Summer 2004

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The map of governance

President Christa R. Klein explores the challenge of calling the right people to the board table.
Issue: Summer 2004
Topic(s): Board recruitment & orientation , Governance wise practices
Department: Wing on wing
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Spirit matters
Gracious governance

At the end of the day, the responsibility to learn the culture of a school rests on the board. And therein is the root of gracious governance.
Issue: Summer 2004
Department: Spirit matters
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Timely and thoughtful does it
The board's role in evaluating the president

The second of a four-part series on the life cycle of a successful presidency looks at the importance of timely and thoughtful evaluation.
Issue: Summer 2004
Topic(s): Dashboards , Evaluation (board / presidential) , Presidential leadership
Department: Tool box
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Innovation in theological education

It is tough to be innovative when resources are tight. But as leaders in seminary settings are discovering, innovation can open doors to exciting new avenues of service and expanded support.
Issue: Summer 2004
Topic(s): Academic programs , Denominational & church relationships
Department: Perspective
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Good questions, helpful answers

Many board hands make lighter work in a successful church relations program.
Issue: Summer 2004
Topic(s): Denominational & church relationships
Department: Forum
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Hyping Jesus
A review of American Jesus: How the Son of God Became a National Icon

Title: American Jesus: How the Son of God Became a National Icon Author: Stephen Prothero Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux
Issue: Summer 2004
Department: Books
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Confronting the crisis
A review of Governance, Accountability, and the Future of the Catholic Church

Title: Governance, Accountability, and the Future of the Catholic Church Authors: Francis Oakley and Bruce Russett Publisher: Continuum
Issue: Summer 2004
Department: Books
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Edwards in the hands of a skillful writer
A review of Jonathan Edwards: A Life

Title: Jonathan Edwards: A Life Author: George M. Marsden Publisher: Yale University Press
Issue: Summer 2004
Department: Books
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