Spring 2010

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Board chairs at the hub

In Trust president Christa R. Klein writes about a recent In Trust gathering of theological school board chairs.
Issue: Spring 2010
Department: Wing on wing
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Connect with the eternal

Contributing editor Melinda R. Heppe reflects on an Easter vigil that provides the time, space, and focus to help participants connect with the divine.
Issue: Spring 2010
Topic(s): Spiritual life
Department: Spirit matters
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View from the balcony

A review of Governance and Ministry, a new book on board leadership by Dan Hotchkiss.
Issue: Spring 2010
Topic(s): Governance wise practices
Department: Books
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It takes discipline to say "No" to anonymous gifts

Accepting an anonymous gift exposes a school to harm if the funds turn out to be from an unethical or illegal source.
Issue: Spring 2010
Topic(s): Fundraising
Department: Perspective
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Great expectations and great rewards

Theological schools set high fundraising goals, but are they realistic?
Issue: Spring 2010
Topic(s): Fundraising
Department: Field notes
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Maximizing the power of board policies

Are policies creating a too-rigid environment that wastes the talents of your board? Or is your board using policy-making as a tool to help them do their best work?
Issue: Spring 2010
Topic(s): Governance wise practices
Department: Focus on governance
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From tension to joy

The former president of Tyndale University College & Seminary reflects on raising funds from outside the inner circle.
Issue: Spring 2010
Topic(s): Presidential search & transitions
Department: Viewpoint
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