I often feel sad; I could elaborate, but that would only be complaining. This world is a very difficult place to live in, but the Lord Jesus Christ said, "These things I have spoken to you, so that in Me you may have peace. In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world." (John 16:33 [NASB]). People make the gospel out to be so many different things and declaring by their own set of rules who is saved and who is not. The Lord Jesus Christ promised eternal life to whoever believes in Him (John 3:16), I choose to follow Him. In His Father's house Jesus is the Sheppard and He will guide all who believe in Him to springs of the water of life and wipe away every tear out of our eyes (Rev 7:17). I pray that you hear His voice and come follow Him.
Faith is made up of three things: knowledge, belief, and trust…Faith is believing that Christ is what He is said to be and that He will do what He has promised to do. (Spurgeon, C.H.) “Whoever will call on the name of the Lord will be saved.” How then will they call on Him in whom they have not believed? How will they believe in Him whom they have not heard? And how will they hear without a preacher?. . So faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the word of Christ. (Romans 10:13-14, 17) When sharing the gospel publicly, and more specifically through open-air preaching you will likely be stopped from preaching by someone who claims to be a Christian. Oftentimes when preaching in open-air, you will be preaching to a moving crowd. Someone may walk by and hear you talking about sin and judgment. Another may walk by and hear you talking about Christ redemptive work on the cross. I use to think that there was the possibility that those who claimed to be Christian, who stopp