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June 10, 2011

Friday's News & Ideas

  • After Rowan's blast
  • Americans conflicted on abortion
  • Top 10 reasons to stay Catholic
  • Boy with CP, a 'distraction' in church
  • Teen books, written in blood
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September 10, 2013

Location, location, location

How can you account for context in the strategy of your ministry? Look for the places where the story of your ministry and the story of your community intersect.

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April 24, 2012

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Wendell Berry on affection
  • Radical shift in Anglican structure?
  • Black churchgoers & amendment
  • Body of women priests
  • Hitchens' send-off
  • Question science can't answer
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December 7, 2012

Practices that sustain Christian community

Ethicist Christine Pohl names four for Christian institutions that want their corporate lives to reflect the very nature of God.

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October 28, 2011

David Steinbrenner: When God only knows

Our individual lives and stories do not end when we start to forget who we are.

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August 12, 2014

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Downsizing as generative opportunity
  • Where goes the neighborhood?
  • Pope's visit to South Korea
  • LGBT & religion
  • How church helps gambling addicts
  • DC's 'me walls'
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May 7, 2012

Scott Benhase: Faux intimacy

Loneliness is becoming a public health crisis.

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March 17, 2009

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • One rural county responds to crisis with community
  • No carbon for me, please. It's Lent
  • Whatever you do, don't set any goals
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May 2, 2013

How to measure success

Some of the traditional markers don’t work anymore. But every institution needs to define what short-term and long-term success looks like.

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December 8, 2011

David Ostendorf: The crescent at the crossroads

As settlement of the African Muslim diaspora in the United States continues, Christian leaders should step boldly into this change to create community with Muslim newcomers.

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