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Friday's News & Ideas

  • Can you get in trouble if your child proselytizes?
  • Eugene Peterson on lectio divina
  • Not "why do bad things happen to good people?" but "why do good managers make bad decisions?"

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Guns OK in Arkansas churches?
  • Millions reading "The Shack"--What's it mean?
  • Darwin's faith shaken not by evolution but by daughter's death

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • One kind of investing is working: the Muslim kind
  • Is this all we're good for? Pastors asked to help with digital TV switch
  • Return of an economic dinosaur. Layaway? No, indulgences

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Looking for a theological alternative to left and right
  • More people claim speaking in tongues as spiritual gift than claim leadership
  • Can full disclosure of scandal in the media harm our souls?

Tuesday's News & Ideas

Are excessive activities a sign of an ailing church? Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury, worries about church bulletin boards that are overstuffed with announcements. Is there room left for God? For listening to the Christ who prays in and through the one in the pew beside you?

Monday's News & Ideas

  • Holocaust-denying bishop story not going away
  • Rural churches, on the other hand, are going away
  • A doctor made to listen to her patient


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