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Resourcing The Postmodern Pastor: An Examination Of Young Pastors’ Attitudes And The Implications For Denominational Publishers, Bonnie J. Perry May 2014

Resourcing The Postmodern Pastor: An Examination Of Young Pastors’ Attitudes And The Implications For Denominational Publishers, Bonnie J. Perry

Ed.D. Dissertations

This study explored the influence of postmodernity on the changing attitudes of young pastors regarding spirituality and discipleship in their adult congregants. The purpose of this study was to educate and equip Christian publishers to resource young pastors who are ministering in a postmodern culture. The study focused on Church of the Nazarene pastors 35 years old or younger in the calendar year 2012, exploring their attitudes toward Christian faith, spirituality, and discipleship. At certain junctures in the study, the young pastors’ attitudes were compared to those of pastors who were 36 years or older in order to determine what ...


Squandering A Legacy, And Building One: How Robert H. Schuller Lost The Crystal Cathedral, And How The Catholic Church Captured It., Douglas J. Swanson Ed.D Apr, Terri Manley Jan 2014

Squandering A Legacy, And Building One: How Robert H. Schuller Lost The Crystal Cathedral, And How The Catholic Church Captured It., Douglas J. Swanson Ed.D Apr, Terri Manley

Douglas J. Swanson, Ed.D APR

This case study shows how a failure to follow accepted strategies for organizational crisis management preceded and contributed to the demise of Robert H. Schuller’s Christian ministry and the loss of its iconic church, the Crystal Cathedral. The case study illustrates how the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange, which had already engaged in strategic planning for a new house of worship, was able to take advantage of Rev. Schuller’s situation and acquire his ministry’s property for a fraction of its value. Data gathered through a narrative analysis of news media stories and interviews shows the clear superiority ...


The Olivetian Volume 73 Number 3, George Andrew Wolfe (Editor) Apr 2006

The Olivetian Volume 73 Number 3, George Andrew Wolfe (Editor)

The Olivetian

The Olivetian is the public relations magazine for Olivet Nazarene University.

"What Was I Thinking? [Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro]," by John C. Bowling

"Relational Living," by Michael W. Benson

"Education Possible for Family Man Through Scholarships," by Kate Morgan

"Leading Youth Specialists Teach New Master's Courses," by Kate Morgan

"Turning Thrift Stores TEES into Third World Relief," by Seth Hurd


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 27, Wku Student Affairs Feb 2006

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 27, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Articles in this issue:

  • Coulter, Amber. George Bush’s Budget Proposes More Pell Funding
  • Brandenburg, Katie. Gary Ransdell, Student Government Association Discuss Fee
  • McNamara, Andrew. Final Location Chosen for Student Publications – Adams-Whitaker Student Publications Center, Vera Guthrie
  • Gibson, Adam. Students Attend Services in Downing University Center – Hillvue Heights Baptist Church
  • Coulter, Amber. Insurance Plan Causes Concern
  • Rally Alley a Plus – Baseball
  • Hudson, Travis. Pep Band is Valuable to Volleyball Lady Tops
  • Armstrong, Travis. Diddle Fans are Impressive
  • Hazelwood, Rebecca. Student Returns from Real World
  • McNamara, Andrew. Schneider Hall Renovations ...


The Olivetian Volume 73 Number 1, George Andrew Wolfe (Editor) Oct 2005

The Olivetian Volume 73 Number 1, George Andrew Wolfe (Editor)

The Olivetian

The Olivetian is the public relations magazine for Olivet Nazarene University.

"The Culture of Giving," by Michael Benson

"Make It Count," by John C. Bowling

"Campus Receives Summer Facelift," by Kate Morgan

"ONU Reports Record-Breaking Enrollment for Ninth Consecutive Year," by Heather (Quimby) Day

"Board of Trustees Unanimously Grants Bowling Five-Year Renewal," by Heather (quimby) Day

"Olivet Recognized as 'Top Tier' University," by Seth Hurd

"Here Am I, Lord. Send me," by Heather (Quimby) Day


The Olivetian Volume 72 Number 4, Brian Allen (Editor) Jul 2005

The Olivetian Volume 72 Number 4, Brian Allen (Editor)

The Olivetian

The Olivetian is the public relations magazine for Olivet Nazarene University.

"From Graduation Ceremonies to the Holocaust," by Michael Benson

"Morning Walks," by John C. Bowling

"The Agenda for Excellence," by Gordon C. Wickersham

"Bowling Makes History," by Gordon C. Wickersham

"Reorganizing Olivet's Academic Departments to Energize New Concepts," by Gordon C. Wickersham

"Youth and Children's Ministry Programs Extend Beyond ONU," by Gary Griffin

"ONU Interpreters Bridge the Continents," by Gordon C. Wickersham


The Olivetian Volume 72 Number 3, Brian Allen (Editor) Apr 2005

The Olivetian Volume 72 Number 3, Brian Allen (Editor)

The Olivetian

The Olivetian is the public relations magazine for Olivet Nazarene University.

"One Book, One Olivet, One Priority," by Michael Benson

"Finding My Glasses," by John C. Bowling

"(Un)Wired," by Caleb Benoit

"Into Africa: Olivet's Maintenance Crew Sets Up Shop at Africa Nazarene University," by Caleb Benoit

"Shining the Light," by Nancy Ruda


The Olivetian Volume 73 Number 2, George Andrew Wolfe (Editor) Jan 2005

The Olivetian Volume 73 Number 2, George Andrew Wolfe (Editor)

The Olivetian

The Olivetian is the public relations magazine for Olivet Nazarene University.

"2005 Homecoming," by Kate Morgan

"Olivet and the Liberal Arts," by John C. Bowling

"Going the 'Extra Mile,'" by Heather (Quimby) Day

"Snags in the River of Life," by Michael Benson

"Spanish-Speaking Students in High Demand," by Kate Morgan

"Federal Grant Will Help Put ONU Science Departments on the 'Leading Edge,'" by Heather (Quimby) Day

"National Editor Promotes Ministry by Pursuing Truth and Excellence," by Seth Hurd

"Art in Motion," by Heather (Quimby) Day

"Gift of Life Recorded in New Children's Book," by Kate Morgan


Ua12/2/1 Magazine, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1987

Ua12/2/1 Magazine, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Special edition of the College Heights Herald, includes articles:

  • Klausnitzer, Dorren. Some Gays Casual About Deadly Disease – AIDS
  • Eagleston, Leigh. The Amish: A Look Inside an Older World
  • Malmer, Victoria. Student Mother – Deborah Terry
  • Duff, Jill & Todd Pack. Western’s Success Stories – Russell Dougherty, Mitchell Payne, William Meacham, John Stewart, Harry Gray
  • Grad Invests in Beauty – James Marshall


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald - Magazine, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1986

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald - Magazine, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Special magazine edition of the College Heights Herald:

  • Meehan, Mary. Adjust: The Nearly 390 Refugees from Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam Struggle to Adjust to New Life in Bowling Green
  • Sullivan, Sheila. State Theater Gets Religion
  • Marty Deputy is Mom to 390 Refugees


Ua68/13/4 Bowling Green, Vol. 5, No. 1, Kelly Thompson Chapter, Public Relations Student Society Oct 1984

Ua68/13/4 Bowling Green, Vol. 5, No. 1, Kelly Thompson Chapter, Public Relations Student Society

Student Organizations

Magazine produced by senior seminar class in public relations with the Kelly Thompson Chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America and students in the WKU Department of Journalism.

Regular features include:

  • Reflections
  • Business
  • Art
  • Community Service
  • Reminiscing
  • Curiosities
  • Entertainment

This issue includes articles:

  • Roberts, Candace & Ann Hochgesang. WKU Groups Support Community
  • McMurtry, Pam. Care Centers Teach Social Skills, ABC's
  • Walton, Dreama. A Life Some Never Left - Mennonites


Ua12/2/1 October Magazine, Wku Student Affairs Oct 1979

Ua12/2/1 October Magazine, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

Special edition of the College Heights Herald, includes these articles:

  • Bilbrey, Greg. Curb Service: Drive-ins were Born of Free Enterprise
  • Whitaker, David. Concertos on Dinner Napkins – Sylvia Kersenbaum
  • MacDonald, Margaret. Simple Scenes of a Simple Theme – South Union Shakers


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald Magazine, Wku Student Affairs Dec 1978

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald Magazine, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

College Heights Herald Magazine, articles in this issue:

  • Robinson, Scott. A 4-hour Holiday – Eddyville Prison
  • Frank, David. Giving Religion – Jimmy Gentry, Emmanuel Baptist Church


December 23, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Dec 1971

December 23, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


December 16, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Dec 1971

December 16, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


December 9, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Dec 1971

December 9, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


December 2, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Dec 1971

December 2, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


November 25, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1971

November 25, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


November 18, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1971

November 18, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


November 11, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1971

November 11, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


November 4, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Nov 1971

November 4, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


October 28, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Oct 1971

October 28, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


October 21, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Oct 1971

October 21, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


October 14, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Oct 1971

October 14, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


October 7, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Oct 1971

October 7, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


September 30, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Sep 1971

September 30, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


September 23, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Sep 1971

September 23, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


September 16, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Sep 1971

September 16, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


September 9, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Sep 1971

September 9, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.


September 2, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention Sep 1971

September 2, 1971, Arkansas Baptist State Convention

Arkansas Baptist Newsmagazine, 1970-1974

No abstract provided.