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JBC Volume 8:1 (1985) PDF


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Table of Contents


  • It’s Not What You Eat, It’s What Eats You Robert D. Smith, M.D.


  • The Christian and the Hospital Jay E. Adams
  • Some Thoughts on the Tongue and Counseling Howard A. Eyrich
  • Knowing the Will of God: Toward a Practical Theology (Part I) Alvin L. Baker
  • Human Defensiveness: The Third Way David Powlison
  • (Gaining an Accurate Self-Image - Conclusion John F. Bettler will appear in the next issue)


  • Occasional Preaching Jay E. Adams

Book Review

  • Breaking Points by Jack and JoAnn Hinckley William E. Wood


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