Review Issues

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Volume 1 Issue 1 Spring 2004

  • A Word about Ministerial Training, Adams
  • What's Up With The Weigh Down Diet?, Pasma
  • Wild Kingdom: The Rage in Men's Ministries, Street
  • Preaching: The Heart of a Biblical Church: Growth Philosophy, Johnson
  • Three Dangerous Ministry Implications of Open Theism, Quinn
  • Helping Those Who Grieve, Beaulieu
  • Helping Those Who Grieve, Beaulieu
  • Thinking While Counseling, Adams
  • What Do You Presuppose?, Priolo
  • Presuppositions 1 & 2: God's Sovereignty & Man's Responsibility, Carroll
  • The Anxiety Journal: Helping People Overcome Worry, Priolo
  • Implementation: the Missing Ingredient, Hughes
  • Excerpts From Lectures on the History of Preaching, Broadus
  • The Human Commodity, Part 1, Hook & Vogel
  • The Human Commodity, Part 2, Hook & Vogel
  • Helping Those Who Grieve, Beaulieu
  • Introduction, Backus
  • Bewitched!, Veinot
  • Mormons and DNA, Battle
  • A Notation on the Philadelphia Church of God, Adams

Volume 1 Issue 2 Fall 2004

  • Five Factors to Consider When Ministering to the Dying, Adams
  • The Minister's Prayer, Adams
  • What About a Minister's Salary?, Adams
  • Good Grief: Walking With Those Who Grieve, Pile
  • Homosexuality in the Ministry, Street
  • Advice to a Young Man, Quinn
  • Blind Spot: The Five Biggest Mistakes Spiritual Leaders Make, Pennington
  • Diotrephes: The Dangerous Lure of Power and Praise, Wragg
  • Learning from King David's "Mid-Life Crisis", Newheiser
  • Is it Ever Right to Please Man?, Priolo
  • NANC: What Can We Do For You?, Larson
  • Presupposition 3: Sin and Misery: Connecting the Dots, Priolo
  • Take Note of This, Adams
  • Implementation: the Missing Ingredient, Hughes
  • Excerpts From Lectures on the History of Preaching, Broadus
  • The Human Commodity, Part 1, Hook & Vogel
  • The Human Commodity, Part 2, Hook & Vogel
  • Bewitched!, Veinot
  • Mormons and DNA, Battle
  • A Notation on the Philadelphia Church of God, Adams

Volume 2 Issue 1 Winter 2005

  • Uniting Churches for Greater Service: A Pastoral Reflection Upon the Merger of Two Local Churches, Wilson
  • Market-Driven Madness: What's Behind Purpose-Driven Churches?, Street
  • Review of With Reverence and Awe: Returning to the Basics of Reformed Worship, Newheiser
  • Restoring Those Who Fall: Our Statement Regarding Church Discipline, Wingerd and Elliff
  • My Dedication as a Parent: Ten Commandments of Paranting, Quinn
  • A Neglected Tool in Modern Reformation - Marcellino
  • Sin and Counseling, Adams
  • Presupposition Four: The Bible and Psychology, Priolo
  • Helping People Recover from Recovery, Bowen
  • Dealing with Deception in Counseling, Priolo
  • "No One Would Sue a Church!", Dewart
  • The Problem: Experience-Preaching Today, Adams
  • Prefacing, Adams
  • Sermon on Jude 24 and 25, MacArthur
  • Excerpts on Preaching, Spurgeon
  • A View from the Pew: A Few Thoughts for the Preacher from a Concerned Listener, Lansberry
  • What to Do When Your Body Fails You, Halla
  • Spiritual Depression: A Case of "Myth Diagnosis?", Hodges
  • The Pastor and Islam: Answers to Questions about Islam, Backus
  • Creation: "Where's the Proof?", Ham

Volume 2 Issue 2 Spring 2005

  • A Brief Note about Traducianism, Adams
  • When Do Thoughts about Sex Become Sinful?, Street
  • Reflections For Pastor's Wives on Not Falling Prey to the Success Syndrome, Somerville
  • The Listener's Responsibility in Hearing an Expository Sermon, Quinn
  • The Practical Implications of the Deity of Jesus Christ, Pixley
  • Presupposition Five: Sickness and Sin, Priolo
  • Notes, Adams
  • Counseling in the Blended Family Vortex, Street
  • Excerpts on Preaching, Chrysostrom
  • What Should I Preach?, Adams
  • The Essential Role of Prayer in Preaching, Fabarez
  • Assisted Reproductive Technologies and Procreation, Vogel & Waln
  • Open Theism - It's Nature, History, and Limitations, Jowers
  • Some Biblical Arguments Used by Openness Theology, Battle
  • Some Practical Consequences of Openness Theology, Lasch

Volume 2 Issue 3 Fall 2005

  • The Biblical Perspective of Cremation, Kreloff
  • When Sexual Lust Takes Hold, Street
  • Confession, Adams
  • Open Theism - It's Nature, History, and Limitations, Jowers
  • The Biblical Kay to the Doctrine of Eternal Security, Pixley
  • A Critical Review of Escaping the Matrix, Wingerd
  • Presupposition Six: Loving God and Loving Neighbor, Priolo
  • Mini-PDI, Adams
  • Helping People Who Are Proned to Making Rash Judgements, Priolo
  • Idolatry and Counseling, Arms
  • Collecting Sermonic Material, Adams
  • Translating Texts Into a Preaching Format, Adams
  • Excerpts on Preaching, Latimer
  • Psalm 126: Just Laugh, Bettler
  • Standing With the Apostles - in the Twenty-first Century, Wagner
  • Earning the Right to Be Heard: Harvey and Clara, Erickson
  • Goals for Health and Healing, Schuetz
  • Biblical Anthropology, Medicine, and Counseling, Vogel
  • Finding the Whole Person: Part I, Vogel
  • The Long War on the Truth, MacArthur

Volume 3 Issue 1 Winter 2006

  • Gender-Neutral Language, Jay Adams
  • The Church's Best-Kept Secret, Street
  • Acts of God: "The Lord Was Not in the Wind", Johnson
  • Decision-Making Questions - The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, Swavely
  • Homosexuality in the Ministry, Street
  • The Wormwood Letters, Swavely
  • Review: BibleWorks 6: Software for Biblical Exegesis and Research, Crotts
  • Sample Questions for Elder/Deacon Candidate, Quinn
  • Counseling People with Inferiority Judgments, Priolo
  • Evangelistic Opportunities in Counseling, Carroll
  • Presupposition Seven: Counseling and Regeneration, Priolo
  • Notes, Jay Adams
  • Excerpts on Preaching, Luther
  • Is Good Preaching Bad Entertainment?, Hughes
  • The Work of the Ministry: I Timothy 4:14-16, Hughes
  • Finding the Whole Person, A Thumbnail Anthropology: Part 2, Vogel
  • When "They" Knock on Your Door: Reaching Cultists on Their Ground, Pine

Volume 3 Issue 2 Spring 2006

  • The Effect of Lies on Our Relationships, Koehler
  • United We Stand: Considering the Christian's Union with Christ, Dolezal
  • The Case Against Judging, Swavely
  • Encouraging and Supporting Leaders Through Loving Accountability, Sande
  • Cultivating Unity: Philippians 2:3-4, De Jong
  • Failure May Be Your Best Option, Yawn
  • Seven Suggestions for Handling Requests for Counseling Over the Phone, Adams
  • Presupposition Eight: The Spirit and the Word, Priolo
  • Putting Pressure on People in Counseling, Adams
  • Confronting Unbiblical Justifications for Divorce, Priolo
  • Structuring Sermons from Sentences, Adams
  • Thoughts on Preaching, Wesley
  • Elenctic Preaching, De Jong
  • God and Evil, Part One: Why Do Bad Things Happen to Us?, Murphy
  • God and Evil, Part Two: Rational, Philosophical, and Theological Issues, Murphy
  • Dealing with Cults, Elliott
  • First Thoughts on the So-Called Gospel of Judas, Adams

Volume 3 Issue3 Fall 2006

  • Perplexing Family Issues, Street
  • Marital Separation: Is It Ever Biblical?, Sayers
  • Why Children Must Be Trained to Choose Friends Wisely, Sayers
  • A Theology of Parenting Children, Marcellino
  • Presupposition Nine: Principles and Practices, Priolo
  • The Insufficiency of General Revelation for Sanctification, Adams
  • Counseling and the Myth Called Adolescence: Rethinking Ministry to Youth, Holland
  • Counseling Teens With Disrespectful Attitudes, Priolo
  • A Review of Caring for People God's Way, Arms
  • Mixing It Up With Your Counselees, Adams
  • The Issue and the Relationship, Adams
  • A Plea for Prayer and Practicality, Mawhinney
  • Beware of Numbers 13! Numbers 13:25 - 14:11, Mawhinney
  • Conclusions - or Transitions?, Adams
  • Advice to Preachers, Gregory
  • Charlie, Erickson
  • Modern Babel: Human Ability and the Fear of God, Cripe
  • The Problem with "Pathological" Gambling, Madueme
  • Is the Reformation Over? Rethinking the Push for Detente with Rome, Johnson
  • A Brief Note About the So-called "Church of Christ", Adams

Volume 4 Issue 1 Winter 2007

  • Mastering Contentment: Part One, Keeter
  • A Critical View of Misquoting Jesus, by Bart Ehrman, Wingerd
  • The Indwelling Holy Spirit, Quinn
  • Let's Talk About Communication, Adams
  • Teaching People to Please God, Priolo
  • Presupposition Ten: Expecting Results and Seeing Results, Priolo
  • Seven Key Commitments for Resolving Marital Conflict, Eyrich
  • Frame It!, Adams
  • Adultery of the Heart: Matthew 5:27, DeJong
  • Clarity and Boldness in Preaching, DeJong
  • Sleep Disorders and Counseling, Hodges
  • Acts 2:38 and the Question of Baptismal Regeneration, Green

Volume 4 Issue 2 Spring 2007

  • Mastering Contentment: Part Two, Keeter
  • Thanks!, Adams
  • Faithfulness, Adams
  • Counseling from the Magnificat, Beaulieu
  • The Put Off / Put On Dynamic, Adams
  • Relief Isn't the Goal, Adams
  • Presupposition Eleven: Discipline and the Local Church, Priolo
  • Helping Teens to "Open Up", Priolo
  • Handling Interruptions, Adams
  • The Preacher as Theologian, Ferguson
  • A Hospital in Disney World: The Strangeness of Physical Suffering in American Christianity, Matteucci
  • Introduction, Backus
  • Wayne Grudem's Case for Fallible Prophecy in the Contemporary Church: An Overview and Critique, Jowers
  • Agabus and New Testament Prophecy, Battle
  • The New Testament Prophet, Lensch

Volume 4 Issue 3 Fall 2007

  • Pastors For Rent, Adams
  • Is Your Ministry Mandated?, Burrelli
  • The Local Church: A Useful View, Jonas
  • Preponderance of Doctrinal Controversy in the NT, Adams
  • If Not Divorce, Then What? - Adams
  • He's Coming Home: Are You Ready?, Brown
  • A Short Guide to Counseling Jealous & Envious People, Priolo
  • Presupposition Twelve: Calling and Equipping, Priolo
  • Preaching Pitfalls You Can Avoid, Galletta
  • Preaching and Teaching, Adams
  • Preaching at a Wedding, Slattery
  • Introduction: Chronic Diseases and the Church, Vogel
  • A Perspective on Suffering-Part 1, Vleit
  • A Perspective on Suffering-Part 2, Vleit
  • A Christian's Response to Chronic Illness, T. Adams
  • Heart in the Medical Intensive Care Unit, S. A. Erickson
  • It Is Finished: November 29, 2005, S. B. Erickson
  • Introduction, Backus
  • A Better Savior: Introducing Russellites to the Jesus of the Bible, Pine

Volume 5 Issue 1 Winter 2008

  • One Ministry of the Word-Part One: The Biblical Record, Mann
  • Time for an About Face in our Communing, Burrelli
  • A Serious Question, Adams
  • Helping People with Crippling Fear, Priolo
  • Loving “in absentia” Worksheet, Priolo
  • Loving an “Ex” from Afar, Priolo
  • Postmarital Checkup Questions, Priolo
  • When Does a Human Being Begin?, Magee
  • A Mormon Believes in “Jesus”, Backus
  • Sunday Morning Sins, DeJong
  • The Little Lamb, Adams

Volume 5 Issue 2 Spring 2008

  • What is Repentance? Settling the Debate, Jenkins
  • The Danger of Neglecting Repentance, Street
  • One Ministry of the Word: part two, Mann
  • Terminating Membership, Burrelli
  • Commitment in Counseling, Adams
  • Why Do We Do What We Do?, Priolo
  • Getting Christ off the Couch, Rowe
  • Helping People Who Manipulate Others, Priolo
  • Are You Building Trust or Breaking Faith?, Mawhinney
  • Crafting the Sermon Outline, Mawhinney
  • Handling Word-Strings, Adams
  • Crafting the Sermon Outline, Mawhinney
  • Handling Word-Strings, Adams
  • Exegetical Notes for Preaching on the 23rd Psalm, Adams
  • Healing the Church, Steer
  • The Role of Faith in Healing, Steer
  • Hinduism, Backus
  • Politicians, Speeches, and the Source of Truth, Backus

Volume 5 Issue 3 Fall 2008

  • What To Do When You Want To Quit, Mohler
  • Critical Review of Divorce and Remarriage in the Bible: The Social and Literary Context, Wingerd
  • A Faith Worthy to be Imitated, Burrelli
  • The Pastor as a Teacher, Fabricatore
  • Helping Impatient People, Priolo
  • Helping Those Who Struggle with Fear, Worry, Anger, and Grief as a Result of Exposure to Combat, Beaulieu
  • Another Look at Calvin, Adams
  • Try Your Hand at It, Adams
  • Preach the Word, Adams
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders, Hendrickson
  • Exposing the Roots, Dewart

Volume 6 Issue 1 Winter 2009

  • Parental Guidance Required: Making Wise Media Choices for You and Your Family, Gebhards
  • What Was Paul Doing on Mars Hill?, Johnson
  • The Pastor and His Salary Package, Rickard
  • Help and Hope for the Physically Afflicted, T. Adams
  • Counseling People in Financial Pain, Newheiser
  • Temptation, J. Adams
  • Some Thoughts on "Narcissistic" Youth, Carroll
  • Selfishness: Helping People with the Mother of All Sins, Priolo
  • Serving Up Homework Asian Style, Priolo
  • And IF When I Die: On the Threshold of Eternity, B. Adams
  • Outwitnessing the "Witnesses", J. Adams
  • Winning Lost People, Not Arguments, Williams
  • Making Gospel Narrative Come Alive, Hughes
  • The One Thing Necessary, Hughes

Volume 6 Issue 2 Spring 2009

  • Coming and Comings, Adams
  • Sound Doctrine; Sound Words, Johnson
  • A Short Primer on Depression, Priolo
  • Declaring Independence from One's Parents: A Sample Letter, Mack
  • In-Law Inventory for Adult Children, Mack
  • Practical Considerations for Resolving In-Law Conflicts, Priolo
  • Learning to Trust: A Journey through Infertility and Adoption, Daugherty
  • The Godless Crusade of the New Atheism: Understanding the Militant Anti-Theistic Movement of the 21st Century, Gilley
  • Preaching the Old Testament, De Jong
  • Sermon: New Sodom, De Jong

Volume 6 Issue 3 Fall 2009

  • Responding to Persecution: Psalm 4, Sayers
  • What's Up in the Church Today? Part 1 of 5: What are Emergent and Emerging Churches?, Street
  • Avoiding Infinite Mischief: Assessing Your Calling to Pastoral Ministry, Jones
  • Tent-Making, Burrelli
  • Help and Hope for the Physically Afflicted through Theology Proper - Part Three: Omniprescence, T. Adams
  • Counseling Better from Ephesians, Seymour
  • Counseling Discontented People, Priolo
  • Tracking the Train of Thought: A Fleeting Epistemology, Vogel
  • Learning from King David's "Mid-Life Crisis", Newheiser
  • When Godly People Teach Ungodly Things: The Subtle Error of Beth Moore, Goedelman and Fisher
  • Preaching With Authority, Adams
  • Preaching on Special Occasions, Gore
  • Luke 18:1-8 "Pray...and Don't Give Up", Gore

Volume 7 Issue 1 Winter 2010

  • What's Up in the Church Today? Part 2 of 5: Should We Contextualize the Gospel? - Street
  • Are the Exception Clauses in Matthew Valid for Contemporary Divorces? - Craigen
  • Order in the Courts - Burrelli
  • Make Sure Your Language is Biblical - Burrelli
  • Help and Hope for the Phusically Afflicted through Theology Proper, Part 2: Omnipresence - T. Adams
  • Helping Lonesome People - Priolo
  • Helping People with Vain Regrets - Priolo
  • You Took the Words Right out of My Mouth - Priolo
  • Seven Ways to Make a Point When Preaching - J. Adams
  • Preaching and Teaching - J. Adams
  • Illustrate It! - J. Adams
  • Three Doctors, Three Patients - Vogel
  • Experiencing Mysticism: Critiquing the Teachings of Henry Blackaby - Fisher and Goedelman
  • Listening for the Master's Voice? - Goedelman

 

Volume 7 Issue 2 Spring 2010

  • The Conflict of Paul's Ministry - Ventura and Walker
  • You're Welcome to Stay, But... - Newheiser and Fitzpatrick
  • Sample Contracts with Young Adults - Newheiser and Fitzpatrick
  • Helping People Resolve Conflicts - Priolo
  • What's Up in the Church Today? Part 3 of 5: Exegesis or Exploitation - The Sensual Movement - Street
  • The New Look of the Prosperity Gospel: Joel Osteen Offers You Your Best Life Now - Gilley
  • Bruce Wilkinson as the Wizard of Odd - Fisher
  • Interrupting Bart Ehrman: Responding to a Contemporary Apostle of Doubt - Sheryl
  • Analogy - Adams
  • Seeking the Fruit of the Word Preached: Harnessing the Power of the Sermon Series - Mawhinney
  • When All Else Fails: Jonah 2:7-10 - Mawhinney

(Please note, there is no Fall issue for 2010)

Volume 8 Issue 1 Winter 2011

  • How to Teach Biblical Counseling: Foreword, Chapters 1-3 - Adams
  • Praying Through the Psalms - with Five Suggested Books on the Subject - Quinn
  • Using the Scriptures in Counseling - Adams
  • Using the Whiteboard in Counseling - Priolo
  • Leading People Away from Legalism - Priolo
  • What's Up in the Church Today? Part 4 of 5: Christians and Carnality: Sanctification Under Attack - Street
  • The Gift of Suffering - Harris
  • The Cultic Root System of David Otis Fuller and King James Onlyism - Fuller
  • So Long, Beth: Your Precepts Have Been a Bad Friend to Us - Fisher w/Goedelman
  • The Plight of Ancestral Bodage: Is It Real Deliverance of Just a Radical Delusion? - Fisher
  • An Example to Consider - Adams
  • Failure to Communicate: Article One in the Series "From Print-Age Preaching to Digital-Age Preaching" - Gore
  • Great Commission Christians: Matthew 28:16-20 - Gore

Volume 8 Issue 2 Spring 2011

  • How To Teach Biblical Counseling: Chp 4-6 - Adams
  • Making the Faith Attractive pt 1 - Burrelli
  • Stewardship or Partnership? A Call to Reexamine Our Biblical Categories - Peterman
  • Helping People Overcome Materialism - Priolo
  • What's Up in the Church Today? Part 5 of 5: Sounding an Uncertain Trumpet, Churches that Undermine Certainty - Street
  • A More Sure Word: II Peter 1:12-21 - Gore
  • Necessities and Capacities: Article Two in the Series "From Print-Age Preaching to Digital-Age Preaching" - Gore
  • Dr. Debacle and Pastor Hide - Vogel
  • Hinduism, Yoga, and the Christian - Sheryl

 

Volume 9 Issue 1 Winter 2012

  • How To Teach Biblical Counseling: Chp 7-8 - Adams
  • Making the Faith Attractive pt 2 - Burrelli
  • The Pastor as Worship Leader - Burrelli
  • Radical Amputation - Adams
  • Helping People with Obsessions and Compulsions - Priolo
  • Despair - Priolo
  • How to Survive in an Age of Apostasy: Learning from the Lessons of History - MacKArthur
  • A Review of The Preaching of Jonathan Edwards by John Carrick - Scipione
  • The Steady Drift from Evangelicalism: Inside the Insider Movement and More - Gilley with Goedelman

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