Seven Things I Wish All Pastors Knew About Academics—Part 2Posted on September 21, 2015 by J. Aaron SimmonsIn this second part, I want to focus on the experience and identity of academics in Christian communities. Many of the things that I wish pastors knew about academics speak to the way in which academics might be perceived as threatening to the leadership and power of pastors. Although I am attempting to show that such a notion is misguided, I admit that there is one way in which academics are threatening. . . .