirical study of how Biblical Hebrew used its pronouns and verb inflections when they are associated with zera‘, ‘seed’, when it has the nuance ‘offspring’. Syntactically Genesis 3:15 exhibits the pattern found when zera‘ refers to an individual. The article concludes with some suggestions for following the exegetical consequences of this syntactical result.
This four-page document gives a summary of the “God (the Father) attributes” that can be discovered in the 20 Old Testament events in The Story of Hope, as well as the “Jesus attributes” that can be discovered in the 20 New Testament events.
This document was written to clarify some misconceptions that a person might have regarding Good Soil Evangelism and Discipleship in general, and concerning some of the concepts taught in the Good Soil seminar in particular.
This is a .pdf file of the Good Soil E&D scale that appears on page 2 of the Good Soil seminar workbook. This scale is the “heart” of the Good Soil training material.
This is a one-page, full-color, high resolution flyer that is designed to use in promoting Good Soil E&D seminars.
A free Leader's Guide (102 pages) for use with The Story of Hope--Kids Edition book.
This is 100+ page Leader’s Guide for the The Story of Hope. It includes teaching tips for using The Story of Hope in one-on-one situations, as well as in small group Bible study settings. It also includes answers to the questions in The Story of Hope.
A step by step guide for leading people through The Story of Hope studies. Translated into Spanish in Lima, Peru.
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