O Lord, I am about to read thy holy word. I pray for a teachable spirit. May I come to thee hungering after righteousness. May my soul pant for thee as the hart panteth for the water-brook, and drink of the water of life and be satisfied. Open thou mine eyes to behold…Read More
Mac is Special Collections Librarian and Archivist at Abilene Christian University.
Bumping into mystery is only one benefit of learning about our past. Benefit is probably not the best way to describe this kind of learning. I prefer ‘blessing’ to ‘benefit.’ Let me explain why. Not long ago I spent some time exploring the various traditions of hymnody within the Stone-Campbell movement. I was…Read More
Christian History Magazine last September released an issue devoted to the Stone-Campbell Movement. Doug Foster and Richard Hughes collaborated as guest editors to assemble the first issue of CHM dedicated to the Restoration Movement. About 20 years ago Barton Stone and Cane Ridge made an appearance in issue 45 on Camp Meetings & Circuit…Read More