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Corey Fields
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How social media is creating false reality. Like, all the time.
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Another example of faith communities being the catalyst for cross-sector partnerships that I find so inspiring. 
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"News flash: most pastors will fail at 'bringing in young families.'...Imagine if every church simply wanted a pastor who could bring in broken people. Now that’s a church."
By Jan Edmiston, DMin ’01 Almost every church I’ve ever known has wanted to Attract Young Families. The reasoning behind this includes the following: If we don’t regenerate, everyone will eve…
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"If 'being political' means getting caught up in the brouhaha of personalities, polls, etc., then that, of course, is best left for the front porch or living room. But our increasingly polarized and volatile environment must not scare us away from proclaiming and living the values of the Kingdom of God. We must uphold 'justice, mercy, and faithfulness' (Matt. 23:23), and if a certain politician or party happens to fall in or out of line with such values, so be it."
Our increasingly polarized environment must not scare us away from proclaiming the values of the Kingdom of God. By Corey Fields The Pew Research Cent...
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Update: On Monday afternoon the all-woman Associated Press team won the Pulitzer Prize for Public Service for this investigation. Is seafood on the menu tonight? Well, there’s a chance it might have been caught by a slave. That’s what the Associated Press uncovered when reporters traveled to the remote island of Benjina, Indonesia. They found workers trapped in cages, whipped with toxic stingray tails for punishment, and forced to work 22 hours a...
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"The contrast between the sight and sound of these children and the state of the adult world is just mind-boggling."
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Husband, daddy, and American Baptist pastor who's passionate about mission, justice, and finding God in every day life.
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Husband, daddy, and American Baptist pastor. Baptist News Global columnist. Practicing Families contributing writer. D.Min, Central Baptist Theological Seminary (focus: missional church). Louisville Institute Pastoral Study Project grantee (2014) studying how churches are engaging in Christian community development.

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  • Central Baptist Theological Seminary
    D.Min, Missional Church, 2011 - 2014
  • James Madison University
    B.A., Communication Studies, 1998 - 2002
  • Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond
    M.Div, 2003 - 2006
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