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Racial power vs. divine glory: Why desegregation remains an elusive goal for U.S. congregations

Taking the fear out of doubt may lead to healthier congregations

Hell hath some fury – and potential benefits – for many Americans

Be Not Afraid: Love, Acceptance of Disabled Bring Gifts of Faith to Congregations

Breaking Barriers: Women Pastors May Be Paving Way for Gay, Lesbian Leaders

The Many Paths of The Road To Heaven

A delicate balance: Pastors set apart for ministry are also key to building community

Spiritual experiences in worship tied to increased giving

The war at home: Congregations may play important role for combat veterans

Private prayer and public good