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Who Says Theologians are Stuffshirts?

Many Christians despise theology, and especially theologians (I will overlook the irony for now, but believe me I see it). “We don’t do theology – we just read and study the Bible” is a common belief, if not outright statement. 343 more words

Theology

What Does It Matter, Anyway?

This post is intended to be a companion piece to my post of yesterday, so if you did not read that article, use the little arrow thingy and back up a page. 1,545 more words

Theology

NACC Boycotters Go This Year to Hear Trump Speak

Anaheim, CA – A segment of the Independent Christian Churches/Churches of Christ has been unhappy with the North American Christian Convention (NACC) in recent years.  Some have boycotted the convention.  282 more words

Church

Book Review - Recovering the Margins of American Religious History: The Legacy of David Edwin Harrell, Jr. (Waldrop and Billingsley, eds.)

The Churches of Christ have not been known historically for producing giants in academia. There are notable exceptions, to be sure. It is interesting that the majority of scholars recognized by their peers as being at the top of their field has largely been limited to church historians – Lemoine Lewis, Everett Ferguson. 832 more words

Theology

Book Review: The Churches of Christ in the 20th Century: Homer Hailey's Personal Journey of Faith (David Edwin Harrell, Jr.)

The Churches of Christ in the 20th Century: Homer Hailey’s Personal Journey of Faith, David Edwin Harrell, Jr. (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2000) 388 pages of text with an additional 63 pages of endnotes. 799 more words

Christ And Culture

Restoration

During Spring Break, I was able to work with a group of middle school, high school, and college students as they prayed and did service projects for neighbors around our church building. 753 more words

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