Your Church Not Growing? Blame the Birth Rate

Summer is in full swing and that means the church has empty pews – and lots of them.   Some six million mainline Protestants have gone on summer vacation since 1965 and haven’t come back. That’s right, six million members are missing. And we’re not...

Extra! Extra! Breed All About It

A Southern Baptist theologian said future growth of the Southern Baptist Convention must come not only from the baptistery, but also the bedroom. Citing a study that for the first time compares birth rates of religious denominations, Southern Baptist Theological...