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Politics and Religion: Pastors’ Perceptions

We gathered around a table for a small group discussion.  The topic of the workshop was professional ethics for clergy.  One of my colleagues shared: “I have a problem I’m not sure how to approach.  A woman in my church, … Continue reading

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Community Building in an Era of Individualized Experience

A calendar notification brought it to my attention. My cell phone contract will soon expire. Two years have already passed. I’ll stay will my current carrier. I know that when I sign a new contract, I can get a new … Continue reading

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Institutional Religion: The Old Structures Don’t Work

Every few years, the Pew Research Center releases new data on religious affiliation in the United States as part of Religion and Public Life study. In May 2015, the statistics showed the continued increase in the number of people in … Continue reading

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