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Thomas H. Lake Lecture - Mona Siddiqui - March 2, 2023

Announcement: Thomas H. Lake Lecture

We are excited to share that the 18th Annual Thomas H. Lake Lecture is scheduled for March 2, 2023 with…

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Former Lake Dissertation Fellowship Recipients Receive ARNOVA Awards

Former Lake Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship Recipients, Allison Schnable and Shai Dromi received awards at the 2022 ARONVA conference in November. …

Lake Institute in Hiring

Hiring Senior Program Manager

Lake Institute on Faith & Giving – within the first-of-its-kind Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy – invites inquiries,…

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Study analyzes role of religious congregations in disaster relief

originally posted on September 21, 2022 on the Indiana University O’Neill School blog Religious congregations will play a critical role…

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What Is a Tithe? New Data on Perceptions of the 10 Percent

originally published at Barna Group on September 7, 2022 What exactly are Christians’ prevailing views on matters of stewardship and…

Dollars and cents

Despite financial hardships, Americans upped their giving to congregations during pandemic

By Jeff Brumley originally published at Baptist News Global on August 18, 2022 The financial hardships many Americans faced during the COVID-19…

Lake Institute in Hiring

Hiring Associate Director of Engagement

Lake Institute on Faith & Giving – within the first-of-its-kind Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy – invites inquiries,…

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Studies suggest spiritual practices may prompt people to get off the mat and engage

By Yonat Shimron originally published at Religion News Service on August 18, 2022 (RNS) — For years, spiritual practices such as…

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Churches are forgiving medical debt

At First Presbyterian Church, in Durham, N.C., forgiving medical debt is about more than helping those in need, or even…

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2022 Giving in Faith

The last two years have brought considerable change and uncharted territory for us all. Places of worship across the United…

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