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Topic: Innovation

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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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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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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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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August 28, 2012

Discuss: Improvising with Coltrane

Chances are you can’t play the jazz flute. But you can improvise.

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September 10, 2010

Graham Scharf: Christians as Seth Godin’s "heretics"

Faith sets us at odds with the world. So we’re in perfect position to question the status quo.

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March 8, 2012

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Dirty secret of theology
  • Pat Robertson: Legalize pot
  • Innovation airlock
  • Religion dying or reinventing?
  • Broken windows and rainbows
  • Women's Day wakeup
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April 25, 2014

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Empty pews in the UK
  • Army’s “humanist” designation
  • Losing my religion
  • Scaling impact
  • Predicting higher education’s future
  • Science fiction’s influence on imagination
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May 12, 2010

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Support for reform
  • Take a nap and laugh
  • Cuts for Church of England
  • Report from the Q Gathering
  • Feed the ego, starve the church
  • Shepherding the Shepherd
  • Contemporvant worship
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October 10, 2011

Gerardo Marti: Steve Jobs, patron saint of entrepreneurial church leaders

How Apple’s founder and products inspired a generation of church leaders who value creativity, technology and vision.

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