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January 27, 2014 | Mainline Protestants can still have an exciting and life-giving future -- if they learn the lessons of disruptive innovation from the steel industry and other organizations, say three Christian institutional leaders.
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January 27, 2014 | What do Pentecostal women ministers want? Opportunities to lead, two Church of God scholars say.
Reflection
January 27, 2014 | We don't always receive the truth well. Sometimes even churches need a truth teller to shock us into awareness, says an Episcopal priest.
Sermon
January 27, 2014 | Psalm 127 is rooted in a fundamental trust in God rather than trust in our own anxious toil. Our work can then become an act of trust, not arrogance, says the dean of Duke Chapel.
Reflection
January 27, 2014 | A Christian activist who has worked on behalf of the world’s poor confesses that he, too, struggles with how to be a responsible American consumer.
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January 24, 2014 | As the first full-time director of the Lake Institute on Faith & Giving, William Enright helped transform the conversation about congregations, money and faith.
Reflection
January 14, 2014 | The New Testament illustrates the wisdom of shaping a hierarchy toward a community’s public witness and the importance of Christian character for leaders.
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January 14, 2014 | Congregations today need to develop a meaningful familiarity with the biblical story that can inform, shape and assist our daily living, says a Luther Seminary professor.
Reflection
January 14, 2014 | The history of iconoclasm, or image breaking, reveals much about our continuing and complex relationship to images, giving insight into larger questions concerning the sacred and the profane, materiality and spirituality, religion and modernity, says an art historian.
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January 14, 2014 | Faith & Leadership offers resources for those who do the hard work of managing Christian institutions.