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  • Ellor, James (2010-12-13)
    When a person is diagnosed with Alzheimers, the entire family is affected.The author calls us to a better understanding of this condition and how to support the person and the family.
  • Willimon, William (2010-12-13)
    Willimon speaks directly to Methodist clergy but readily agrees that ordained leaders of other churches share "certain expectations inherent in any faithful performance of ministry."
  • Schroder, Susan Gregg (2010-12-14)
    All professional people face the challenge of determining the amount of time they devote to job-related and non-job-related activities. Many ministry professionals may find it difficult knowing where to place priorities ...
  • Zahnizer, Matt (2010-12-15)
    Changes in ethnicity are continually observed in our neighborhoods. With the political unrest in the world today, relocation in America presents hope for many people. New immigrants may bring a new language, a new religion, ...
  • Zahniser, Matt (2010-11-22)
    Christians learn how to share the gospel with people living down the street who might be identified as cultural adherents of alternative faiths.
  • Moore, Joy (2010-12-14)
    What is our focus when we consider women as pastors? Are our expectations seen through our culture, tradition, or through the truths of Scripture? Rev. Moore encourages us to see beyond the external and fix our vision on ...
  • Seamands, Stephen (2010-12-13)
    This article presents a view of the concept of Divine justice and human suffering. Each of the three authors deals with responses of anger and the "Why" question. Seamands focuses the reader on the Cross as the instrument ...
  • Dawson, Dilla (2010-12-16)
    individuals require options for training without compromising the value or content of that training. Global University's Berean School of the Bible has the task of meeting these training needs, and has been rising to the ...
  • Bostrom, Kathleen (2010-12-14)
    As the co-pastor in a church ministry, the author shared the difficulties of ministry unique to this arrangement and suggests ways ministry couples may avoid difficult issues while focusing on their ministry to the congregation.
  • DeVries, Helen M.; Yarhouse, Mark A. (2010-12-15)
    This study examines the role of emotional and spiritual resources in caregiver well-being and the perceived helpfulness of specific coping strategies noting that not all coping strategies were equally useful for handling ...
  • Neville, Robert Cummings (2010-11-22)
    Responsible evangelism in America needs to treat our secular society as a mission field, bringing Christianity to a strange, non-Christian culture.
  • Fisher, Terry (2010-12-16)
    Recently I visited a new church plant located in a very wealthy part of town. The goal of the church is to reach the wealthy. As I read their printed materials to understand more about their purpose, I was reminded of an ...
  • Arn, Charles (2010-11-22)
    Helping visitors move from being observers to regular attendees takes a well developed plan of action.
  • Keely, Barbara Anne (2010-12-15)
    Many of us teach the way we have been taught. We may call to mind a teacher whom we liked, and emulate that person when we are called upon in a specific teaching role. However, our learning experiences and our teacher ...
  • Julita, Craig (2010-12-16)
    What is loyalty? How do you get it? Is it earned, demanded, coerced,or built over time? I thought I knew a decade ago. But since then, I've been driven to the Scriptures to find out what loyalty is really all about.
  • Wilson, Paul Scott (2010-12-13)
    Chapter One - Movies, Pages, and God. . Wilson seeks to move his readers to revisit the concept of style (lest it become boring rigidity) looking at the concepts of today's world for composing today's sermons for today's ...
  • Rector, Kristi (2010-12-13)
    Meeting people at the intersection of the Scripture and the daily circumstances of life is what differentiates an effective preaching ministry from wasting people's time.
  • Bryant, Stephen D. (2010-12-13)
    The environment that best supports prayer is not the beauty of the outdoors or the quiet of a spiritual life center, but rather the relational environment of spiritual companionship that can be found close to home and ...
  • Hefferan, Judith (2010-12-16)
    While most of the poor live in urban areas, the percentage of people living in poverty is higher in rural areas. Poverty in urban areas is often geographically concentrated and, therefore, more visible. In many rural areas, ...
  • Weaver, Andrew J.; Stapleton, Carolyn L. (2010-12-13)
    This article selection deals with the socio-economic effects of gambling, and the addiction waiting to infect some participants. While minors can not legally participate in gambling activities in any state, the statistics ...

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