By Leroy Garrett

ISBN-10: 0891120742

ISBN-13: 9780891120742

Few figures in church buildings of Christ have had extra influence—or been surrounded via extra controversy—than Leroy Garrett. For over fifty years, Leroy and his spouse Ouida have ministered in church buildings everywhere in the kingdom, either in individual, and through their periodical, recovery Review.

Now, Dr. Garrett has set down his personal tale in his personal words:

". . . And what used to be the quarrel approximately? Freedom! i used to be urging my church to hitch me in a pilgrimage of freedom. Freedom from sectarianism, legalism and obscurantism. Freedom to totally include the grace of God, and to be joyfully convinced of our salvation..."

Starting together with his humble beginnings on a hardscrabble farm close to Dallas, carrying on with via a distinct educational profession at a number of the nation's such a lot prestigious universities, and chronicling his sometimes-stormy dating along with his brothers and sisters in church buildings of Christ, Dr. Garrett provides a full of life and heartwarming testimonial to the sturdiness of affection and the facility of grace, even amid discord.

"Thank you, expensive Leroy, for lighting fixtures the trail. could you but have decades to work out the end result of your exertions. while the time comes that you should move that River, please depart your torch in the back of. we'd like it to discover our way." –from the Preface by means of Allen Dennis, Ph.D., Professor of historical past, Troy country collage, Troy, AL.

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