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Dave McNeely

 

Dave McNeely is an Adjunct Professor of Religion at Carson-Newman College in Jefferson City, Tenn. He is also a member of First Baptist Church of Jefferson City, where he serves as the Minister to Youth and College Students.

Blog Posts by Dave McNeely

Posted by Dave McNeely 36 weeks 18 hours ago
I cannot start a fire. Often, this is the case even with a dry match in my hand.As a person of relative privilege from the West living in an age of microwaves and igniter switches, this would not...
Posted by Dave McNeely 1 year 9 weeks ago
On April 5-12, the University of Tennessee hosted “Sex Week,” organized by the student organization Sexual Empowerment and Awareness in Tennessee. The week’s activities, ranging from discussions on...
Posted by Dave McNeely 1 year 45 weeks ago
On the heels of the Republican National Convention, where the shadow of the Religious Right still ominously looms, it was notable that the Democratic National Convention opened with a debate over the...
Posted by Dave McNeely 1 year 50 weeks ago
Whether wrestling with one the of non-heterosexual identities or the exigencies of birth control, the hidden costs of pornography, or the viability of chastity, 21st-century Christians have been...