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World Harvest Mission Gains New Name: Serge

JENKINTOWN, Penn. (April 21, 2014) — World Harvest Mission is changing its name to Serge. The name was made public on April 21, 2014. The discipleship and missionary-sending ministry hopes to more clearly represent its work with the new name. Serge is a metaphor referring to a sewn seam that joins two pieces of frayed […]

Yale Institute of Sacred Music Fellows 2014-2015

New Haven, Conn. – The Yale Institute of Sacred Music (ISM) is pleased to announce that six new fellows will be joining its interdisciplinary community for the 2014-2015 year. The Institute is an interdisciplinary graduate center educating leaders who foster, explore, and study engagement with the sacred through music, worship, and the arts in Christian […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – April 18

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1733 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on April 18 (check local listings). Atrocities in Myanmar - At one level, the former nation of Burma is moving slowly toward a free society. At the same time, as Lucky Severson reports, there is continuing mob persecution of […]

Association Responds to Disney & Nature Conservancy Research That Says Parents Are Concerned Kids Are Nature Deprived

April 15, 2016 (Colorado Springs, Colo.) – Christian Camp & Conference Association (CCCA) is offering summer camp as a solution in response to the recent survey conducted by the Nature Conservancy and funded by Disney. The global research captures how much time kids spend outside – and parents’ perspective on the importance of time spent in nature. According […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – April 11

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1732 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on April 11 (check local listings).  Severely Impaired Premature Babies – Technology has allowed premature and critically ill newborn babies to survive, but sometimes with major problems. Dr. John Lantos, […]

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly listings – April 4

Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly is a production of THIRTEEN for WNET. Visit www.pbs.org/religionandethics for additional information. Show #1731 will be fed over PBS at 5:00 p.m. EST on April 4 (check local listings). New Calvinism – In many Southern Baptist churches there is a revival of interest in Calvinism, the strict theology of the 16th century […]

Servant Leadership School to Hold Second Co-Creation Conference in 2014

GREENSBORO, NC, March 31st —The Servant Leadership School of Greensboro in conjunction with Holy Trinity Episcopal Church is hosting its second national Co-Creation Conference www.servleader.org May 1–3, 2014 in Greensboro. Co-Creation 2014 keynote speakers are Dr. Cynthia Bourgeault, author of “The Holy Trinity and the Law of Three”  “The Wisdom Jesus,” “Centering Prayer and Inner […]

Survivors Petition Governor & General Assembly

Schererville, Indiana — Sexual assault survivors and supporters have collected almost 1,700 petition signatures in less than three weeks to eliminate the statute of limitations (SOL) on sexual assault in Indiana. They have added the members of the State Senate and House to receive their petition, along with Governor Mike Pence. The Governor’s Director of […]