Articles by J.R. Ferren
What the paper said.
Some of our ministers maintain a close working relationship with the local newspapers.
It is always heartening to learn of pastors who are closely co-operating with their church press secretaries in preparing material for the newspapers.
Time after time disappointed church members tell us of their vain search for Adventist churches in places where they are obliged to spend the Sabbath day. It is time to make use of advertising.
How announcements in the form of news stories have greatly helped ministers.
Utilizing the media in our work.
Getting papers to carry our stories.
In this story I want to discuss news writing as it differs from other forms, and get into what is actually required in putting religious and church items into proper shape for publication.
The impact of Adventist writings upon the thinking of men who are today grappling with tremendous world issues is clearly discernible.
"O that my ways were directed to keep Thy statutes!" Ps. 119:5.
This is to continue our discussion of sermon reporting as featured last month.
In this fifth part of our series we analyze, discuss, and illustrate points that have to do with getting sermon material across the editor's desk, and in a form that is clear and meaningful to the reader.
The importance of gaining understanding and gaining good will. Some recent experiences give emphasis to this point.