Get motivated and equipped to venture outside the comfort of your church culture and into places where you can reach people in need who live without Christ. Preaching pastor, Tom Ellsworth, offers thought-provoking reasons why this is critically important, and how to get started. Eight Scriptures are the basis of his book.
How much time do you spend looking over your backyard fence? God is calling you to make a difference in others’ lives. Beyond Your Backyard explores relevant and simple ideas that can impact others in big and little ways.
Tom Ellsworth is the preaching minister at Sherwood Oaks Christian Church in Bloomington, Indiana. He is also an editor for PreachingStandard.com, an Internet sermon resource service. Tom is passionate about aviation, has enjoyed restoring his grandfather’s 1948 Chrysler, and relaxes in his own backyard by tinkering in his shop. He loves spending time with his wife, Elsie, and their two daughters.