Avoiding the credit trap
Pastors aren't usually alcoholics; a few may be workaholics; but a great many have become chargaholics. There is a way out of economic bondage, however. Here's how.
The millennium: a revelation of God's character
The millennium results in such a demonstration of the character of God that all created beings in heaven and earth cannot help bowing their knees at the name of Jesus.
1,000 Days of Reaping launched in Manila
Months is of preparation by members and church leaders in the Philippines culminate in hundreds of baptisms as the president of the General Conference leads out in an evangelistic crusade to begin the church's worldwide emphasis on soul winning.
Testimony to my task
I am a pastor. Not by choice, but because God called me. There is no way I can abandon my call, even though I have tried.
Sanctuary of salvation
"But Christ being come an high priest of good things to come, by a greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this building; neither by the blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood he entered in once into the holy place, having obtained eternal redemption for us" (Heb. 9:11, 12).
Inglish's complete guide to weddings
Suppose you discover, minutes before the service, that the marriage license has expired. What should you do? Or what if the bride and groom want to promise only to be true "as long as we both shall love"? From years of experience come words of wisdom.
Imperatives of New Testament ethics
The New Testament contains many assertions about Christ's historical achievement of salvation. What ethical imperatives grow out of this accomplished fact?
Shepherdess: Reflections on a new year
Whatever the New Year means to you, it is a time for beginning again. We don't have to dread the future simply because of the past, nor see in it an escape from burdens and despair.
It's our tenth anniversary!
For ten years we've tried to keep you informed on significant events in the world of archeology. We think we've succeeded, but with your help we want to do better in the future.