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Where is God's Glory Today? (John 17:22-23) God's Presence and Personality at Work in the Church Today

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 18, 2006, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "God gave the essence of who He is to Jesus and Jesus, in turn, has given that essence to the church. Today we embody the presence of God in the world. Where God is present, His' glory is seen."
Date: September 18, 2006
Creator: Baldwin, Warren
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Micah at the Margins: Micah Muted

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 17, 2007, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "As the early church searched Scripture for meaning, the text of Micah remained at the margins. Why? AS we now move to the text of Micah from the margins to the center, what is this once muted prophet's message?"
Date: September 17, 2007
Creator: Thompson, Trevor
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Transforming Word: A New Commentary on the Bible - Helping Christians Read With Mind and Heart

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 19, 2007, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: ""The Transforming Word: A One Volume Commentary on the Bible" has been six years in the making. It brings together scholars from across the Stone-Campbell Restoration Movement in a single work that takes the Word of God in Scripture seriously."
Date: September 19, 2007
Creator: Hamilton, Mark; Shankle, Nancy; Thompson, James & Willis, John T.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Message of Micah - God's Central Concern for the Oppressed

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 17, 2007, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The focus of the book of Micah is God - his nature and his work. The book of Micah communicates these fundamental messages through themes of Yahweh as king and shepherd, Zion and the faithful remnant, and the new exodus empowered by God's grace and mercy."
Date: September 17, 2007
Creator: Willis, John T.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

A Troubling Faith - The Characteristics of Saving Faith

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 21, 2006, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "John is not just telling stories about Jesus. He's asking questions about faith. Real faith is a troubling, risky, uncontrollable thing. John's view of faith challenges our domesticated understandings of discipleship."
Date: February 21, 2006
Creator: Woodroof, Tim
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

God, Gravity and Four Creations - Romans and the Essence of Christian Living - Part 1

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 17, 2007, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Paul's understanding of history in Romans features four different acts of creation: God's, Adam's, Christ's and the creation that stands at the end of time. Knowing which creation we belong to makes all the difference in how we live here and now."
Date: September 17, 2007
Creator: Woodroof, Tim
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

John: The "Different" Gospel - Accounting for a Different Content and Themes

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 20, 2006, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "John's numerous themes are not only different, but are developed in unique ways. John also poses chronological problems - the clearing of the temple, the anointing at Bethany, the Last Supper, and so forth. What about these Johannine differences?"
Date: February 20, 2006
Creator: Lightfoot, Neil R.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Runaway and the Rich Man - Probing Philemon

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, February 22, 2006, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Philemon, like every other book of the Bible, is essential reading! Paul left us a compact and intriguing triple study in how early Christians approached motivation, reconciliation, and pressing social evils"
Date: February 22, 2006
Creator: Jacoby, Doug
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Worship Wars - Israelite Style - Three Psalms, a Sacrifice, and a Prayer? And Other Burning Questions for Worship

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 17, 2007, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What were the most important questions for worship renewal in Israel? Why? Ancient debates between the prophets and the people over worship sound hauntingly modern. Some issues never change - nor do the answers from Scripture."
Date: September 17, 2007
Creator: Pemberton, Glenn
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

On the Road to Glory - Lessons From the Last Half of John's Gospel

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 19, 2006, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In the second half of the gospel, the focus in on Jesus' glorification in and through His crucifixion. And for John, this expected glorification has some implications for Jesus' followers. Come walk with Jesus in John's depiction of His final days."
Date: September 19, 2006
Creator: Matson, Mark
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

John: The "Different" Gospel - Accounting for a Different Chronology

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 21, 2006, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "John's numerous themes are not only different, but are developed in unique ways. John also poses chronological problems - the clearing of the temple, the anointing at Bethany, the Last Supper, and so forth. What about these Johannine differences?"
Date: February 21, 2006
Creator: Lightfoot, Neil R.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Huldah Who? - The Forgotten Story of a Female Prophet

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 21, 2005, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Huldah was a significant prophet in ancient Israel. She is given significant space in both Kings and Chronicles whereas her contemporary Jeremiah is not mentioned at all. Ironically, many contemporary Christians do not even know who she is. This class will remedy that."
Date: February 21, 2005
Creator: Valentine, Bobby
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Transforming Word: A New Commentary on the Bible - With So Many Commentaries Out There, Why Do We Need Another One?

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 18, 2007, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: ""The Transforming Word: A One Volume Commentary on the Bible" has been six years in the making. It brings together scholars from across the Stone-Campbell Restoration Movement in a single work that takes the Word of God in Scripture seriously."
Date: September 18, 2007
Creator: Hamilton, Mark; Shankle, Nancy; Thompson, James & Willis, John T.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Revelation: Conquering in Christ - What 1,000 Years?

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 20, 2006, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In troubled times, the message of Revelation is as relevant today in North American as it was 2,000 years ago in Asia. Come and see what it means to live as a conqueror from the perspective of Revelation."
Date: September 20, 2006
Creator: Fair, Ian A.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

A Troubling Faith - The Dangers of Believing

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, February 22, 2006, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "John is not just telling stories about Jesus. He's asking questions about faith. Real faith is a troubling, risky, uncontrollable thing. John's view of faith challenges our domesticated understandings of discipleship."
Date: February 22, 2006
Creator: Woodroof, Tim
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

That You Might Believe - Truth in the Gospel of John

Description: Lecture given Monday, February 20, 2006, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In many ways, the themes of John's gospel are unique and compelling. Three theologians read the Gospel of John to see what it has to say about truth, trinity and salvation."
Date: February 20, 2006
Creator: Aquino, Frederick; Carter, Kelly & Hamilton, Rex
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

On the Road to Glory - Lessons From the Last Half of John's Gospel

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 20, 2006, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In the second half of the gospel, the focus in on Jesus' glorification in and through His crucifixion. And for John, this expected glorification has some implications for Jesus' followers. Come walk with Jesus in John's depiction of His final days."
Date: September 20, 2006
Creator: Matson, Mark
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Metaphors for Ministry - Metaphors of the Good Shepherd

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 20, 2006, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The Gospel of John sets forth a number of metaphors that are essential for faithful ministry. Those metaphors are shaped and guided by love. Only as the church remains close to its Lord can it do God's will and learn the delights of pleasing Him."
Date: September 20, 2006
Creator: Love, Stuart
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Did I Hear That Right? Surprising Insights from a Second Hearing of John's Gospel - "Hearing" the Future: Jesus' Death

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 19, 2006, 3:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "The acts of Jesus in John's Gospel are not simply miracles or profound deeds; they are "signs" symbolizing something else. So, what do they symbolize? To what "spiritual reality" do the signs point? Hear the deeper meanings..."
Date: September 19, 2006
Creator: Neller, Ken
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

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
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Hosea's Message - God Sows: Mercy, People, Knowledge of God

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 18, 2007, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Hosea prophesied against Israel's "spiritual adultery and idolatry," portrayed in his marriage to Gomer, a prostitute, and the birth of their "children." But God also planned for Israel's restoration as his "bride.""
Date: September 18, 2007
Creator: Shipp, Mark
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library