◼ Literature offer for October: The Watchtower and Awake! magazines. Where interest is found on return visits, subscriptions may be offered. November: What Does God Require of Us? or Knowledge That Leads to Everlasting Life. If people already have these, Mankind’s Search for God or another older publication may be offered. December: The Greatest Man Who Ever Lived. As an alternative offer, you may use My Book of Bible Stories, The Bible—God’s Word or Man’s?, or You Can Live Forever in Paradise on Earth. January: Any 192-page book published prior to 1987 that the congregation may have in stock. Congregations that have on hand Mankind’s Search for God may also offer it.
◼ The insert in this issue of Our Kingdom Ministry is the “Theocratic Ministry School Schedule for 2002” and should be kept for reference throughout 2002.
◼ If the meeting times for your congregation will change January 1, the congregation secretary should notify the branch office of the changes by submitting the Congregation Meeting Information and Handbill Request form (S-5). If needed, a new supply of handbills can be ordered on the same form. Handbills should be requested at least eight weeks before you wish to receive them.
◼ Congregations should begin requesting Examining the Scriptures Daily—2002 with their October literature request. The booklets will be available in Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Bulgarian, Cambodian, Cebuano, Chinese, Chinese (Simplified), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, East Armenian, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Iloko, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Macedonian, Malayalam, Norwegian, Papiamento, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Samoan, Serbian, Slovak, Solomon Islands Pidgin, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Thai, Tigrinya, Turkish, Twi, Ukrainian, Urdu, and Vietnamese. Until these booklets are available and shipments are made, they will appear as “Pending” on congregation packing lists. Examining the Scriptures booklets are special-request items.
◼ New Publications Available:
A Satisfying Life—How to Attain It—Arabic, Cebuano, Chinese, Chinese (Simplified), English, French, Greek, Hiligaynon, Iloko, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swahili, Tagalog, Thai, Vietnamese
Do You Have an Immortal Spirit? (Tract No. 25)—Arabic, Cambodian, English, French, Greek, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Swahili
Isaiah’s Prophecy—Light for All Mankind II—English, French, Greek, Italian, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
Would You Like to Know More About the Bible? (Tract No. 26)—English, Spanish
◼ New Audiocassettes Available:
Respect Jehovah’s Authority—On Audiocassette (Drama, single cassette)—English
◼ New Compact Discs Available:
Respect Jehovah’s Authority—On Compact Disc (Drama, single disc)—English
◼ New Videocassettes Available:
Faithful Under Trials—Jehovah’s Witnesses in the Soviet Union—English
The Greatest Man Who Ever Lived—On Videocassette, Volume 2—American Sign Language