Posts tagged Lyle Dorsett
C.S. Lewis and the Divine Presence - Panel Discussion

Five panelists discuss the works of C.S. Lewis and what he had to say about the Holy Spirit living in us. Moderated by Larry Linenschmidt, the panel members are Lyle Dorsett, Joel Heck, Darci Hill, Marjorie Mead, and Jerry Root. Lyle, Marjorie, and Jerry were plenary speakers at the conference called "C.S. Lewis and the Divine Presence" on Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Laurie Auditorium at Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. Darci and Joel joined them for the panel discussion in the afternoon of the conference. The plenary talks are available on this website as well.

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C.S. Lewis on Spiritual Formation

Dr. Lyle Dorsett has been the Billy Graham Professor of Evangelism at Beeson Divinity School of Samford University in Birmingham since 2005, and teaches courses in evangelism, spiritual formation and church history. He also serves as the pastor of Christ the King Anglican Church, a mission oriented church in Birmingham which he founded in 2007 with his wife, Mary Hayes Dorsett. Lyle holds an M.A. in history from the University of Missouri-Kansas City and a Ph.D. in history from the University of Missouri-Columbia and has engaged in Post-Doctoral Studies at the Iliff School of Theology in Denver. He has taught history (specializing in urban history) and has served as the director of the Wade Center in Wheaton, Illinois (1983 to 1990). He is the author or editor of twenty books, including biographies of Dwight L. Moody and A. W. Tozer and several works on C.S. Lewis including: Seeking the Secret Place: The Spiritual Formation of C.S. Lewis, The Essential C.S. Lewis, and Surprised by Love, a book about Joy Davidman and her marriage to Lewis. His most recent book is Serving God and Country: U.S. Military Chaplains of World War II.  Lyle and his wife, Mary, have two children and four grandchildren.

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