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1001 Residency in Chicago at Friendship Presbyterian Church

At Friendship Presbyterian Church, worship is a central and centering act of the worshiping community that inspires us to go into the world and work for justice and peace. With 1001 Worshipping Communities, Friendship has created a Pastoral Residency, a yearlong program for the entrepreneurial in...

McCormick Theological Seminary and The Center for Innovative Ministry Launch Third Annual McCormick Prize for Innovation Contest

McCormick Theological Seminary and the Center for Innovative Ministry are pleased to announce the Third Annual McCormick Prize for Innovation. Center Director Rev. Dr. Thomas Dickelman, a McCormick graduate (’83, ’91), Founding Pastor of the Community Church of Lake Forest and Lake Bluff and...

Give a Year, Gain a Lifetime: Service Programs that Change the World Class of 2017 Announced

Service Programs that Change the World (www.ServicePrograms.org) is a collection of faith-based young-adult volunteer programs that provide leadership training, job opportunities, and career development for young people who want to work together to change the world. This year’s Service Programs...

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King and the Intersection of Faith and Service

Nearly every community around the country organizes service events that are well attended by people of all ages, faiths, cultures, classes and races. A quote from King is often used to define and capture the spirit of the day: “Everyone can be great,” he proclaimed, “because everyone can serve.”...