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IFC The Rich Fool, William E. Mccumber

8 Helping Your Children Love God, Steve Arterburn and Jim Burns

12 Positive Parenting, Grace Ketterman

14 Love Notes Attached, Leroy Reedy

16 Scenes from Our Heritage … Training Immortal Spirits, Donna Fletcher Crow

18 Focus on the Devotional Life:

Aren’t You Going to Measure?, Ruth Vaughn

Curing the Prayerless Syndrome, Penny Bargo

Spiritual Reading, Mark A. Harmon

Trust and Obey, Kenneth L. Dodge

Give Up the Powder Keg Life-style, Gary B. Swanson

Joy Is a Spiritual Discipline, Carol L. Pruning

Become a Domestique, Wesley Tracy

48 Focused on a Fresh Word from God, Neil B. Wiseman


3 General Superintendent’s Viewpoint, John A. Knight

4 When You Pray, E. Dee Freeborn

38 Christian Marriage Journal, J. Paul and Marilyn Turner

39 The Family Album, Jerry and Lynda Cohagan

45 Into the Word, Roger L. Hahn

46 Observer at Large, John C. Bowling


1 Late News, Mark Graham & Tom Felder

5 The Readers Write

6 Editor’s Choice, Wesley D. Tracy

28- 31, 33 News, Mark Graham & Tom Felder

32 Close to Home, Tom Felder

42 The Question Box

44 10-Point Quiz

47 Marked Copy, Mark Graham


34 A Fall Pageant of Poetry

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Nazarene Publishing House


Kansas City, Missouri


Nazarene, journal, publication, feature articles, poetry, continuing columns, departments, denominational origin

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Scholarship of Community Application, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning


Christian Denominations and Sects | Christianity | History of Christianity | Missions and World Christianity | Practical Theology