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God's Latest Gift,
Fatigue and Renewal Page 4

Hope for the Hopeless
While Dr. Ercil and Maxine Beane were in the Middle East last December, the scenes and conditions they describe have changed very little, Friends have the confidence of both Israeli and Arab Christians. Page 6

Christmas Letter
A new Friend has some practical advice about preparing for Christmas to make it more meaningful and less hectic. Page 8

Missionary Voice
Focus on Burundi Medical Needs
"Burundi has a population of 3,400,000 and for each doctor in the country there are 81,000 people." Veteran Missionary, Dr. Rawson, unburdens his heart in this plea for more doctors in one of Africa's developing countries. Page 10
It is Good 14
My Memory of Burundi 14

Personal Testimony
A National football hero takes time for a young man who will never be one. Page 15
An Unusual Revival Page 16

Regular Features
The Face of the World 2
Reach and Teach 9
Over the Teacup 15
The Children's Page 13
Book Reviews 5


Northwest Supplement


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Evangelical Friend, December 1971 (Vol. 5, No. 4)