No evangelism approach is acceptable if the motive is impure or deficient. It appears some evangelism approaches clearly do not measure up to what Jesus expects.
One of the most obvious approaches Jesus took to engage marginalized people was to include them into the fold as subjects worthy of receiving salvation. The second; exemplifying compassion for the lost, hurt and hopeless.
The Great Commission emphasizes how important spreading the Gospel to others was to Jesus. Here we see that Jesus is not selfish. Simply stated, He is not comfortable nor satisfied with letting others perish spiritually.
The Shunamite Woman and her godly-exhibit of hospitality toward the Prophet Elisha was a show of “the gift of hospitality.” She had remembered his kindness toward her in the past.
The “old- sayings” that warm my heart reverently are those manifested in the minds and mouths of people who had limited or no access to formal education.