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 embody 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 individual educational occupation at a few 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 offers 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 lights the trail. might you but have decades to work out the end result of your hard work. while the time comes that you can move that River, please go away your torch at the back of. we want it to discover our way." –from the Preface via Allen Dennis, Ph.D., Professor of background, Troy nation college, Troy, AL.
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A Lover's Quarrel: An Autobiography by Leroy Garrett