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On Being a Safe Male. By Stan Thornburg, page 2
Being "safe" means much more than "nonviolent."

How Close Is Intimate? By Royce Frazier, page 6
Only freedom can create this kind of bond.

When You Haven't Got Time for the Pain. By Bruce Bishop, page 8
Converting loneliness to solitude

The Birds and Bees. By Stan Hinshaw, page 10
Who is going to tell your children about sexuality?

Coming Home. By Richard Foster, page 14
Slip into something comfortable and be yourself.

Going Whole Hog. by Stephen Hoke, page 17
Are career missionaries out of date?

Regular Features
Speaking the Truth, 4
To the Point, 9
On the Growing Edge, 12
Friends Write, 13
Friends Read, 16
Hot off the FAX, 19
What About Our Friends? 20
Ponderings and Bustlings, 28


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Evangelical Friend, May/June 1992 (Vol. 25, No. 5)