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Praying the Psalms: Practical Help for Enriching Your Walk with God - Praying in the Dark Night of the Soul

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The Psalmists are mentors for naming God in the world. As we pay attention to the grammar of their praying, we rediscover God's gracious presence, even in times of sadness and loss. Come to enrich your own praying. Come to be a better servant to those asking life's hardest questions."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: LaValley, Mark A.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Down to Earth Principles for Heavenly Living - A Study of the Christian Graces in 2 Peter 1:1-12

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Is genuine spirituality fact or feeling...neither or both? Is spirutal growth determined by external factors or internal transformation? Is it possible for us to gauge thelevel of our spiritual growth in tangible and practicle ways? Hear Peter's definitive instruction."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: McGalliard, Les
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Led by the Spirit: Spiritual Formation in the Church and Classroom - Head and Heart Spirituality

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Christian spiritual formation is the process of being conformed to the image of Christ for the sake of others. God utilizes Scripture, people, personal experiences, contexts, literature, spiritual disciplines, theological reflections and praxis to transform believers into Christ-likeness. Come and find a balanced path to life in the Spirit."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Tippens, Darryl & Wray, David
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Living and Active: The Ancient Book for Postmodern Times - Reclaimed by the (W)hole of Scripture

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Renewal in the past has been unleashed by the rediscovery of the Word of God. The answer for the church in postmodern times is a recovery of the voice of God communicated in Scripture."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Cukrowski, Ken; Hamilton, Mark & Thompson, James
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Children Should Be Seen and Heard: Nurturing the Spirituality of Children - Let the Little Children Come: Why?

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "When Jesus said, "Let the little children come to Me," He wasn't just inviting them to Sunday school; He was affirming their place in His Kingdom, His church. Growing a new generation of faith-filled Christians requires a commitment to rich communal practices that enable children to learn the language of faith, participate in the life of God's people and receive their lives as a celebration of the believing community."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Neilson, Shelley
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Baptism: Our Spirituality's Defining Moment - The Spirit's Grace That Come in Baptism

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "How can we hope to "Recover Spirituality" without recovering a rubust doctrine of the indwelling Holy Spirit? Is spirituality anything other than life in the Spirit of God? This life in the Spirit begins at baptism - spirituality's defining moment. Rediscover the Spirit's grace working in your life."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Sager, Scott
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

On Being Out of Your Mind - Challenged Out of Your Mind

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Often, people who accomplish amazing feats, engage in death-defying acts, or daily live unusual lives are said to be out of their minds. Yet some are idolized, some institutionalized, and other ostracized. Is it OK to live "out of your mind?""
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Wyche, Freeman
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

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
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

A Church that Flies - Big Rocks First

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Everyone wants to be part of a "faithful" church. But "faithful" to what? To an apostolic patter? To an inherited tradition? To the purposes God intends for the church? We are commissioned people. God has work for us to do. This class identifies what God wants the church to be about and encourages to put that work first."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Woodroof, Tim
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Recovering Spiritual Joy in a "Second Career" - Finding New Horizons of Personal Fulfillment in Missions of Evangelism and Christian Service

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Do you desire to "make a difference" after the empty next and the end of your "first career?" Explore spiritually fulfilling "second careers" in missions of evangelism and Christian service. Use all of God's gifts...have "the time of your life.""
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Hill, Ira & Hill, June
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Psalms: The Book of All Saints - I Am a Sinner From Birth

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "When we read the poetry of Israel it is like looking into a mirror. We see that living under the rule of God sets us apart from those who oppose God, and yet our righteousness pales when we encounter God of perfect righteousness. We draw back in fear, but cry out in hope - and our hope is not misplaced. Crying to God is not an encounter with the dull ears of night; it is an experience of being heard, forgiven and lifted from the depths."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Robarts, Charme
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Sufferings of This Present Time: Christian Perspectives on the "Attack on America" - Living Christian as Americans

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "How do we make sense of our world in the wake of the terrorist attacks on our nation? Five months after our national tragedy we are still asking the hard questions of faith in the face of devestation and loss. While easy answers evade us, it is important for Christians to think about the shape of their world in the light of suffering. Join these three teachers as we consider again our place in light of the events of September 11, 2001."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Hailey, Mel; Rankin, Bill & Trevathan, Charles
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Making Life Work: The Proverbs Speak Today - On Guard!

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "The path of life is filled with obstacles and snares: tough relationships, family issues, and our own bad attitudes and habits. The wisdom teachers have observed how life works - and how it doesn't. Come and hear what they have to say to us today."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Henderson, Mark
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Hungering For God: Classical Spiritual Theology Through Old Testament Eyes - Indirect Contemplation of God: Psalms...

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Early classical theologians commonly described the spiritual life in the terms of the "threefold way," a journey both satisfying and stimulating one's hunger for God. This class will consider Old Testament texts that illuminate these three movements and how they might nourish the spiritual cravings of Christians today."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Green, Jennifer
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Dirt-A-Phobia - Spiritual Roots of Our Fear of Being Human

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Twenty-first century America is the cleanest society in the history of the world - at least on the surface. Is our obsession with cleanliness merely an attempt to sweep the messes of our lives under the rug? Discover how God can recycle our personal trash."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Beck, Kevin
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Transcending Segregated Religion - By the Power of the Holy Spirit

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The most segregated time in America is the Sunday worship hour. What will it take to break down walls of segregation that divide God's people? It will require nothing less than the power of God's Spirit expressed in worship and serving."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Rollinson, Harold
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Transcending Segregated Religion - With a Servant's Heart

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The most segregated time in America is the Sunday worship hour. What will it take to break down walls of segregation that divide God's people? It will require nothing less than the power of God's Spirit expressed in worship and serving."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Rollinson, Harold
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Celebrating the Wrath of God - The Triumph of Trust

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "These presentations claim that the wrath of God is another face of His holy love dealing with humanity's sin. It embraces humanity as a whole and shows itself as the suffering we see in the world. The wrath not only speaks of the sinfulness of our sin; it proclaims God's steadfast refusal to let us sink without trace. And since His loving wrath is so pervasive and relentless, it implies a glorious end that will "justify the means.""
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: McGuiggan, Jim
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Recovering Spirituality - What 1 Corinthians Really Says About Being Spiritual

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "A careful reading of 1 Corinthians reveals Paul's prescription for a church that had spirituality all wrong. We will see that being spiritual has little to do with knowledge and self, and everything to do with community."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Acosta, Albert
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Inside Out: Becoming a Missional Church - Redefining Spirituality and Worship

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Across North America, people in our communities are on a spiritual quest. Most of these people, however, will not end their search with us...unless we change. In this class, discover some ways to make those changes without compromising our faith."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Rheenen, Gailyn Van & Love, Mark
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Embodied Spirituality: Discovering a Balance of Nature and Grace - A Look at the Incarnation

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 19, 2002, 9:45 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What does it mean to be created in the image of God? IN what ways are we called to fulfill this goal? Is it completely a divine reality, merely a human reality, or a cooperative effort with God? The incarnation furnishes powerful answers to these questions and provides a balanced approach to spirituality."
Date: February 19, 2002
Creator: Aquino, Frederick
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library