NCLS (National Church Life Survey) Research is a world leader in research focused on connecting churches and their communities. Decades of rigorous and thoughtful research has focussed on well-being, spirituality and church health. The most well known five-yearly project is called the National Church Life Survey, which has had millions of participants. Co-operating denominations, including Catholics, Anglicans and Protestants, are a network for sharing practical resources to help churches and communities.

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Submissions from 2019

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Quest-religious orientation among church leaders in Australia: A function of psychological predisposition or openness to mystical experience?, Leslie Francis, Andrew Village, and Ruth Powell

Submissions from 2018

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Assessing peer and parental influence on the religious attitudes and attendance of young churchgoers: Exploring the Australian National Church Life Survey, Leslie J. Francis, Gemma Penny, and Ruth Powell

Submissions from 2017

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Australia, Ruth Powell

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Bonding and bridging among first generation Asian migrants in Australian protestant churches, Andrew Village, Ruth Powell, and Miriam Pepper

Submissions from 2013

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Critical realism: A practical ontology to explain the complexities of smoking and tobacco control in different resource settings, Dunsi Oladele, Alexander M. Clark, Solina Richter, and Lory Laing

Submissions from 2011

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Consumerism as theodicy: Religious and secular meaning functions in modern society, Tim Jackson and Miriam Pepper

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An examination of Christianity and socially conscious and frugal consumer behaviors, Miriam Pepper, Tim Jackson, and David Uzzell

2011 National Church Life Survey Attender Surveys, Ruth Powell and

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2011 NCLS Attender Data Survey Types AP and AC, Ruth Powell and

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B - Coming to Faith - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

C - Worship - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

D - Leadership - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

E - Attender Contribution - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

F - New Initiatives - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

G - Participation - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

H - Sharing of the Faith - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

I - Multicultural Aspects of Church Life - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

J - Religious Beliefs and Practices - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

K - Spiritual Experiences - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

L - About the Attender - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

M - Wellbeing - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

NCLS Attender Data 2011, Ruth Powell and

N - Social Issues - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

O - Social Issues and the Church - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

P - The Environment - 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

Q - Employment, Donations and Self Improvement- 2011 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

Submissions from 2010

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Ministry orientation and ministry outcomes: Evaluation of a new multidimensional model of clergy burnout and job satisfaction, Maureen Miner, Martin Dowson, and Sam Sterland

A study of multidimensional religion constructs and values in the United Kingdom, Miriam Pepper, Tim Jackson, and David Uzzell

Submissions from 2009

Is 'green' religion the answer to the ecological crisis? A reflection in the context of the english-speaking west, Steve Douglas and Miriam Pepper

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Orientation to the demands of ministry: Construct validity and relationship with burnout, Maureen Miner, Sam Sterland, and Martin Dowson

ACUC0001 - NCLS Operations Data 2006. Sample data 2009, Ruth Powell and

ACUC0002 - NCLS Attender Data 2006. Sample data 2009, Ruth Powell and

Submissions from 2006

2006 NCLS Attender Surveys, Ruth Powell and

B - Coming to Faith - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

C - Worship and Multicultural Issues - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

D - Belonging and Personal Characteristics - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

E - Leadership (Motivation) - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

F - Leadership (Communications) - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

G - Society and Church - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

H - Wider Community Involvement - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

I - Coming to and Sharing Faith - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

J - Social Issues - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

K - Church Life Issues and Local Community - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

L - About the Attender (Priorities and Giving) - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

NCLS Attender Data 2006. Sample data, Ruth Powell and

NCLS Operations Data 2006. Sample data, Ruth Powell and

O - Reading the Bible; Government and the Media; the Wider World. - 2006 National Church Life Survey: Sample Attender Survey, Ruth Powell and

Submissions from 2005

What do associate teachers do anyway? A comparison of theoretical conceptualizations in the literature and observed practices in the field, Marion Sanders, Martin Dowson, and Catherine Sinclair

Submissions from 2004

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The development and validation of the Goal Orientation and Learning Stratergies Survey (Goals-S), Martin Dowson and Dennis McInerney

Submissions from 2003

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Right motives: A Christian perspective on students' academic motivation, Martin Dowson and Pamela Harvey

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What do students say about their motivational goals?: Towards a more complex and dynamic perspective on student motivation, Martin Dowson and Dennis McInerney

Submissions from 2002

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Performance approach, performance avoidance and depth of information processing: A fresh look at relations between students' academic motivation and cognition, Katrina L. Barker, Dennis McInerney, and Martin Dowson