Andy Schmelzer

Posted by on May 7, 2019 in General

Andy Schmelzer – Bluefield, WV Andy grew up Catholic but at a very young age knew something was missing. As a teen, siblings shared the good news in an ask Jesus in your heart kind of way. This he embraced and lived as a false convert until the Lord granted him repentance about the age of 35. He and his wife learned biblical evangelism in 2004 stumbling across...

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NYC Open Air Preaching Training

Posted by on May 7, 2019 in Blog, Featured Slider, General
NYC Open Air Preaching Training

SFOI is looking for ten men who want to be trained in open air preaching in the same means as the great evangelist of the 18th Century Rev. George Whitefield which is preaching sermons in the open air. You will have ample time to apply what you learn in the streets of the Rome of our day New York City. Location of Event: New York City Event...

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GWP Training June 17 – 21

Posted by on May 6, 2019 in Blog, Featured Slider, General
GWP Training June 17 – 21

The George Whitefield Program for men who want to be full-time evangelists is conducting its annual training the week of June 17 – 21, 2019. The training is designed to provide a foundation of fruitful practical tools to facilitate your perseverance in the work of an evangelist. To apply contact Bill Adams at either: bill@sfoi.org or...

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MLB All-Star – July 6 – 9

Posted by on May 5, 2019 in Blog, Featured Slider, General
MLB All-Star – July 6 – 9

The Cleveland Indians are hosting the 2019 Major League All-Star Celebration Saturday, July 6 – Tuesday, July 9. SFOI is looking for ten men who believe they are called to evangelistic work or who have a passion for souls to hear the Gospel to spend four days proclaiming the Gospel to the MLB All-Star fans in Cleveland whether they are at the FanFest,...

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Get in the Game: Reaching a Community of Souls

Posted by on Apr 28, 2019 in Blog, General

SFOI sets forth guidelines so the community of fans or souls attending a major sporting event can be reached with the Gospel. In other words the goal of SFOI is for as many souls as possible at a particular event to hear the Gospel both on one day and at each day of the event. Here’s a couple of illustrations: #1 for a pro football team the goal is to be at the...

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Open Air Preaching: Distributing a tract

Posted by on Apr 25, 2019 in Blog, General
Open Air Preaching: Distributing a tract

Tracts are simply pieces of paper with a Gospel message printed on them. Like reading the Bible well written tracts can bring forth a response from souls passing by at a major sporting event. In the picture you see Heath handing a tract to a fan. The goal in distributing the tract is to place it in your hand so the fan can read the title; extend your arm so the fan...

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