How Online Churches Boost Members’ Engagement

How Online Churches Boost Members’ Engagement

Does your worship space open to the street or the parking lot? While walking my dog, I noticed the church buildings in my neighborhood all seemed to have been built in one of two ways; they either have their main entrances facing the street or facing the parking lot...
Out-of-the-Box Ways COVID-19 Helped Our Congregation

Out-of-the-Box Ways COVID-19 Helped Our Congregation

The pandemic has been extremely difficult for clergy as congregational leaders. We have had to rethink a lot of our preconceived notions and adapt to a significant new reality. From the beginning, I said I believed that when this is all over, we will have experienced...
Ethical Questions Swirl Around Hybrid Creation

Ethical Questions Swirl Around Hybrid Creation

The chimera was a horrific hybrid creature from ancient Asia Minor composed of a lion’s body with a goat’s head and a snake’s tail. The fire-breathing creature was feared until the king of Lycia ordered Bellerophon to kill the monster. The chimera is not the only...
How Giant Mergers Will Affect Your Hospital

How Giant Mergers Will Affect Your Hospital

Around 14,000 physicians left private practice in order to join hospital groups between July 2016 and January 2018, according to a February report in The Journal of the American Medical Association. Plus, in spite of the pandemic, hospital systems saw almost 80...