After trusting in Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord, Josh’s life changed dramatically as he experienced the power of God’s love.
After his conversion, his plans for law school turned instead to plans to tell a doubting world about the truth of Jesus Christ.
Josh has received two significant honors from the Russian people because of these efforts.
He was elected as an honorary fellow of the Medical Society (The Medical Union of Pediatrics) of Russia on January 24, 1995—in recognition of his work among the children of Russia.
Leaders of the world's religions said, 'What do you think about what I teach? '(Luke )” ― Josh Mc Dowell, “What you are as a single person, you will be as a married person, only to a greater degree.
Faculty members and my fellow students had just as many problems, frustrations and unanswered questions as I did. I began to think maybe I could find happiness and meaning in prestige. I admire people who believe in something and take a stand for it, even if I don’t agree with their beliefs. And their happiness didn’t ride up and down with the circumstances of university life; it was constant.
Служение Джоша занимается проведением различных мероприятий, изданием книг и христианских материалов, распространением литературы и электронных СМИ, таких как веб-сайтов, подкастов, DVD и других средств, которые позволяют донести христианские истины в сердца людей по всему миру.
As a young man, Josh Mc Dowell considered himself an agnostic. However, when challenged to intellectually examine the claims of Christianity, Josh discovered compelling, overwhelming evidence for the reliability of the Christian faith.In 1961, Josh joined the staff of Campus Crusade for Christ International.Not long after, he started the Josh Mc Dowell Ministry to reach young people worldwide with the truth and love of Jesus.Well known as an articulate speaker, Josh has addressed more than 10 million young people, giving over 24,000 talks in 118 countries.As he traveled to other countries, Josh quickly realized that where people were sick, homeless, and hungry, words were not enough.In addition to many other awards, Josh has been nominated 36 times for the Gold Medallion Award and has received that award on four occasions. “Many people entertain the idea that Christianity,like almost any other religion,is basically a system of beliefs-you know, a set of doctrines or a code of behavior, a philosophy, an ideology. Christianity is not at all like Buddhism or Islam or Confucianism.