As we have seen, Makemie's advice to the settlers of Virginia and Maryland and his response to George Keith indicate that he viewed human flourishing--in both its civil and religious aspects--as necessarily connectional
, ordered, and interdependent.
Take the brain at the synaptic level, and disentangle its connectional
organization in all its complexity: if one could visualize the intricacy of the "connectome" (Sporns et al.
Be it Protestant or Catholic, Reformed or Evangelical, Congregational or Connectional
, they all have certain theological differences and doctrines within their particular belief systems.
No break of outward journey is permitted other than for connectional
Significantly, while the AME Church built its educational support to 11 colleges and normal schools with about 2,000 students by 1886, the AME Church Connectional
Sunday School Union supported the teaching of 200,000 students (Williams 49).
Bidders will be required to develop services to assist elderly and disabled passengers and to "develop innovations, including technological, to offer reassurance to passengers about connectional
It is readily accessible from every Yorkshire town and city and also from Manchester, which holds the national connectional
archives for Methodism.
power refers to the implied ability of a leader to influence based on the leader's connection to more formal or respected sources of power.
In that same address, he proposed a men's service league that would reach out to men, render community service, and promote social service on a national connectional
May God's grace summon our self-help president to rely upon a collective, connectional
discernment that presses beyond easy answers, half-truths, and self-fulfilling prophecies.
Community and statewide efforts are also more likely to access a broader range of resources that promote capacity-building for local consortia or statewide connectional
networks in (a) large-scale and long-range planning, (b) systematic training of professionals and volunteers, and (c) research on needs and program effectiveness.
But that does not diminish the vigor of Asbury's quest for a nonparochial, nonpartisan warrant for theology in the preceding century, nor the vast achievement of the Methodist connectional
system on the ground in Lincoln's century.