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Is Pence Right About The Growth of Religion in the US?

Is Pence Right About The Growth of Religion in the US?

"Religion in America isn’t receding. It’s just the opposite. Faith is gaining new life across America every day."

— Mike Pence on Saturday, May 12th, 2018 in a speech at Hillsdale College

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Apply for a Thriving in Ministry Grant

Apply for a Thriving in Ministry Grant

Lilly Endowment Inc. has announced a new grant program to help pastors thrive in congregational leadership and thus enhance the vitality of the congregations they serve. Charitable organizations may submit proposals for up to $1 million that may be used for up to a five-year period to plan and implement programs. Proposals must be postmarked by June 1. [Apply Now.]

Dr. Pierce Moves From Faculty at Princeton to Dean of Howard Divinity

Dr. Pierce Moves From Faculty at Princeton to Dean of Howard Divinity

In this episode of “Can These Bones,” co-host Bill Lamar talks with the Rev. Dr. Yolanda Pierce, the new dean of Howard’s divinity school, about why she’s excited about the challenges of theological education. [Listen now].

Dimensions of Public Christianity

Dimensions of Public Christianity

While this recognition reveals the scale of the task of evangelizing the church about the impact of the good news beyond houses of worship, it also occurs to me that there is an opportunity to refine the message about the holistic discipleship central to faith and work.  [Read More at Fuller Studio].

Fuller Studio Insights into Relition Lilly Foundation Grants

New Fuller Studio Movie: From Creation to New Creation

New Fuller Studio Movie: From Creation to New Creation

The Brehm Center's community of artists and theologians reflect on the intersection of the arts and a theology of new creation [Watch Now].

The Pause, What is in a Name?

The Pause, What is in a Name?

“When we pause, allow a gap and breathe deeply, we can experience instant refreshment. Suddenly, we slow down, look out, and there's the world.” ~Pema Chödrön

"I’ve always delighted in learning the stories behind names. Some mean very little when they’re given, awaiting their keeper to shape them; others feel almost like a fated directive, an intention set. The origin story for this newsletter’s name falls somewhere in between — “The Pause” was one of several options we had brainstormed, but we knew it was the right one when Krista sent over the following quote:"

President Donald Trump's New Executive Order Making Federal Subsidies Available to Churches

President Donald Trump's New Executive Order Making Federal Subsidies Available to Churches

The National Fund for Sacred Places is administering a $14 million donation from the Indiana-based Lilly Foundation, to preserve places of worship nationwide. One of those places is the Holy Ascension Orthodox Cathedral, which is also benefiting from a new White House initiative.

Two New Decisions on Religion by the Supreme Court

Two New Decisions on Religion by the Supreme Court

" Two imminent decisions will tell us a lot about how the current court thinks about religion - specifically, how it defines religious discrimination and who it thinks needs the court's protection," writes Linda Greenhouse in Forbes: Religious organizations rally to preserve favorable tax treatment of clergy housing allowances. [Read More].

Engaging with "The Other" Talk at Auburn

Engaging with "The Other" Talk at Auburn

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May 16, 2018

What are the trials and opportunities of engaging with "The Other"? How does it change you, your narrative and your standing in your own community? These are the questions Wajahat Ali has tackled as a journalist, lawyer and playwright.

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Liturgical Meditations from Fuller Studios

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Volunteer and Live Longer Religious Lives

Ohio State researchers in June pored over hundreds of obituaries from across the country. They found that people with...

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