2/2/2013 – Altar calls—are they a biblical approach? – Shane Idleman

January 30th, 2013 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 2/2/2013 – Altar calls—are they a biblical approach? – Shane Idleman)

The altar call is an appeal where the speaker invites attendees to come forward as a way of acknowledging their decision to follow Christ. Many consider Charles Finney (1792-1875) to be the founder of the altar call even though early Methodist used a similar approach known as the “mourners bench.” I have had the privilege …
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