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A Message That Transforms Mediocrity into Greatness

Description: Lecture given Saturday, June 26, 2004 at Abilene Christian University: "In American inner cities, violent crimes have become pandemic. More than ever, those who live in our cities need messages of hope and transformation. Come and hear life-saving messages for the inner city."
Date: June 26, 2004
Creator: DeVore, Kinwood H.
Item Type: Sound

Picturing Scripture - The Word as Seen Through the Eyes of Two Illustrators Centuries Apart

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 20, 2006, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "We will examine the work of two artists who tackled the enormous challenge of illustrating the entire Bible. Separated by more than 100 years of world war, genocide, and astounding technological advancements, these artists reflected the worldviews of two very different times."
Date: September 20, 2006
Creator: Maxwell, Jack & McGregor, Dan
Item Type: Sound

Prayer: Laying It on the Line with God - The Barometer of Faith

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Elder, freelance writer and former missionary Charlie Walton shares his personal quest for deeper communication with God. His unique view of the rist involved in honest prayer has never failed to spark reflection and may change the way you talk with and listen to God."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Walton, Charlie
Item Type: Sound

ACU Missions Luncheon

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 21, 1995, 12:00 PM at Abilene Christian University
Date: February 21, 1995
Creator: Chowning, Richard & Mathews, Ed
Item Type: Sound

Incarnating Spirituality: The Present State of the Fanning-Richardson Controversy - Richardson's Hope: Has the Temple Been Filled? Have the Forms Been Inspired? Has Our Passion Dissipated for the Young?

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, February 20, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In 1857 Robert Richardson, a friend and collegue of Alexander Campbell, wrote a series of articles for the Millennial Harbinger (edited by Campbell) entitled "Faith Versus Philosophy." These articles called for a spirituality that moved readers beyond an emphasis on forms. His call to a vital spirituality continues to speak with great relevance to the heirs of the Stone-Campbell movement. Come and share Richardson's hope for a life led by the Spirit."
Date: February 20, 2002
Creator: Swick, Danny
Item Type: Sound

A Law Unto Themselves - Spiritual Lessons from Contemporary Art

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 23, 2008, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "When nonbelievers confirm spiritual truths how should we respond? If God's righteousness places us all on equal footing then even secular artists may have a reluctant spiritual message. Explore the outrageous aesthetic as it appears in the scripture and museums."
Date: September 23, 2008
Creator: Jones, Kenny
Item Type: Sound

The Books and Parchments - The Text of Acts Over the Centuries

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 19, 2001, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "ACU and Munster - the international project on the text of Acts is engaged in the collection and analysis of data on the text of Acts from ancient manuscripts, versions and church fathers, with intent to publish a new edition of the Greek text in Acts. These lectures, aimed at the non-Greek reader, will discuss the history of the text of Acts, illustrate the way textual decisions are made, and in the third session will address one particularly difficult text in detail."
Date: February 19, 2001
Creator: Osburn, Carroll
Item Type: Sound

Not Against Flesh and Blood: Biblical Perspectives on Spiritual Warfare - The Powers of This Dark World

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 18, 2002, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Ours seems to be a world under seige. We have little trouble believing Paul's statement that "our struggle is not against flesh and blood." But who or what shapes our understanding and practice of spiritual warfare these days? Recovering a healthy, dynamic spirituality will require a healthy and dynamic practice of spiritual warfare."
Date: February 18, 2002
Creator: Johnson, Stephen
Item Type: Sound

Beyond the Sacred Page: The Spirit in You

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 21, 2000, 3:30 PM at Abilene Christian University: "In an age where popular Christian literature expounds several concepts about God, Jesus and Spirit, we may need to give special and thoughtful attention to the way we think about God."
Date: February 21, 2000
Creator: Robarts, Charme
Item Type: Sound

WACU Ladies Dinner

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, June 25, 2003 at Abilene Christian University
Date: June 25, 2003
Creator: Faith, Legacy of
Item Type: Sound