October 2021 Update on the 2021 NCLS
What if it only took 20 minutes to listen to all your church attenders in these changing times? And you get a report to inform your decisions for the future?
In November, thousands of churches across Australia will participate in the 2021 National Church Life Survey (2021 NCLS).
The survey is designed to listen to the views of your leadership, attenders, and broader community to provide a picture of your church’s health and vitality. The results will help you identify your strengths and provide processes to help you evaluate, make decisions and connect effectively with your community.
Every local Christian church in Australia is invited to take part in the seventh nationwide survey of churchgoers- the 2021 National Church Life Survey.
The National Church Life Survey offers churches a process that:
Options for participation include:
1. Church Census:
To map activities, resources and people in local churches
2. Leader Survey:
For leaders to reflect on leadership development and personal wellbeing
3.Church Life Survey:
For all attenders to reflect on their experience of local church vitality
4. Local Community Survey:
NEW in 2021. To learn about views and practices of people in the community (beyond regular attenders).
Denomination/movement leaders have evidence for their decisions: