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Topic: Creativity

June 23, 2010

Jason Byassee: Exacting creativity across cultures

The award-winning live short film “Kavi” teaches us how to create.

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May 22, 2014

Hunched over our desks, we become sedentary and isolated

What practices might help us to look away from immediate tasks to stretch into something new and creative?

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November 6, 2013

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Atheists using Bible app
  • Monuments to ourselves
  • Converted churches in Montreal
  • A home for every child
  • Dying pastor invests in children
  • Killing creativity
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October 25, 2012

Four keys to overcoming “creative block”

Yes, sleeping and painting a barn can help you -- and those you lead -- unleash the imagination.

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February 14, 2012

James Howell: An uncreative process

How can the church be more creative if its ordination process does not value those who are?

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April 1, 2014

You can learn to “flip” your outlook

IDEO’s David Kelley found that bringing students of varied skills together could help them develop a new outlook, self-image and sense of empowerment.

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January 22, 2013

How difficulty nourishes creativity

What are the most burdensome constraints of your work in ministry, and how might you re-imagine them as opportunities for innovation?

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May 9, 2012

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Tutu: We need to listen
  • NC gay marriage ban
  • Check it out before you give
  • Studying religion & politics
  • Crush the creativity barrier
  • Once upon a time
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October 11, 2011

Wesley Hill: The inefficient wisdom of literature

In the face of large scale organizational challenges, here’s some advice: Read poetry.

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May 30, 2014

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Hook-up culture
  • Origins of Religious Right
  • AP style guide for religion
  • Harvard grad bridging science & religion
  • When members depart
  • DiDonato's commencement speech
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