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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
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Oral History Interview with Bobby D. Blackburn, December 21, 2016

Description: Interview with Bobby D. Blackburn, a retired FBI agent and firearms identification specialist, from Kerrville, Texas. He speaks about his memories of growing up in Kerrville and his time working with the FBI.
Date: December 21, 2016
Creator: Collins, Francelle Robison; Flory, Bonnie Pipes & Blackburn, Bobby D.
Partner: Kerr County Historical Commission

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
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Preacher's Workshop - A Behind the Scenes Look at Sermon Preparation

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, February 21, 2006, 2:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "David Bland interviews David Fleer concerning Monday evening's theme lecture. How did his reading of the text lead to the sermon he preached? And what choices did he make in pulling the sermon together? Get a behind-the-scenes look."
Date: February 21, 2006
Creator: Bland, David & Fleer, David
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Scars of Michael Jackson and Heath Ledger

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 21, 2009, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "While Hollywood is never afraid to tackle controversial issues, Christians too often avoid getting involved with them. This class shows how the arts can inspire Christians to engage such challenging topics as racism, homosexuality and poverty."
Date: September 21, 2009
Creator: Moore, Steven T.
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Choosing What You Think - Part 2.

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 21, 2010, 8:30 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 21, 2010
Creator: Ross, Beverly
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

So Many Books, So Little Time - Part 2.

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 21, 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 21, 2010
Creator: Harris, Randy
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

What's That On Your Forehead? Discovering the Richness of the Christian Calendar.

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 21, 2009, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "What is the Christian calendar? How can we engage it as a tool for spiritual growth? This session offers ways the liturgical year can shape the spirituality of both individuals and communities of faith."
Date: September 21, 2009
Creator: Walters, Naomi
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

What Makes Something Right or Wrong?

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 21, 2009, 1:30 PM at Abilene Christian University: "In a culture where values seem as variable as the weather, how does the Christian navigate this strange world? How do I decide between competing ethical viewpoints?"
Date: September 21, 2009
Creator: Harris, Randy
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Do Christians Count? - Persecution and Prospects in the Middle East

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "Christianity is shrinking in the Middle East. Although Coptic and Lebanese Christians are relatively large, most groups such as the Church of Christ have few adherents. Oppression is forcing the Syrian Orthodox Church to flee Iraq. Explore how recent political protests present opportunities and challenges."
Date: September 21, 2011
Creator: Coates, Neal & Schultz, Brad
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Cross Shaped Churches

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 1:30 PM at Abilene Christian University: "The cross is not just a historical event but a story we live. The cross is not just about saving us but guides us in life. Explore how everything in our lives can be cruciform (shaped by the cross)."
Date: September 21, 2011
Creator: Harris, Randy
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Eichmann Effect and What Churches Can Do About It

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 21, 2009, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Why do good people do evil things? We have answers to this question. Unfortunately, few churches are aware of the situational dynamics that cause moral failure, both individually and collectively."
Date: September 21, 2009
Creator: Beck, Richard
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Forget DIY, Let's Have a Barn Raising - Part 2.

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 21, 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 21, 2010
Creator: Reynolds, Bert
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Choosing Eden Over the Concrete Jungle - Part 2.

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 21, 2010, 8:30 AM at Abilene Christian University: "As Christians living in the world's only superpower, we must locate ourselves in a story that celebrates the 'Empire of God' over the empires of this world. Which empire will you choose? Egypt? Babylon? Rome? Or the Kingdom of God?"
Date: September 21, 2010
Creator: Packer, Collin
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The Courage to Finish the Race

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 21, 2009, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "A motivational talk for student-athletes to encourage them not to waste the advantage given to them. Talent is a common thing, but one talent needed is the talent to use your talent."
Date: September 21, 2009
Creator: Anderson, Freddie
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Coffee House - The Connecting Church

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University.
Date: September 21, 2011
Creator: Lucado, Max & Frazee, Randy
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Bringing Near the Distant Horizon - God of All Nations - Part 2.

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 21, 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 21, 2010
Creator: Ware, Phil
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Good News

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "Explore the reasons young adults are leaving organized Christian faith. Discover the new opportunities presented to local church leaders."
Date: September 21, 2011
Creator: Graves, Josh
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

God's Story, Your Story - When His Becomes Yours

Description: Lecture given Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 3:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "The great promise of the Bible is that your story dwells in God's story. By understanding God's grand saga, we come to grasp the purpose and meaning of our own."
Date: September 21, 2011
Creator: Lucado, Max
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Jesus as a Man and As More Than a Prophet: A Christian and Muslim View - Part 2

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 21, 2010, 4:00 PM at Abilene Christian University: "A short look at the lives and significance of the two most influential religious figures in history and in the modern world, as seen from the perspective of one committed adherent of Christianity and one of Islam respectively."
Date: September 21, 2010
Creator: Mitchell, Lynn & Sumer, Ibrahim
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

The ABCs of Christian Money Management - Part 2.

Description: Lecture given Tuesday, September 21, 2010, 9:30 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 21, 2010
Creator: Diggs, Steve
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library

Sex Talk: Sexuality as Spiritual Formation for Post-Christian Teens, Part 1

Description: Lecture given Monday, September 21, 2009, 10:00 AM at Abilene Christian University: "They're talking about it, seeing it on TV, clicking omit and they're doing it. But we aren't talking about it. This class covers the current state of teen sexuality inside and outside of the church culture and the biblical response."
Date: September 21, 2009
Creator: Brooks, Jeff
Partner: Abilene Christian University Library