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Going Out (of Bounds) - Dating Violence in American Culture

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Dating violence in America is a very real experience among many young people, including those in our congregations. Licensed professional counselor Chelsie Sargent shares stories, warning signs, and hope for change in this unfortunately prevalent occurrence."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Sargent, Chelsie
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly - The Strange Cast of Characters in the Parables in Luke, Part 3

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In most stories the good guys are easy to recognize from the bad guys. In the best stories however, the characters are harder to peg and full of surprises. Jesus tells the best stories. Listen to them again."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Atchley, Rick
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Kingdom and The Church - The Same or the Sacred/Secular Divide? Part 2

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What is the relationship of the kingdom to the church? Are they the same? Are they different? Is one the sacred and the other the secular or public arena? We will examine how kingdom and church are related in such a way that one can contend that what Jesus meant by 'kingdom' is more or less what Paul meant by 'church.'"
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: McKnight, Scot
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Kingdom and The Church - The Same or the Sacred/Secular Divide? Part 1

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What is the relationship of the kingdom to the church? Are they the same? Are they different? Is one the sacred and the other the secular or public arena? We will examine how kingdom and church are related in such a way that one can contend that what Jesus meant by 'kingdom' is more or less what Paul meant by 'church.'"
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: McKnight, Scot
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Ultimate Healing - Recovering From Sex Gone Wrong

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 1:15 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Myths about sex abound as people pursue it, often unaware of their true longings for love and intimacy. Discover the passion that drives desire, and laugh as you learn about a subject that can actually be fun and comfortable to discuss."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Holladay, Steve & Holladay, Holly
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Ten-Minute Transformation - 12 Spiritual Disciplines in 10 Minutes or Less

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In his Sermon on the Mount, Jesus envisions us becoming more generous with our possessions, gracious toward people, and genuine in our piety. But given our hectic schedules, is this life possible? Explore the tiny spiritual disciplines that make the difference."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Altrock, Chris
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Ten-Minute Transformation - Small Spiritual Steps to Revolutionize Life

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "In his Sermon on the Mount, Jesus envisions us becoming more generous with our possessions, gracious toward people, and genuine in our piety. But given our hectic schedules, is this life possible? Explore the tiny spiritual disciplines that make the difference."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Altrock, Chris
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Spiritual Disciplines Hiding in the Laundry Pile - Finding Jesus in Real Life

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "When the demands of everyday life make spiritual retreat impossible, holy renewal can still be reality. Join a candid exploration of care for the spirit in the midst of caring for others, both in the workplace and at home."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Delony, Sheila
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Word on the Street - Bright Lights, Big City

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "God is at work in the city, restoring all things and reconciling all things to Himself. Come and see how the Word takes flesh in the city. Encounter the Word on the street."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Siburt, John
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Jesus Unleashed in the Margins - Everywhere You Go I’ll Follow You Down

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Luke's Gospel suggests Jesus came to reach people on the margins of society. Christians today can embrace the ministry of Jesus, who became friends of sinners, set the captives free, and carried his cross to bring people hope and salvation."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Clark, Ron
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Dislocated Exegesis - How WHERE you read the Bible influences how you read it

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Often we neglect how reading scripture in a neat, tidy pew influences how we read and hear its stories. We will practice intentionally dislocating ourselves from a place of comfort to a location corresponding to the text. We will physically go to the margins and discover Jesus there."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: McCollum, Kasey
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Mega vs. Movement - How Churches Grow Out of Culture

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Church leaders often invest in "the many" to reach a few. Jesus invested in "the few" to reach the many. Learn what His approach can look like in congregations today. Discover how churches grow from the surrounding culture and reach non-church people."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Kiser, Charles
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Creativity and Chaos - Learning From Theologies of Marginality

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "What does it mean to be "marginal?" What does it mean to be "mainstream"? Discover the difference location makes in our Christian witness and how we navigate the complex realities of a religiously plural but predominantly Christian nation."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Thweatt-Bates, Jeanine
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Pushing Jesus Off A Cliff - The Church’s Response to Women

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Are Christians today, like Jesus' first "home church," happier to push Jesus off a cliff than accept the radical reorientation of his "good news"? Explore the church's response to Luke's stories of the oppressed set free."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Niccum, Curt
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

When the Church Comes Between You and God - Leading When Disillusionment Fills Your Soul

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Being a church leader can be hazardous to your soul. Tending to the tasks of leading in an age of quick fixes often leads to disillusionment. Discover how a leader cares for the souls of others in a difficult season."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: King, Grady D.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Connecting with American Hispanics in the USA - Simple But Not Easy

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Traditional ways of connecting across racial and cultural divides have proven to be less than effective. However, this difficulty is because American Hispanics actually are searching for a relationship with God. Connection is not a one-time event but a journey of life together."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Rivera, Wilmer
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Christ's Church in the Community - Ambassadors of Reconciliation in a World of Hurt

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Christians are increasingly perceived to be judgmental and intolerant. Concern about life hereafter is interpreted as no concern for life here and now. Christ was holy and a "friend to sinners." Discover how to become Christ's church in our communities."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Langford, David
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Mentoring Is a Ministry that Keeps On Building - You Can Be a Mentor

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 9:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Many people are talking about mentoring. Ministers, church leaders and other Christ-followers want a mentor. This class is for those who want a mentor and for those who want to be a more effective mentor."
Date: September 18, 2013
Creator: Martin, Jim
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library