Tag Archives: transformation

  1. The Construction of Christopher Beard, PhD


    November 5, 2015 by cbbeard

    Yesterday I sat in my office.  Silent, numb, contemplative.  It wasn’t because something bad had happened…quite the contrary!  Just minutes before, …
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  2. A Better Approach to Bullying


    December 16, 2014 by cbbeard

    “I don’t know why they spend all that time on an anti-bullying program. It’s not like it’s really going to …
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  3. Fear and Forward Progress in Spiritual Formation or: “I went to sleep a kindergartner and woke up a PhD student.”

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    December 3, 2014 by cbbeard

    This morning I woke up and realized I am a PhD student. Not just an “accepted to the program” PhD …
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  4. Thoughts from Verge Conference 2013

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    March 6, 2013 by cbbeard

    As I walked up the stairs of the Moody Theater in Austin, Texas the “Austin City Limits” grabbed my attention.  …
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  5. How the Enlightenment Messed Up the Church


    September 24, 2012 by cbbeard

    Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.  The Declaration of Independence. The Bill of Rights; bearing arms, free speech, religious …
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  6. Spiritual Formation of a 1st Century Jr. Higher


    August 17, 2012 by cbbeard

    I remember coming home from church camp when I was in Jr. High and I was absolutely FIRED UP for …
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