Skip to content
Toggle mobile menu
Stand to Reason
Sexuality and Gender
Tactics and Tools
Small Group Study
Due to the coronavirus situation, we are currently experiencing delays with some shipments. We appreciate your patience as we work to fulfill orders as quickly as possible.
Site Help / FAQ
Nav Menu 3
Nav Menu 4
Nav Menu 5
Nav Menu 6
Nav Menu 7
Nav Menu 8
Fool's Talk: Recovering the Art of Christian Persuasion
In our post-Christian context, public life has become markedly more secular and private life infinitely more diverse. Yet many Christians still rely on cookie-cutter approaches to evangelism and apologetics. Most of these methods assume that people are open, interested and needy for spiritual insight when increasingly most people are not. Our urgent need, then, is the capacity to persuade—to make a convincing case for the gospel to people who are not interested in it.
In his magnum opus, Os Guinness offers a comprehensive presentation of the art and power of creative persuasion. Christians have often relied on proclaiming and preaching, protesting and picketing. But we are strikingly weak in persuasion—the ability to talk to people who are closed to what we are saying. Actual persuasion requires more than a one-size-fits-all approach.
This book is the fruit of forty years of thinking, honed in countless talks and discussions at many of the leading universities and intellectual centers of the world. Discover afresh the persuasive power of Christian witness from one of the leading apologists and thinkers of our era.
The Ambassador's Guide to Pluralism
Alive: A Cold-Case Approach to the Resurrection (10-Pack)
The Francis A. Schaeffer Trilogy: Three Essential Books in One Volume
Defending Your Faith: An Introduction to Apologetics
Sale Price: $16.00
Alive: A Cold-Case Approach to the Resurrection
How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth
The Case for Life: Equipping Christians to Engage the Culture
Never Read a Bible Verse