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Taking the lead on good governance best practices Insights into Religion Lilly Foundation

Are there better ways to run congregational boards? One consultant offers up best practices.

 

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A new book suggests teens are practicing religion in their own way Insights into Religion News Lilly Foundation Christianity Youth

In A Faith of Their Own teens rate the personal significance of religion highly; less so the institutional part.

Taking the lead on good governance best practices Insights into Religion Lilly Foundation

Are there better ways to run congregational boards? One consultant offers up best practices.

Finding the Right Seminary Insights into Religion Lilly Foundation Christianity Immigration

Staci Imes knew she wanted to study at a seminary with a strong commitment to social justice.  She knew she wanted a program focused on training ministers, rather than scholars.  And while she’s committed to her denomination, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), she relishes the idea of studying with people from different traditions. But which seminary was for her?

Faculty members at theological schools are highly satisfied with their jobs. They are bidding higher for a select group of students. But those students are incurring far more educational debt than in the past. Those are among the conclusions of three studies. The studies, which were completed before the economic downturn,  update conclusions drawn 10 years ago on the subjects of theological faculty, seminary financing and student debt. They contain much good news and much that will require further conversation and closer study.

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Lilly Fellows Program Network Exchange Program grants are designed to allow Network member... More > This Faith Communities Today (FACT) study compares the responses of more than 14,000 pastors,... More >
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Revolutionary Artist in Kansas and California Constructing the World’s Largest Stained Glass Window

Judson Studios is a 30-person family-run business that for the last 120 years has hewn closely to the traditional...

INC Christianity: America's Fastest Growing Christian Community

INC Christianity is led by a network of popular independent religious entrepreneurs, often referred to as “...

Muslim Pakistani Immigrants Donate $15 Million to The University of Notre Dame

“We came as immigrants, and this country has given us so much,” Mrs. Ansari said in an interview ahead of the...

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