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  • Belonging and participation in mixed-race congregations. 

    Martinez, Brandon C. (, 2012-08-08)
    There has been a recent push towards racial diversity in congregations by many religious leaders. However, racially diverse congregations, which have been a popular subject amongst researchers, are both rare and seemingly ...
  • Salience and congregational growth : revisiting the strictness thesis. 

    Ferguson, Todd W. (, 2013-09-16)
    Since Kelley’s (1972) Why Conservative Churches Are Growing, scholars have examined the relationship between congregational strictness and growth. This paper seeks to further develop the strict church thesis by suggesting ...