December 16, 2017

Debate in Akron, Ohio

By Connie W. Adams

Ferrell Jenkins of the Brown St. congregation in Akron will meet Bill Heinselman of the Westside congregation in Akron in public discussion Dec. 4th, 5th, 7th and 8th. On Dec. 4th and 7th the discussion will be held in the Brown Street building at 183S Brown St. On Dec. 7th and 8th it will be held in the Westside building at 645 Revere Rd. Sessions will begin at 7:30 each evening. The following propositions have been agreed upon:

Dec. 4-RESOLVED: "it is scriptural for a local church of Christ to contribute funds from its treasury for the care of the needy to such institutions as Midwestern Children's Home, Cincinnati, Ohio; and Potter Orphan Home and School Inc., Bowling Green, Ky."

Bill Heinselman - affirms.

Ferrell Jenkins - denies.

Dec. 5-Ferrell Jenkins will affirm that the foregoing is not scriptural and Bill Heinselman will deny.

Dec. 7-RESOLVED: "It is, scriptural for a local church of Christ to contribute funds from its treasury, for the preaching of the gospel, to such as the Herald of Truth radio-TV programs conducted by the Highland Church of Christ, Abilene, Texas."

Bill Heinselman - affirms.

Ferrell Jenkins - denies.

Dec. 8-Ferrell Jenkins will affirm that the foregoing is not scriptural and Bill Heinselman will deny.

These men are able representatives of the views they hold. We urge all within driving distance to avail themselves of the opportunity to study these issues in this manner.

TRUTH MAGAZINE, XII: 1, p. 2
October 1967

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