This booklet has been within the works for years.
Alive in Christ
WMP’s Helen Williams says the ministry’s former president, Jay Benson, had a burden to create this booklet. The group started engaged on it years in the past, however Williams says different initiatives would come up and push the work of Alive in Christ to the aspect.
Lastly, in 2018, WMP’s present president, Harold Mac, determined to push ahead and end the booklet.
Williams says the group doesn’t launch new booklets fairly often, however, she says, she thinks the Lord has put the Alive in Christ booklet on folks’s minds and hearts for a very long time.
Now accomplished, the booklet is 96 pages and can work as a discipleship device.
“It is just a presentation of what it means to live in the light of eternity,” Williams says.
She explains a number of the highlighted subjects which are within the booklet.
“God is our fellowship with us. He restores our relationship through Christ. We can walk in newness of life. God’s Word brings changes and life, dying to self-living for righteousness, living in fellowship with the Father and His church. If we abide in Christ, we will bear much fruit, living godly lives through the power of the Holy Spirit, victory over the enemy through Jesus Christ. If we share in His sufferings, we will share His glory.”
Williams explains the booklet addresses these topics as a result of they’re sensible, on a regular basis issues with everlasting values and present how God has requested believers to dwell in response to His Phrase.
She says Jesus’s life on earth was an illustration on how believers ought to dwell godly lives on the planet.
“He was mortal, human, as well as God, and He came to live. And it says in the scriptures that He increased in wisdom, and in knowledge, and in favor with God and man, and that’s what we need in our lives.”
Manufacturing and Distribution
Alive in Christ will likely be printed quickly. Nevertheless, Williams says there’s a manufacturing concern preserving it from being printed proper now.
Pray that the problem will likely be resolved and that the booklet will likely be printed and distributed as quickly as doable.
“As soon as we get it printed and we send it to people, I think they’re going to really want it and we’re going to have to really start getting it translated into other languages too because it is a discipleship tool and in some of these languages, discipleship tools are scarce.”
WMP has 36,000 distributors worldwide who’re excited and ready to obtain this new booklet. Some are giant ministries, others are people desirous to make an influence inside their household or neighborhood.
With such an unlimited variety of distributors, the booklet can be utilized in some ways and situations.
For instance, “just like the Alive in Christ, I can see that being utilized in jail ministry for people who might have come to Christ in jail who have to get an upward look and to comprehend what Christ will be to them regardless of the circumstance.”
Others might share the booklets in Sunday faculty lessons, small teams, and even out on the road.
Be a prayer warrior for WMP. Pray that the Lord will use Alive in Christ in some ways and that individuals will likely be receptive towards the Phrase.
Header photograph courtesy of World Missionary Press.