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Appreciation for music’s vital role in ministry is the impetus behind Choir Anniversary, a tradition in many black churches. The African American Lectionary provides resources for congregations planning the celebration.

 

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An online resource seeks to open up discussion on what is sometimes viewed as a taboo subject in African American congregations.

Does God have a place in the gun control debate? This portal has frequently highlighted resources from our affiliates that address gun issues, however as the debate escalates in response to violence and legislation, we offer the following resources from our affiliates that provide insight into how faith communities can respond to the gun violence, cope with tragedies and promote change.

Martin Luther King’s once said 11 a.m. Sunday morning is the most segregated hour in America.

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Women who work part time are more active in church life than either those who don’t work or those... More > Almost all of us yearn for resolution to conflicts, but, even if we understand that forgiveness is... More >
The African American Lectionary project provides bible commentary, cultural and worship resources... More > Even as society is increasingly multiracial, Mainline Protestant denominations remain largely... 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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