Tags: Saddleback Church, Church Online, Jay Kranda, Rick Warren, fears, shrink, local church attendance, marketing tool, shallow community, disconnected generation My big third-grade school project was a beast. Every 8-year-old had to do their final project in front of the class, and Mr. Michaels, my teacher—who might as well have been Michael Myers from horror film ... [ +++ ]
Tags: Thom Rainer, worship center, size, facilities, smaller, sanctuaries, declining church attendance, nones, shift, multi-site venue ... Pew Research found that the number of Americans who say they have no religious affiliation increased from 15 percent of the population to 20 percent from 2007 to 2012. This shift is huge. One out of five ... [ +++ ]
Tags: church attendance,sex offender,supreme court
A sex offender in New Hampshire is asking the state’s Supreme Court to grant him permission to attend church with a chaperone, according to the Associated Press.
Jonathan Perfetto, 35, spent ... [ +++ ]
Tags: advertising,church attendance,easter,egg hunt,helicopter,pastor matt woodfill,the woodlands christian center
Pastor Matt Woodfill ascended in a helicopter to rain down 5,000 candy-filled eggs on his congregation this past Easter. Part of an event designed to drive attendance to The Woodlands Christian ... [ +++ ]