These seven reasons: 1. We are commanded to go; 2. they are God's sacred appointments; 3. we go to rejoice; 4. to learn to fear God; 5. because we are chosen to be rulers and kings; 6. priests; and 7. teachers.
United Church of God Pastor, Beyond Today Managing Editor
Scott Ashley is managing editor of Beyond Today magazine, United Church of God booklets and its printed Bible Study Course. He and his wife, Connie, live near Denver, Colorado.
Mr. Ashley attended Ambassador College in Big Sandy, Texas, graduating in 1976 with a theology major and minors in journalism and speech. It was there that he first became interested in publishing, an industry in which he has worked for more than 40 years.