If you have ever preached in the open air, you will know that there are a number of fears you have to overcome. There is your own natural fear–that your mind may go blank and you will make a fool of yourself in front of a crowd of people. There’s the fear of being asked a question you can’t answer, or of attracting an angry heckler. But there is actually a bigger fear you will have to learn to live with.
It’s the fear of having a crowd gather and then scattering them as soon as they hear what you have to say.
It’s disheartening to pray for listeners, have them gather, and then watch them walk away while you are still speaking. That’s why I pray for a good heckler. To continue reading CLICK HERE!