Membership Benefits

CCSN Membership is free for all qualified individuals. Submit a membership application.

Members have access to all content on the network, including discussion forums. Non-members have limited access to site content. Read more about what non-members can access.

Individuals who Join the Network can do the following:

1. Collaborate with scholars, teachers, and others through designated online discussion forums. Such forums allow members to upload resources, ask questions, and discuss the latest issues and trends;

2. Participate in live educational webinars, workshops, e-lectures/presentations, and virtual conferences from respected scholars, researchers, teachers, and other experts in the field of communication who bring a faith-based perspective to their work. Such venues provide additional opportunities for collaboration and discussion;

3. Download recorded webinars and workshops, e-lectures/presentations and virtual conferences of the kind mentioned above.

4. Access the latest research resources and teaching/instructional resources in Christianity and communication studies and its related sub-disciplines;

5. Access a one-of-a-kind, searchable annotated bibliography with resources related to Christianity and communication studies (several thousand sources are scheduled to be added to the bibliography this year);

6. Find collaborators for book projects, articles, and other publications and presentations;

7. Publish peer-reviewed book reviews and other material on topics and issues relevant to members;

8. Find a list of consultants and trainers who may provide a faith-based perspective to various contexts and sub-disciplines within the field of communication.

9. Make announcements, post job notices, post news and events related to Christianity and communication;

10. Receive regular, weekly updates on new posts in the teaching, research, webinar, and news areas;

11. Learn about and connect with organizations worldwide involved in faith-based communication study and initiatives;

12. Support and participate in skills training in mediation and negotiation, and conflict resolution that draws on the latest research in the field of communication.

Enjoy recent books by CCSN members, webinar presenters, editorial board members, and special guests. Click on the book to read more and view details. Or, visit the member publications area to learn about other CCSN publications.