MEMBER OF THE
AMERICA ABLAZE: PLANTING NEW CHURCHES
8 A BIBLICAL CASE FOR CHURCH PLANTING, by Michael B. Knight
Following the apostle Paul’s example, church planters concentrate on the populous regions.
9 AMERICA ABLAZE, by Orville Hagan
CALLS US TO PRAYER
Our students provide our greatest resource for world evangelization.
by James E. Cossey
10 HOME MISSIONS: FOUNDATION FOR GLOBAL EVANGELIZATION, by Jimmy D. Smith 6 FORWARD TOGETHER
Church planting lays the foundation for world evangelization. IN CHANGING TIMES:
CREATING A MISSIONAL
11 HONEY, I’M PREGNANT! by Anthony Braswell MOVEMENT: THE IMPORTANCE
Birthing a church bears many similarities to birthing and tending a child. OF PLANTING CHURCHES
by Raymond F. Culpepper
12 THE HEART OF YOUTH AND CHRISTIAN EDUCATION, by B. Randall Parris
Partnership, leadership, and dreams help produce a pioneering spirit.
19 CHURCH OF GOD
13 ALPHA OMEGA CAMPUS MINISTRY
A campus ministry to reach the waiting harvest.
90 YEARS AT NEWPORT,
14 GROWING AN ORCHARD IN THE DESERT, by Jamie Shope
CHURCH OF GOD
A church flourishes in a physically and spiritually dry area.
by Louis F. Morgan
15 ENGAGING CULTURE: REACHING THE UNCHURCHED, by Chris Lockemy 27 NEWSLINE,
An untraditional congregation thrives in an unorthodox setting. compiled and edited
by Wilma Amison
15 CLEARVIEW CHURCH, CHESAPEAKE, VIRGINIA, by Rob Huffman
An encouraging report on a newly established church.
16 VISION WITH A BACKBONE, by Robert D. McCall
Vision acts as the backbone of church growth and the birth of new congregations.
18 LIFE-GIVING CHURCHES, by Eliezer Bonilla
Engaging in church planting from within enables this church to harness the spirit of the harvest.
18 THE MISSION: HANDS-ON MINISTRY AND EVANGELISM
A residential collegiate program offers fully accredited courses through Patten University.
20 THE EMPTY TOMB: WHY CHRISTIANITY IS DIFFERENT, by Mark L. Williams
Christ overcame death that we might live with Him forever.
22 ETHIOPIA: THE PEOPLE OF A WIDE AND HIGH COUNTRY RESPOND TO THE GOOD NEWS
OF JESUS, by Heinrich C. Scherz
God multiplies a harvest of souls in Ethiopia.
24 PRAYER CHANGES YOUR PASTOR, by Floyd D. Carey
The greatest influence on a pastor’s calling takes place when you pray for him.
25 THEY SHAPED MY LIFE, by Dee Yoder
A tribute to the pastors who influenced her life for good.
26 DOUBLE GIFT, by Sandy McPherson Carrubba
An unknown pastor makes an indelible impression.
30 WHERE YOUR TREASURE IS, by Julia Townsend
Our greatest treasure is salvation through Christ’s death and resurrection.
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