Below is a brief report from Joshua Richards one of the evangelists at the MLB All-Star Outreach. Joshua has attended many SFOI events. His ministry web site: https://www.calvarybiblecrusade.com/ If you have questions for Joshua you can reach him: (614) 301-2288 firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, July 7:
-While in Cleveland, OH for day 2 of the MLB All Star Game Outreach, I handed out 57 tracts, and Rachael handed out 16 (with the help of Isaiah), and I spent most of the day preaching open air in 8 hours of ministry. We had good one on ones with:
-Eddie, a man who sincerely wanted to know if it was possible for him to rededicate his life to God
-Lewis & Celina, two people encouraged by the preaching.
Monday, July 8:
-While in Cleveland, OH for day 3 of the MLB All Star Game Outreach, I handed out 523 tracts and I preached open air in 8 hours of ministry. We had good one on ones with:
-Elaina, an elderly black lady looking for a Church home
-Donald, a former Christian
-John Hailey, a local charismatic minister
-Matthew, a cynical homeless man
Tuesday, July 9:
While in Cleveland, OH for the last day of the MLB All Star Game Outreach, Rachael and I handed out a total of 346 tracts and I preached open air in 8 hours of ministry. Rachael also gave out 1 tract while at a local beach with Isaiah to a special needs girl who attended church and didn’t have her own Bible, and 2 While on the way to our outreach location. We had good one on ones with:
-David Henry, a local evangelist riding a trolley with a “Trust Jesus” sign
-Two different people who walked by came over and gave me a hug in response to the preaching.
-Am unnamed Christian came over to give me his Christian business card with contact info.
-A Christian named Pastor Walton came over and I prayed for him
-Tom Carlisle, from the Red White & Boom Outreach made a surprise appearance
-A Christian named Matt came up and took a tract and thanked me for the preaching
-A man named Al approached Rachael with a question about the JC Ryle “Are You Born Again?” tract and I was able to share the Gospel with him.
-One man who I had offered a tract to said he didn’t want one because he already had one in his pocket that he had found lying on the ground!