By Jeff Brawner
Witnessing to Hindus can be daunting. A seminary student described his effort to reach out to a Hindu, saying, “They have all of those gods. I just felt … helpless.”
With 330 million gods, a Hindu’s simple response can be, “How can we be wrong, if we accept that everyone is at least partially right?”
Still, increasing numbers of Hindus around the world are trusting Christ. The church in India now encompasses more than 70-million people, the world’s eighth-largest Christian population.
To initiate sharing Christ with a Hindu, consider these four steps:
1. Befriend a Hindu. Invite your new Hindu friend to coffee or tea. Invest time in your new friend.
2. Avoid the urge just to be the person’s friend. Take a leap of faith and talk about spiritual ideas as soon as possible. Mention how God has blessed you, so the person will know that you are a spiritual person.
3. Look for “spiritual clues” –…Continue Reading