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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 44 weeks 1 day 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 17 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 2 years 1 week 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 2 years 6 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...