Introducing the Barna Group

The Barna GroupThe Barna Group offers timely resources to help churches understand changing culture and trends affecting their everyday life and work. In its 30-year history, Barna Group has conducted more than one million interviews over the course of hundreds of studies and has become a go-to source for insights about faith and culture, leadership and vocation, and generations. Barna Group has carefully and strategically tracked the role of faith in America, developing one of the nation’s most comprehensive databases of spiritual indicators.

A sampling of their books includes Faith for Exiles, Gen Z, Leadership Transitions, Reviving Evangelism, The Connected Generations, Christians at Work, Church Startups and Money, Churchless, Good Faith, Households of Faith, The State of Youth Ministry, Making Space for Millennials, Spiritual Conversations in the Digital Age, The State of Pastors, The State of Discipleship, and more. Some of their resources are done in partnerships with universities and other organizations.

In addition to printed resources, Barna offers a subscription service for pastors, a blog, FaithView reports on regional data, webcasts, videos, research, consulting, and their staff is available for speaking for conferences. You can signup for their email newsletter at their website: