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November 26, 2013

The Manchester United approach to leadership

Eight principles of leadership distilled from the career of Sir Alex Ferguson, who retired recently after 26 years with the English soccer team.

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November 26, 2013

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • UMC schism?
  • Pope's mission statement
  • Giving to religion
  • Bolz-Weber & liberal Christianity
  • Why Billy Graham matters
  • Online dating & autism
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November 25, 2013

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Housing allowance unconstitutional?
  • God & Clemson football
  • Slavery, and shock of the old
  • High stakes court case
  • UMC pastor's hard decision
  • Art & smarts
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November 22, 2013

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Pastor’s JFK sermon
  • Divided on death
  • Andover Newton president
  • Leadership & management
  • Religion & Chronicles of Narnia
  • A nation already torn
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November 21, 2013

Bridge building and traditioned innovation

Learning traditioned innovation requires exploring deeply and acting improvisationally within a tradition, not just borrowing whichever one comes around.

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November 21, 2013

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • UMC ambivalence
  • CoE & female bishops
  • Top 5 church lawsuits
  • Layoffs at Princeton
  • Costco Bibles
  • Lost art of letter writing
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November 20, 2013

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • UMC pastor suspended
  • Sunday mornings broken?
  • CoE, sick of itself
  • Cathedral, after typhoon
  • Facebook updates & faith
  • JFK and me
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November 19, 2013

4th Story Theater

The 4th Story Theater in Nashville, Tenn., is a lesson in traditioned innovation.

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November 19, 2013

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Religious language at Gettysburg
  • UMC pastor found guilty
  • Linsanity & Asian-American faith
  • The man embraced by pope
  • UK Christianity on brink of extinction?
  • A more benevolent nation?
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November 18, 2013

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Rewards of priesthood
  • Online communion?
  • Marilynne Robinson on O'Conner book
  • Pa. pastor trial
  • Solace in the Philippines
  • Good news or bad news?
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November 15, 2013

Friday's News & Ideas

  • Who wants Christian America?
  • Atheist church volunteers
  • Operation Christmas Child in schools?
  • Rabbis with Christmas trees
  • Called to faith, not a pew
  • Born with morality
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November 14, 2013

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Millennial myths & the church
  • Native spirituality & Christianity
  • Francis' impact on U.S. bishops
  • Dolphin woes & leadership
  • Mexican bishops speaking out
  • Liberalville & Conservative Corners
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November 13, 2013

Wednesday's News & Ideas

  • Inside church bankruptcies
  • Stringfellow's essential writings
  • Francis wins the Internet
  • The Francis effect
  • Serpent handler & religious liberty
  • Statue tomfoolery
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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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November 12, 2013

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Sunday, just another day
  • Five church clichés
  • 100,000 martyrs a year?
  • Where was God?
  • Francis & conservative Catholics
  • Reading is fun
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