Articles by Faith & Leadership at Duke Divinity School
Tuesday June 15, 2021
Some may shake their heads in disapproval or approval of the election results, but the bottom line is that there’s work to do, says the dean of Duke Chapel in this sermon.
Friday May 14, 2021
The demands of professional life can estrange us from our sense of calling. Authentic conversations between new and long-tenured professionals can help...
Thursday April 08, 2021
As we resume in-person ways, churches are uniquely equipped to welcome people back, writes a managing director of Leadership Education at Duke Divinity.
Monday November 02, 2020
In this Duke Divinity School Faith & Leadership interview, the minister and professor of preaching offers a method of dialogue in light of the presidential election.
Wednesday September 16, 2020
The torture inflicted on Black people dates back to enslavement and continues to this day as a denial of their humanity, writes the dean of Duke Chapel.
Tuesday August 18, 2020
The preaching and leadership necessary for the church to fulfill its mission inevitably produces discomfort in the people and in their leader, writes the theologian and retired UMC bishop.
Wednesday July 08, 2020
It is natural to be afraid at a time like this. But the spiritual practice of reading Scripture within a deep tradition can be grounding for us, and can help us be resilient in the face of fear, writes UMC Bishop Ken Carter.
Thursday April 30, 2020
COVID-19 presents us with overwhelming daily challenges, but we must also begin to consider what's ahead, writes a managing director of Leadership Education at Duke Divinity.
Wednesday April 29, 2020
The disciplined reading of poetry can inculcate a mindset of paying deep attention to the world around us, says scholar Debra Dean Murphy.
Friday April 17, 2020
People have always experienced fear, and always will, says the Rev. Adam Hamilton. It’s part of who we are and how we are wired. In many ways, fear is even a good thing that warns us of potential dangers.