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News for the Common Good

"News for the Common Good" is an electronic newsletter whose purpose is to build the common good in the world by sharing items of interest to the Minnesota community. We emphasize cross-pollination and bridge-building between faith, broader nonprofit, and other social sectors.

To read the current "News for the Common Good" issues, click on the headings below. You can also check out our archived issues.

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This Month's Newsletters

July 19, 2017

 

In this Issue

News  
   Not limited, empathy is a choice
   Invite a tutor to speak to your church
   Start seeing black people
   Work in Minnesota's "God Box"
     
Upcoming Events 
   Rethinking Church
   When Home Won't Let You Stay
   Interfaith: Creating a Culture of Peace
   Substance Abuse Workshop for Faith Leaders
   Contemporary Perspectives on Luther
   Dakota Sacred Sites Tour
   
Make a Difference
   Household items for new refugees
   Congregations with strong young adult ministries

Resources
   10 commandments for male clergy
   Man's quest for meaning
   Culture Alert: Colbert coasts on God, Ke$ha is "Praying"
   Reignite your passion for your vocation

Grants
   Pastoral Study Project
   Pastoral Internships
   Mentoring for Young Adults
   Vocational Resources
   Hennepin Recycling Grant
 
Employment    
   Joint Religious Legislative Coalition Organizer
   Associate Pastor
   Organist/Choir Director
   Youth Ministries Coordinator
   King's Kids Preschool Director
   Youth Minister
   Director of Youth and Young Adults
   Chaplain (Native American)

Looking Forward  
   Joining Community Forces
   Nobel Peace Prize Forum
   Transform Ideas: Creation Care

July 5, 2017

 

In this Issue

News  
   Fear not
   Twin Cities World Refugee Day
   Fostering empathy in educational institutions
   Do black girls need less support?
   White Christians less aware of bias
   Work in Minnesota's "God Box"
     
Upcoming Events 
   Unity & Peace Lantern Release
   Bridge of Reconciliation
   Uncovering Hidden Shame
   Rethinking Church
   Interfaith: Creating a Culture of Peace
   
Make a Difference
   Bathroom essentials needed for refugees

Resources
   How do you preach about international relations?
   "God Bless America" is a Biblical prayer
   "You brood of vipers" isn't a pep talk
   Learn change leadership locally
   
Grants
   Hennepin Recycling Grant
   Pastoral Study Project
   Pastoral Internships
   Mentoring for Young Adults
   Vocational Resources
 
Employment    
   Associate Pastor
   Organist/Choir Director
   Youth Ministries Coordinator
   King's Kids Preschool Director
   Youth Minister
   Executive Director
   Director of Youth and Young Adults
   Chaplain (Native American)

Looking Forward  
   Contemporary Perspectives on Luther
   Joining Community Forces
   Transform Ideas: Creation Care

 


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