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Dr. Tim Crutcher: The Optimism of Grace in Pessimistic Times
Bible and Theology –
In this webinar, Dr. Tim Crutcher discusses how John Wesley's "optimism of grace" helps us navigate challenging times and gives us hope that God is always doing new things, always redeeming even "this present darkness" toward God's Kingdom of Light.
Seasoned Nazarene educator, Roger Hahn, and his son, Tim Hahn, present perspectives on biblical and systematic theology along with traditional and contemporary views concluding with their hopes for the Church of the Nazarene in representing the holiness message in the coming decades.
This lecture was part of a larger corpus of presentations made by Dr. Harold Raser on the NTS campus (Mercer Lectures on Holiness). Here Dr. Raser discusses the decline of the Holiness movement. Harold Raser is Professor Emeritus of the History of Christianity at Nazarene Theological Seminary.