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A competitive marketplace is forcing churches to embrace business practices to court fickle churchgoers.

 

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When it comes to social media, congregations and clergy trail behind most other organizations and individuals.

Websites, Facebook and other tools are helping churches stay connected to their members and reach out to the wider community.

Staff at three universities across the United States - Emory University in Georgia, North Park University in Chicago, and Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, near Atlanta, outlined how they’ve revamped their library facilities and adopted digital technology to remain competitive in an increasingly digital world.

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Breaking free from the stereotype of the disengaged teen could help churches serve them better. And as those teens age into adulthood, congregations need to be willing to work to keep them involved.

 

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The church year cycles through the birth, life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The longest... More > Congregations new to social media like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are often not certain how to... More >
Is it ethical for a person with a terminal illness to take his or her own life? Recent (2013)... More > Researchers at Bar Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel, embarked on a project to systematically... More >

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Sharing Deep Stories Despite Politics

“We all have deep stories, whatever our politics, but we’re not fully aware of them. They’re dreamlike and are told...

Support for Rural Pastors

Grove City College received a nearly $1 million grant to help establish the Project on Rural Ministry. It’s an outreach...

Sunday Church Servicing in the Wake of Hurricane Michael

"Church leaders knew the Sunday following the storm would be important and necessary in what's expected to be a...

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