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Congregations And Social Service African American Miniter Woman Man Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News GettyImages

Whatever one’s perspective on the federal government's faith-based initiative, one thing is clear: Religious congregations do make a difference in people’s lives.

 

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Help For Faith Communities After A Natural Disaster Or Tragedy Prayer and Preparedness During a Disaster Insights into Religion Lilly Foundation

Natural disasters, like the massive tornado that struck Oklahoma, can devastate entire communities and sometimes shake our faith, whether we are directly affected or not. Many ask why God would allow such tragedy, or wonder if the disaster is God’s punishment.

Agencies Of All Creeds Come Together In Times Of Tragedy Team Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News Group of People Diversity

Relief organizations work around theological differences to help Haiti. When it comes to disaster relief, go-it-alone denominationalism is giving away to cooperation.

Bringing Communities Together in a Challenging World Hands Together Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News

Focus on communication and diversity. Inspire leaders.

Facing Death With Faith Sunrise over Field  Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News

Kayla Mueller's beautiful letter to her family while being held by ISIS is an eloquent testament of faith in the midst of adversity that continues to inspire after her death.

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$80 Million to Support 11 Human Services Agencies

The Lilly Foundation: Grants totaling $80 million to 11 human-services agencies that serve people with disabilities and...

Landrum Bolling, Earlham College Past president Passes At 104

Landrum Bolling, a 15-year president of Earlham College who also worked to achieve peace in the Middle East, has died...

Watchfulness, Vision and The Future

It's a good word for the church. In his instructions to the church at Colossae, Paul asks his readers to be watchful....

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