Jump to Navigation

About This Site

Through this gateway, religious leaders and the public can find congregational resources and insights into religious practices. The organizations and projects on this portal site are supported by Lilly Endowment’s Religion Division. Please view the video introduction to the Portal >

Affiliates

Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts

The Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts, based in Christ College, the interdisciplinary honors college of Valparaiso University in...

News Updates

Subscribe to our news updates

RSS Feeds

rss feed

Get Our RSS Feed

Our RSS feed provides an overview of the latest stories. Subscribe in your RSS reader >

On Scripture Weekly Resources

On Scripture

On Scripture Weekly Resources

ON Scripture – The Bible is a unique weekly Biblical commentary from Odyssey Networks that features scripture with a current events spin. Read it now >

Feature

A Screen In The Sanctuary? What Is A Realistic Approach To Social Media And Technology?  Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News Word Cloud

If it seems like everyone is on social media and using technology, it’s because they are. Last year 78 percent of Americans reportedly had at least one social media profile. Yet many churches are still struggling to adapt to society’s evolving digital landscape.

More Stories

A Screen In The Sanctuary? What Is A Realistic Approach To Social Media And Technology?  Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News Word Cloud

If it seems like everyone is on social media and using technology, it’s because they are. Last year 78 percent of Americans reportedly had at least one social media profile. Yet many churches are still struggling to adapt to society’s evolving digital landscape.

Christian Online Book Club Grows Out Of Life's Situations Sermons Scriptures Christian Classics  Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News

Online book clubs at the Christian Classics Ethereal Library offer motivation, discussion opportunities.

How To Engage People with Newsletter

In this world of social media, email newsletters are making a comeback.  

Emerging Adults Least Likely To Engage Their Faith Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News Christianity

Those who maintained the highest levels of religious commitment as adults adopted those habits earlier in life.

Links to Related Resources

This Faith Communities Today (FACT) study compares the responses of more than 14,000 pastors,... More > Lilly Fellows Program Network Exchange Program grants are designed to allow Network member... More >
The Association of Religion Data Archives offers an online dictionary of religious terms. ARDA... More > "We are wired to be outside. In her new book, "The Nature Fix: Why Nature Makes Us Happier,... More >

Search

News

News

A Call For Papers on Games and Learning in Religion and Theology

Teaching Theology and Religion Special Call for Papers on “Games and Learning in Religion and Theology”  ...

2017 Award Winners - Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship

Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship   Recipients include: Lizbeth Celis, Concord; Tessa Clark, Bethany...

McKibben Where Climate and Faith Meet

On the stump with former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, or writing the lead piece in the New York Times’...

Calendar

Mon, Jul 10, 2017 - 08:30 am
Application Deadline: January 17, 2017   Dates

Popular Tools

Map congregations and create a religious and demographic profile for your community!

Enter a ZIP code or city/state [e.g. Seattle, WA] for a map:  

Widget provided by: