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Pew Research Center

Four in 10 adult Americans cite personal or practical reasons for not attending religious services regularly, according to data released by the Pew Research Center Aug. 1. more

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Christmas Nativity in the Night

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New studies from the Pew Research Center document Americans' declining beliefs on the religious aspects of Christmas. more

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Research findings about American United Methodists from the extensive Religious Landscape Study are both surprising and sobering in the approach to the 2016 General Conference, writes Cynthia B. Astle. more

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Metro Religion

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The Pew Research Center finds that while America still has a predominance of Christians, several of its major cities have a very different profile more

Practicing Faith

Authentic evangelicals -- those who love the church and the gospel above all else -- aren't gloating about the latest Pew Research report on church decline, writes the Rev. Morgan Guyton. more

Perspectives

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Heads up, Churches: Millennials have left because they're fed up with entertainment-style worship, writes Jonathan Aigner, and they want authentic Christian experience. more

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Christians reacted strongly to the latest Pew Trust study on religious affiliation in America, but the Rev. Rob Rynders says the results offer valuable information for churches to mend their ways. more

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Unaffiliated

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Americans who say they practice no religion are divided over whether faith's declining influence is good for America, writes Michael Lipka of the Pew Research Center. more

Local Church

Christmas Nativity in the Night

Pew Research Center

New studies from the Pew Research Center document Americans' declining beliefs on the religious aspects of Christmas. more

Perspectives 1 Comments

Women's Religious Affiliation

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Women are generally more religious than men, especially in predominantly Christian countries, according to a study, "The Gender Gap in Religion Around the World," released March 22 by the Pew Research Group. more

Practicing Faith

LGBTQ Acceptance

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The Pew Research Center recently compiled a chart of current standings among American Christian churches on their acceptance or rejection of same-gender marriage. more

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