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Embodied Love: An Ontological Understanding of Christ’s Body as it Impacts Disability Justice

The goal of this paper is to explore the intersection between Disability Justice and Theology. I will attempt to address the works done in the field of Disability Theology, as well as theology more broadly, and connect them to various points of the Disability Justice movement. Providing these links along with my own commentary and personal experience in each area will create an understanding of how Disability Justice is important to the Church not only for the Disabled members, but for the understanding of God.


A Sacred Trust

The “A Sacred Trust” material was presented as an orientation and development session for the General Board, Church of the Nazarene, at the beginning of the 2013 – 2017 quadrennial term. New members from the six global regions of the Church of the Nazarene were present.


The High Performance Board

The presentation, “The High-Performance Board: Moving from Vision to Action to Results” was presented in 2015 at a Faith and Fundraising Conference, sponsored by the National Development Institute, USA.

The presentation discussed 12 “Best Practices for Effective Boards” as outlined in the book by the same title.

At the close of the presentation, the participants were challenged to select two “best practices” of effective boards most in need of attention during the next two years. 


College Governance

This Power Point material was presented in Johannesburg, South Africa as part of the Africa Institute for Evangelical Leaders. The Institute was sponsored by the Wesleyan Church, Africa Region.

Presidents, Academic Deans, and other members of the schools’ leadership teams of various theological Colleges in Africa participated in the conference.

The material highlights six “best practices” in college governance.  The discussion following the presentation regarding the “best practices” narrowed the focus to:


SNU Pastors' Forum Video Presentation on "Local Church Board Health"

The two-part video captures the presentation on “Local Church Board Health,” presented at the Southern Nazarene University (SNU) 2016 Pastors’ Forum. The Forum was sponsored by the Resource Center for Pastoral Leadership at SNU.

In addition to the presentation to pastors and district leaders, the Forum was live-streamed to district centers and local churches across the South Central region, USA, Church of the Nazarene.

Best Practices of Strong and Effective Governing Boards

The Korea Nazarene University Board of Trustees’ Development Session was presented in September 2019 following the inauguration service and luncheon for KNU’s new president, Dr. David Kyungsoo Kim. Following the two-hour presentation, the consultant continued the discussion with the new KNU president and the new KNU Board of Trustees’ chair. 


Lessons for seekers of holiness

Author, Editor, Compiler, etc.: 
H. A. (Harmon Allen) Baldwin
Prefatory Note
1 Our Position
2 The Call to Holiness
3 Definition
4 Proper and Improper Candidates
5 Strivings Within
6 Motives
7 Hindrances
8 Conviction
9 Conviction -- Concluded
10 Confession
11 Confession -- Concluded
12 Miscellaneous
13 Uses of Temptation
14 Abandoment of Consecration
15 Faith
16 Faith -- Concluded


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