November 21, 2017

Special Issue: Instrumental Music

 by Mike WillisThis issue of Truth Magazine is dedicated to the study of instrumental music in Christian worship. The issue was organized and the authors were selected by Johnie Edwards. He has relied heavily on some of his former students from the training program at Ellettsville, though obviously … [Read more...]

“Ardi” – An Archaeological Conundrum for Evolutionists

by Joshua Gurtler Ardipithecus ramidus or “Ardi,” for short, is the latest in a series of extinct primate fossils that have been passed off as missing links in the ape-to-man evolution controversy. Regarding Ardi, National Geographic Magazine stated, “Scientists today announced the discovery of … [Read more...]

The Nature of God—His Work

by Steven J. Wallace “Thus says the LORD, the King of Israel, And his Redeemer, the LORD of hosts: ‘I am the First and I am the Last; Besides Me there is no God’” (Isa. 44:6, all verses are from the NKJV unless noted). In the last article, we looked at the position of our God, that of King. We also … [Read more...]

Chronological Bible Reading

"Seek out the book of Jehovah, and read . . . " (Isa. 34:16). I can think of no greater admonition for all people today than this one from the pen of Isaiah. Reading Scripture was both an Old Testament practice (Exod. 24:7; Deut. 17:19; 31:11; Josh. 8:34-35; 2 Kings 22:8 – 23:2; Jer. 36:15; Neh. … [Read more...]

Let’s Read The Bible

Mike Willis This special issue is presented to you to encourage you to join us in reading the Bible in 2010. The Scriptures emphasize that faith is derived from the hearing of the word of God (Rom. 10:17). Were I to meet someone who did not believe in Jesus, I would direct him to the four gospels … [Read more...]

Did Holy Spirit Baptism Save the Household of Cornelius?

Justin Monts Many in denominations claim that Holy Spirit baptism saved the household of Cornelius. This passage is commonly cited by those who do not believe that immersion in water is for the remission of sins (Mark 16:16; Acts 2:38; 22:16). What exactly are we to learn from this case of … [Read more...]

Teaching Those We Already Know—Keypoints In Getting Started

Dempsey Collins 1. Seek a Common Foundation. In 1 Corinthians 9:19-23, we see the importance of beginning our study with a common foundation. Paul tells us he “became all things to all men that I may by all means save some.” Notice that Paul never expected to win all men but he did expect to win … [Read more...]

Teaching With Technology

John R. Gentry And Jesus said unto them, “Go ye therefore, into all the world, and preach the gospel to the whole creation. And make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them into the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit: teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I … [Read more...]

Internet Evangelism

Steve Rudd In today’s society, Jesus might have said: “The kingdom of heaven is like the internet cast over the earth, and gathering fish of every kind; and when it was filled, they drew it up on the beach; and they sat down and gathered the good fish into containers, but the bad they threw away” … [Read more...]

Truth Magazine e-book Edition

In an attempt to expand our audience and to make the magazine more widely available we are offering an e-book edition of the October issue. This issue is available for $.99 through a website which was already set up to distribute e-books. If there is enough interest we will be able to offer e-books … [Read more...]