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Topic: Innovation

July 9, 2010

Friday's News & Ideas

  • PCUSA split on gay issues
  • Primer on Christian nationalism
  • Innovation begins in fascination
  • England's state religion
  • Sin in the Gulf
  • Tiny church
  • The art of friendship
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May 22, 2012

Jason Byassee: Innovation and the prudential means of grace

How a toy car, an eminent theologian, Prohibition and an 18th century book of medicinal recipes unlock a history of innovation.

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August 15, 2014

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Signs of church HR problems
  • Kill the company to save it
  • Selling old churches
  • Picking up the pieces in Ferguson
  • Younger faces of poverty
  • Pruning & the power of no
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February 2, 2010

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Bailing on Obama
  • Apple’s approach to innovation
  • ‘Where feet, fist and faith collide’
  • Abstinence works?
  • House ball
  • Time flies
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December 13, 2011

Jason Byassee: With Appalachian pride

What Christian leaders can learn from a small university in the North Carolina mountains.

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November 12, 2013

Disruptive innovations create new economic models

The models that have worked for congregations and other Christian institutions have lost power. What innovations might change the way you operate?

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June 20, 2011

Carol Howard Merritt: Strap on the bungee cord, but wait to jump

How can we create new ministries that serve the poor and reach the young, and still feed our families?

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July 10, 2013

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Pontiff for the poor
  • McLuhan on innovation
  • Spirituality & climate change
  • Retired pastor still going
  • SBC cartoon fallout in Ky.
  • How power corrupts the mind
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February 11, 2011

Allegra Jordan: Resilience, friendship, and innovation at the margins

What do we learn about innovation (and ourselves) from working at the margins?

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March 19, 2013

Flipping the system

A virtual traffic system would flip the driving experience. How would the church benefit if its leaders flipped work processes or ways of thinking, particularly around the role of laypeople?

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