Joel Childers of Abilene Christian University Graduate School provided the winning paper for the 2019 competition. Titled: “Female Participation in the Kerrville, Texas Bible Training Work.” Joel will present his paper during the 2019 SCJ Conference, April 5-6, hosted by Johnson University Tennessee. The $250 prize, provided by the Disciples of Christ Historical Society, will be presented to Joel at the conference by Newell Williams of Brite Divinity School, and Douglas Foster of Abilene Christian University. The judges were from three universities representing the three streams of the movement.