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I Have a Message For You

I have a message for you ... To escape Auschwitz, Klara left her father to die. Decades later, she got a message from him. Documentary filmmaker Matan Rochlitz tells her extraordinary story.
 
Other Op-Docs or Op Ed Documentary films from the New York Times here.

49 percent of Nevada residents are highly religious but only 31 percent attend religious services

49 percent of Nevada residents are highly religious but only 31 percent attend religious services

A mass shooting is a test for any religious institution, and a massacre like the one that left 58 dead and hundreds injured in Las Vegas, even more so.
 
Hope Church, a growing multi-ethnic congregation that attracts 3,000 people each weekend, says it’s up to the challenge.
 

Indianapolis attempts to set a Guinness World Records for the largest display of chalk pavement art

Indianapolis attempts to set a Guinness World Records for the largest display of chalk pavement art

Rob Smith, president of the Lilly Foundation noted, Ten years ago, Lilly launched its Global Day of Service, which spurred service projects worldwide but gained true momentum here where its corporate headquarters are located.

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy Celebrates 30 Years

Lilly Family School of Philanthropy Celebrates 30 Years

Celebrating 30 years the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy is the world's first school of philanthropy. Its predecessor, the Center on Philanthropy, founded at IUPUI in 1987, pioneered the field of philanthropic studies and created the first bachelor's, master's and Ph.D. degrees in the discipline.
 

Lilly Grant to Help Grow Sacred Music at Notre Dame

Lilly Grant to Help Grow Sacred Music at Notre Dame

A $1.6 million grant from Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment Inc. will support a University of Notre Dame program it helped launch five years ago. The Sacred Music at Notre Dame initiative connects graduate students with local churches throughout the region for internships to establish children's choirs. [Read more in Inside Indiana Business].

Lilly Endowment Changing Lives

Lilly Endowment Changing Lives

“College was always talked about within my family, but no one has gone before me so I am a first generation student,” said Rodrigo Serrano, 19, who is attending Valparaiso University and studying nursing thanks to the Lilly scholarship. Without a Lilly Foundation scholarship, Sandra Wood would not be principal at South Central High School. Without it, Jada Bush would not be Regional Healthcare Director Chicago for Walgreens. Without it, Rebecca Yaw wouldn’t be on her way to DePauw University en route to becoming a veterinarian.

$25 million Lilly Foundation Grant Funds Innovative Recruitment Strategy Designed to Attract Top Scientists

$25 million Lilly Foundation Grant Funds Innovative Recruitment Strategy Designed to Attract Top Scientists

As part of the initiative, the Indiana University School of Medicine will look to hire biomedical scientists whose work can enhance research and education at the school as well as strengthen the economic vitality of the broader life sciences community in Indiana.

Hope College Receives Over $450,000 Grant to Focus on Reconnecting Youth to Church

Hope College Receives Over $450,000 Grant to Focus on Reconnecting Youth to Church

Hope College, a Christian college located in Holland Michigan said that the program’s approach is to work with churches to focus on millennials and young adults who no longer take part in faith based organizations, and reconnect them. Hope College stated in a press release that “as the project runs, the youth-adult teams at the churches will identify and begin working on problems that interest them within church or community.” 

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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....

Poll Out on Prayers of the Non-Religious

For many non-believers, it is an instinctive response to a crisis: “Please, God.” So perhaps it should not be...

Sermons for President's Day from Indiana University

War of 1812 in the collections of the Lilly Library at Indiana University:   Before the War, The War - 1812...

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