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Multimedia Storyteller, McKnight Foundation

The McKnight Foundation of Minnesota seeks a multimedia storyteller. The newly created position reports to the communications director. The position creates and oversees the development of varied digital content types and message channels to promote McKnight’s credible influence, share insights … Continue reading

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Director of Learning, McKnight Foundation

The McKnight Foundation in Minnesota is seeking to hire for a newly created staff position focused on learning. The Strategic Framework and our approach to emergent learning and adaptive action demonstrate the foundation’s deep commitment to strategic learning as a … Continue reading

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Sacred Texts and Human Contexts CFP

Dear Colleagues: Nazareth College, Hickey Center for interfaith Studies and Dialogue is pleased to announce its 5th international conference on Sacred Texts and Human Contexts: Religions and the (De) Legitimization of Violence on July 29-31, 2018. The Conference is open … Continue reading

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Please consider writing on behalf of our members

At our recent meeting in St. Louis, the REA Board decided to encourage people to write letters informing the US government about our concern over the travel ban. Several members of our association were not able to be with us … Continue reading

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Photos from REA17

We are beginning to post photos from our recent meeting at our facebook site. Please send us photos! We’d love to have more to use, both on our website and in our eREACH newsletter. You can send them (via email, … Continue reading

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CFP Religion and Education in a Secular Age

REA member dr. K.H. (Ina) ter Avest is guest editing a special issue of the journal Education Sciences. She invites people to respond to the call for papers, noting the December 15th deadline. More information is available online.

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APT CFP focused on “making justice”

The call for papers for the upcoming Association of Practical Theology meeting has just been released. You can find the entire call online, but note that the theme of the biennial meeting to be held at Yale from April 13-15, … Continue reading

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Love Welcome conference, Oct. 20-21, 2017

The 221st (2014) General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA) adopted a resolution titled “The Global Crisis for LGBT People and Their Families: A Presbyterian Church (USA) Response.” The resolution acknowledges the illegality of homosexuality in 81 countries and the … Continue reading

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Proposed by-law changes

This memo serves as the official notice of proposed revisions to the REA Bylaws. A similar announcement will be posted in our newsletter, website, and social media platforms. When the REA Board of Directors proposes a change to our Bylaws, … Continue reading

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Barney Kathan’s latest book published

Wipf and Stock has announced the publication of a new book by a former REA executive and archivist, Boardman “Barney” Kathan. Entitled American Holy Days: The Heart and Soul of Our National Holidays, the book had its genesis at the … Continue reading

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