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Fewer than half of the parents surveyed in a recent study said their faith community is supportive of their child with special needs. A church must include all, and here are some ways to do that.

 

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Left to fester, conflict can lead church members to leave, finances to plummet, faith to be forever lost. It doesn’t have to be this way.

The number of Americans with no religious affiliation continues to rise. Fewer young people are going to church. And the effects of recession have placed greater burdens on religious institutions in a time of shrinking resources.

Often relegated to specialists, theology can better be understood as a process of recognizing a church’s distinctive practices.

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The "Using Resources" series of publications by the Center for Congregations is designed to help... More > Whether yours is a new congregation making decisions about when, where and what to build, or a long... More >
Analysis of data from the 2001 U.S. Congregational Life Survey reveals a strong correlation between... More > American Christianity is facing a conundrum. Churches that have fewer than 100 members, along with... More >

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Franklin College Master's Program Gift

"A $150,000 gift from Drs. Leonard and Teresa Bissonnette will help support Franklin College's new Master of Science in...

Working Hands

The Work of the Hands by Carolina Hinojosa-Cisneros ... It’s with open hands that we welcome the stranger, open up...

International Peacemaker on Syrian Refugee Crisis at Union Seminary

Dr. Mary Mikhael, a native of Syria, will visit Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond October 3, 2018, to address the...

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