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[The Reverend Wil Cantrell (Robert W. Cantrell) is an ordained elder in the Holston Conference of the United Methodist Church.  He serves as Pastor of Lebanon Memorial UMC.  Wil is a graduate of Emory & Henry College and Duke Divinity School.] To my friends and fellow leaders in the Holston Conference and the United Methodist Church, I offer … Continue reading

FORMING PEOPLE IN CHRISTLIKENESS: Insight into ministry by the Reverend Josh Kilbourne

In my appointments in ministry thus far, I have found the congregations often suffer from a lack of focus.   Unfortunately, in my experience, churches fall into assuming that being busy = being faithful.  Churches get caught up in so many “good causes” that I am afraid we end up missing the mark related to following … Continue reading

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  • For RELG 131, Wednesday, March 7. Read Coogan, chapter 17, Amos 1-2, 5, and Hosea 1-3, 6. 1 week ago
  • For RELG 352, HIST 352X. No class today, March 6.. Work on draft of paper on Jesus' Messianic Consciousness. Work… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 1 week ago
  • For RELG 131, Monday, March 5. Continue with Coogan, chapter 16, and I Kings 17-21. Also read Coogan, chapter 17, and Amos 1-2, 5. 2 weeks ago
  • For RELG 352 and HIST 352X, Tuesday, February 27. Other titles for Jesus? Read Dunn, chapter 3. Theologoumena. Hyle… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 2 weeks ago
  • For RELG 131, Monday, February 26. Read Coogan, chapter 14. II Samuel 11 - I Kings 2 3 weeks ago