Articles by M.E. Kern
What carefulness it should beget in us to be fit representatives of the government of God and His grace to lost humanity! What zeal we should have to improve ourselves, and to advance His work!
Highlights from the Adventist Editorial Council Convened at Washington, D.C., August 23-29
A look at religious trends.
Heart-to-Heart Talks on Vital Issues
How shall we escape, if we neglect so great a salvation?
The following article is the substance of a chapter in a forthcoming pamphlet which has been written in answer to E. B. Jones' pamphlet: "Forty Bible-Supported Reasons Why You Should Not Be a Seventh-day Adventist."
Devotional study, Bible and History Teachers' Council, August, 1944, Takoma Park, D.C.
A biblical exposition and sermon prep help.
Who are the sponsors of the yellow sheets from the "E. W. Society of America,"-sent out by mail to our churches from McGregor, Texas, offering a booklet of "Latest Food Recipes and the Latest Guide to Health"? What is the meaning of "E. W.," and has this any connection with the Shepherd's Rod movement at Waco, Texas?
Address at dedication of the S.D.A. Theological Seminary, Takoma Park, D.C., Jan. 21, 1941.
The necessity of graduate work for our physicians is generally recognized. What about for our ministers?
Great tasks are before every Seventh-day Adventist preacher, tasks which will tax to the utmost the mental and physical powers. We are responsible to God for the use of the gifts He has given us.
It surely is in the providence of God that in these days of infidelity and unbelief, we as heralds of the advent message have such opportunity for graduate study in Bible, religious history, and allied subjects, as is offered by the Advanced Bible School.
We often think of the ministers of other denominations as our enemies, because many do bitterly oppose our message. But we should strive to get before them in a favorable light the blessed truth which God has given us.
For years the question of personal work has occupied much of my thought. I have seen students lose out in their studies and otherwise, and drop out of school and into the world, because teachers were too busy to extend a helping hand.
As a people professing to make all our education Bibliocentric, and in these days of doubt and infidelity standing stanchly for the inspiration and authority of the Bible, we have long felt the need of a graduate Bible school.
It has been said that every religious movement has developed along the line of individualism or institutionalism. When a movement gets large, its natural tendency is to lose the personal intensity of its pioneers, to become formal.
We as leaders must not be content with making fishing tackle or pointing the way to the fishing banks, we must ourselves be actual fishers of men.
I am glad to commend this article to our ministers as an example of what can be done to satisfy the social needs of our young people, and at the same time provide entertainment that is wholesome and educational.
The Ministerial Reading Course provides an excellent means of putting into our minds the best thoughts of the best writers on the best themes.
A round table discussion on efficient methods.