Servants' News

Sept/Oct 2001


Partial Literature List

All items are free upon request. All back issues of Servants’ News are available as well as a Complete Literature List.

New Item This Issue:

Christian Action League Literature List by Al Van Dyk, 4 pages. Nearly 200 Sabbatarian literature items from small tracts to large booklets. Small fee charged, but permission granted to copy. See news item this issue for more information.

Items Featured This Issue:

Mature Literature:

200 Years of Sabbath Keeping In Australia by Bruce Dean, 8 pages. Shows many Sabbatarian Groups in Australia

Ambassador Report Index, 10 pages. A brief description of each of the 71 Ambassador Report issues about the WCG.

Ambassador Report: Should Church of God Brethren Read It? by Eric Snow & Norm Edwards. Two views.

Basic Bible Study Tools by Richard Nickels. 36 pages. An excellent summary of available Bible study aids and how to use them. Samples of many study aids included.

Church Government? 32 page booklet. Former WCG/GCG minister (W. Webster), a long-time member (H. Curley) and the late (J. H. Allen) show danger of religious hierarchy.

Eight Studies: Ordination, Laying on of Hands, Tithing, Nicolaitans, Cain, Balaam, Korah, Teachers by an anonymous author, 60 pages. Bible studies shows the problems with religious organizations that are often more like businesses.

Freedom and Christian Responsibility by Dale Stogner, 14 pages. Freedom, morality, love and liberty cause peace and prosperity. We are responsible for our actions and our inactions. We need to use the literature available from a variety of ministries to help ourselves and others grow.

God vs. Evolution Y2K by Rabon Vincent, 214 pages. Book on widely varying topics including evolution, Bible chronology, the calendar and British Israelism.

Is Christianity a Fraud? A Preliminary Assessment of the Conder Thesis, by Eric V. Snow, 136 pages. Now includes effective rebuttal to Conder’s By Gosh Josh.

Is Disfellowshipping a Christian Practice?, 12 pages by Arlan Weight. A gentle summary of Church of God disfellowshipping practices covering many related scriptures.

King James Version Translation Errors by Richard Nickels, 12 pages. Translation mistakes in the King James Bible. A few may not be accurate—but a good source to study.

Lessons from Gideon by Kathy Puliafico, 10 pages. Historical background of Gideon with lessons derived for our time.

The Passover Controversy by Sanford Beattie, 40 pages. An explanation of the Old Testament Passover and difficulties with Fred Coulter’s first book, The Christian Passover.

Pastoral Guide on True Shepherding and Caring for the Flock of God with Servant Leadership and "Being Helpers of Their Joy!" by Bill Swanson, 16 pages. Bible verses and practical points for anyone who ministers or desires to minister to others. This book would radically change the image of corporate churches if it were followed.

Satan’s Fate—Life or Death? by Melvin Hershberger, 8 pages. An interesting look at a question that many have not studied (definitely not a “salvation” issue).

The Theological Marketplace of Ideas or, the Three “C’s” of Ministry by F. Paul Haney, 11 pages. What is necessary for former WCG members to reach the world with the Gospel?

The Worldwide Church of God Splits: Their Triumphs and Troubles by Alan Ruth, 56 pages. Facts and analysis of the last 20 years of “Church of God” history.


Highly Recommended Items Listed Every Issue:

Mature Literature:

Assembling on the Sabbath by Norman S. Edwards, 16 pages. An exposition of the scriptures regarding our need to fellowship on the Sabbath and how to do it.

Biblical Calendar Basics by Norman S. Edwards, 10 pages. Introduction to the issues about the Biblical and Hebrew calendars (beginning of months, years, postponements etc.)

How Do We Give to the Eternal? by Richard Tafoya & Norman Edwards, 36 pages. Biblical study of giving and tithing.

How Does the Eternal Govern Through Humans? by Norman S. Edwards, 34 pages. How the KJV translators altered Scriptures about government to please King James and an analysis of what the Bible says about how we should govern in today’s congregations.

What Does the Bible Say About Eternal Judgment? by Norman Edwards, 83 pages. What happens to people after they die? What about “bad” people? “Good” people? Unbelievers? Diligent believers? Lax believers? Read the many scriptures that answer these questions.

Study Resources and Information:

Freedom Biblical Information Center Catalog by Wayne Schatzle, 12 pages. Free, mostly Sabbatarian literature & tapes sources.

Giving and Sharing Order Form by Richard Nickels, 3 pages. Has many excellent free items, low prices on hard-to-find religious books, and fine literature on floppy disk.

The Journal: News of the Churches of God edited by Dixon Cartwright. One free sample issue. Best single source of news about Sabbath-keeping groups. 16 pages.

Servants’ News Statement of Receipts and Expenses, 2 pages.

Servants’ News Literature List, 24 pages.

Servants’ News Literature Subject Index, 51 pages. All articles & literature by subject.


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