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Charity watchdogs: Follow the dollars Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News

Before making a donation, research the relief agency.

Natural disasters, like the massive tornado that struck Oklahoma, can devastate entire communities and sometimes shake our faith, whether we are directly affected or not. Many ask why God would allow such tragedy, or wonder if the disaster is God’s punishment.

Staying positive after disaster: Haiti's Bishop Jean Zache Duracin Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News

Just days after the devastating January 2010 earthquake in Haiti, Bishop Jean Zache Duracin, of the Episcopal Diocese of Haiti, shared his experience and the silver linings that have come from the tragedy.

Worshippers want to feel their contributions are making a difference. The tithe may no longer be the norm outside conservative Protestant churches, but members who feel connected to their church and confident it is contributing to God’s work still give financially.

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A lot of churches focus ministry on the traditional, nuclear family and operate out of the... More > The context and strategies for communicating the faith have changed dramatically through the... More >
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Are There Guns in Your Church

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

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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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