Tag Archives: Clergy & Congregations

BRIEF: Monk to visit Spokane, present seminar on Buddhism

Bhante Seelawimala, a Theravada Buddhist monk who has been instrumental in establishing several Buddhist Centers in the United States and Canada, will present a seminar Saturday at the Spokane Buddhist Temple.

From 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. he will present, "Buddhism in Your Daily Life" for a suggested donation of $20, or $15 for temple members.

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Report: Megachurches thriving in tough economic times

Despite the tough economy, many of the nation’s largest churches are thriving, with increased offerings and plans to hire more staff, a new survey shows.
Just 3 percent of churches with 2,000 or more attendance surveyed by Leadership Network, a Dallas-based church think tank, said they were affected “very negatively” by the economy in recent years.

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