Her plan is to know Jesus Christ and at the same time fulfill His commission. “We want to evangelize the way Jesus showed us: through personal and individual support.” Jesus “invested deeply in the twelve disciples.” Constantly using everyday situations, he showed his disciples what it means to love God, live in true Christian friendship, serve others, and preach the gospel to them.
“After his resurrection, Jesus sent the Holy Spirit to his disciples and said to them: ‘Make disciples of the whole world and teach them to obey everything I have commanded you,'” reports the young missionary. Amélie Beyerle calls this “the short way of evangelization.” It follows the principle of “invest in a few and teach them to do the same with others”.
Essential Questions of Christian Faith
But how exactly does this work? Amelie Beyerle: “First of all, we try to get to know as many students as possible.” This is done by addressing and promoting our own events on campus and participating in university activities, for example in sports. in the canteen or at meetings of university groups.
“We invite people who are interested in encountering God to weekly Bible groups. There we use theologically prepared materials to deal with essential questions of the Christian faith,” describes the Catholic procedure from Sauerland. The focus is on the questions of what one’s relationship with God looks like, why people need redemption, why Jesus died on the cross for people, and what that means for one’s own life.
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