Category: Stories

Stories
Jul 7, 2006
David Barshinger
Home Turf Advantage DTS helps train pastors for the four hundred new churches planted weekly around the world.
Stories
Jul 7, 2006
Faith that Goes the Distance The Sub-Sahara Desert west of Sudan and south of Libya is a no-man’s land. Travel nine hours by truck due east from N’Djamena, capital of Chad, and you’ll come to...
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Jul 7, 2006
Mr. Du Gets New Shoes THE HOST DOCTOR handed me the list of more than fifty patients from the village. Added to that were a few “unaffected” children and grandchildren who have chosen to...
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Jul 7, 2006
In the Face of Danger It was the Carnival weekend and our sons Daniel and Stephen and their two cousins had planned a “safari” up the hill behind our house near São Paulo, Brazil....
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Jul 7, 2006
Kelley M. MathewsKelley M. Mathews
Communicating Christ in a Digital Age More than twenty-six hundred Dallas Seminary graduates work on Sundays in some official capacity as pastors or youth directors. Although Jeff Baxter (ThM, 1979) carries neither of...
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Jul 7, 2006
Paul E. PettitPaul E. Pettit
In the Spirit of the Game The apostle Paul frequently used sports metaphors to describe the Christian life. Paul Pettit (ThM, 1996), the Seminary’s acting director of Spiritual Formation and Leadership,...
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Jul 7, 2006
From Anchovies to Africa BEFORE SAMUEL BULIGA Although John opposed Christianity, he expressed curiosity about Samuel’s faith. Samuel patiently shared the gospel, gave John a Bible, and invited him...
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Jul 7, 2006
Sandra GlahnSandra Glahn
A Man of God: Profile of Dr. Mark L. Bailey Dr. Mark L. Bailey stands at the front of the classroom holding a Bible in his hands while students in his Bible Study Methods course take notes. He reads from Luke 12 the words of...
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Jul 7, 2006
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
An Enduring Ministry: The Life and Times of J. Dwight Pentecost A quick check of Seminary records confirms that J. Dwight Pentecost (ThM, 1941; ThD, 1956) could be described with ads stating, “Most students who take one course from Dr. P. go...
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Jul 7, 2006
Julie Cramer
Extreme Makeover: The Exterior Have you ever felt overwhelmed by messages telling you to be thinner, richer, younger? What happened in the Garden of Eden holds the key to unlocking a healthy view of self—and...
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Jul 7, 2006
Lee Anderson
Extreme Makeover: The Interior A pastor whose health forced his retirement felt God had taken a wrecking ball to his life, but he discovered God does beautiful interior makeovers.
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Jul 7, 2006
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
Prof, n.: The Story of Howard Hendricks “Like Solomon, Churchill, Elvis, Madonna, and Hillary, Howard G. Hendricks has reached the status of being recognized by a one-word name. In this case it’s...