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WELCOME & PLENARY
Welcome Byron Johnson
Susan Weddington
Jay Hein
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Plenary: Why Good Things Happen to Good People Stephen Post View/Download Watch

EXAMPLES OF EVALUATION RESEARCH
How to Use the Case Study Model William Wubbenhorst View/Download Watch
Designing A Rigourous Evaluation of a Faith-Based Organization Stephen Monsma View/Download Watch
Implementing A Randomized Evaluation Design of Amachi Texas Olivia Eudaly
Heather Clawson
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RELIGION AND CIVIC ENGAGEMENT, CHARITY, AND PHILANTHROPY
The Role of Churches in Mentoring Children of Prisoners Wilson Goode   Watch
Religion and Philanthropy Carol Adelman View/Download Watch
Volunteerism and Religion Marc Musick View/Download Watch

GEORGE WASHINGTON AND THE QUESTION OF CHURCH AND STATE
George Washington and The Question of Church and State Tara Ross   Watch

LUNCH & PLENARY
The Future Prospects for Faith-Based & Community Initiatives Jay Hein   Watch

PROMISING PRACTICES
National Violence-Free Zone Initiative Bob Woodson   Watch
The Jericho Program Bonnie Ariano View/Download Watch
National Church Adopt-A-School Initiative Bill Collins View/Download Watch

THE ROLE OF RELIGION IN PROSOCIAL YOUTH BEHAVIOR
The Cumulative Advantage on Religiosity and At-Risk Drinking/Smoking in Young Adulthood S.J. Jang   Watch
The Role of Religion in Self Control Jeff Ulmer
Scott Desmond
   
Religiosity and Crime Desistance Scott Desmond
Jeff Ulmer
   
A Systematic Review of the Religion and Delinquency Literature Byron Johnson View/Download Watch

THE NEED FOR FAITH, COMMUNITY, AND RESEARCH BASED INTERMEDIARIES
The Latino Coalition Richard Ramos    
Cornerstone Assistance Network Mike Doyle    
Public/Private Ventures Fred Davie View/Download Watch

DIALOGUE BETWEEN RESEARCHER AND MINISTRY LEADERS
Horizon Communities in Prison and ICF International Richard Lewis
Ike and Mickey Griffin
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The InnerChange Freedom Initiative Byron Johnson
Mark Earley
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Teen Challenge and Faith Based Drug Treatment Joe Batluck View/Download Watch

PLENARY SESSION WRAP-UP
Wrap-Up and Closing Comments Byron Johnson
Jay Hein
Susan Weddington
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