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So Many Books, So Little Time - Part 3.

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 1:30 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Who can keep up with the dozens of books screaming for your attention? So here is a little help from a not-entirely-reliable guide: Randy's list of the must-read books that have influenced him over the last few years, and why you should read them."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Harris, Randy
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Spiritual Journey of Depression - Part 3.

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Come hear a mother share her story in the darkness of losing her daughter, Jenny Bizaillion. Listen as she explores life, scripture and experience and applies them to the struggle of depression and to seeking God in the darkness."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Ross, Beverly
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Called For This Purpose

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "The church is called to revive dying hearts with a compelling vision of living hope. This class explores pragmatic proactive ways Christians can participate in God's mission of redemption and liberation on a grassroots, community level."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: McMillon, Kavian
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Lamp stands, Saltshakers, and Leaven - Kingdom Outposts of Light - Part 3.

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 1:30 PM at Abilene Christian University: "The Gospel of Matthew was the favorite for centuries, partly because it brings together Jesus' teachings on 'big picture' truths. Rather than 'majoring in minors,' we'll try to sit at Jesus' feet and let Him remind us of what is important."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Ware, Phil
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Whistle While You Work - Part 3.

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 1:30 PM at Abilene Christian University: "God's salvation is more than saving the soul; it's remaking the whole of creation, and God's rescuer is also a recruitment to join him in his world-renovating work. Come explore what it means to become co-laborers in God's renovation."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Reynolds, Bert
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The ABCs of Christian Money Management - Part 3.

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In this upbeat, practical presentation, Steve shows how to reverse money failure, beat credit card debt, restore romance in marriage, use nine keys for a successful spending plan, and keep the wolf from your door. Come regain a 'God heart' with your money."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Diggs, Steve
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Counteracting the Sexualization of Adolescent Females

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Can parental closeness and involvement in a faith community significantly curtail media influence in an adolescent girl's self-esteem? How do parents shape a daughter's value of women? Come hear current literature views and research study results."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Spain, Brit'ny
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Can't We All Just Get Along? Defining and Embracing Multiculturalism

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What are the issues dividing the family of God? What is a multicultural church? This session will take an honest look at this thorny issue in light of Scripture's call for the church to be the body of Christ."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Jones, Barron
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Sacred Rhythms for the Spiritual Life: One Musician in the Philharmonic - Part 2.

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In a frantic world, individual spiritual practices (solitude, silence, prayer, kenosis, secrecy, fasting and others) and communal spiritual disciplines (worship, service, fellowship and mission) help provide space for God. Explore how, individually and communally, we can find sacred rhythms and mature as disciples of Jesus."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Wray, David
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Half the Church: Women in Gender Inclusive Churches

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Are women called to ministry? This class shares the experience of women receiving degrees for ministry as they wrestle with issues of calling and vocation (related to their heritage in Churches of Christ)."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Johnson, Stephen & Penya, Lynette Sharp
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Behind the Scenes of Leadership Dynamics In A New World: Building Healthy Relationships

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Leaders face unique challenges in a changing world that still longs for light in the midst of darkness. This class will focus on sharpening leadership skills that will enable leaders to equip the church to engage a new world."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Stephens, Barry
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Behind the Scenes of Leadership Dynamics in a New World: Leading From Your Strengths

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Leaders face unique challenges in a changing world that still longs for light in the midst of darkness. This class will focus on sharpening leadership skills that will enable leaders to equip the church to engage a new world."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Stephens, Barry
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Don't Conform… Transform! Combating the Sexualization of Children in the Media

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Children's ideas concerning sex and sexuality develop gradually and are influenced by their environment. Are Christians comfortable with the images media and culture provide? How does our spiritual community protect children and provide healthy context to support parents? Come and learn how to counterbalance the impacts of popular culture."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Talley, Stephanie & Shewmaker, Jennifer
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Practices of Missional Renewal and Church Planting: Reciprocal Moves from Theology to Practice - Part 3.

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Missional leaders nurture intimate, Christ-filled environments, not by replicating programs but through personal relationships focused on mission. These churches have the potential to spread like a virus. What energizes these movements? What do they look like? How do they minister?"
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Rheenen, Gailyn Van
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Gospel of Creation: Near Eastern Creation Language and the Church's Mission as Temple

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Thinking strictly in terms of the existence of matter, many stories of creation end in primordial Sabbath rest. In children's story-book form, we'll locate biblical language in its Near Eastern context, proclaiming a gospel of ongoing creation and eschatological transformation for the earth."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Ellet, Kent
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Agree to Disagree and Agree to Agree: Thomas Campbell's Prescription for Unity Today

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Thomas Campbell's Declaration and Address, was written 200 years ago, laid out a plan to unite Christians. This plan is a way for divided heirs to unite today. It is visible in the developing cooperation between Churches of Christ, Christian churches, and Disciples of Christ churches."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Baker, William
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Stone-Campbell Dialogue in Austin: Growing a Grassroots Reconciliation Movement

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "This class overviews the Stone-Campbell dialogue effort in Austin. Come hear stories of the successes and growing pains of launching a grassroots reconciliation effort. A question-and-answer session with the committee will help prepare you to launch a similar effort."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Pierce, Robert "B.J."
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Secure in Heart: A Woman's Journey to Redemption - Part 2

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Eve first woke up to her Father delighting over her. But after she fell, did the God of grace restore her? (1 Peter 5:10) As we explore Eve's journey towards redemption, we'll claim a living hope for our own battles."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Weidner, Robin
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

A Radical Journey in Faith: God Calls a Lawyer to Orphans in China - Part 2

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Harmony Outreach ministers to Chinese orphans abandoned because they were born with special needs. Our goal is to transform their lives of hopeless abandonment into something new through three steps to hope (foster care, surgery, and adoption)."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Bentley, John
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Working With Families in Indian Country: Opportunities and Possibilities - Part 2

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "How are American Indian families similar to or different from non-native families? Come explore the family from therapeutic settings in Indian country. We will discuss the struggle and resilience in AI families through historic trauma, family systems theory, and spirituality, and how one tribe is bringing change."
Date: September 22, 2010
Creator: Hinson, Waymon
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library