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Can I ask a question at church? Uh, NO!!

This post will conclude a review of the 6 reasons people state they leave the church at about age 15.  These findings were a result of Barna’s research The reasons are Reason #1 – Churches seem overprotective. Reason #2 – … Continue reading

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10 Signs of an inwardly focused church

Thom Rainer  speaks candidly about his observations of an inwardly focused church,     … churches can lose their outward focus and become preoccupied with the perceived needs and desires of the members. Dollars spent and time expended can quickly … Continue reading

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Church is for people like us….and only like us.

According to Barna, at about age 15, people are leaving churches in record numbers.  This must cause us to evaluate what we are doing in our churches, in light of the 6 reasons 20/30 somethings gave below,  each reason is … Continue reading

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So, should I have sex, or go to church?

So, should I have sex, or go to church? Cause you can’t do both right? Continuing our evaluation of Barna’s research on the 6 reasons people leave church at about age 15. Those are- The reasons are Reason #1 – … Continue reading

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“The Church ignores science….so I left”

Reasons people leave church about age 15- The reasons are Reason #1 – Churches seem overprotective. Reason #2 – Teens’ and twentysomethings’ experience of Christianity is shallow. Reason #3 – Churches come across as antagonistic to science. Reason #4 – … Continue reading

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“Church is shallow and boring, so I didn’t go back…”

Today, we’ll pick up from yesterday’s blog- Christianity Insanity.  We were looking at the 6 reasons Barna found that people who are 20/30 something left the church at about age 15. Barna found those reasons to be- The reasons are … Continue reading

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Christianity Insanity

Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. Einstein The Blaze reports that one groups attempt to engage young adults (20s-30s)  (who are leaving the church in record numbers) is to … … create one … Continue reading

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