Devoted to the Propagation and Defense of New Testament Christianity
September 19, 1957

Debate On Orphan Homes

Derrel Shaw, Borger, Texas

At 7:30 P.M., September 17 through 20, Brother Roy Deaver of Fort Worth, Texas, and Brother Ernest Finley of Wichita Falls, Texas, will engage in a public discussion in the church building in Bunavista (three miles west of Borger, Texas). The propositions, to be debated two nights each in the following order, are:

The Scriptures teach that a local congregation may within the framework of the local congregation make provision for (provide a home for) those persons for whom it is responsible.

Affirmative: Ernest Finley

Negative: Roy Deaver

The Scriptures teach that a church may donate to Boles Home, Quinlan, Texas.

Affirmative: Roy Deaver Negative: Ernest Finley