Don McChesney is a student at Hillsdale College studying religion and Greek. He has focused his studies on both patristic theology and the developments of religious practice in the First and Second Great Awakenings. Don comes from an Evangelical background and has worked with Calvary Chapel Miami Beach and Pine Ridge Bible Church. His academic focus is on contrasting evangelical doctrine and practice with the beliefs of the early church. Don is spending the summer working in the Leadership Alliance Research Program at John Hopkins University investigation the innovations in evangelism of the Second Great Awakening.