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When It Comes to Evangelism, the Small Things Really Matter

Small churches can make a difference by sticking to the basics. New research with the Billy Graham Center and the Caskey Center for Church Excellence identifies at least 13 effective ways small churches can attract and retain more new converts, including many practices churches have used for years.

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Most Americans Admit They’re Sinners

America is full of sinners—and most of them want to mend their ways. Two-thirds of Americans (67 percent) say they are sinners, according to a new study from Nashville-based LifeWay Research. Most people aren’t too happy about it—only 5 percent say they’re fine with being sinners.

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Church Toolkit: Assessments

TCAT

Transformational Church Assessment Tool

Transformational Church and the Transformational Church Assessment Tool (TCAT) were designed to give churches tools to keep their focus on the biblical principles and guidelines for being the church while at the same time providing guidance on how to help them engage their culture and grow their church.

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TDA

Transformational Discipleship Assessment

Spend less time guessing where your people are and more time leading them where they need to go. Because you are busy, Transformational Discipleship Assessment (TDA) was designed to make it easy for your church’s members and attendees to tell you about their specific attitudes, actions and beliefs in 8 areas of discipleship.

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CPCA

The Church Planter Candidate Assessment

The Church Planter Candidate Assessment (CPCA) is a statistically validated online assessment instrument which helps potential church planters and their respective organizations identify areas of established strength and other areas needing development as they prepare to plant a church.

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