Morning Briefing

Soul Seeing: The important thing is to keep planting and not give up

NCR Today: Churches should have the courage to recognize new revelations

If you haven't been listening to NCR's podcast, NCR In Conversation, start now: NCR Podcast: Congregational racism, gun violence prevention

NCR, with our sister publications, Celebration and Global Sisters Report, has some Advent resources to share with you. Whether you are looking for Scripture study, some quiet reflections or an inspiring read, check out our Celebration of Advent page.

Global Sisters Report: 

Costa Rican sisters care for neglected and abandoned children

ICYMI: Where gangs are family, job training offers chance to escape violence

GSR Today: Struggles of the newest religious congregations

In other news around the web: 

Effort to allow partisan politics in church reaches dead end

After Alabama, abortion may be backseat issue in 2018 races

CDC gets list of forbidden words: Fetus, transgender, diversity

White House signals Western Wall has to be part of Israel

German churches warn of increasing oppression of Christians worldwide

Why Trump Continues To Forge An Unlikely Bond With Religious Conservatives

This Evangelical Leader Denounced Trump. Then the Death Threats Started.

DailyBreadBanner.jpgStart your day inspired with daily Scripture reflections. Join NCR's sister publication, Celebration, for Daily Bread, a series of short reflections written by four authors who meet regularly to share the readings.

Or reflect on Pencil Preaching.jpgPencil Preaching by Pat Marrin. Every morning, Pat Marrin breaks open the Word with a pencil sketch and a short meditation.

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