Sunday, November 21, 2010

32 Ways to be a radical for Christ

1. Mow your neighbor's lawn
2. Go to a thrift store and drop $1 bills in random pockets of clothing being sold
3. Go to a nursing and visit someone who never gets visitors once a week
4. Sponsor a child
5. Give your winter coat away to someone who needs it more then go to a thrift store and purchase a new one for yourself
6. Confess something that you have done wrong to someone and ask them to pray for you
7. Go down a line of cars and pay for the meters that are expired
8. Leave a random tip for someone who is cleaning a public bathroom
9. Host a lunch for someone who is home bound
10. Cover up all the brand names on your clothing
11.  Serve in a homeless shelter
12. Tutor an underprivileged child
13. When in line at Starbucks (or elsewhere) pay for the person behind you in line
14. Visit a church service where you don't know anyone and invite someone to dinner
15. Mute advertisements that say you can buy happiness
16. Participate in Operation Christmas Child
17. Give a Bible away to someone on the side of the road
18. When see a person holding up a cardboard sign instead of giving them money have a meal with them
19. Always carry around a few extra water bottles to hand out to those in need
20. Sit next to someone who you don't like in your next worship service
21. Send letters of encouragement to your local government officials
22. Go down a row of cars at Walmart leaving little notes of encouragement
23. Prayer walk around your neighborhood or street or apartment
24. Fast for a day for those earn less than a dollar a day
25. Ask your pastor if someone on your church's sick list would like a visit
26. Volunteer at your local soup kitchen once a month
27. Track to its source one item of food you eat regularly.  Then, each time you eat that food, pray for those folks who helped make it possible for you to eat it
28. Write your pastor a note of encouragement each week
29. Pick a country to prayer for everyday (switch every week)
30. Plant a tree
31. Carry some one's groceries for them
32. Go on a mission trip either in your city or country or even around the world

But always remember that...
A. In order to be radical for Christ you have to first spend time with Him in his word and through prayer.
B. The list doesn't end there! Keep having great ideas of how to glorify Him!

Have a blessed week,
Grace

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