Spring 1999 · Vol. 28 No. 1 · pp. 133–35 

Current Research

Douglas B. Miller

Faculty Publications, 1998


Kyle, Richard. The Last Days Are Here Again: A History of the End Times. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1998. (Published in UK as Awaiting the Millennium: A History of End-Time Thinking. Leicester, UK: Inter-Varsity, 1998.) [TC]

Yamasaki, Gary. John the Baptist in Life and Death: Audience-Oriented Criticism of Matthew’s Narrative. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic, 1999. [CBC]

Chapters in Books

*Freeman, David, and *Yvonne Freeman. “California Reading: The Pendulum Swings.” In In Defense of Good Teaching: What Teachers Need to Know About the “Reading Wars.” K. Goodman, 1998. [FPU]

———. “Preparing Teachers to Teach About Language.” In Lessons to Share: On Teaching Grammar in Context. C. Weaver, 1998. [FPU]

Schmidt, Henry. “Hans Kasdorf’s Contribution to Mission Theology.” In Die Mission der Theologie, Festschrift for Hans Kasdorf, ed. Stephan Holthaus and Klaus W. Müller, 16-28. Bonn: Verlag für Kultur und Wissenschaft, 1998. [MBBS]


Claassen, Ron. “Community Justice Conferencing: Expanding Restorative Justice in Fresno County, California.” Community Corrections Report, vol. 4, no. 6, 1997. [FPU]

Craigen, Robert. “Hadamard Matrices from Weighing Matrices via Signed Groups.” Designs, Codes and Cryptography, vol. 12, 1997. [FPU]

Freeman, Yvonne. “Providing Quality Children’s Literature in Spanish.” The New Advocate 11:1 (1998). [FPU]

*Freeman, Yvonne, and Marisea Serra. “Alternativas Positivas Para la Enseñaza Tradicional de la Lectura.” Lectura y vida (1997). [FPU]

Friesen, Paul. “The Missionary Calling of Flannery O’Connor.” Direction 27 (Fall 1998): 157-64. [TC]

Funk, Tony. “In a Multitude of Symbols There Is Reconciling Worship.” Direction 27 (Fall 1998): 141-47. [CBC]

Harris, Breck. “Desktop Videoconferencing and Adult Education: The Positives and Negatives.” An on-line research article sponsored through the University of LaVerne, 1998. [FPU] {134}

*Herrick, Andrew, with William J. Stone and Miles M. Mettler. “Stages of Change, Decisional Balance, and Self-efficacy Across Four Health Behaviors in a Worksite Environment.” American Journal for Health Promotion. 12:1 (1998). [FPU]

Janzen, Jean. “Why We Are Afraid of Art.” Direction 27 (Fall 1998): 123-31. [FPU]

Jost, Lynn. “Reflections on Confession of Faith Revision.” Direction 27 (Spring 1998): 57-62. [TC]

———. “Warfare in the Old Testament: An Argument for Peacemaking in the New Millennium.” Direction 27 (Fall 1998): 177-88. [TC]

Kyle, Richard. “Easter Religions in America.” In Encyclopedia USA, vol. 25, ed. Donald W. Whisenhunt, 64-68. Gulf Breeze, FL: Academic International, 1998. [TC]

Miller, Douglas B. “Qoheleth’s Symbolic Use of Hebel.” Journal of Biblical Literature 117:3 (1998): 437-54. [TC]

Ruth-Heffelbower, Duane. “Restorative Justice Current Best Practice in California.” The Correctional Psychologist (January 1998). [FPU]

———. “Restorative Justice: Making Things Right.” The Witness (November 1998). [FPU]

Shillington, V. George. “Atonement Texture in 1 Corinthians 5:5.” Journal for the Study of the New Testament (October 1998). [CC]

Unger, Walter. “C. S. Lewis at 100.” Mennonite Brethren Herald, 23 October 1998. [CBC]

———. “C. S. Lewis: No ‘Mere Christian.’ ” BC Christian Info News, September 1998. [CBC]

———. “Revival Wars.” Mennonite Brethren Herald, 26 June 1998. [CBC]

———. “The Untold Story.” Mennonite Brethren Herald, 4 December 1998. [CBC]

Musical Recordings

Tony Funk, “When I Was a Child.” CD Recording, August, 1998. [CBC]

Warkentin, Larry. “Like Candle Glow.” Lumina Music, 1998. [FPU] {135}

Masters Theses, Students at Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary, 1998

Armstrong, Rebecca. “The Effect of Attachment Style on Stage of Faith Development.”

Chiu, Gary. “A Study of Marriage in the Book of Malachi from the Intertextuality Approach.”

Fuchs, Brigitte. “Sexual Self-Esteem and Faith Development: Correlates in the Process of Growth.”

Fuchs, Robert. “A Comparative Study of Gender Role Journey and Faith Development in Populations of Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, and Individuals Recovering from Chemical Dependence.”

Mix, Walt. “A Narrative-Critical Interpretation of Genesis 16 and 21: Examples of Intertextuality and the Barrenness/Fertility and Betrothal Type-Scenes.”

Paré, Marc. “Osee: Prophete et Pornographe.”

Woodman, Pamela. “The Etiology and Treatment of Nightmares: A Comparative Study of Three Distinct Cultures.”

The above listing presents publications of faculty and students of schools which sponsor Direction, identified as follows:
Bethany Bible Institute (BBI), Columbia Bible College (CBC), Concord College (CC), Fresno Pacific University (FPU), Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary (MBBS), and Tabor College (TC). In cases of multiple authorship, the author of interest is marked with *.