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various | Devotional, Liturgies, Prayers, Reflections Jun 16th, 2016

Congregational Resources after the Orlando Shootings

The items at this link are offerings for churches and others to use as aids in worship and however anyone might need. Please use and share.

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Cody Sanders and Angela Yarber | Book Nov 18th, 2015

Microaggressions in Ministry: Confronting the Hidden Violence of Everyday Church

(This is a link to the book which can be purchased through the AllianceConnect bookstore.) Subtle slights, insults, and indignities expressed to persons of varied minority statuses, although usually unintentional, occur on a regular basis in education, the workplace, and daily life. This is the first book that addresses the concept of microaggressions in ministry and church life. Drawing from their background as ordained clergy, Sanders and Yarber introduce ministry leaders to the concept of microaggressions and look specifically at microaggressions directed at race, gender, and sexuality in the church. Sanders and Yarber help readers become more aware of these subtle and often unconscious communications, offering realistic examples and guidance for grappling with this issue in preaching, religious education, worship, spirituality, and pastoral care and counseling. Microaggressions in Ministry equips congregations with methods for assessment and tools for action that will ultimately help create stronger, mo

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Rev. Jay McNeal | Podcasts May 24th, 2015

Clergy for Hire Podcast

The podcast is an interview format inviting faith leaders such as Brian McLaren and Bishop Will Willimon to share "success" and "failure" stories, as well as favorite resources, some theology and a lightning round of Q&A. Be connected and revisit your seminary level engagement. This podcast is designed for an interfaith and interdenominational audience. Want to be a guest or recommend a guest, just check out the web page! Share this blessing with your friends and colleagues and join the CFH affiliation. (The podcast is free. The affiliation is $5/mo.)

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Cody Sanders, Editor | Essays May 8th, 2014

Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth

Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth is a critical resource for individuals and faith communities engaged in theological and biblical conversations about same sex relationships. Now in its second edition, RDTW is the collaborative work of the Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America, Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists and the Alliance of Baptists.