December 1989   "Examine everything carefully; hold fast that which is good." Vol. 4, No. 6
1 Thess. 5:21

Gaylon Embrey

The Automated Church

Charles Holt

Church Closings Make Good News

1990! - The Gay Nineties??

The Editor Gets A Rating

"Jews Outraged By Claim That Salvation Comes By Jesus Christ Alone"


The Last Word

Bob West

Has Theophilus Really Changed?



Brother Fairasee

John W. Hall

Living in a Straightjacket

David Longron

Was Nicodemus Right?

Name Withheld

From the Personal Journal of a Preacher's Wife

Art Thompson


Steven Clark Goad

Should Christian Families Fast?

Has Beens

The Spirit To Bear Fruit

One Moment Please...

James E. Finley

The Lord's Day

Cecil Hook

The Church As The Route To Heaven

Frances Williams

New Wine, Old Wineskins

Jeff R. Rada

The Meaning of 'Catholic' After Trent

Various Readers

Readers Respond

Gordon Dasher

Lessons Learned From The Prodigal Son

I. B. John Brown

A Simple Bible Study

Roger Woodward, Jr.

Questions, Questions, and More Questions

Gene Peacock

Christian Works - Church Works

Brian E. Burch

"An Institution, Or The Living Body Of Christ?"

Philip Schaff

The Life and Character of Jesus Christ