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Ernest L. Boyer on Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy

Read Dr. Ernest L. Boyer’s reflections on the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the civil rights leader whose memory was honored in the U.S. yesterday.
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Born-Again Brethren in Christ: Weeks #14 and 15 — Too Much To Do

My fourteenth and fifteenth updates as I seek to write a publication-worthy article on the Brethren in Christ and American Evangelicalism.
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Messiah College Historians at the 2014 Conference on Faith and History

A few words about the Messiah College contingent that participated in the 2014 Conference on Faith and History.
Messiah College historians at CFH: me, Amanda Mylin (2012 alumna), Brooke Strayer (2014 alumna), and James LaGrand and John Fea (current History Department faculty). (Courtesy of John Fea) Continue reading

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A Pietist Perspective on “Staying Christ-Centered” in Christian Higher Ed

Some thoughts on Pietism and Christian higher education, courtesy of Bethel University prof (and Pietist Schoolman blogger) Chris Gehrz.
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Brooke Strayer Continues Her Historical Activism on the Brethren in Christ Peace Position

My former student sharing her research on the history of the Brethren in Christ peace position yet again!
Former Messiah College student Brooke Strayer giving a presentation on the history of the Brethren in Christ peace position at the 2014 Conference on Faith and History undergraduate research conference. Yes, those are surfboards behind her -- she's presenting in the Pepperdine University Surfboard Museum! Continue reading

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Off to Malibu: The 2014 Meeting of the Conference on Faith and History

I’m Malibu-bound for the 2014 gathering of the Conference on Faith and History!
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Photo Friday: A Teacher and a Scholar

Today’s Photo Friday offers another preview of my forthcoming biography of Brethren in Christ theologian and church historian Luke L. Keefer Jr.
Luke L. Keefer Jr. teaches a course at Ashland Theological Seminary, the institution at which this Brethren in Christ theologian and church historian spent the majority of his career. (Courtesy of ATS) Continue reading

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