Call for Papers

Knox Fellowship Awards 2022

Research in Evangelism

 

 

Purpose

The Great Commission Research Network and Knox Fellowship are sponsoring the 2022 Call for Papers and awards for Research in Evangelism, with winning and outstanding papers to be considered for publication in the Fall 2022 issue of the Great Commission Research Journal. The goal of the competition is to compile and disseminate research that serves to help churches fulfill the Great Commission (Matt. 28:18-20).

 

Submissions

Papers should present original research not yet published relevant to the field of evangelism. They should be 3000-7000 words and in APA format.

 

Submissions should be emailed by May 15, 2022, to David Dunaetz, editor of the Great Commission Research Journal: ddunaetz@apu.edu

 

Publications and Awards

Four $500 awards will be granted to papers in any of the following categories. Students are especially encouraged to submit papers.

 

1) Theological Research

-Focusing on developing a biblical theology of some theme relevant to contemporary evangelism.

2) Empirical Research

-Reporting quantitative research (e.g., hypothesis testing with survey data) or qualitative research (e.g., interviews to answer a research question) on a topic relevant to evangelism.

3) Case Studies

-A description and analysis of evangelism in a specific context (e.g., a local church).

 

 

The most valuable contributions will be considered for publication in the Fall 2022 issue of the Great Commission Research Journal.

 

If there are a sufficient number of valuable contributions, they may be published in a book.