Research

Barna Research Group: Maintains the most comprehensive database on the spiritual condition of the nation.
Christian Apologetics & Research Ministry (CARM): The purpose of CARM is to equip Christians with the truth, to expose the error of false religious systems, evolution, atheism, secularism, etc., and also to teach apologetics, help Christians defend the faith, and glorify the Lord Jesus.
 Screen-Shot-2012-12-13-at-12.58.17-AM-e1355382093443 Codex: Resources for Biblical, Theological, and Religious Studies. This site is maintained by Tyler F. Williams, Assistant Professor of Theology at The King’s University College, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
New World Encyclopedia: The New World Encyclopedia organizes human knowledge in a way that allow a reader to learn information, not just for its own sake, but for its value to the world as a whole.
The Marriage and Religion Research Institute: MARRI is dedicated to making available the social science data and research on the impact of marriage and religious practice on the lives of children and the future of the nation.
pew Pew Research Center: The Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. The center conducts public opinion polling, demographic studies, media content analysis and other empirical social science research.
 Screen-Shot-2012-12-12-at-11.56.19-PM-e1355378519946 Society of Biblical Literature (SBL): SBL is the oldest and largest learned society devoted to the critical investigation of the Bible from a variety of academic disciplines.
The Heritage Foundation: Founded in 1973, The Heritage Foundation is a research and educational institution—a think tank—whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.
The Witherspoon Institute: The Witherspoon Institute is an independent research center that works to enhance public understanding of the moral foundations of free and democratic societies. The Institute promotes the application of fundamental principles of republican government and ordered liberty to contemporary problems through a variety of research and educational ventures.
 Screen-Shot-2012-12-12-at-11.56.36-PM-e1355378771250 Theopedia: Theopedia is a growing online evangelical encyclopedia of biblical Christianity, a network of interconnected pages, constantly being refined and updated.
 Screen-Shot-2012-12-12-at-11.56.47-PM-e1355378854198 Wabash Center: Created and sustained by grants from Lilly Endowment Inc., the Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion seeks to strengthen and enhance education in North American theological schools, colleges and universities.
Youth Transitional Network (YTN): The Youth Transition Network is a coalition of youth, college and military ministries dedicated to decreasing the annual loss of youth from the church following high school graduation by connecting them with college and career ministries and by providing resources for students, parents and churches that give graduates reasons to connect to these ministries.