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Sojourners Magazine: December 1986

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Cover Story

An excerpt from Narrative of Sojoumer Truth and Book of Life, by Olive Gilbert
A Woman of Faith and Fire



On 1879, four years before Sojourner Truth died, a Louisville, Kentucky newspaper said of her, "The oldest truth nowadays is Sojourner." 
A baptism of a new faith member
On October 11, 1986, in Reykjavik, Iceland, history came to a turning point.
Homosexuality has been a very controversial and polarizing issue in the Christian community.
An unexpected visit from an old neighbor.
On October 2 the Washington Post published a story describing a Reagan administration campaign of deception designed to make Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi think that, among other things, he was about to be attacked again by U.S. bombers.