Tag Archives: Nashville

Lipscomb Lecture on Pacifism and Nashville Churches

I’ll be presenting at the Lipscomb Lectures (Summer Celebration) this year again on an aspect of the history of Nashville Churches of Christ. As with the last two years, I’ll be presenting alongside John Mark Hicks, Mac Ice and Chris … Continue reading

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2014 Lipscomb Lectures

It’s that time of year again. Lipscomb’s Summer Celebration is here. It’s what happens when a lectureship throws a party (ok, so the name makes me laugh a little). I’ll be speaking again this year on the history of Nashville … Continue reading

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2013 Summer Celebration

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I do not write as regularly as I would like on this blog, but I have determined that that is the way that it is going to be until I become independently wealthy and quit my regular job. I’m still … Continue reading

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Broadmoor Elders

Elders were never appointed while the group met on Ewing Lane, but soon after the church moved to the building on Broadmoor, they named four men to serve as the initial elders for the group. The following men have served … Continue reading

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Nashville NI Churches

As some of you know, I have been digging into Nashville church history. It seems as if one inquiry has led me down the path of further questions. Broadmoor’s history has led me to consider other non-institutional churches in Nashville … Continue reading

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Gleanings by A. M. Burton

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Andrew Mizell Burton (Feb. 2, 1879 – Aug. 1, 1966) was the founder and owner of the Life & Casualty Insurance Co. in Nashville, TN, and he was a long-standing member of Central Church of Christ. His great wealth allowed … Continue reading

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Ewing Lane/Broadmoor Preachers

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The Broadmoor church (previously Ewing Lane) has a rich preaching heritage. The following men have preached on a regular basis for the church: Bill Hawkins (March 1963 – December 1968) Leslie Webb (Jan 1969 – June 1971; April – May … Continue reading

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