New Evangelical Movement Congregations, Pastors Survey, 1992

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This survey was part of a large research grant from the Lilly Endowment, Inc. to study rapidly growing non-mainline churches. Vineyard and Calvary Chapel North American and International pastors were surveyed in order to understand the growth of new evangelical movements.

Data File
Cases: 397
Variables: 155
Weight Variable: None
Data Collection
Date Collected: March 1992
Funded By
The Lilly Endowment, Inc.
Collection Procedures
Self-administered surveys
Sampling Procedures
Surveys were sent to all Vineyard and Calvary Chapel North American and International pastors from a list supplied by the leadership of both of these movements.
Principal Investigators
Donald E. Miller
Related Publications
Miller, Donald E. (1997). Reinventing American Protestantism: Christianity in the New Millennium. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.

Perrin, Robin D., Paul Kennedy and Donald E. Miller. (1997). "Examining the Sources of Conservative Church Growth: Where Are the New Evangelical Movements Getting their Numbers?" Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 36(1), 71-80.