March 05, 1998 Contents

Title Author Page
Does God Hear the Prayers of Sinners? Randy Blackaby front page
Let’s Not Forget the Redemptive System Donnie V. Rader 2
Ellettsville Preacher Training Program Connie W. Adams 3
Chronic Tardiness Larry Ray Hafl ey 4
Plant and Water Steven F. Deaton 5
Convince or Confuse? Joe R. Price 7
Modesty, Propriety and Moderation Linda Maydell 8
Lynn Headrick Passes Hiram Hutto 10
The Coming of the Lord Clint Springer 12
The Congregation as a Community Dale Smelser 14
A Response to a Congregation as a Community Mike Willis 18
Reply Dale Smelser 22
Final Words Mike Willis 24

February 19, 1998 Contents

Title Author Page
“A Tear for Mother” P.J. Casebolt front page
Testifying in the Assembly Mike Willis 2
Who Is to Blame? Connie W. Adams 3
Outbreak Morris Hafl ey 5
God’s Plan of Salvation C.W. Fell 6
Does the Church Save? Franklin T. Puckett 10
Dealing With the Effects of Premarital Sex David and Flora Tant 12
Vessels of Honor Daniel H. King, Sr. 18
John’s Three Black Lies Olen Holderby 20
The All-Sufficiency of the Church Mark Mayberry 21
Decency Unconstitutional Larry Ray Hafley 22
An Open Letter to Rubel Shelly, Max Lucado, Mike Cope, Etal. Roger Hillis 23

February 05, 1998 Contents

Title Author Page
Understanding From Where The Bible Came Joe R. Price front page
Attitudes Essential to Bible Study Rick Christian 2
The Theme of the Bible Leon Mauldin 3
Considering Historical Background and Setting Daniel H. King 6
Looking at the Context Bobby Witherington 9
Understanding Figurative Language Ronny E. Hinds 11
Making and Using an Outline Donnie V. Rader 14
The Value of Looking up the Hebrew and Greek Words Rick Duggin 16
Methods of Bible Study Steve Curtis 19
How to Establish Bible Authority Mike Webb 22
The New Hermeneutics and New Testament Bible Study Methods Chris Reeves 24
Good Bible Study Aids Donald P. Ames 27

January 15, 1998 Contents

Title Author Page
Priorities and Our Children Berry Kercheville front page
Why I Believe in God Mike Willis 2
“The Rumors of My Demise” Connie W. Adams 3
“Then Paul Stood Up, And Beckoning With His Hand” Johnie Edwards 5
Lessons From the Titanic Dennis Tucker 6
Is This All of the Package? Lewis Willis 8
How Honest Are We? Quentin McCay 10
Perversion of the Gospel James P. Needham 12
Occasions of Stumbling Daniel H. King, Sr. 18
Hell Hath No Fury Steve Willis 19
Philippine Profiles (4) Jim McDonald 20