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An Amazing Legacy

Description: Lecture given Saturday, June 26, 2004 at Abilene Christian University: "The gulf between black and white churches remains largely in place despite legal desegregaion decades ago. Sensing and Jerry Taylor provide insights into the problem and suggest biblical ways to end these divisions."
Date: June 26, 2004
Creator: Sensing, Tim
Item Type: Sound

The Amazing Re-Evangelization of Europe - How Can We Now Reach Europe?

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 17, 2007, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What are the factors that have led to the present re-evangelization of Europe? How can we fully participate in this shift? What are the principles to be understood and key strategies to be implemented?"
Date: September 17, 2007
Creator: Opsitch, Yann
Item Type: Sound

American Idols: Classifications of Contemporary Idols and Their Leverage Points in Your Life

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 21, 2009, 3:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Idolatry is not about Baal and Asherah poles anymore, yet it is alive and thriving in America. Unbelievers are taken captive by idols today as they have been throughout history. However, believers are significantly compromised and neutralized by idols as well. Learn how to assess your own vulnerabilities to this sin."
Date: September 21, 2009
Creator: Sepulveda, Carlos
Item Type: Sound

Amor y Humildad (Love and Humility)

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, February 21, 2001, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Utilizaré las "notas de truinfo" a través de los Hechos (Ejemplo: Hechos 5:32) para acentuar la necesidad de la unidad para tener una evangelización eficaz. Esta unidad se debe basar en las Escrituras, así como la esneñanza en nuestro evangelismo. Hechos 14:19-22 demuestra la persecucíón y el sufrimiento de Pablo ens sus jornadas misioneras, así como su amor y humilidad para con la Causa de Christo que deben ser las características de cada cristiano, especialmente aquellos de nosotros que predicamos."
Date: February 21, 2001
Creator: Garcia, Albert Adelaido
Item Type: Sound

Ancient Disciplines for Today's Disciples

Description: Lecture given Monday, June 27, 2005 at Abilene Christian University: "Youth Ministry tends to focus on "The Latest and Greatest" thing. In contrast, the church and faith of Christians has been sustained through ancient rituals and disciplines. Let's see how ancient spiritual practices can aid the spiritual formation of our youth (and youth workers) today."
Date: June 27, 2005
Creator: Hinkle, Jim
Item Type: Sound

The Ann Landers of the Bible - Another Look at Proverbs

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 19, 2006, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The book of Proverbs was written to help young people be successful in life. But it was written for a different culture than ours. How do we apply the biblical proverbs?"
Date: September 19, 2006
Creator: Sneed, Mark
Item Type: Sound

The Ann Landers of the Bible - Another Look at Proverbs

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 18, 2006, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The book of Proverbs was written to help young people be successful in life. But it was written for a different culture than ours. How do we apply the biblical proverbs?"
Date: September 18, 2006
Creator: Sneed, Mark
Item Type: Sound

Another Brick in the Wall: A Way Out for our Dehumanizing Economies

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What are the forces that dehumanize our work? What are the powers that treat people like commodities? How are we complicit and how are we trapped in this broken system? The story of Exodus proclaims that our calling is to worship God rather than make bricks."
Date: September 23, 2009
Creator: Benjamin, Chris
Item Type: Sound

Another Brick in the Wall: A Way Out of Our Dehumanizing Economies

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 21, 2009, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What are the forces that dehumanize our work? What are the powers that treat people like commodities? How are we complicit and how are we trapped in this broken system? The story of Exodus proclaims that our calling is to worship God rather than make bricks."
Date: September 21, 2009
Creator: Benjamin, Chris
Item Type: Sound

Answering the Call to Spiritual (Urban) Renewal - Part 1

Description: Lecture given Saturday, June 26, 2004 at Abilene Christian University: "The socio-cultural usefulness of today's church is debatable. Many urban centers lie in virtual ruins. Can the church afford to absolve itself from the process of healing the malaise? Classes will examine the predicament and consider potential strategies for authentic inner-city spiritual renewal."
Date: June 26, 2004
Creator: Jarman, Leonard
Item Type: Sound

Answering the Call to Spiritual (Urban) Renewal - Part 2

Description: Lecture given Saturday, June 26, 2004 at Abilene Christian University: "The socio-cultural usefulness of today's church is debatable. Many urban centers lie in virtual ruins. Can the church afford to absolve itself from the process of healing the malaise? Classes will examine the predicament and consider potential strategies"
Date: June 26, 2004
Creator: Jarman, Leonard
Item Type: Sound

Anyone Want to Play Follow the Leader - Being an Elder in Biblical Israel

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 18, 2007, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "New Testament teaching on church elders assumes an Old Testament understanding of city elders. This class will demonstrate typical characteristics and responsibilities of city elders from books such as Micah, and offer advice in cultivating these in the elders of our churches."
Date: September 18, 2007
Creator: Willis, Tim
Item Type: Sound

Anyone Want to Play Follow the Leader - Elders of God's People, Then and Now

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 19, 2007, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "New Testament teaching on church elders assumes an Old Testament understanding of city elders. This class will demonstrate typical characteristics and responsibilities of city elders from books such as Micah, and offer advice in cultivating these in the elders of our churches."
Date: September 19, 2007
Creator: Willis, Tim
Item Type: Sound

Apostolic Churches - Moving from Membership to an Inviting, Authentic Faith Family

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 19, 2001, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Christians are increasingly eager for training in everyday evangelism because they want to share Jesus with friends, work associates and family. Class sessions will provide effective tools to strengthen skills in conversations, relational evangelism. Examples will be provided of testimony, invitational and special outreach events."
Date: February 19, 2001
Creator: Becton, Randy
Item Type: Sound

Applying Overseas Missions Strategies Across Town

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 21, 2000, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "If we can plant growing churhes in Latin America, why not get local Spanish evangelistic efforts off and running?"
Date: February 21, 2000
Creator: Acosta, Albert
Item Type: Sound

The Apprentice - The Ministry of Supervision

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 20, 2006, 3:15 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Ministry internships provide aspiring ministers opportunities to learn from experienced ministers. Important moments in a person's education occur when learning takes place while serving. Topics include mentoring, theological reflection and ministerial training."
Date: February 20, 2006
Creator: Sensing, Tim
Item Type: Sound

The Apprentice - The Ministry of Supervision

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 21, 2006, 3:15 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Ministry internships provide aspiring ministers opportunities to learn from experienced ministers. Important moments in a person's education occur when learning takes place while serving. Topics include mentoring, theological reflection and ministerial training."
Date: February 21, 2006
Creator: Sensing, Tim
Item Type: Sound

April 14, 1912 -- A Night to Remember

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 19, 2001, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Christians must seek spiritual strength so they will not faint in the day of adversity that is sure to come (2 Timothy 3:12)"
Date: February 19, 2001
Creator: Hobbs, John
Item Type: Sound

Ars Moriendi - The Art of the Good Death

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 19, 2007, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Micah has several literary images having to do with death. Most of our impressions of death are either grotesque or highly altered to reduce the impact. Historically this has not been the case. This presentation will explore some of the artistic approaches to death in funerary art and architecture in hopes to revive its value in the present."
Date: September 19, 2007
Creator: Rama, Ronnie
Item Type: Sound

The Art of Leading Congregations for the Sake of the World: Missional Leadership and Congregational Imagination

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 22, 2009, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Congregational leaders typically have a well-developed imagination for how the congregation exists for its members. In our changing cultural environment, leaders increasingly need to form an imagination for how the congregations exists for the sake of the world."
Date: September 22, 2009
Creator: Love, Mark
Item Type: Sound

The Art of Leading Congregations for the Sake of the World: Missional Leadership and Congregational Imagination

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 21, 2009, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Congregational leaders typically have a well-developed imagination for how the congregation exists for its members. In our changing cultural environment, leaders increasingly need to form an imagination for how the congregations exists for the sake of the world."
Date: September 21, 2009
Creator: Love, Mark
Item Type: Sound

The Art of Leading Congregations for the Sake of the World: The Formation of Missional Leaders

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Congregational leaders typically have a well-developed imagination for how the congregation exists for its members. In our changing cultural environment, leaders increasingly need to form an imagination for how the congregations exists for the sake of the world."
Date: September 23, 2009
Creator: Love, Mark
Item Type: Sound

The Artist as Priest and Prophet - Conflict: Building Altars in a Divided Kingdom

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, February 20, 2002, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "The church cultivates believing souls by answering compelling questions, while the artist cultivates seeing souls by raising compelling images. Is there a conflict - an identity - in the believing artist's dual relationship with the Kingdom and the "world?" How can she be true to her work and be true to the community of faith?"
Date: February 20, 2002
Creator: Beaubeaux, Carmen
Item Type: Sound

The Artist As Priest and Prophet - Cultivating Seeing Souls

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 19, 2006, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "The church cultivates believing souls by answering compelling questions, while the artist cultivates seeing souls by raising compelling images. Is there are conflict, an infidelity, in seeing the artist's dual relationship with the Kingdom and the "world"?"
Date: September 19, 2006
Creator: Beaubeaux, Carmen
Item Type: Sound