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Calvin Institute Worship Symposium Registrations Being Accepted

The annual Calvin Symposium on Worship is a three-day conference held in January and sponsored by the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship and the Center for Excellence in Preaching. The... read more >

Small Grants on Teaching and Learning Available

Small Grants on Teaching and Learning Available

Summer is a great time to develop a small grant proposal on teaching and learning, according to the Wabash Center, which provides funds for activities that enhance teaching and learning in the fields of religion and theology. Wabash seeks to fund projects that promote a sustained conversation about pedagogy through the improvement of practical applications of teaching and learning methods, the encouragement of research and study of pedagogical issues, and the creation of a supportive environment for teaching.

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Tools For Religious Educators

Effective teaching of theological concepts, values and perspectives, and helpful use of contemporary media tools can be challenging. To help new teachers and others involved in communicating religious material in... read more >

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New Media's Challenge to Mainline Protestantism

Today, everyone is a journalist, yet "many in the [mainline Protestant] church still presume that people connect only, or at least primarily, through face-to-face interactions and that organizational communications happen... read more >

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Financial - Tech Conference

Financial Officers' and Technology Professionals' Conference is limited to the first 110 registrants. The conference will focus on the theme, "New Models for New Times: Managing Educational Change." Plenaries and workshops... read more >

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How Continuing Education Influences Clergy Vitality

Continuing education is positively correlated to long-term clergy vitality and passion. However, not all continuing education programs are equal, and some types of continuing education do a much better job... read more >

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Why the Mainline Has Become the Sideline and What to Do

Contemporary Mainline Protestantism remains largely stuck in a model of ministry and clergy development that is outdated and harmful to the future of mainline faith traditions, according to United Methodist... read more >

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Why You Need Social Media and How to Get Started

Social media is a fact of contemporary life; it is where many people conduct a large portion of their social life, gather information and news, and absorb cultural cues. Faith... read more >

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Are There Guns in Your Church

Connie Peterson is an accountant whose work requires a calculator, not a weapon. But she doesn’t go anywhere without...

6/10 Religiously Unaffiliated Americans are Athiest, Agnostic or “Nothing in Particular”

"A growing share of Americans are religiously unaffiliated. We recently asked a representative sample of more...

Art and Music Helping To Survive The Worst

“How do we survive when the worst happens? What are the mechanisms?” For Joe Carter, one answer was in spirituals —...

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