The Ventriloquist

An online publication at and outside the boundary of evangelical Christianity.

posts by Anonymously disappointed

Friday

01

June 2018

If you can't preach, you can't teach.

by Anonymously disappointed

Power in organizations is manifested in many ways. One of the most important ways is through its organizational rhetoric and structure. In this post I want to explore the ramifications for organizational narrative as a power structure within Cedarville University, specifically how Cedarville determines who can teach the Bible on the basis of gender (maleness), fundamentalism (conservativeness), and obedience to the institution rather than on the ability to teach. I…