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Who are we: We are scattered and very small. We are persecuted by all. We keep God's commandments and it sure makes us a happy lot. One day we will shed this body, and rise to meet Jesus Christ in the sky.
The Church of God
Personal from the Editor
Plain Truth Magazine
January 1962
Volume: Vol XXVII, No.1
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Personal from the Editor

Personal from Herbert W Armstrong - A UNITED STATES Senator preached a sermon in a Methodist pulpit in Los Angeles the first Sunday in December. Of all things, imagine a well-known Senator saying that patriotism is a false god to many people! And he is right. "Love of country can transcend the love of God," he said, "and we must, in time of stress, avoid making patriotism a religion." He said a number of other things I could have said, myself. Among the idols professing Christians worship, he cited prosperity, science, patriotism, peace - and some people actually make an idol of the Bible, strange as that may sound. Some, he said, worship the Bible for itself, NOT as containing TRUTHS necessary for salvation; and, I add, as a GUIDE to a WAY Of LIFE. What is - your idol? What are YOU really dedicated to? Is it earning a living - making money? What absorbs your mind, your thoughts, your time - what are you really devoted to? Is it GOD - above all else?

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Plain Truth MagazineJanuary 1962Vol XXVII, No.1