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October 2015

All posts published in October 2015

18 posts

ADVENTIST WOMEN CLERGY: THEIR CALL AND EXPERIENCES

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  Abstract: Around the world, Seventh-day Adventist women are serving in pastoral ministry. however, little research has been conducted about the calling and experiences of these women. this article shares the stories of 11 Adventist women pastors in Nort... More »

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LEADERSHIP PAIN: THE CLASSROOM FOR GROWTH

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JACL 9.2 By Samuel Chand Nashville, TN: Thomas Nelson (2015) Hardcover, 244 pages Reviewed by Mark Borrett   Samuel Chand’s Leadership Pain is a book on leadership and its struggles and victories. But most important this is a book about experiencing and w... More »

TODAY’S MAJOR DONORS: PREFERENCES AND BEHAVIORS

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RESPONSES TO MIKE TOUPIN’S ARTICLE: RESPONSE I Editor’s note: In the Spring 2015 issue of JAcL, we published an article by Michael Toupin titled “Characteristics of Major Donors for Bible Translation.” That article reported research showing the relationship be... More »

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MENTORING WITH COMMON SENSE

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By Roy W. Harris and alton Loveless Ashville, OH: FWB Publications (2015) Paperback, 140 pages Reviewed by Philip Tse   The author of Mentoring With Common Sense, Dr. Roy W. Harris, introduces the concept of mentoring as a ministry that is well worth the inves... More »

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Community and Leadership

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  I grew up in a small farming community in Western Canada. Living in this community meant I was surrounded by people who cared for one another and worked together for the best of the community. For example, if one farmer wasn’t able to get his wheat harv... More »

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Book Review: Structured For Mission

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  By Alan J. Roxburgh Downers Grove, IL: Intervarsity Press (2015) Paperback, 181 pages Reviewed by Marshall Randall   Much has been written on the subject of church structure and how this impacts leadership. Lately it has been negative—not just thro... More »

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WHAT IS A “COMMUNITY” CHURCH PLANT?

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  INTERVIEW WITH HYVETH WILLIAMS Dr. Hyveth Williams, Professor of homiletics, currently serves as a faculty member in the Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) program in the Seventh-day Adventist theological Seminary at Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Mich... More »