Category Pressing Issues

“PRESSING ON!” May-August 2013 Issue

In This Issue…

  • Family Bible Time
  • Look Out – Examine Yourselves! TOO BLESSED TO BE STRESSED
  • LOVING MEANS LISTENING
  • WHO MEETS THEIR NEEDS?
  • You Wrote / Oceanography
  • THE AZERI WOMAN

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“PRESSING ON!” January-April 2013 Issue

In This Issue…

  • Watch How You Build
  • Fifty Years Ago – William Murray’s Testimony
  • CREATION CORNER
  • THE ANGEL, THE KEYMAN, THE TONGUES, THE FRAGRANCE
  • HEROD & FAMILY
  • YOU WROTE
  • Beautiful Flower – Broken Pot

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Divorce & Re-marriage

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by G.W. Peters

© 1970 by the Moody Bible Institute of Chicago

Moody Acorn Edition, 1972

Reprinted by permission of MBI


Foreword

What should the Christian’s position be concerning divorce and the remarriage of divorced persons? Respected authorities differ in their interpretations of what the Scriptures teach.

Although the objective and scholarly study which follows does not agree in every point with the position held by the Moody Bible Institute, it is presented to stimulate readers to evaluate the biblical grounds of their own conclusions in this important matter.

The study first appeared in two parts, in the May and June, 1970, issues of Moody Monthly, and has been revised for this Acorn version.

The author is professor of world missions at Dallas Theological Seminary and is a wid...

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Under Loving Command

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Formerly: “Children – Fun or Frenzy?”
by Al & Pat Fabrizio

A word of warning

loving4The primary message of this booklet is to relate to parents our struggle in learning to obey instructions in Scripture from a loving Heavenly Father. Therefore it is a word shared specifically from our experience rather than a technique or method for child rearing. For that, more than these few words would need to be written.

Throughout our experiences we always felt the assurance of our Father’s loving attentiveness even during our reluctance to obey. We wanted to give our children the same assurance as we began to train them. Whatever lessons we learned were never intended to gain power over our children in order to manipulate and control their lives...

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Abortion – Option for Christians

ABORTION
OPTION FOR CHRISTIANS?

Sue Bohlin


Abortion is one of the most divisive and controversial issues of our day. People generally have strong views about abortion. It is not a social issue of mere preference, but an issue about life and death.

Abortion draws out the clashes between two divergent world views. The humanistic worldview says, “Man is the highest standard there is. You don’t answer to anyone, so do whatever you want.” The Christian worldview says, “We answer to God, and He has commanded us not to murder. We must always submit our desires and preferences to the authority of His word.”

Why is abortion such a volatile issue?

I believe that the real reason that we see such emotional, tenacious commitment to the availability of abortion goes even deeper than the issue of abor...

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