Spring 2000 · Vol. 29 No. 1 · pp. 87–89 

Current Research

Douglas B. Miller

Faculty Publications, 1999


*Kasdorf, Hans, and Heinrich Löwen, Jr., eds. Gemeinsam im Auftrag des Herrn: Gemeinde—Weltmission—theologische Ausbildung. Festschrift für John N. Klassen zum 70. Geburtstag. Bonn: Puls Verlag, 1999. [MBBS]

Chapters in Books

Friesen, Delores. “The Gift Restored” and “The Gift: Further Study.” In Sexuality God’s Gift, ed. Anne Krabil Hershberger, 172-203. Scottdale, PA: Herald, 1999. [MBBS]

Kasdorf, Hans. “Zur Bedeutung von Peter Beyerhaus für die Missiologie.” In Kein anderer Name: Die Einzigartigkeit Jesu Christi und das Gesprach mit nachtchristlichen Religionen, Festschrift zum 70. Geburtstag von Peter Beyerhaus, ed. Thomas Schirrmacher, 38-46. Nörnberg: Verlag für Theologie und Religionswissenschaft, 1999. [MBBS]

_____. “Der missionarische Auftrag der Gemeinde: Eine biblische Besinnung.” In Gemeinsam im Auftrag des Herrn: Gemeinde—Weltmission—theologische Ausbildung, Festschrift für John N. Klassen zum 70. Geburtstag, ed. Hans Kasdorf and Heinrich Löwen, Jr., 46-59. Bonn: Puls Verlag, 1999. [MBBS]

Martens, Elmer. “The Flowering and Floundering of Old Testament Theology.” In A Guide to Old Testament Theology and Exegesis, 169-81. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1999. Reprint of article in New International Dictionary of Old Testament Theology and Exegesis, ed. W. A. Van Gemeren, 172-84. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 1997. [MBBS]

_____. “God, Justice, and Religious Pluralism in the Old Testament.” In Practicing Truth: Confident Witness in Our Pluralistic World, ed. D. W. Shenk and L. Stutzman, 46-63. Scottdale, PA: Herald, 1999. [MBBS]

_____. “Nahum,” “Habakkuk,” “Zephaniah” (verse-by-verse commentary). In The Old Testament Study Bible, 338-518. Springfield: World Library, 1999. [MBBS]

Miller, Douglas B. “Power in Wisdom: The Suffering Servant of Ecclesiastes 4.” In Peace and Justice Shall Embrace: Power and Theopolitics in the Bible, ed. Ted Grimsrud and Loren L. Johns, 145-73. Telford, PA: Pandora Press U.S., 1999. [TC] {88}


Bystrom, Ray. “Pick Up and Read!” Direction 28 (Fall 1999): 248-61. [MBBS]

Ewert, David. “Evangelism by Lifestyle.” Direction 28 (Spring 1999): 18-27. [CC]

Friesen, Delores. “Lay Down Your Heart.” Mennonite Weekly Review. 17 December 1998, 1-2. [MBBS]

_____. “The Unfolding Purpose of Life.” Christian Leader. September 1999, 4-6. [MBBS]

_____. “Weaving Baskets of Faith That Hold.” Christian Leader. September 1998, 4-6. [MBBS]

Geddert, Tim. “Jesus and the Creeds.” Mennonite Brethren Herald. 19 March 1999, 6-8. [MBBS]

_____. “Looking Ahead.” Mennonite Brethren Herald. 30 April 1999, 7. [MBBS]

*Guenther, Bruce, and *Doug Heidebrecht. “The Elusive Biblical Model of Leadership.” Direction 28 (Fall 1999): 153-65. [MBBS, BBI]

Isaak, Jon M. “Textual Indeterminacy and Determinacy: Klaus Bergees History-of-Effect Hermeneutic (Luke 9:57-62).” Biblical Theology Bulletin 29 (November 1999): 138-44. [MBBS]

Kasdorf, Hans. “Zur Bedeutung von Peter Beyerhaus für die Missiologie.” Evangelikale Missiologie 15:2 (1999): 63-69. [MBBS]

_____. “Hiebert, N[ikolas] N[ikolai]” (292), “Lohrenz, Henry W.” (408), “Peters, George W[ilheim]” (529), “Schellenberg, Katharine L(ohrenz)” (596). In Biographical Dictionary of Christian Missions, ed. Gerald H. Anderson. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1998. [MBBS]

_____. “Die Mission der Theologie.” Evangelikale Missiologie 15:3 (1999): 106-17. [MBBS]

Kyle, Richard. “Hope Beyond the Details.” Christian History 61:1 (1999): 42-43. [TC]

_____. “John Knox.” In Dictionary of Biblical Interpretation, ed. John H. Hayes, 2:34. Nashville, TN: Abingdon, 1999. [TC]

Martens, Elmer. “Ezekiel’s Contribution to a Biblical Theology of Mission.” Direction 28 (Spring 1999): 75-87. [MBBS]

Miller, Douglas B. “Surviving the Desert.” Christian Leader. June 1999, 4-7. [TC]

Schmidt, Henry J. “Hans Kasdorf’s Contribution to Mission Theology.” Direction 28 (Spring 1999): 6-17. [MBBS]

Unger, Walter. “Dealing With Premillennial Angst.” Mennonite Brethren Herald. 11 June 1999, 10-11. [CBC] {89}

_____. “Mennonite Millennial Madness.” Mennonite Brethren Herald. 11 June 1999, 7-8. [CBC]

_____. “Mennonite Millennial Madness: A Case Study.” Direction 28 (Fall 1999): 201-17. [CBC]

_____. “Millenialer Wahn bei Mennoniten.” Mennoblat. 16 August 1999, 2-4. [CBC]

Vooys, John. “Healthy Goals for the Next Millennium.” Mennonite Brethren Herald. 11 June 1999, 9-10. [CBC]

_____. “Jesus of Nazareth.” Mennonite Brethren Herald. 27 August 1999, 4-5. [CBC]

Masters Theses, Students at Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary, 1999

Herrmann, Marina. “Go for Life! Offer and Acceptance of Blessing in the Biblical Text.”

Janzen, Jeanine. “Partnership in Mission: A Model for the Global Mennonite Brethren Family.”

Möser, Jurgen. “Towards an Ethic of the Kingdom of God. An Exploration of Ethical Paradigms for the Discerning Community of Faith.”

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 *.