February 21, 2019

The Problem of Money

By Johnie EdwardsThere is a money problem facing the people of God. Paul said, "For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows" (1 Tim. 6:10). People misunderstand how they are to obtain … [Read more...]

What is Truth? (4)

By Morris W. R. BaileyIn this final article in this series, I propose to make some concluding observations on the nature of truth. The first of these is thatTruth Is HarmoniousBy that, we mean that truth is always in harmony with itself. In the nature of things it cannot be otherwise. For truth can … [Read more...]

Why be a Member of the Church?

By Dennis C. AbernathyAlmost every one we talk with about the salvation of their soul will agree that Christ is essential to our salvation. Especially, is this so with anyone who believes the Bible. But when we ask the question: "Is the church essential to our salvation?" or "Is it necessary to be a … [Read more...]

Is Belief in Hell Obsolete?

By Mike WillisThe August 26, 1978 issue of the Dayton Journal Herald carried an article written by John Dart which discussed the tendency of people today to either disbelieve in or to disregard the Bible passages pertaining to hell. The following statistics were cited in this article:* A study by … [Read more...]

Marcus Alftwst Goes to Worship

By Daniel L. TamThe clouds of a very severe storm appeared to be gathering, as Marcus Alftwst left the house on Sunday morning, though he paid little attention to them. He had arisen at 6 A.M., fixed breakfast, read the paper, washed last night's and this morning's dishes, watched a usual weekend … [Read more...]

That Ye May Know (5)

By William Y. BeasleyDo you have eternal life? Would you like to know? You can know: "These things have I written unto you, that ye may know that ye have eternal life, even unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God" (1 John 5:13). This should be not only an interesting study (everyone has … [Read more...]

Volume XXII Completed

By Mike WillisWith this issue, Volume XXII of Truth Magazine is completed. There will not be an issue of the paper published next week in accordance with our agreement with the post office. Consequently, our next issue will be the special issue on the book of Romans-a 32 page special study which I … [Read more...]

Unashamed of the Gospel

By Irvin HimmelOne of the great texts of the New Testament is the following from the pen of Paul the apostle:For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek (Rom. 1:16).To be ashamed of … [Read more...]

The True and the Counterfeit

By Harry L. LewisWe must always keep in mind that the counterfeit is never as good as the original in religion. This statement is true with regard to most other things in this life but especially is it true with reference to religion. When the apostles began to preach the message of Jesus and to … [Read more...]

Classical Signs of Creeping Liberalism

By Jimmy ThomasJimmy Thomas-a friend, brother, and gospel preacher-wrote two separate articles a few years ago entitled "Who to Fellowship?" and "The Threat of Modernism." Both of his articles warn against some Classical Signs of Creeping Liberalism, therefore the two are here combined, adapted, and … [Read more...]