Miscellaneous Online Resources
Barna - 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.
Christian Classics Ethereal Library – The mission of the Christian Classics Ethereal Library (CCEL) is to build up the church by making classic Christian literature widely available and promoting its use for edification and study by interested Christians, seekers and scholars. Some examples of ebooks you can find here are: The Normal Christian Life by Watchman Nee, Early Christian Fathers by Cyril Richardson, and Ante-Nicene Fathers by Philip Schaff.
Dictionary of African Christian Biography - The Dictionary of African Christian Biography (DACB.org) is an electronic, open-access resource that uses biography to document the 2000 year history of Christianity in Africa.
Google Scholar - Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. Search across a wide variety of disciplines and sources.
Got Questions Ministries – Got Questions Ministries seeks to glorify the Lord Jesus Christ by providing biblical, applicable, and timely answers to spiritually related questions through an internet presence. GotQuestions.org is a ministry of dedicated and trained servants who have a desire to assist others in their understanding of God, Scripture, salvation, and other spiritual topics. They are Christian, Protestant, evangelical, theologically conservative, and non-denominational.
Jewish Encyclopedia - The 12-volume Jewish Encyclopedia, which was originally published between 1901-1906. Contains over 15,000 articles and illustrations.
ProCon.org – ProCon.org is the country’s leading source for pro, con, and related research on controversial issues. ProCon.org uses professional researchers and rigorous editorial standards to explore more than 80 controversial issues from gun control and death penalty to illegal immigration and alternative energy.
SermonCentral.com – The largest sermon preparation site in the world. The site includes sermon illustrations, outlines, sermon topics, sermon series, and much more.
WORLD – WORLD reports the news from a Christian worldview: interpreting world events under the reality of the Christian faith. Their goal is to strive to provide clarity—relying on the talents of highly skilled, professional journalists and commentators—so you receive stories that are fact-based and put into their proper context.