By Leroy Garrett
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 affix me in a pilgrimage of freedom. Freedom from sectarianism, legalism and obscurantism. Freedom to completely 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 few of the nation's such a lot prestigious universities, and chronicling his sometimes-stormy courting 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 ability of grace, even amid discord.
"Thank you, pricey Leroy, for lighting fixtures the trail. may possibly you but have decades to work out the culmination of your hard work. whilst the time comes so that you can go that River, please depart your torch in the back of. we want it to discover our way." –from the Preface by means of Allen Dennis, Ph.D., Professor of background, Troy country collage, Troy, AL.
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A Lover's Quarrel: An Autobiography by Leroy Garrett