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Understanding the Differences in Bible Translations

The range of English translations of the Bible has become so extensive it is increasingly difficult to know how to choose Bibles for worship, study or personal use. "Understanding Differences... read more >

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Video: Sacraments, Church Unity and Faith Formation

 Here is a three-part workshop from the 2012 Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Symposium exploring the role of the sacraments in Christian faith formation. In Part 1, panelists introduce themselves... read more >

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The War on Drugs, Mass Incarceration and the Church

More than 2 million Americans are in prison today, four times as many as 30 years ago; the result of mandatory sentencing for drug offenses. Black men are six times... read more >

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God and Games: A Guide to Sports and Religion for writers

From ancient times, religion and sports have been linked in a variety of ways. Since the mid-19th century, organized sports have developed alongside the growth of evangelical Protestantism. However, the... read more >

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What to Do about Seminary Student Debt

The student debt accumulated by seminarians is often too large for them to pay off, especially during their early pastorates. The resulting money struggle can create a cascade of spiritual,... read more >

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Seminaries Refocus on Congregational Vitality

In the 1960s, many seminary faculty and staff believed that churches existed to promote social change and that congregations were part of the problem. However, Protestant seminaries have undergone a... read more >

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Communities of Practice for Leaders of Theology Schools

As a dean at Chicago Theological Seminary, William Myers fostered “communities of practice” among students, based on research that shows that groups with a common interest or profession can learn... read more >

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Healthy Visions Produce Healthy Choices

During a five-day period, ninth-grade boys will explore what it means to be a man, why there is value in monogamous relationships, the dangers of sexually transmitted diseases, how to... read more >

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Fostering Lifelong Faith Formation

The “Faith Formation 2020 Initiative” invites congregations to look at how they can plan in four different ways to promote faith formation between now and 2020. The programs address: (1)... read more >

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Resources from the Best Centers for Teaching Religion and Theology

In the U.S. there are more than 1,000 centers dedicated to teaching in higher education. Many maintain extensive resource materials and links on specific topics. Collections include: teaching with excellence;... read more >

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Sunday Church Servicing in the Wake of Hurricane Michael

"Church leaders knew the Sunday following the storm would be important and necessary in what's expected to be a...

Relationship Across Rupture

On Being with Sally Kohn & Erick Erickson, “Relationship Across Rupture”Two lightning-rod figures on...

The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has received a $1 million grant

The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has received a $1 million grant to help establish the CBF Thriving in Ministry...

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