July-August 2015

July-August 2015

BA Extras

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This issue's freelance writers

This issue’s freelance writers

Thomas Engel  (“Life is Good Today,” p. 20) has had many articles published in such publications as Seek, Evangel, Christian Digest, Hiway News, and The Storyteller. He lives in Gurnee, IL.

 

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State of the Church Address

State of the Church Address

It probably doesn’t come as a surprise that, though this address normally focuses on the state of the church over the past two years, I find myself thinking of the past eighteen. I am remembering convention week 1997 in Knoxville, … Read the rest

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2016 Bible Advocate Themes

2016 Bible Advocate Themes

Year theme: “Equip for Discipleship”

 

In Matthew 28:16-20, the Great Commission calls Jesus’ disciples to go and make disciples. This command involves following Jesus as Savior and Lord and learning to obey and embody all that He has … Read the rest

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May-June 2015

May-June 2015

BA extras:

More on the Sabbath

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Shine Completes 10th Mission

Shine Completes 10th Mission

 

People generally need to know first that you care — before they care what you know. SHINE Medical & Dental missions first treat people’s physical conditions, and then, Lord willing, spiritual needs are met.

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March-April 2015

March-April 2015

BA extras:

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Viewpoint Responses

Viewpoint Responses

The two articles in the BA of a passionate appeal by Elder Loren Stacy and Elder Whaid Rose on the future structure of the Church in the US is of much interest to all of us outside the US. The … Read the rest

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Theology of the Sabbath

Theology of the Sabbath

 

Our eternal God was the first Sabbath observer. He who rested on that first seventh day was also the Designer and Maker of all things for His good pleasure. Prior to the assembly with Israel at Mount Sinai, the … Read the rest

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Sabbath Acts

Sabbath Acts

 

Oftentimes we tend to define the Christian life more by what we don’t do rather than what we do do.

It’s understandable, as God often does the same. At Sinai He told Israel not to kill or commit adultery. … Read the rest

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