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Youth Ministry That's More Than Fun and Games

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

At Clemson UMC, a Duke Divinity School M.A.C.P. student has helped change its approach to youth ministry, adopting a richer, deeper model aimed at forming young people into devoted disciples.

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Forming Scriptural Imagination

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Friday, February 15, 2013
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Scriptural Imagination

Dean Richard Hays, Ellen Davis, and Stanley Hauerwas discuss the formation of scriptural imagination and its importance in the renewal of the church.

Duke Divinity School hosted a panel discussion on the topic “Formation of Scriptural Imagination” on Monday, Feb. 11. Participants included Richard Hays, Dean and George Washington Ivey Professor of New Testament; Ellen Davis, Amos Ragan Kearns Professor of Bible and Practical Theology; and Stanley Hauerwas, Gilbert T. Rowe Professor of Theological Ethics. The discussion was moderated by Greg Jones, professor of theology and senior strategist for leadership education.

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Russ Ferguson: Making Space for Veterans

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Many of the nation’s veterans are in desperate need of community, and the church should welcome them, writes Ferguson, M.Div. '10, a Navy chaplain.

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Clark Lectures Feature Amy-Jill Levine

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Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Levine will lecture Feb. 20-21 on "’I didn't mean to sound anti-Jewish': Historical Ignorance, cultural stereotype, and New Testament interpretation” and "Of Bridegrooms and Virgins: Jesus and Jewish Women."

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William Turner to Deliver MLK Keynote Jan. 20

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Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Turner, professor of the practice of homiletics and a member of one of the first classes to include African Americans, will speak on "Praise, Protest & Power: 50 Years in the Making," complementing the 50th anniversary of Duke's first black undergraduate students.

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Profiles of Service: Laura Beach

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Rev. Laura Beach, a Thriving Rural Communities fellow and Duke Divinity alumna now serving Longtown UMC in Yadkinville, N.C., describes the richness she finds in rural ministry.

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Learning Leadership From Moses

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Thursday, November 1, 2012
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Learning Leadership

The story of Moses provides us with lessons in Christian leadership for God's people today, writes Dean Richard Hays in Divinity magazine.

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Duke Forward Campaign Launches

Monday, October 1, 2012

Divinity School aims to raise $80 million as its part of the university-wide campaign.

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On Saturday, Sept. 29, the Duke University Board of Trustees approved the launching of a major comprehensive fundraising campaign. The campaign, known as Duke Forward, will raise support for all schools, units, and programs within the university.

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Celebrate the City

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Andy Crouch, who will lecture at the 2012 Convocation & Pastors' School Oct. 15-16, discusses what it means for Christians to be fully involved in the life of thriving cities.

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Mel Baars: War and the Dimensions of Love

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

A Divinity alumna and Army chaplain in Afghanistan discovers that it’s easier to talk about love of enemies from a distance than up close.

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