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The number of megachurches in the United States has grown tremendously over the past 20 years, which suggests this innovative American institution has taken root and is thriving.

 

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

Denominational Decline Related To Birthrates, Societal Changes Lilly Foundation Insights Into Religion News Hartford Seminary

Sociologists have tried to explain the decline of mainline denominations in a variety of ways. The truth is a little more complicated, says one prominent sociologist who has studied the data.

Tilling Land And Spirit Sustainability Insights into Religion News Lilly Foundation Funding Environment Christian Gardens

Church gardens feed community, nourish the soul.

Christian education programs vital to congregational health Insights into Religion Lilly Foundation

Some churches are seeing a consumer mentality when it comes to religious education. The trend highlights the importance of preparing Christian educators for the future.

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"We are wired to be outside. In her new book, "The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes Us Happier,... More > The Association of Religion Data Archives offers an online dictionary of religious terms. ARDA... More >
This Faith Communities Today (FACT) study compares the responses of more than 14,000 pastors,... More > The blues, which have so profoundly shaped American popular music – from jazz and rhythm &... More >

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Revolutionary Artist in Kansas and California Constructing the World’s Largest Stained Glass Window

Judson Studios is a 30-person family-run business that for the last 120 years has hewn closely to the traditional...

INC Christianity: America's Fastest Growing Christian Community

INC Christianity is led by a network of popular independent religious entrepreneurs, often referred to as “...

Muslim Pakistani Immigrants Donate $15 Million to The University of Notre Dame

“We came as immigrants, and this country has given us so much,” Mrs. Ansari said in an interview ahead of the...

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This is the 20th anniversary of the Lives of Committment at Auburn Seminary.

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