Our God loves us and He has given us a dependable compass. That compass is the Bible. As the compass shows the way to the confused traveler, so the Word of God shows to life's travelers the way to heaven, to life, to a life akin to God. . .
THE scene is the celestial courtroom. The time is postmillennial. The defendants are the lost of all ages—Satan's crop of tares. Among them are some Seventh-day Adventist preachers. One of them could be you or me. . .
Medical evangelism and gospel evangelism were united into a close team working together in a Field School of Evangelism held in Musoma, a small town on the banks of Lake Victoria in Tanzania. Each evening it was necessary to have two sessions to accommodate the crowds who were attending our meetings in the local cinema.
TESTIMONY COUNTDOWN is sweeping across North America, and when the materials in preparation are ready, will reach around the world. January and early February afford the most favorable beginning times for this ten-week program. To begin later throws the closing date too late in the spring. Order your supplies early from your Book and Bible House. You will need:
All of us agree that the value of personal ministry is immeasurable. However, the personal work of a minister can be multiplied through the group or class plan of Bible study. The Bible class can be conducted by ministers, professional men, church leaders, young people, and laymen of all walks of life. . .
Most important in the success of prayer groups is prayer. Since each prayer group is God's plan, we are dependent upon Him for its beginning and its continuance. Pray earnestly that the hearts of your people will be ready for a prayer group or groups.
"The church is God's appointed agency for the salvation of men. It was organized for service, and its mission is to carry the gospel to the world."—The Acts of the Apostles, p. 9.
Here, then, is the great criterion for judging whether we as a church are succeeding. If the church is to succeed in this mission, the ministry must include every one of its members.
Other observers feel that the Christianization of the Western world was not as complete or as deep as many have believed. While the Church banned pagan religion and magic, many of the common people and clergy, too, have retained faith in it through the centuries. . .