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Government Lockdowns Have Depleted Church Attendance, 2020 State of the Bible Survey Finds

Government Lockdowns Have Depleted Church Attendance, 2020 State of the Bible Survey Finds In a comparative survey of pre-COVID and post-COVID church attendance and other questions among Americans, the American Bible Society and the Barna Group found some church attendance has plummeted.Due to the shuttering of churches from COVID-19 lockdowns, church attendance has plummeted, the 2020... Read more

58 Percent of Americans Oppose Democrats’ Court-Packing Proposal, New Poll Finds

58 Percent of Americans Oppose Democrats' Court-Packing Proposal, New Poll Finds Americans support the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett and oppose the court-packing proposal by Democrats to increase the size of the high court, according to new surveys.A majority of likely voters 58 percent say they oppose the proposal to increase the... Read more

61 Percent of Evangelicals Plan to Vote for Donald Trump, Survey Finds

61 Percent of Evangelicals Plan to Vote for Donald Trump, Survey Finds According to a new online poll from LifeWay Research, just 2 in 10 evangelicals plan to vote for Senator Joe Biden in the Presidential Race.According to The Christian Post, the reason is between party and racial disputes and not which candidate aligns more... Read more

Only 2% of American Millennials Adhere to a Biblical Worldview, Study Finds

Only 2% of American Millennials Adhere to a Biblical Worldview, Study Finds A study by the Cultural Research Center at Arizona Christian University found that just six percent of Americans adhere to a biblical worldview. The findings, released in the American Worldview Inventory 2020, show a disconcerting realm for those who may consider themselves evangelists.... Read more

Thats So Raven Star Finds Sobriety through Christian Recovery Program

Thats So Raven Star Finds Sobriety through Christian Recovery Program Rapper and former Thats So Raven actor Orlando Brown says a Christian recovery program has helped him break his addiction to drugs.According to The Christian Post, Brown, who is most famous for his role as Eddie Thomas on the Disney Channel show Thats So Raven,... Read more

‘Praying God’s Protection over You’: Police Officers Finds Encouraging Note on the Hood of His Car

'Praying God's Protection over You': Police Officers Finds Encouraging Note on the Hood of His Car A kind citizen left an encouraging note on a police officers windshield earlier this week in Huntersville, North Carolina.Faithwire shared that after getting coffee at a Dunkin Donuts, Officer Aaron walked out to his squad car to find a... Read more

30 Percent of Professed Christians Are Not Motivated to Address Racial Injustice, Barna Group Finds

30 Percent of Professed Christians Are Not Motivated to Address Racial Injustice, Barna Group Finds (RNS) As racial tensions have risen in recent months, a new report reveals that some Christians are becoming less motivated to act on racial justice, and an increasing share say there is definitely not a race problem in the country.Christians... Read more

22 Percent of Evangelicals Believe in ‘Gender Fluidity,’ Report Finds

22 Percent of Evangelicals Believe in 'Gender Fluidity,' Report Finds A new survey showing that one in five evangelicals believes in gender fluidity suggests that many Christians are following the culture instead of Gods Word, according to a prominent Christian college president.The LifeWay Research State of Theology poll, conducted for Ligonier Ministries and released Sept.... Read more

Christian Church in Iran Is Believed to Have Nearly 1 Million Members despite Violent Persecution, Survey Finds

Christian Church in Iran Is Believed to Have Nearly 1 Million Members despite Violent Persecution, Survey Finds The State Department reports that Iran is the biggest state sponsor of terror in the world. And it is also one of the hottest recruiting and funding countries for Islamic terror. But even though it may be a... Read more

98 Percent of American Adults Who Support Socialism Also Reject a Biblical Worldview, Survey Finds

98 Percent of American Adults Who Support Socialism Also Reject a Biblical Worldview, Survey Finds New research from the Cultural Research Center at Arizona Christian University shows that there is a widening gap in the worldviews of American adults as it shapes ones political beliefs and behaviors.According to the American Worldview Inventory 2020, 98 percent... Read more

Investigation Finds No Evidence for Recent Allegations against Chris Heuertz

Investigation Finds No Evidence for Recent Allegations against Chris Heuertz (RNS) An independent investigation into accusations of spiritual and psychological abuse by popular Enneagram teacher and best-selling author Christopher Heuertz found no evidence of misconduct after those who raised the allegations declined to cooperate with the inquiry.The third-party investigation was undertaken by the... Read more

President Trump Holds 72 Percent Approval Rating among White Evangelicals, Pew Finds

President Trump Holds 72 Percent Approval Rating among White Evangelicals, Pew Finds A Pew Research Center survey says that among white evangelicals, President Donald Trump holds a 72 percent approval rating.The rating is a drop of six percent since April, but the survey also found that 82 percent of white evangelicals say they... Read more

7 in 10 Evangelical Protestants Support Women Preaching during Church, Survey Finds

7 in 10 Evangelical Protestants Support Women Preaching during Church, Survey Finds A new survey shows that most evangelical Protestants support women taking on leadership roles in the church.According to Christianity Today, the survey from political scientist Ryan P. Burge found that 8 in 10 self-identified evangelicals said they agree with women teaching... Read more

Only 39 Percent of Americans Believe ‘Life Is Sacred,’ Barna Finds

Only 39 Percent of Americans Believe 'Life Is Sacred,' Barna Finds Six out of 10 Americans disagree with the statement that human life is sacred," according to a new survey.Barna Group surveyed about 2,000 people and asked about feelings on human life. Sacred was defined as having unconditional, intrinsic worth.Of the 2,000 people,... Read more

Bronze cross among finds at ancient Christian settlement uncovered in Israel

A mosaic floor found at Pi Mazuva(Photo: Israel Antiquities Authority)Archaeologists in Israel have found what they believe to be an ancient Christian settlement dating back to the 7th century AD. Pi Mazuva was first discovered in 2007 and ongoing research at the site has brought many artefacts to light, offering insights into the nature of... Read more

78 Percent of Black Christians but 38 Percent of White Christians Say ‘U.S. Has a Race Problem,’ Barna Finds

78 Percent of Black Christians but 38 Percent of White Christians Say 'U.S. Has a Race Problem,' Barna Finds Twice as many black Christians as white Christians believe the United States has a race problem, according to a Barna survey that also shows a big difference in opinion about whether the U.S. has... Read more

Most Churches Have Chosen Not to Return to In-Person Services, Survey Finds

Most Churches Have Chosen Not to Return to In-Person Services, Survey Finds  A new survey says that most churches have not returned to in-person services, and many are uncertain about the future of worship gatherings.The survey is from the Wheaton Billy Graham Centers Send Institute, Exponential, and the Association of Related Churches. Some 767... Read more

76 Percent of American Pastors Support Peaceful Protests, Barna Finds

76 Percent of American Pastors Support Peaceful Protests, Barna Finds A Barna Group study says that more than three-quarters of American pastors support peaceful protests like the ones taking place all across the country.The demonstrations come after the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white police officer pressed... Read more

Church Giving Has Rebounded despite COVID-19, New Survey Finds

Church Giving Has Rebounded despite COVID-19, New Survey Finds A new survey from the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability shows that tithes and donations to most evangelical churches and ministries has stayed steady or grown despite stay-at-home orders across the nation.According to Christianity Today, in April, giving equaled or surpassed April 2019 giving... Read more

Racism on the agenda for most UK churches, survey finds

(Photo: Unsplash/Gabe Pierce)The issue of racism has been brought up in most churches since the death of George Floyd, a new survey by Premier Christian News has found. In the poll of nearly 500 Premier listeners, three quarters (74%) said their church had mentioned racism following the unarmed black man's death in Minneapolis last month. Only 18%... Read more

Only 25 Percent of Americans See Trump as a ‘Man of Faith,’ New Poll Finds

Only 25 Percent of Americans See Trump as a 'Man of Faith,' New Poll Finds About a quarter of Americans say they see President Donald Trump somewhat or strongly as a man of faith.According to the Politico-Morning Consult poll, 55 percent of respondents said they somewhat or strongly disagree that the president is... Read more

58 Percent of Americans Believe Moral Truth ‘Is Up to Each Individual,’ New Poll Finds

58 Percent of Americans Believe Moral Truth 'Is Up to Each Individual,' New Poll Finds Nearly six in 10 Americans believe identifying moral truth is up to each individual, while barely four in 10 say God is the basis of truth, according to a new survey.The findings are part of the American Worldview... Read more

The Crown Episode That Finds Faith in a Secular Age

Season three of The Crown removed any doubt that the Netflix showwhich explores the life and reign of Britains Queen Elizabeth IIis one of televisions best. Certain episodes from this season (like Aberfan or Tywysog Cymru) are as good as any Oscar-nominated movie this year. The best season-three episode, however, is arguably Moondust, a Prince... Read more

New Surveys Finds That Spiritual Education Has a Lifelong Impact

[ad_1] The Story: Two current surveys reveal how educating college students at spiritual colleges can have constructive results for them later in life. The Background: A survey carried out by the College of Notre Dames Sociology Division checked out comparative life outcomes for adults aged 2442 who had been educated in considered one of six... Read more

Distressed by alcoholic father, Indian woman finds pleasure in Heavenly Father

[ad_1] India (MNN) — Mission India will get tales on a regular basis from their Childrens Bible Golf equipment in India and the way Jesus is making a distinction. Mission Indias Erik Morsehead shares one story they just lately heard a few 10-year-old woman named Nagia. Her father was an alcoholic who was very erratic... Read more

Senegal missionary finds religion by private struggles and shares the Gospel together with his individuals – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Senegal (MNN) Ibrahima D.s comfy life turned tragic one night time, however he now is aware of what he couldnt have imagined then: Gods hope shines even brighter within the darkness. Within the primarily Muslim nation of Senegal, Ibrahima works with Each Residence for Christ and World Missionary Press to share the religion he... Read more

The Crown Episode That Finds Religion in a Secular Age

[ad_1] Season three of The Crown eliminated any doubt that the Netflix showwhich explores the life and reign of Britains Queen Elizabeth IIis one among televisions finest. Sure episodes from this season (like Aberfan or Tywysog Cymru) are pretty much as good as any Oscar-nominated film this yr. One of the best season-three episode, nonetheless,... Read more

New Pew research finds US is turning into much less Christian – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] USA (MNN) — The Pew Analysis Heart simply launched an replace on Americas altering spiritual panorama. The quantity of people that name themselves Christians dropped 12-percent over the previous decade. In the meantime, the variety of atheists, agnostics, and nones no spiritual affiliation rose 17-percent. Greg Yoder, Govt Director of Keys for Youngsters Ministries,... Read more