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    The gospel versus cultural Christianity

    April 25, 2019

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    Caleb Yarbrough
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    Movie Review: An ‘Unplanned’ review

    April 10, 2019

    Perspectives

    By Michael Battenfield

    With some anticipation, I went to see “Unplanned,” the real-life story of Abby Johnson, a former Planned Parenthood clinic director. Going in, I entered a skeptic, as I generally do when a film is billed as a “Christian”,...

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    Blocked paths

    March 28, 2019

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    I enjoy solving spatial reasoning puzzles. Although these puzzles have many variations, most of them revolve around discovering where to put lines that ultimately connect to form one continuous loop around the entire puzzle — often with many strange...

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    Cartoon - March 28, 2019

    March 28, 2019

    Perspectives

    © Copyright 2019 Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, Inc. Use of this in article in print or through electronic means a violation of copyright. Request permission to reprint here.

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    Deep Waters

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    The historical Jesus: Part 2

    March 28, 2019

    Perspectives

    In my last column (Feb. 28) I began a discussion on the historical reliability of the life and resurrection of Jesus Christ. As the saying goes, if Christ be not raised, then Christianity is a farce. Gary Habermas writes, “[T]he resurrection was the...

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    Pressing On

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    Brother. Soldier. Friend.

    March 28, 2019

    Perspectives

    It’s never easy to say goodbye, especially when it is so sudden and unexpected.

    The passing of my older brother, Mike, blindsided me when I received a call from my sister-in-law in the wee hours of March 4. She was distraught. She said Mike had...

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    Answering the Call

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    Effective mission trips: Selecting a partnership

    March 28, 2019

    Perspectives

    Mission trips can be incredibly effective for both the mission field and the sending church – or they can be disastrous. I could personally tell you dozens of each. Often the difference simply comes down to choosing the right partnership.

    Here are...

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    Letter to the Editor: Amazing people!

    March 28, 2019

    Perspectives

    I just read the article about Earl and Joann Goatcher (ABN, 3-14-19). Joann delivered my son, Jackie Don, in Van Horn, Texas, in 1971. She also diagnosed my husband’s thyroid condition, sent him to El Paso just in time to save the loss of his eye...

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    Cooperative Program Sunday: Together in God's mission

    March 25, 2019

    Baptist News | Perspectives

    Editor’s Note: April 7 is Cooperative Program Sunday in the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC). This aricle was written by J.D. Greear is president of the Southern Baptist Convention and pastor of The Summit Church in the Raleigh-Durham, N.C., area...

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    Pressing On

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    Something not so, and something very serious

    March 14, 2019

    Perspectives

    Editor’s Note: Below is a tidbit from “Across the Editor’s Desk: The story of the state Baptist papers,” by Erwin L. McDonald, editor of the Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine from 1957 to 1971.

    At the close of a denominational emphasis service in one...

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