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Religion and Public Life Survey, 2008

In the late summer of 2008, the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press and the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life commissioned a telephone survey to... read more >

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General Social Survey 2008 Cross-Section and Panel Studies

Since 1972, the National Opinion Research Center has conducted the General Social Surveys (GSS) in order to facilitate time-trend studies on the public’s attitude on a variety of social issues.... read more >

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Presbyterian Panel Study, November 2004

Since 1973 the General Assembly Council of the Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) has conducted panel studies of church members, elders, active pastors and specialized clergy every three years in order to... read more >

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Effective Rest Home Ministry

With the increasing numbers of seniors in our society, the need for local pastors, lay leaders, and ministry groups to provide worship services in senior citizen centers and rest homes... read more >

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The Multiracial Congregations Project

The Multiracial Project defined multiracial congregations as those congregations in which no one racial group constitutes more than 80 percent of the total, and then studied multiracial congregations for insights... read more >

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Urban Space, Race, and Church Integration

In summary fashion, this article argues that the inability to integrate congregations is directly linked to the spacial separation of inner city, largely black ghettos from suburban, predominantly white suburbs.... read more >

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Religion and Urban Culture

Perhaps surprisingly, clergy ranked at the bottom of those who have influence in Indianapolis communities although nearly 50 percent of respondents thought clergy should have significant influence. That’s according to... read more >

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Tilling Land And Spirit

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The Power of Questions

"Questioning is a uniquely powerful tool for unlocking value in organizations: It spurs learning and the exchange of...

Churches - Buildings and Congregations, 5 Do's & Don't

A church is both building and people, bricks and mortals. First came the attendance decline among mortals; a...

Only 91 percent of Men Think Killing is Wrong

Keeping the Sabbath was the least popular of the commandments among religious “nones,” with 20 percent saying it is...

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