Five to ten seconds.
After that, the filter kicks in.
In our day and age, five to ten seconds is usually all the time
we’re given to persuade someone that what we have to say is worthy
of his or her time. You and I live in a world suffering from a
relentless bombardment of information. Television, social media,
advertising, acquaintances, friends, and family all vie for time
and an attentive ear. If we don’t adapt and learn to filter out
what we believe does not apply to us, we quickly become
overwhelmed. In this new world of burst communication, our
presentation of this Gospel needs to be adapted as well, and while
it’s critically important that the content remain unchanged, the
style and vehicle in which it is delivered must fit the culture it
reaches. Through current cultural references and true stories,
Daniel Rice, founder of #Gospel, will help you come to see the
gospel for what it really is and how it can radically alter your
everyday life. Rice invites you into the conversation as he breaks
down Paul’s explanation of the gospel in Romans in a way that is
accessible and engaging. Hash-tagging (#) a term invites
others to join an open conversation and adds the author’s thoughts
to our modern-day global exchange of ideas. This is the heart of
Welcome to the conversation.