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Concerns, calls, and commissions,
Friends represented at National Black Convention Page 5

Christian camping
Camping - a better way 6
Church camping at its best 7
Two articles present innovations in Christian camping.

'I wouldn't expect humans to believe this...'
The remarkable story of John Perkins who returned to his black neighbors in Mississippi to face both extreme persecution and the evident blessings of God. Page 8

'And God's Spirit hovered over the waters'
Mendenhall, Mississippi, was struck by floods in April - and the work of John Perkins' Voice of Calvary stands in need even more of our prayers and assistance. Page 11

Missionary Voice
Come, Lord 14
Who is this woman? 14
Tigard Friends Mission Fair 16
How many loaves do you have? 16
UBS is people 17

What's New!
"Looking for a fresh approach to teen Sunday school? Maybe you would like to try a senior teen team." Page 26

Regular Features
The Face of the World 4
The Children's Page 19
Friends Concerns 20
Friends Gather 23
Friends Record 25
Over the Teacup 27
Books 27
Friends Write 28


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Evangelical Friend, May 1974 (Vol. 7, No. 9)