Questions of Identity: Essays in Honour of Brian Haymes

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I was delighted to have been a part of this project, ably summarized by Simon Woodman here.  The result is a a fitting volume for an outstanding scholar, preacher and friend. Here is the table of content (thanks to Andy Goodliff).

‘A Preacher of Integrity’: Brian Haymes—A Brief Profile………………………….xi
 
Chapter 1
Turn or Burn!: A Nonviolent Reading of Fire and Burning in the Book
of Revelation
Simon Woodman………………………………………………………………………………………..1
 
Chapter 2
Further Reflections on a Sacramental Understanding of Preaching
Michael J. Quicke……………………………………………………………………………………..18 

 
Chapter 3
‘Ambassadors for Christ’ (2 Corinthians 5.20): Ministry in the New
Creation
Sean F. Winter………………………………………………………………………………………….34
 
Chapter 4
Re-Envisioning the Wall of Separation, or One and a Half Cheers for
Secularization: Toward and Ecclesial Identity after Christendom
Barry Harvey…………………………………………………………………………………………..50
 
Chapter 5
‘Bearer of our Sins’: Atonement Theology after Steve Chalke
Nigel G. Wright………………………………………………………………………………………..67
 
Chapter 6 
‘Through a glass darkly’: The Further Light Clause in Baptist Thought
Anthony R. Cross……………………………………………………………………………………..92
 
Chapter 7
Dual Citizenship in Athens and Jerusalem: The Place of the Christian
Scholar in the Life of the Church
Paul S. Fiddes…………………………………………………………………………………………119
 
Chapter 8 
A Matter of Conscience: A Quest for Otherness
John E. Colwell………………………………………………………………………………………141

Chapter 9
The Prophet Oded as an Early Good Samaritan
Robert Parkinson……………………………………………………………………………………155
   
Chapter 10
Knowing Together the Mind of Christ: Congregational Government and
the Church Meeting
Stephen R. Holmes………………………………………………………………………………….172
Chapter 11
Prophets and Pietists: Differing Faces of Baptist Identity
Faith Bowers…………………………………………………………………………………………..189
 
Chapter 12
Revisioning Identity: Mennonite Reflections on Narrative
Alan Kreider…………………………………………………………………………………………..207
 
Chapter 13
Story-telling, Sacraments, and Sexuality
Ruth Gouldbourne………………………………………………………………………………….239
 
Chapter 14
Afterword
Christopher Rowland………………………………………………………………………………253  GouldbourneFullCover