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thanksgiving harvest table

Knowing that many of our visitors are in the midst of Thanksgiving worship planning, we searched our affiliate group sites for great resources and articles for worship and sermon topics. We hope these links to resources will stimulate your own creative thinking and generate fresh Thanksgiving worship ideas this season.

St. Paul says Christians are to “pray without ceasing.”  One Quaker practitioner says holy silence — a way of listening to God — is one way to do that.

Majesty and Tragedy in Oklahoma  Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News Christianity

In churches around the world, Psalm 8’s resounding praise of God will be read this Sunday. “O Lord, our Sovereign, how majestic is your name in all the earth!” Women and men will confess that these are the words of God. But we will do so with grief, with deep questions about God and the world God has crafted and continues to sustain.

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Studying a congregation's narrative, experts say, helps shape a church's future.

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What happens after death? Is there a heaven? What happens to people who don’t get in?  In a... More > Research indicates that about 3,500 U.S. churches close their doors every year. In that environment... More >
By paying attention to feedback from local congregations, the Reformed Church in America has... More > "The American Mosque 2011," a study by Dr. Ihsan Bagby, explores the basic characteristics of the... More >

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Volunteer Shortage Affects Church Food Programs

Joe and Judy Nesbit spent Tuesday afternoon taking stock of hundreds of food items filling the shelves of the Seventh-...

Lilly Gives $10 million for Duke's Lilly Library Renovation

"Our [Lilly] family's commitment to restore and expand Duke's library that bears the Lilly name comes from our hearts...

Strengthening Indianapolis Through Arts and Cultural Innovation

The Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment Inc. announced the project Wednesday as one of nearly $49 million in grants for...

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