Most people can tell you what they believe about life’s big questions. Stuff like, what happens after you die, or where you get a sense of meaning in life. Most people can tell you what they believe, the interesting part is why they believe it!
When people start unpacking why they believe things, you’re talking about fundamental views on life. You’re tapping into their world-view. You’re in the area of their key beliefs – a good area to explain what you believe about Jesus and why!
So when we’re talking with people, trying to get the gospel on the agenda, ask people what they believe…then push that bit further and ask why they believe it.