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Is the mom-and-pop church becoming obsolete? Just as one-stop shopping behemoths such as Walmart and Amazon are fulfilling the retail needs of America’s consumers, larger churches are increasingly meeting the spiritual needs of America’s faithful.

 

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Twitter and Facebook help churches reach new audiences.

Some skills are time-tested, such as listening and collaborating, but tomorrow’s religious leaders will also need to be entrepreneurial and communicate in new ways.

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Many people abandon Twitter shortly after opening an account. But if you stick with it, it will bear fruit.

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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The Association of Religion Data Archives offers an online dictionary of religious terms. ARDA... More > Stewardship may be nominal – little other than fundraising – or it may be a dynamic, transformative... More >
Across denominational lines, clergy score above the general population for poor heath — being... More > Metanoia Community Development Corporation, a South Carolina ministry program, has played a key... More >

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A Piano for Christmas

It’s never too early for a great Christmas ad. This is from the folks at John Lewis in Great Britain, who every year...

Can Religion Unite America?

    Calling out racism in American churches, David Gushee, the outgoing president of the American Academy of...

Are American's Religious Communities Unique?

Two-thirds of U.S. Christians pray daily, compared with a median of just 18 percent of Christians across 15 countries...

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