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A competitive marketplace is forcing churches to embrace business practices to court fickle churchgoers.

 

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When it comes to church size, bigger is not always better.

Mainline Protestants scored lower than other Christian groups when it comes to distinctiveness.

Older members make up a sizable portion of many congregations. Churches can find help online for meeting their spiritual needs.

Congregations have made great strides in making houses of worship more accessible to people with disabilities. Now they must move toward including them as equal members in the life of the church.

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Everyone needs God, says Nick Vujicic, a Christian evangelist born with a rare condition... More > Overall, just .34 percent of the U.S. population are members of one or another Orthodox Christian... More >
Susan Braunstein of the Jewish Museum in New York explains the origin of Hanukkah and recounts the... More > About 90 percent of American congregations have 100 or fewer members and tend to be rural and poor... More >

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Children's Faith, Doubt and Silence

During a three-year longitudinal study launched by the Fuller Youth Institute, a parent with three post–high school...

Sermons For Those Struggling with Depression

On Sunday, before worshippers at Washington's National Cathedral, Michael Gerson, Washington Post columnist, delivered...

Lilly Endowment Launchs the Seventh Phase of its Giving Indiana Funds

"Last fall, Lilly Endowment launched the seventh phase of its Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow initiative (GIFT VII),...

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