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Fall 1984: Fellowship

Volume 5

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In this Issue
None of Us Are Sinner Emeritus
An interview with Bruce Larson
Must Men Be Friendless?
Who are your three closest brothers?… If you have trouble thinking of names, keep reading.
Learning to See God
When it comes to recognizing God's everyday work, too few of us have eyes to see.
Climate Control: Conditions of a Growing Church
Even if we can't change the weather, we can alter the atmosphere of the church.
C.E. Doesn't Run on Autopilot
In Christian education, pastors serve a dual role -- ministering directly and managing others who minister.
Even Pastors Need Friends
Despite the dangers, one pastor has found that a few close friends are good for him… and the congregation.
Why Join a Church?
A defense of an old-fashioned idea.
How to Gauge the Closeness of a Group
Analyzing conversation patterns can show how much a group trusts one another -- or how far they need to go toward true fellowship.
Training young people to serve
Practicing & Malpracticing the Presence of God
Five pastors completely bungled George Fox's search for spiritual direction, but their mistakes point out the essentials of pastoral care.
Anatomy of a Spiritual Leader
A conversation with Gordon MacDonald
Putting Pain to Work
Putting Pain to Work
Healthy bodies know how to make use of pain. A healthy church does too.
The Unfinished Pastor
The difference in preaching isn't always what you think at first.
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