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Topic: Prayer

February 3, 2009

Tuesday's News & Ideas

Are excessive activities a sign of an ailing church? Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury, worries about church bulletin boards that are overstuffed with announcements. Is there room left for God? For listening to the Christ who prays in and through the one in the pew beside you?

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August 4, 2011

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Air Force ethics training change
  • New normal for church budgets
  • Introspection for integrity
  • Saddleback's new asset
  • Perry's day of prayer
  • New American atlas
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September 11, 2013

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Evangelicals & climate change
  • N.T. Wright says save the Psalms
  • Banning religious symbols
  • Scalia on Christianity & capitalism
  • Observant drug dealers
  • Peace starts with the socks
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January 14, 2011

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Pray like a child
  • Mohammed the Brit
  • Ultra-Orthodox in Israel
  • Pope OKs JP2 miracle
  • Twain anti-Christian?
  • Boys and sticks
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May 22, 2013

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Twitter prayers for Okla.
  • Bad theology after the storm
  • Godless funerals in Ireland
  • No sacraments at the courthouse
  • Revolution is upon us
  • Grad school expectations
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July 23, 2010

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Baptist in a collar
  • Women's ordination bus ads
  • Peoria pastor barred from jail
  • Spanish in heaven
  • Waterpark baptisms
  • Muslim lawyer rallies for Christians
  • Counseling student sues university
  • You scream, I scream
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February 8, 2013

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Pause for prayer
  • Fear means go
  • Not the end of the world
  • The Antichrist
  • Doctors navigating Facebook
  • Let your children fail
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February 28, 2010

Christopher L. Heuertz: Prayer as muscle memory and consent

A life of activism requires a contemplative basis: not making demands on God, but learning to say "Yes."

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May 15, 2012

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Time to bend seminary tradition
  • Where are moderate Christians?
  • Christian ethicist on Obama stance
  • Talking to God over coffee
  • Thinking of God
  • Exploring the uncomfortable
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June 26, 2014

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Pope: No free agents
  • Prayer as a cultural bridge
  • Religion & misogyny
  • History of Mormon excommunication
  • Contempt & Christianity
  • Average is OK
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