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When God Doesn’t Make Sense

Dr. James Dobson, a well-known psychologist, writer and host of the Focus on the Family radio broadcast, has recently written a book entitled When God Doesn’t Make Sense (1993, Wheaton: Tyndale House Publishers). He seeks to equip Christians to handle their trials and afflictions in this life and to assure God’s people that they are […]

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Reverend or Pastor?

Calling or referring to ministers of the gospel as “Reverend” has been a long-standing tradition in English speaking churches. In some circles it is more prevalent than in others; for instance, it is a deeply entrenched tradition in Reformed churches, but in many Presbyterian denominations the practice is infrequent or non-existent. The stated reason for […]

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A Christian Perspective on Play and Sports

This is the final part of a four-article series. The full title which the author gave to his articles was: “On Developing and Implementing a Christian Perspective on Play and Sports.” In the previous articles of this series the author presented his views on the development and understanding of Christian play and sports. In this […]

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A Christian Perspective on Play and Sports (3)

This is the third part of a four-article series. The full title which the author gave to his articles was: “On Developing and Implementing a Christian Perspective on Play and Sports.” In his previous article, Rev. Davis discussed the Essence of Purpose of and Key to, Christian play and sports. In this article, he applies […]

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A Christian Perspective on Play and Sports (2)

This is the second of a four-article series. The full title which the author gave to his articles was: “On Developing and Implementing a Christian Perspective on Play and Sports.” Last time the author introduced his topic and stated the problem that we face as Christians in our involvement in play and sports. In this […]

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A Christian Perspective on Play and Sports (1)

This is the first of a four-article series. The full title which the author gave to his articles was: “On Developing and Implementing a Christian Perspective on Play and Sports.” We hope you will follow this series in subsequent issues of the Beacon Lights. Introduction Picture with me the following highlights from a basketball game […]

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