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"While your goal is to help them recognize their mistaken notions, ultimately you want them to come to faith. This is the Spirit's job."

Common Objection 1: "I'm a Good Person"

How good are you really? Many people will answer this question by unloading their laundry lists of volunteer activities, 501 (c) (3) donations, parenting skills, or anything else that presents them as a good person. In Christian terms, we might call this outwardly following God's law.

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Leon Brown (B.A. in Communication Studies, University of San Diego) currently attends Westminster Seminary California and plans to pastor a local congregation. He is a requested conference speaker, experienced evangelist, and itinerant preacher. He is the founder of the Evangelism Team ministry and has published in Christian Renewal magazine.

Issue: "Exit Interviews" March/April 2012 Vol. 21 No. 2 Page number(s): 30-33

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