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May 6, 2014

All in the same boat: A lesson in crisis leadership

In the midst of a storm, sometimes you need leadership from a whole bunch of people, all doing what they do best.

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May 6, 2014

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Supreme Court prayer decision
  • Ga. churches push back on gun law
  • Ushers of the year
  • Latinos & future of US Catholicism
  • Lost generation
  • Roz Chast memoir
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May 5, 2014

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Women @ the Vatican
  • Fresh Expressions
  • Godless church goes global
  • Blessed by thy bicycle
  • Evangelicals & climate change
  • Simple way to boost creativity
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May 2, 2014

Friday's News & Ideas

  • When a priest falters
  • Sex harassment @ seminary
  • Antigay religion collapse
  • How Jesus wife hoax fell apart
  • Fundamentalist Buddhism
  • Trapped in the cubicle
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May 1, 2014

Telling today’s resurrection stories

Are you an institutional leader who sings a requiem or a resurrection song?

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May 1, 2014

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Faith & universities
  • Paradoxes of progressive Christianity
  • Jewish Cardinal
  • New principles of leadership
  • Get on the road
  • Family dinner ordeal
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April 30, 2014

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Pope's tweet on inequality
  • Futile fight on global poverty?
  • God's wrecking ball
  • New doubts on Gospel of Jesus' Wife
  • Everyone sing!
  • Teaching Plato to plumbers
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April 29, 2014

Navigating institutional inflection points

Leaders can make the most of those moments when the curve of an institution’s life shifts or changes. These are moments to shed worn-out patterns and establish new trajectories.

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In Change

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April 29, 2014

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Woman leader for Riverside?
  • Good & the bad on Elevation Church
  • Competitive church-music circuit
  • UCC challenge in NC
  • Chinese church demolition
  • The executive brain
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April 28, 2014

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Rowan: UK a post-Christian nation
  • Francis saints 2 popes
  • Kristof's Bible quiz
  • Godly progressives
  • Mormon conversions
  • Mission at Nuremberg
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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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April 24, 2014

How can we support raising the next generations of pastors?

The responsibility has shifted from denominations to the individual -- and now it is time to experiment with new ways to support young clergy, particularly financially.

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April 24, 2014

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Economic justice for the religious left
  • Historic church fights bankruptcy
  • Faith & football
  • Peace at home
  • Hollywood & heaven
  • Giving up
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April 23, 2014

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Europe, religion & politics
  • DH & decline of religion
  • UK divide on religion
  • Humor of John 23
  • More than authority
  • Price of peace: $9.46 trillion
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April 22, 2014

Going to the past to move into the future

Looking back can be a deeply creative experience -- grounding us, reinvigorating us, inspiring us.

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