Welcome to Social Media Seed Sowing with The Cross Current!

This series of daily, practical posts will equip you to conversationally sow the seed of the gospel with family and friends specifically on social media.

The simple, step-by-step strategy includes: a personal prayer plan, biblical training, downloadable tools, and sessions with Cory McKenna for further accountability and application together.

WEEK 1: PRAY

Day 1 > Laying the Groundwork

In this opening segment, Cory first opens God’s Word to lay the groundwork for our series and then teaches through the importance of prayer to the entire seed sowing process.

 

 
Day 2 > Prayer Tool Tutorial

In tandem with your Day 1 prayer training, this brief segment shares a practical tutorial for: fashioning your own personal prayer tool and then following a simple prayer plan for using it.

Please watch the video tutorial first, and then click below to download your Top Ten prayer tool:

Download in FILLABLE format

Download in PRINTABLE format

 

 
Day 3 > Inviting Prayer Application

In this brief teaching, Cory again opens God’s Word to share a biblical pattern of prayer in evangelism and invites you to participate in very practical prayer application together.

 

 
Day 4 > Inspiring Prayer Accountability

In this short session, Cory starts on a lighter note before introducing a powerful, real-life evangelism testimony to inspire greater prayer accountability together.

 

 
Week 1 > Saturday Morning Live!

In this LIVE Week 1 wrap-up, Cory hits the hot seat to answer any questions participants post about the series, shares the shocking end to the story he started in the Day 4 session, and tells several more inspiring prayer testimonies as well.

 

 
Appreciate the prayer points Cory references in this Live session?
Click HERE to listen to his entire sermon called “The Holy Spirit in Evangelism”.

WEEK 2: SOW

Day 1 > Seed Sowing 101

Welcome to Week 2 of Social Media Seed Sowing with The Cross Current! After spending last week praying for our witness with a Top Ten list of friends on social media, we open this week teaching on the biblical basics of gospel seed sowing.

 
Day 2 > Testimonial Tool Tutorial (Part 1 of 3)

In tandem with yesterday’s seed sowing training, this brief segment will help participants get started using a practical tool for preparing your personal story of salvation and hope.

Please watch the video tutorial first, and then click a link below to download your Testimonial Tool:

Download in FILLABLE format

Download in PRINTABLE format

 

 
Day 2 > Cory’s Story

To equip you by example to prepare your 5-minute testimonial video on social media, Cory has shared his here. (Note: Please don’t share his video on Facebook, but do feel free invite other Christians to come there or here to watch it if you wish!).

 

 
Day 3 > Testimonial Tool Tutorial (Part 2 of 3)

In this brief session, Cory talks turning points and also teaches through essential points for accurately articulating the most important part of your gospel testimonial … the gospel!

 

 
Day 4 > Testimonial Tool Tutorial (Part 3 of 3)

In this shorter session, Cory equips us to continue finding conversational common ground through sharing how and why we now have true hope as Christians, even when life doesn’t seem to make sense.

 

 
Week 2 > Saturday Morning Live!

In this LIVE Week 2 wrap-up, Cory again hits the hot seat to answer any questions participants post about the series and shares practical pointers for finding conversational common ground in the initial message to your non-Christian friends.

 

 
Week 2 > Testimonial Video “Tech” Tutorial

Need help posting and sharing your 5-minute testimonial video privately on Facebook? CLICK HERE to watch our simple, step by step video “tech” tutorial to get equipped with all the “know-how” necessary!

WEEK 3: WATER

Day 1 > Seed Watering 101

Welcome to Week 3 of Social Media Seed Sowing with The Cross Current! After last week’s sessions on knowing and sowing the seed of the gospel, we open this week with simple ways to water the seed sown and give special attention to basics of giving a biblical defense.

 

 
Day 2 > Worldview Watering Tool Tutorial

In tandem with yesterday’s teaching, this brief segment will equip participants with a powerful tool and training link (below) to continue watering gospel seed with non-Christian friends on the common ground of our God-given worldview.

 

 
IMPORTANT! After watching this brief tool tutorial, CLICK HERE to listen to the required training (sermon).

Please watch the video tutorial and listen to the training first, and then click below to download your Worldview Watering Tools (PDF):

Download SIDE 1

Download SIDE 2

Download SIDES 1 & 2 (together)

Day 3 > Explain and Expose

In this brief session, Cory will suggest a simple Scriptural method for gospel seed watering that actually puts biblical apologetics into conversational practice.

 

 
Week 3 > Saturday Morning Live!

In this Week 3 series wrap-up, Cory again hits the hot seat to answer your questions, examines evidences “scientifically” to critically consider their importance in apologetics, and reveals the tools in our virtual “Seed Sowers Tool Shed”.

 

 
Week 3 > Seed Sowers Tool Shed

In this Week 3 series wrap-up, Cory again hits the hot seat to answer your questions, examines evidences “scientifically” to critically consider their importance in apologetics, and reveals the tools in our virtual “Seed Sowers Tool Shed”.

Pursuant to our Week 3 Saturday Morning Live! session this morning, the following are the virtual tools we suggest you bookmark to build your own “Seed Sowers Tool Shed” for faithfully continuing the seed watering process:

 

  1. Answers in Genesis
  2. CARM
  3. Ezra Institute for Contemporary Christianity
  4. Got Questions
  5. Living Waters
  6. Proof That God Exists
  7. The Cross Current

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