Here are six notable demographic trends that will shape the future of the world and the church.
Nearly two-thirds (65%) say they are satisfied with the state of discipleship and spiritual formation in their local church.
While 80% of pastors today say the government has the responsibility to stop illegal immigration, that’s down from 87% in a 2014 LifeWay Research survey.
LifeWay Research: Around 6 in 10 (59 percent) pastors agree it is morally wrong to bet on sports.
LifeWay Research found 6 in 10 Protestant churches are plateaued or declining in attendance.
WalletHub compared the 50 states across 43 key indicators of immorality.
LifeWay Research: Seventy-nine percent of pastors say weekly worship attendance at their church will increase in the next five years.
There are striking differences between the ways millennials and Gen Z consume media.
LifeWay: Those who stopped attending church are more likely to say they believe in God, but are uncertain about Christianity.
Allen Yeh: We need a new "William Carey" moment in the church.