Information Hubs

The Congregational Resource Guide is an online tool designed to help leaders of all congregations find the right resources to address their challenges and opportunities. The CRG is a program of the Center for Congregations and is funded by Lilly Endowment Inc.

ShareChurch is a free resource library assembled by the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Kansas City. They offer quality, practical tools and training to help local congregations and leaders be more vital and effective.


Cokesbury is the retail division of The United Methodist Publishing House. features over 200,000 products available for purchase including books, ebooks, and other resources.


Leadership Education at Duke Divinity connects church leaders to resources and educational services designed to help leaders cultivate thriving communities that are signs, foretastes, and instruments of the reign of God.


Ministry Matters is a community of resources for church leaders. Whether your church has ten pews or a thousand seats, a praise band or a pipe organ, one-room-Sunday school or a network of small groups, a huge staff or just you… Please click the image to the left to browse and read up on Ministry Matters!


The Lewis Center for Church Leadership at Wesley Theological Seminary serves as a resource for clergy and lay leaders, congregations, and denominational leaders. Through teaching, research, publications, and resources, the Lewis Center supports visionary spiritual leaders and addresses those key leadership issues so crucial to the church's faithful witness.


Alban at Duke Divinity School helps leaders connect and learn from one another by sharing practical wisdom, stories of thriving congregations and transformational models of ministry. Alban offers ready access to books, online publications, and learning opportunities.


Barna Group offers research, resources and training to serve church leaders. Barna specializes in interpreting polling data on religion to help leaders better understand their communities and the religious mindset of younger generations.