Grants? Genius!

by MaryAnn McKibben Dana This past week the MacArthur Foundation named 23 new MacArthur Fellows as recipients of their so-called “genius grants.” These fellowships were awarded to a mandolin player, […]

Don’t Quit Your Day Job

Tent-makers, part-timers, and the future of congregational leadership by Stacy Smith Ten years ago, when I was in college and first considering seminary, I was blessed to be part of […]

Funding Realities and the Future Church

by Dr. Ed Brenegar The question crossed my mind, “What if non-profits are no longer fundable? What does this mean for churches and presbyteries? How will we fund the church […]

The Courage to Die

by Jessica Tate I’m an Apple (computer) enthusiast. While I’ve resisted temptation of the iPhone 5, I have been paying attention to its press. In an article for the Washington […]

Dynamic Church in a Time of Change–Regional Gathering in Washington, DC

Harvesting Insights to Help Each Other Thrive October 27, 2012 ~ 10am-4pm at Church of the Pilgrims (2201 P St. NW, Washington, DC 20037) Who should come? Presbyterian church leaders from […]

The Yeast from Durham

Rev. Esta Jarrett, pastor of Canton Presbyterian Church in the mountains of western North Carolina, preached at the NEXT Regional Gathering in Durham on August 18th, 2012. She was gracious […]