Ncls Research

Publication List

This page lists some of the publications produced by the NCLS Research team and Associate Researchers.

Books

Powell, R., Bellamy, J., Sterland, S. Jacka., K., Pepper. M., Brady., M.(2012) Enriching Church Life – Edition 2. Adelaide: Mirrabooka Press.

Kaldor, P., Hughes, P. & Black, A. (2010) Spirit Matters: How Making Sense of Life Affects Wellbeing. Melbourne: Mosaic Press

Kaldor, P., McLean, J., Brady, M, Jacka, K. & Powell, R. (2009) Lead With Your Strengths. NCLS Research: Sydney.

Bellamy, J. Cussen, B. Sterland, S. Castle, K. Powell, R. & Kaldor, P. (2006) Enriching Church Life: A Practical Guide For Local Churches. Adelaide: Openbook.

Hughes, B. & Bellamy, J. (eds) (2004) A Passion for Evangelism: Turning Vision into Action. Adelaide: Openbook.

Bellamy, J., Black, A., Castle, K., Hughes., P, & Kaldor, P. (2002) Why People Don’t Go to Church, Adelaide; Openbook.

Kaldor, P., Castle, K. & Dixon, R. (2002) Connections for Life: Core Qualities to Foster in your church. Adelaide: Openbook.

Bellamy, J & Kaldor P (2002) Initial Impressions 2001, Adelaide: Openbook.

Kaldor, P. & Bullpitt, R. (2001) Burnout in Church Leaders. Adelaide: Openbook.

Kaldor, P., Bellamy, J., Powell, R., Castle, K. & Hughes, B. (1999) Build my Church: Trends and possibilities for Australian churches. Adelaide: Openbook.

Kaldor, P., Dixon, R. & Powell, R. (1999) Taking Stock: A profile of Australian church attenders. Adelaide: Openbook.

Kaldor, P. Bellamy, J. Powell, R. Hughes, B. Castle, K. (1997) Shaping a Future: Characteristics of Vital Congregations. Adelaide: Openbook.

Kaldor, P., Powell, R., Bellamy, J. Hughes, B. & Castle, K. (1997), Initial Impressions 1996, Adelaide: Openbook.

Kaldor, P., Powell, R., Bellamy, J. Correy, M., Castle, K & Moore, S. (1995), Views from the Pews, Adelaide: Openbook.

Kaldor, P., Bellamy, J., Powell, R., Correy, M. & Castle, K. (1994), Winds of Change: The experience of church in a changing Australia, Homebush West: Anzea Publishers.

Kaldor, P., Bellamy, J., Powell, R., Correy, M., & Castle, K. (1992), First Look in the Mirror, Homebush West: Anzea Publishers.

Two books were also published in the USA by US researchers, based on the equivalent National Church Life Survey in that country, developed in cooperation with NCLS Research in Australia:

Woolever, C and Bruce, D. (2004) Beyond the Ordinary. 10 Strengths of U.S. Congregations. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press.

Woolever, C. & Bruce, D. (2002) A Field Guide to U.S. Congregations. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press.

Book chapters

Dixon, R. (forthcoming) ‘The changing face of the Catholic community in Australia: challenges for Catholic social service organisations’. In Proceedings of the 2013 Catholic Social Services Conference.

Powell, R. (forthcoming). Australian Anglicans in Growth and Decline in the Anglican Communion (D. Goodhew Ed.) Ashgate Publishing: UK.

Pepper, M. and John, J. (2014) ‘Ecological engagement’, in William Emilsen (ed) An Informed Faith: The Uniting Church at the Beginning of the 21st Century, Mosaic Press: Melbourne.

Dixon, R. (2013) 'Mixed results for orthodoxy: the impact of contemporary cultural change on the acceptance of key Catholic beliefs and moral teachings by Australian Mass attenders';, in Giuseppe Giordan and William Swatos (eds), Testing Pluralism: Globalizing Belief, Localizing Gods. Religion and Social Order Series. Leiden: Brill.

Dowson, M. & Miner, M (2013) Religion, Culture, Motivation, and Achievement, in Advancing Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Educational Psychology; A Festschrift for Dennis McInerney, Liem, G. and Bernardo, A. (Eds)

Miner Bridges, M., Sterland, S., Dowson,. Powell, R. (2013) Spirituality and burnout amongst church leaders: Findings from the 2011 Australian National Church Life Survey in Psychology of burnout: New Research (B.R. Doolittle, Ed.) Nova Publication.

Pepper, M., Leonard, R., Powell, R., (2013) ‘Denominational Identification, Church Participation and Concern about Climate Change in Australia’. Book chapter in Climate Change—Cultural Change: Religious Responses and Responsibilities. Edited by Elvey., A. Mosaic Press. Melbourne.

Dixon, R. and Powell, R. (2012). ‘Vatican II: A data-based analysis of its impact on Australian Catholic life’. Book Chapter in Vatican II: Reception and Implementation in the Australian Church, edited by Ormerod, N. Rush, O., Pascoe, D., Johnson, C., Hodge, J. John Garrett Publishing. Melbourne.

Dowson, M., Miner, M. & Sterland, S. (2012). Burnout and job satisfaction among Australian Catholic clergy. In Ata, A.W. (Ed.), Catholics and Catholicism in contemporary Australia (pp.194-205). Melbourne, Australia: David Lovell.

Francis, Powell, Robbins. (2012). ‘Profiling Catholic Priests in Australia: an empirical study applying psychological type theory’. Book chapter. Edited by Ata, A. Catholics and Catholicism in Contemporary Australia.

Hughes, P. (2003) ‘Social Capital and Religion in Contemporary Australia’, in Howe, B. and Hughes, P. (eds) The Spirit of Australia II, The Australian Theological Forum, Adelaide, pp.131-144.

Kaldor, P and Bellamy J, (2000), ‘Fresh Through the Door: newcomers to church life in Australia’ in Francis, L and Katz, Y, (eds) Joining and Leaving Religion. Research Perspectives, Gracewing, Leominster, Herefordshire.

Hughes, P, Bellamy, J and Black, (2000) ‘Building social trust through education’ in Winter, I (ed) Social Capital and Public Policy in Australia, Australian Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne.

Hughes, P, Bellamy, J, Black, A and Kaldor, P, (2000) ‘Dropping out of church: the Australian experience’ in Francis, L and Katz, Y, (eds) Joining and Leaving Religion. Research Perspectives, Gracewing, Leominster, Herefordshire.

Booklets/workbooks

Brady, M, Jacka, K., Powell, R. (2014), Community Connections Workbook, Adelaide: Mirrabooka Press.

Brady, M, Jacka, K., Powell, R. (2012), Church Life Profile Workbook, Adelaide: Mirrabooka Press.

Kaldor, P., McLean, J., Brady, M, Jacka, K., & Powell, R. (2009) Lead With Your Strengths Booklet. NCLS Research: Sydney.

Kaldor, P., McLean, J., Brady, M, Jacka, K. & Powell, R. (2009) Lead With Your Strengths Workbook: A Leadership Strengths Appraisal. NCLS Research: Sydney.

Powell, R., Brady, M, Jacka, K., & Sterland, S. (2008) Community Connections Workbook for Churches. NCLS Research: Sydney

Powell, R., Brady, M, Jacka, K., Swann, N., Pippett, M., (2008) Guide to Community Social Profiles. Sydney: NCLS Research.

Hughes, P. & Castle K. (2007) Building Stronger Communities, A Study Guide for Churches, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R, (2006), Novus: Innovations in Church Life. Sydney: NCLS Research.

Bellamy, J, Black, A, Castle, K, Hughes, P, Kaldor, P, & Secker, N (2003) Profiling Australians. Social and religious characteristics of the population, Adelaide: Openbook.

Bellamy, J, Bullpitt, R & Castle, K (2003) Looking at our Community. A guide to using the 2001 Community Social profile, Adelaide: Openbook.

Bullpitt, R & Kaldor, P (2002) Connections for Life. Making the most of your NCLS and CLS-NZ 2001 Connections for Life Profiles, Adelaide: Openbook.

Journal articles

Cronshaw, D., Powell, R., Hancock, N., Sterland. S., and Wilson. S (forthcoming). Churches with a Faith-sharing Culture: A profile of the Baptist Union of Victoria. Australian eJournal of Theology.

Leonard, R. and Pepper, M. (forthcoming) “Climate change attitudes and energy descent actions of Australian churchgoers: The effects of religious persuasions and social capital”, Social Compass.

Mollidor, C., Hancock, N. & Pepper, M. (forthcoming) “Volunteering, religiosity and well-being: interrelationships among Australian churchgoers”, Mental Health, Religion and Culture.

Pepper, M., Sterland, S. & Powell, R. (2015). Methodological overview of the study of well-being through the Australian National Church Life Survey, Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 18:1, 8-19, DOI: 10.1080/13674676.2015.1009717

Powell, R. and Pepper. M. (forthcoming) “Subjective wellbeing, religious involvement and psychological type among Australian churchgoers”, Mental Health, Religion and Culture.

Powell, R., and Robbins., M. (2015) Special Issue: The Churches and Wellbeing: Perspectives from the Australian National Church Life Survey. Mental Health, Religion and Culture. 18:1, 1-7, DOI:10.1080/13674676.2015.1011370
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Robbins, M. and Powell, R. (2015) Psychological type profile of Protestant church leaders in Australia: Are clergymen and clergywomen different?, Mental Health, Religion and Culture.

Cronshaw, D, Powell, R Hancock, N. Sterland. S and Wilson. S (2014) Churches with a Vision for the Future: A profile of the Baptist Union of Victoria. Australian eJournal of Theology 21.1 (April 2014) 63.

Cronshaw, D, Powell, R, Powell, G, Hancock, H & Wilson, S (2014). Churches that Inspire and Empower: A Case Study Survey of the Baptist Union of Victoria. Australian eJournal of Theology 21:3 (December 2014) 212.

Dixon, R. (2013) ‘What Do Mass Attenders Believe? Contemporary Cultural Change and the Acceptance of Key Catholic Beliefs and Moral Teachings by Australian Mass Attenders’. Australasian Catholic Record, Vol 90, No 4, October, pp. 439-458.

Powell, R. (2013). Trends in Protestant church vitality over twenty years (1991-2011), Australian Journal of Mission Studies.

Powell, R., Robbins, M., and Francis, L. (2012). "The psychological-type profile of lay church leaders in Australia." Mental Health, Religion & Culture: 1-14.

Robbins, M., Francis, L., and Powell, R., (2012). "Work-related psychological health among clergywomen in Australia." Mental Health, Religion & Culture: 1-12.

Robbins, M., L. J. Francis, and Powell, R., (2012). "Congregational bonding social capital and psychological type: an empirical enquiry among Australian churchgoers." Mental Health, Religion & Culture: 1-14.

Francis, L, Robbins, M, Kaldor P, and Castle K (2009) "Psychological type and work-related psychological health among clergy in Australia, England and New Zealand", Journal of Psychology and Christianity, Vol.28 (No.3). pp. 200-212.

Miner, M., Dowson, M. and Sterland, S. (2010) "Ministry orientation and ministry outcomes: evaluation of a new multidimensional model of clergy burnout and job satisfaction". Journal of Occupational and Organisational Psychology, Vol 83(1).

Miner, M., Sterland, S. and Dowson, M. (2009) "Orientation to the demands of ministry: construct validity and relationship with burnout". Review of Religious Research, Vol 50(4).

Bruce, D.A., Sterland, S.J.R, Brookes, N.E. and Escott, P. (2006) "An international survey of congregations and worshipers: methodology and basic comparisons". Journal of Beliefs and Values, Vol. 27 (1), pp3-12.

Leonard, R. & Bellamy, J. (2006). "Volunteering within and beyond the congregation: A survey of volunteering among Christian church attendees", Australian Journal on Volunteering 11 (2): 16-24.

Miner, M., Sterland, S. and Dowson, M. (2006) "Coping with ministry: development of a multidimensional measure of internal orientation to the demands of ministry". Review of Religious Research, Vol 48(2).

Sterland, S, Bellamy, J, Escott, P and Castle, K (2006) "Attracting and integrating newcomers into church life: research in four countries" Journal of Beliefs & Values 27(1), 39-52.

Bellamy, J, Hughes, P and Black, A (2004) "Too much or too little choice? Insecurity of choice among adult Australians", International Journal of the Humanities 2(1), 579-588.

Francis, L.J., P.J. Kaldor, M. Shevlin and C.A. Lewis, (2004) ‘Assessing emotional exhaustion among Australian clergy: internal reliability and construct validity of the scale of emotional exhaustion in ministry (SEEM)’, Review of Religious Research 45(3), 269-277.

Francis, L.J. and P. Kaldor, (2002) ‘The relationship between psychological well-being and Christian faith and practice in an Australian population sample’, Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 41, 179-184.

Francis, L.J. and P. Kaldor, (2002) ‘The relationship between religion and Rosenberg’s measure of self esteem in an Australian population sample’, Transpersonal Psychology Review, 6(1), 53-59. .

Hughes, P. (2002) ‘Traditional and Post-traditional Societies: The Implications for Religious Education’, in The Journal of Religious Education, Vol 50, no. 2, May 2002.

Hughes, P. and Black, A., (2002) ‘The Impact of Various Personal and Social Characteristics on Volunteering’ in The Journal of Volunteering, October, 2002.

Kaldor, P., L.J. Francis and J.W. Fisher, (2002) ‘Personality and spirituality: Christian prayer and Eastern meditation are not the same’, Pastoral Psychology, 50, 165-172.

Kaldor, P. L.J Francis, and P. Hughes, (2002) ‘Personality and community involvement: is churchgoing different?’ Journal of Beliefs and Values, 23(1), 101-105.

Francis, L.J. and P. Kaldor, (2001), The relationship between religion and purpose in life in an Australian population sample, Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion, 12, 53-63.

Francis, L.J. and P. Kaldor, (2001) ‘The scale properties of the abbreviated Revised Eysenck Personality Questionnaire (EPQR-A) in an Australian Population Study’, Irish Journal of Psychology, 22(2), 59-65.

Kaldor, P. and L.J. Francis, (2000) Personality and popular Christian belief in an Australian population survey, Journal of Beliefs and Values, 21, 227-232.

Bellamy, J, Black, A and Hughes, P, (1999) ‘Responses to the death and funeral of Princess Diana: the spiritual dimension’, Implicit Religion, 2 (2): 89-100.

Hughes, P, Bellamy, J and Black, A, (1999) ‘Social trust: locally and across Australia’, Third Sector Review, 5 (1): 5-24.

Hughes, P. and Black, A., (1999) ‘Managing the Diversity of Implicit Religions in Australian Society’, Australian Association of Studies of Religion Review, Volume 12, no.2; September 1999.

Hughes, P. and Black, A, (1999) ‘A comparison of the changing nature of religion and church involvement in rural and urban Australia’, in M. Collis, L. Munro and S. Russell, Challenges and Prospects: Sociology for a New Millenium, TASA Conference Proceedings, Melbourne.

Hughes, P. and Black, A and Kaldor, P., (1999) ‘Responses to the Multiplicity of Faiths in Australia’ in South Pacific Journal of Mission Studies, December 1999.

Occasional papers/research reports

Duncum, I., Pepper, M., Hancock, N. & Powell, R. (2014) A comparison of the vitality of monocultural and multicultural churches, Occasional Paper 24. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Hancock, N., Powell, R. & Pepper, M. (2013), Mapping New Initiatives in Church Life: NCLS Occasional Paper 14, Catalogue Number 2.13001, NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Mollidor, C., Powell, R., Pepper, M., Hancock, N., (2013) Comparing church and community: A demographic profile, Occasional Paper 19, Catalogue Number 2.13006, NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2013) Environmental activities in local churches, NCLS Occasional Paper 20. Sydney: NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2013) Environmental activities of Australian church attenders, NCLS Occasional Paper 22. Catalogue Number 2.13009. Sydney: NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2013) Senior local church leaders’ environmental views and actions, NCLS Occasional Paper 21. Sydney: NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Powell, R. (2013). Trends in Protestant church vitality over twenty years (1991-2011), Occasional Paper 23. Sydney, Australia: NCLS Research,

Powell, R., Hancock, N., and Sterland, S. (2013) Churches with a vision for the future: NCLS Occasional Paper 16, Catalogue Number 2.13003 Sydney, Australia: NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pippett, M., Powell, R., & Sterland, S., (2011), Demographics of Australia and the church. Occasional Paper No 15, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Pippett, M., Powell, R., & Sterland, S., (2011), Demographics of Australia and the church. Research Partner Topic Paper 10, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Sterland, S., Brady, M., & Powell, R., (2011), Leadership Strengths. Research Partner Topic Paper 11, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Sterland, S., & Pippett, M., (2010). Community Connections: acts of service. Research Partner Topic Paper 8, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Swann, N., Powell, R., Sterland, S., & Pippett, M., (2010). Mapping children and youth. Research Partner Topic Paper 9, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell. R., (2009) Church attenders’ attitudes to innovation in church life: A comparison across countries and across time. Occasional Paper No 14, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Sterland, S., Powell. R., & Pippett, M., (2009) Faith-sharing activities by Australian churches, Occasional Paper No 13, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Sterland, S., Powell, R., & Pippett, M., (2009). Community Connections: faith-sharing. Research Partner Topic Paper 7, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell. R., (2009), Australian church health and generational differences, Occasional Paper No 12, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Sterland, S., Powell, R., & Pippett, M., (2009), Faith-sharing activities by Australian churches. Occasional Paper No 13, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Brady, M., Jacka., K. & Sterland, S., (2008), Churches who Empower Attenders, Topic Paper 5, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Brady, M., Jacka., K. & Sterland, S., (2008) Financial Giving Patterns of Attenders. Research Partner Topic Paper 6, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Jacka., K. & Sterland, S., (2008) Churches with a Vision for the Future. Topic Paper 4, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell. R., & Jacka, K. (2008) Australian church health and generational differences, Occasional Paper No 12, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Powell. R., & Jacka, K., (2008) Generations approach church differently, Occasional Paper No 11, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Powell. R., & Jacka, K., (2008) Moving Beyond Forty Years of Missing Generations, Occasional Paper No 10, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Hughes, P., Powell, R., & Sterland, S., (2007), The Christian Faith in Rural Australia, Occasional Paper No 9, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Brady, M., Jacka., K. & Sterland, S., (2007), Profiling Your Leaders. Topic Paper 3, Sydney: NCLS Research.

Sterland, S., Powell, R., and Castle, K., (2006) Inflow and Outflow between denominations, Occasional Paper No 8, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Bellamy, J & Castle, K, (2004) 2001 Church Attendance Estimates, Occasional Paper No. 3, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Bellamy, J, Castle, K & Powell, R, (2004) Homosexuality and Church Leadership – the views of Uniting Church attenders, Occasional Paper No. 2, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Bellamy, J, Mou, S, & Castle, K, (2004) Social Influences upon Faith Development, Occasional Paper No 5, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Dixon, B and Bond, S, 2004, Who Goes When? Mass attenders and their usual Mass time, Australian Catholic Bishops Conference Pastoral Projects Office, Melbourne.

Hughes, P (2004) Insecurity in Australia, Occasional Paper No 4, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Hughes, P, Bond, S, Bellamy, J & Black, A, (2004) Exploring What Australians Value, CRA research paper No. 5, Adelaide: Openbook.

Kaldor, P, Hughes, P, Castle, K and Bellamy, J (2004) Spirituality and Wellbeing in Australia, Occasional Paper No 6, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Bellamy, J & Castle, K, (2003) The Effectiveness of Church Planting. Some initial research findings, Occasional Paper No. 1, NCLS Research, Sydney.

Bond, S., and Hughes, P. (2002) ‘Youth Spirituality: Some Comparisons between Australia and Canada’, Pointers, 12 (2).

Hughes, P., (2002) ‘Building Confidence in Organisations’, Pointers, 12 (1).

Hughes, P. (2001) ‘Friendship among Church Attenders’, Pointers, 11 (4).

Hughes, P. and Black, A, (2001) The Identification and Analysis of Indicators of Community Strength and Outcomes, FaCS, Occasional Paper No.3, Canberra.

Hughes, P. (2000) ‘Urban Social Capital and Professionalism’, Pointers, 10 (2).

Hughes, P, Bellamy, J and Black, A, (1998) Social Capital and Religious Faith, Zadok Paper S97, Zadok Institute for Christianity and Society, Hawthorn.

Fact sheets

Bevis, S., Hancock, N., Pepper, M., Powell, R. & Sterland, S. (2014) Attenders sense of moral duty to act on climate change, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14021. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Duncum, I., Hancock, N., Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2014) Church involvement in migrant ministry, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14008. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Duncum, I., Hancock, N & Powell, R. (2014) Local Church Engagement with Non-English Speaking Churches: NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14009. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Hancock, N., Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2014) Attitudes to abortion, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14010. Adelaide: Mirrabooka Press. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Hancock, N., Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2014) Attitudes to euthanasia, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14011. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Hancock, N., Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2014) Attitudes to extra-marital sex, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14014. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Hancock, N., Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2014) Attitudes to same-sex adoption, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14012. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Hancock, N., Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2014) Attitudes to same-sex marriage and civil unions, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14015. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Hancock, N., Pepper, M. & Powell, R. (2014) Attitudes to sex before marriage, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14013. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide

Hancock, N. & Pepper, M (forthcoming) Church attender attitudes to abortion. NCLS Fact Sheet 13011. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pepper, M., Hancock, N., Powell, R. & Sterland, S. (2014) Church attenders’ climate change attitudes, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14020. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pepper, M., Bevis, S., Hancock, N., Powell, R. & Sterland, S. (2014) Church attenders and environmental responsibility, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14018. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Powell, R., Pepper, M., & Bevis, S. (2014) Aboriginal issues – Attenders' views, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14019. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Powell, R., Pepper, M. & Bevis, S. (2014) Justice – a Christian role in society, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14023. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Powell, R., Pepper, M. & Bevis, S. (2014) Refugee intake – Church attenders’ views, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14017. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Powell, R., Pepper, M. & Hancock, N. (2014) An Australian republic? Attenders’ attitudes, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14022. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Powell, R., Pepper, M., Hancock, N. (2014) Church attenders’ views of immigrants, NCLS Research Fact Sheet 14016. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Sterland, S. (2014) Balance and Boundaries: Personal Foundation 6, Factsheet 1.14007. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Sterland, S. (2014) : Clarity of Purpose: Personal Foundation 2, Factsheet 1.14003. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Sterland, S. (2014) Integration: Personal Foundation 4, Factsheet 1.14005. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Sterland, S. (2014) Sense of Self: Personal Foundation 3, Factsheet 1.14004. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Sterland, S. (2014) Spiritual Foundations: PersonalFoundation 1, Factsheet 1.14002. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Sterland, S. (2014) Supportive Relationships: Personal Foundation 5, Factsheet 1.14006. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Sterland, S. (2014) Thriving, Surviving and Burnout in Church Leaders, Factsheet 1.14001. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Bevis, S., Hancock, N., Pepper, M., Powell, R. & Sterland, S. (2013) Campaigning for global justice: attender attitudes, NCLS Fact Sheet 13001. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Bevis, S., Pepper, M., Powell, R., & Hancock, N. (2013) Problems facing Australia: attender attitudes. NCLS Fact Sheet 13002. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Bevis, S., Pepper, M., Powell, R., & Hancock, N. (2013) Taxes versus government spending: attender attitudes. NCLS Fact Sheet 13006. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pepper, M., Bevis, S., Powell, R., & Hancock, N. (2013) Involvement by churches in public policy: NCLS Fact Sheet 13003. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pepper, M., Bevis, S., Powell, R., & Hancock, N. (2013) Overseas poverty and justice: attender attitudes. NCLS Fact Sheet 13005. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pepper, M., Bevis, S., Powell, R. &. Hancock, N. (2013) Public issues and priorities for churches: NCLS Fact Sheet 13004. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Bevis, S., Pepper, M., Powell, R. & Hancock, N. (2013) Voting patterns of church attenders: NCLS Fact Sheet 13007. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Pepper, M., Powell, R. & Hancock, N. (2013) Voting patterns of local church leaders: NCLS Fact Sheet 13008. NCLS Research, Mirrabooka Press, Adelaide.

Commissioned reports

Pepper, M. and Hancock, N. (2014). ACU External Stakeholder Survey Summary Report. Sydney: NCLS Research.

Pepper, M. and Hancock, N. (2014). ACU External Stakeholder Survey Technical Report. Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Mollidor, C., Hancock, N and Sterland, S., (2014) ACC 2013 Census Headline Report v1.1. NCLS Commissioned Report. Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Mollidor, C., Hancock, N and Sterland, S., (2014) ACC 2013 Census Technical Report v1.1. NCLS Commissioned Report. Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Pepper, M., Hancock, R., Sterland, S. and Mollidor, C., (2014) 2013 Uniting Church Census of Congregations and Ministers Headline Report. NCLS Commissioned Report. Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Pepper, M., Hancock, N., Sterland, S and Mollidor, C. (2014) 2013 Uniting Church Census of Congregations and Ministers Technical Report. NCLS Commissioned Report. Sydney: NCLS Research.

Powell, R., Sterland, S., Hancock, N, and Pepper, M. (2014) ACC 2014 Census: National Headline Report. NCLS Commissioned Report. Sydney: NCLS Research.

Anderson, P., Moffitt, A., Mollenhauer, J., McDonald, K & Lin, S. (2013) Different Faces Changing Faces. Connecting with the Cultures in the Sydney Diocese. Commissioned report for the Anglican Diocese of Sydney.

Bellamy, J. (2013) Changes in Staffing Structures of Churches in the Anglican Diocese of Sydney. Commissioned report for the Anglican Diocese of Sydney.

Bellamy, J. (2013) Diocesan Mission Indicators Anglican Diocese of Sydney. Commissioned report for the Anglican Diocese of Sydney.

Bellamy, J. & Brackenbury, S. (2013) ANGLICARE Marketing Issues: Data from the 2011 National Church Life Survey. Commissioned report for Anglicare Sydney.

Bellamy, J. Brackenbury, S. Bodiam, T. & Kemp, B. (2013) ANGLICARE Parish Partnerships: Data from the 2011 National Church Life Survey. Commissioned report for Anglicare Sydney.

Bellamy, J. Iohara, S., Bodiam, T.& Kemp, B. (2013) Becoming a Christian: A report from the 2011 National Church Life Survey for the Anglican Diocese of Sydney. Commissioned report for the Anglican Diocese of Sydney.

Bellamy, J., Kemp, B. & Beilharz, T. (2013) Correlations between Church Vitality and Selected Demographics in the Anglican Diocese of Sydney: A report from the 2011 National Church Life Survey. Commissioned report for the Anglican Diocese of Sydney.

Kemp. B. & Bellamy, J. (2013) Changes in Church Staff Numbers and Church Attendance Growth (updated with 2011 NCLS data). Commissioned report for the Anglican Diocese of Sydney.

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