In many cases, the time prior to the evangelistic event is as important as the event itself. This is your chance to train church members and have them identify and pray for their spiritually lost friends.
TO PREPARE YOUR CHURCH:
Communicate the Outreach Core Values. You might want to communicate that:
Help your people identify the spiritually lost that are in the natural path of their life.
IF THEIR FRIENDS COME, THEY NEED TO . . .
IF THEIR FRIENDS DON'T COME, THEY CAN . . .