WE DON'T have any record of the wins and losses of the Battle Creek College Bruisers or what ever they called their football team. Neither do we know who won the boxing matches in the basement of the college building. But Ellen G. White's statements in relation to exercise and recreational activity are clear enough without these backgrounds. . .
A REPORT of the 1973 Indianapolis 500 mile auto race in the June 11, 1973, issue of Time, mentions that it is the world's largest, richest, and costliest racing event of its kind. The story went on to say: "One rationale for the Indy has been that it encourages innovations in auto design, especially in safety devices. . .
THAT THE PAPACY is "the great est obstacle on the road to Ecumenism" was acknowledged by Pope Paul VI in an address to the Secretariat for Promoting Christian Unity on April 28, 1967. Yet several of the bilateral consultations in which the Roman Catholic Church is currently engaged have built up enough confidence to take on the most difficult question of the role of the Papacy in a reunited Christian church. . .
THE church, as a congregation, does not always remember that its pastor is also a human being. The Scriptures make a point of the fact that each year in the sanctuary ceremony the high priest offered a lamb as an atonement for himself and his family before he ministered for the people. He was subject to the same weaknesses as those for whom he interceded. . .
THE story of Daniel in the lions' den is too often put into the same category as Aesop's fables or the tales of Hans Anderson. To perceive its real intent, however, is to recognize that the story has a depth of daily relevance for every Christian and that it carries a special message for the church as a whole in the last generation of history. . .
HOW then shall we address ourselves to the very vital issue of rhythm in the church today? Certainly to try to dismiss or overlook the problem as irrelevant is only a vain attempt to side-step what is becoming an increasingly burning question. Assuredly no one can claim to have all the answers to the complex situation of our present time. But there are a number of approaches that might merit our consideration that at least might stimulate our thinking and provide a base for further study of this problem. . .
HAVE the various features of the universe existed from the endless eons of eternity, or was there a commencement of the cosmos as to time, space, and substance? The initial emergence of the universe is one of the quandaries of cosmogonists. . .
RECENT emphasis by Old Testament theologians on the covenant theme has brought to light much helpful and interesting material from extra- Biblical sources that helps us better understand the Old Testament covenant emphasis. . .
CAN Seventh-day Adventist medical institutions approximate and even surpass the level of care given by non-Adventist facilities and yet largely miss the fundamental reason for their existence? Is it possible for patients to enter and leave our institutions virtually untouched by the health message that is to play such an important role in soul winning? It is in recognition of this danger that Simi Valley Adventist Hospital has implemented a dimension of heart-level concern and integrated it into their already high-quality program of care. Here's how it works. . .