Three Types of Churches

One of 10 works in the series: Wayne Mickey Collection available on this site.

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A bed sheet with text and/or artwork used as a visual aid to a preacher's sermon. In this particular sermon chart, Mickey compares and contrasts two streams within the Stone-Campbell Movement. He marshals Biblical data in the center column under rubrics of name, organization, doctrine and worship. Against this data to its left he contrasts in bullet points the practice of "First Christian," or the emerging Christian Church (Disciples of Christ); to its right he compares the acapella Churches of Christ. This chart portrays how division in a religious tradition was perceived and communicated in sermonic form in a congregational ...

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1 art original : Cotton with hemmed and/or pinked edges to prevent fraying ; 58.25 in. (148 cm) x 85.25 in. (217 cm)

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Mickey, Wayne & Mickey, Wayne [1943..1959].

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This artwork is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Christian University Sermon Charts and one other and was provided by Abilene Christian University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 36 times . More information about this work can be viewed below.

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Abilene Christian University Library

The Abilene Christian University Library collections include the Prickly Pear yearbooks from 1916-2007, and and includes photos and information about the university, students, professors, sports, and organizations.

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A bed sheet with text and/or artwork used as a visual aid to a preacher's sermon. In this particular sermon chart, Mickey compares and contrasts two streams within the Stone-Campbell Movement. He marshals Biblical data in the center column under rubrics of name, organization, doctrine and worship. Against this data to its left he contrasts in bullet points the practice of "First Christian," or the emerging Christian Church (Disciples of Christ); to its right he compares the acapella Churches of Christ. This chart portrays how division in a religious tradition was perceived and communicated in sermonic form in a congregational setting.

Physical Description

1 art original : Cotton with hemmed and/or pinked edges to prevent fraying ; 58.25 in. (148 cm) x 85.25 in. (217 cm)

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Abilene Christian University Sermon Charts

Abilene Christian University presents its collection of 78 sermon charts, bed sheets hand painted with text and/or artwork used as a visual aid to a preacher's sermon. This collection dates from the 1900's to the 1970's.

Abilene Library Consortium

The Abilene Library Consortium (ALC) is a regional nonprofit organization in Abilene, Texas, that provides support and resources to libraries, museums, and information organizations. The ALC collection features thousands of photos, print materials, maps, newspapers, and much more.

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  • [1943..1959]

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  • Oct. 29, 2013, 6:48 a.m.

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  • Nov. 12, 2013, 12:04 p.m.

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Mickey, Wayne & Mickey, Wayne. Three Types of Churches, artwork, [1943..1959]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth347053/: accessed September 27, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.