Articles by Louise C. Kleuser
When there is a leader, youth will ever follow.
Our Monthly Bible Worker Interchange column.
Why a Dearth of Bible Workers? No. 2
Why a dearth of bible workers? Part 1.
Part eight of our series on bible work.
Emphasizing child evangelism in the church.
Part eight of our look at the bible worker.
Part six of our series on the bible worker.
Teaching How to Converse With God
Part five of our continued look at bible work.
Our lofty message should be expressed in the purest, loveliest, most convincing language.
The call to soul winning has always embraced the highest qualifications.
Biblical Exposition and Homiletic Helps.
Biblical Exposition and Homiletic Helps
The worker who prepares people for the sacred step of baptism must himself have a clear conception of its significance in the Christian life.
Full Facts Furnish Wholesome Challenge.
Presentation at Northern Union Evangelistic Council, Minneapolis, January, 1943.
There seems to be a definite shift of emphasis in this critical hour.
The call for bible instructor's continues.
The scriptures always play a vital role in every move of God.
Truth teaching has been greatly simplified by using the different sets of graduated studies now published for home Bible study.
Biblical Exposition and Homiletic Helps.
The calling of the Bible instructor should be a distinctive office, as much so as that of the minister or the evangelist.
The prophet Isaiah reveals the Master Teacher's soul-winning technique when he says, "The Lord hath given me the tongue of the learned, that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary."
This truth is a great magnet drawing to itself all the children of truth.
Are unclean meats of the Old Testament still unclean?
The secretaries of the Ministerial Association join our college Bible teachers in discitssion of seminar possibilities and methods.
Our monthly Bible Instructor column.
Because of our speedier type of evangelism today, the Bible instructor often does not seem to find time to teach certain fundamental points of truth as carefully as she used to.
What are the prospects for Bible workers?
Exploring the revival of interest in the disputed question of predestination.
Points to stress with Calvinists.
The trend of the world's masses is cityward. How can we reach them?
Do you need to get away?
The Atlantic Union ministerial institute was held in New York City.
Six of the ministerial institutes held in connection with the ten union conference sessions in North America are now past. Here's our report.
These four studies might profitably provide topics for the Sabbath service or prayer meeting
Church leaders must continue to study how to direct the restlessness of modern youth into profitable Sabbath activity.
From an examination of the doctrine of "Jehovah's Witnesses" by Lehman Strauss
At the San Francisco General Conference of 1941, two new secretaries were added to the headquarters Ministerial Association staff.
Fourth number in series on student seminar objectives.
Our student seminars feature.
A look at the history and development of our early colporteur ministry.
II. The Colporteur Pioneers Bible Readings
Beginning with this number of THE MINISTRY, a series of six consecutive articles on the origin of the Bible work will be presented.
The question as to what becomes of the college-trained Bible instructors seems to receive periodic emphasis by some who regret that there are not more of these useful workers entering conference employment after completing their college Bible instructor training.
According to the divine pattern for Bible work, the Bible instructor is more than a home visitor. But there is also a definite work to be performed by the "gospel visitor," which is recognized by the Spirit of prophecy.
We have carefully examined the ten new lessons of the Twentieth-Century Bible Course entitled "Hope for the World."
The need for visual aids in evangelism is becoming more apparent.
How many texts should be used in a Bible reading?
Our duty to keep our teaching ideas fresh and up to date.
Recent, well-attended Bible instructor institutes, with two of the California conferences in each area participating, brought great inspiration and much practical help to the personal workers in these particular fields.
VI. Future of Our Bible Work
Bible Council Instructor--Plans and Methods, Experiences and Problems
As the decades have rolled on since the rise of the Advent Movement 111 years ago, the women of our denomination have been developing in many spheres of usefulness. Right from the early years of Adventism our sisters have played an important part in proclaiming the special message for this hour; but in the present decade they are revealing their influence in various services hitherto unknown in our denomination.
Seventh-day Adventists are still greatly interested in camp meetings. How are these efforts faring around the world?
Pointedly, though we need various types of workers for our educational, medical, and publishing work, evangelism also greatly needs a strong force of personal workers.
The monthly Bible Instructor column.
A number of Bible instructors have asked the Ministerial Association for suggestions on reading aids to help them understand their work. We here wish to recommend a few books of the type we now consider musts in evangelism. There are, of course, many other helps that we might consider in this connection.
Recent Autumn Council actions brought the Bible work into direct focus. What was decided?
The monthly Bible Instructor Column.
As we continue this brief series on our approaches to those of differing faiths among Protestants, let us keep in mind the 1956 Book Club selection, A Guide to the Religions of America.
Part five of our guide to religions in America.
A guide to the religions of America part IV.
We here continue the discussion begun in the preceding number of THE MINISTRY on our approaches to other Protestant groups.
Today there is an ever-increasing interest in religions. And it is necessary to learn what other groups believe and practice.
The bible instructor is a true shepherdess.
How to transition well and avoid being overburdened by the work.
The apostle Paul's instruction on spiritual and administrative gifts for the church is an intriguing study. Let's take a closer look at Paul's counsel in 1 Corinthians 12.
Our experience and perspective continues to expand globally as we welcome more people from far and near.
A look at the part that women played in the early American experience.
The monthly shepherdess column.
How the Bible Worker can retain their optimism in the face of various challenges.
A look at how Adventists have been accepted by some Protestants as "born again" Christians.
Learning the importance of sentiment and the value of public relations and special events
Guidance for training our workers to be efficient bible instructors
Realizing the spirit of Christmas and making it a precious season.
The monthly Bible Instructor column.
Celebrating thanksgiving and praising God for His many blessings.
Homemaking and time management.
The Cleveland General Conference was an inspiring occasion for our Bible instructors who arrived from near and far. How we were happily surprised at the number in attendance.
The monthly shepherdess column by Louise C. Kleuser
All workers should be encouraged to take an annual vacation. But how do you go about planning for it?
Cultivating relationships with ministerial couples of other relationships.
When new members are brought into the church we need to find ways and means of welding them into our Adventist fellowship.
The needs and problems connected with ministerial work today differ from those of the past. How can young people prepare?
Prepatory to the General Conference session we bring our Bible instructor statistics up to date. Although figures hardly tell the complete story, they do reveal accomplishments and trends.
A shepherdess discussion directed toward our present need for teachers.
The church faces a new problem when married women are employed in the various fields of gospel service. What should be done about this situation?
To be specific, professions such as Bible work, nursing, and teaching in institutions built up by the church, require woman's gentle and skillful touch.
To see some of our church plans through the eyes of a layman at times is very revealing. What have they seen and noticed?
This article will consider a typical ministerial couple during the first three years of their internship.
The point that the purpose of our shepherdess organization is to foster Christian fellowship is of sufficient importance to be repeated.
Who is the Adventist Shepherdess?
A Thanksgiving Program for Shepherdess Gatherings
The question of finding well-trained, qualified Bible instructors has been a long-standing denominational problem. Important as the services of a Bible instructor are to the church, the need for these workers has never been fully met.
The term "personal worker" requires a new emphasis in an hour when there is true need for this type of worker.
There is always a great urgency on the part of the church to lead young people to Christ, for all too soon the golden opportunities of youth pass away.
At a meeting of student ministers' wives held in one of our colleges we listened to a very enjoyable letter from a young woman who was enjoying her first experience as the wife of a pastor-teacher. This letter was a girlish chat with her former college friends whose husbands anticipated entering the ministry. Ruthie's interesting epistle reveals her consecration and gratitude for service and so we asked for the privilege of using the letter in THE MINISTRY.—L. C. K.
A Bible instructor is the first base for guiding new recruits into the profession.