July 16, 2019

Seeing, they See Not

By Donald P AmesIt is a bit sad today to watch various liberal brethren get all upset and concerned about what is happening to the' church today. In their efforts to "save the church," they have begun new journals and' increased the furor of the battle regularly. They have laid aside the old … [Read more...]


By John McCortThe congregation for which I preach recently started a program of phone-in-evangelism which I personally feel will be a great asset to our work. In this article I would like to share with you some of the advantages of this method of preaching the gospel.We purchased a Sanyo M139N … [Read more...]

The Beatitudes Blessed are They Which do Hunger and Thirst after Righteousness

By Keith Sharp"Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled" (Matt. 5:6).My mother grew up on a ranch in Southwest Texas during the depression. My grandfather, Daddy Sprott, was always poor, but during those times they were desperately so. My mother, … [Read more...]

Brother Warren Shows Kindness to “Antis”

By H. Edward McCaskillI have been a reader of The Spiritual Sword, published by the Getwell church of Christ in Memphis and edited by my long time friend and former teacher, Thomas B. Warren, for a number of years. The material contained in this publication has been excellent and I have appreciated … [Read more...]

A Bad Church

By Donald P AmesThe other Sunday, while driving to worship services, we passed one of the local denominational buildings, and my youngest son remarked, "That's a bad church, isn't it, Daddy?" Of course, one's first reaction is to point out that calling it a "bad church" is not polite, but that it is … [Read more...]