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

 

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Often relegated to specialists, theology can better be understood as a process of recognizing a church’s distinctive practices.

Emerging adults least likely to engage their faith Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News

Those who maintained the highest levels of religious commitment as adults adopted those habits earlier in life.

A decennial research project released May 1, 2012 shows Mormons, Muslims and nondenominational Christians are on the rise; however, it also indicates that less than 50 percent of Americans are claimed by a congregation.

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

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