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February 12, 2014

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • African church in America
  • Camels & biblical truth
  • Welby: welcome women bishops
  • Christ-haunted Facebook
  • MOOCs & economics of higher ed
  • Mensch metric
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February 11, 2014

Testing our assumptions

Is what we are seeing or feeling the reality of a situation or our imagination? It is a practice of faith for Christian leaders to ask that question.

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February 11, 2014

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Clergy & respect
  • Religion & the Moral March
  • Singing nuns
  • UMC trial postponed
  • Religion, not church, in Russia
  • End of college roommates?
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February 10, 2014

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Methodist donnybrook
  • The Catholic divide
  • Religion & geography
  • Religion strong, belief weak
  • Spiritual seeker for Congress
  • Advice on advice
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February 7, 2014

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Lessons from seminary
  • Anti-ritualistic ritual
  • Religious freedom & foreign policy
  • Noah who?
  • Hoffman funeral
  • Genius of Miles
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February 6, 2014

How to extend Christian hospitality

Good hospitality is not just about preparing a nice meal. It is about attending to each person in our midst and extending love without judgment or hesitation.

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February 6, 2014

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Küng on Jesus
  • Tickle on Holy Spirit
  • Toxic leaders
  • Something is happening
  • UN report, wrong rebuke
  • Remembering to pray
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February 5, 2014

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • UN to Vatican: remove abusers
  • Reality check for UMC
  • Rejecting Catholic teachings on family
  • Shopping malls & churches
  • Higher-ed administrator boom
  • Spend on others
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February 4, 2014

Leadership in the face of adversity

Sue Monk Kidd’s new book tells the story of the Grimké sisters and their family’s slaves. These women give us examples of leadership that grows out of faith and is deeply rooted in community.

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February 4, 2014

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Most religious states
  • Talking about dying
  • Amazon enters Christian publishing
  • Faith leaders & marijuana
  • After you blew it
  • End of American exceptionalism?
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February 3, 2014

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Religion & sports
  • UMC polity & marriage equality
  • Online theological education grows
  • Seminaries & change
  • Debate a waste of time
  • Conducting is like telepathy
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January 31, 2014

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Christian weddings in China
  • Anne Lamott Q&A
  • Politics of Down syndrome
  • A new bivocationalism
  • Prophets of Sundance
  • $1000 haircut
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January 30, 2014

Shoppers, including church shoppers, are going online

How should congregations respond to consumers’ changing behaviors?

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January 30, 2014

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Alone, yet not alone
  • Millennial religion
  • Ireland's Catholic school monopoly
  • More Bible stats
  • Disruption & the news
  • Cult of overwork
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January 29, 2014

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Francis on Rolling Stone cover
  • US & religious freedom
  • Nones & voting
  • Your brand's obituary
  • Muslim Ms. Marvel
  • Secrets & relationships
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