Getting Through to Jehovah’s Witnesses: Approaching Bible Discussions in Unexpected Ways, contains the following features:
Section 1 consists of 4 chapters:
- Chapters 1-4 share my personal experiences with the Watchtower indoctrination methods
- Chapter 3 explains the organizational mindset and internal struggles of Jehovah’s Witnesses and the significance of these factors in getting through to them
- Chapter 4 sets out five witnessing principles readers need to know and follow
Section 2 begins with Chapter 5, a doctrinal chapter which explains both the Watchtower and biblical plans of salvation. This chapter is followed by five related approach chapters dealing with the issue of salvation.
Section 3 begins with Chapter 11, a doctrinal chapter which explains both the Watchtower and biblical teachings regarding the nature of God—specifically of the natures and roles of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. This chapter is followed by three related approach chapters explaining how best to discuss these matters with Witnesses.
Section 4 begins with Chapter 15, a doctrinal chapter that spells out the Watchtower and biblical teachings regarding nine specific issues which Jehovah’s Witnesses usually insist on discussing with Christians. This chapter is followed by five related approach chapters which explain how best to discuss these specific topics with Jehovah’s Witnesses.
Section 5 contains one chapter, an action chapter setting out many different opportunities you have for witnessing to people with a Watchtower background.
Here is the Table of Contents:
Section 1: Encountering Jehovah’s Witnesses
Chapter 1: Here They Come—Now What?
Chapter 2: My Study with Jehovah’s Witnesses
Chapter 3: Encountering the Organizational Mindset
Chapter 4: Witnessing Principles I Learned
Section 2: Discussing Salvation
Chapter 5: Irreconcilable Differences (doctrinal chapter)
Chapter 6: The Righteousness Approach
Chapter 7: The Come to Jesus Approach
Chapter 8: The Faith and Works Approach
Chapter 9: The Bodily Resurrection Approach
Chapter 10: The New Birth Approach
Section 3: Discussing the Nature of God
Chapter 11: Who Exactly Is God? (doctrinal chapter)
Chapter 12: The Jesus Isn’t Michael Approach
Chapter 13: The Jesus Is the God-Man Approach
Chapter 14: The Holy Spirit Is God Approach
Section 4: Discussing Watchtower Signature Issues
Chapter 15: Watchtower Signature Issues (doctrinal chapter)
Chapter 16: The Divine Name Approach
Chapter 17: The Christian Freedom Approach.
Chapter 18: The Justice for the Wicked Approach
Chapter 19: The Life and Death Issues Approach
Chapter 20: The False Prophecies Approach
Section 5: Now Take Action!
Chapter 21: Where Will You Go from Here?
Next week I’ll discuss Section 1.
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