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Help For Faith Communities After A Natural Disaster Or Tragedy Prayer and Preparedness During a Disaster Insights into Religion Lilly Foundation

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.

 

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Finding Renewal Through Fellowship Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News Pastors Christianity

Stress and loneliness can take a toll on pastoral leaders. For many, peer groups combat the isolation and provide important revitalization, new research shows.

Congregations Struggle With Attendance, Finance collection plate Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News GettyImages

The past decade hasn’t been kind to American congregations. But things may not be that ominous.

Leadership Magazine Provides Tools For Clergy Faith & Leadersship Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News

Pastors are turning to the Web for ideas, networking and education. A new resource from Duke Divinity School is helping fuel this effort.

A New Book Suggests Teens Are Practicing Religion in Their Own Way Insights into Religion News Lilly Foundation Grants Funding Christianity Youth

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

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  Whole Works of the Rev. John Howe, M.A. with a Memoir of the Author. Vol. VI.  After... More >   The Works of Thomas Manton, D.D. Vol. XX. by Manton, Thomas, Sermons on 1 John 3  ... More >
The Henry Luce Foundation made a major grant in Summer 2014 to continue support for the Henry Luce... More > This Faith Communities Today (FACT) study compares the responses of more than 14,000 pastors,... More >

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Watchfulness, Vision and The Future

It's a good word for the church. In his instructions to the church at Colossae, Paul asks his readers to be watchful....

Poll Out on Prayers of the Non-Religious

For many non-believers, it is an instinctive response to a crisis: “Please, God.” So perhaps it should not be...

Sermons for President's Day from Indiana University

War of 1812 in the collections of the Lilly Library at Indiana University:   Before the War, The War - 1812...

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The annual Calvin Symposium on Worship is a three-day conference held in January and sponsored

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