The Rev. Dr. Fred Craddock, a much-loved minster of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), died on Friday. A preacher, scholar, teacher, writer, mentor and friend to many worldwide, Craddock was 86. We hold in prayer especially his family and the congregation of Cherry Log Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Cherry Log, Georgia. Craddock was profiled in a recent Christian Century article. Read his obituary here.