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A new nationally representative study finds that revenue is not necessarily declining along with religious attendance. Read more

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It's not the numbers themselves, but the fixation on numbers that's causing the church to miss the whole vision of what God wants the church to be and to do, writes the Rev. Jason Valendy. Read more

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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. Read more

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Amid the furor and lament over recent numbers documenting continued decline in The United Methodist Church, the Rev. Jeremy Smith counters questionable political interpretations of the data with some sharp number-crunching. Read more

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