NASHVILLE, TN. — When a pastor commits adultery, most of their fellow pastors believe they should withdraw from public ministry for at least some time. A new survey of U.S. Protestant pastors by Nashville-based LifeWay Research finds only 2 percent of pastors believe a fellow pastor who has an affair does not need to take […]
Elizabeth Baptist Church of Atlanta and Voices of Faith Ministries in Stone Mountain, two historic African American congregations, reported the highest figures.
By Lisa Cannon Green NASHVILLE (BP) — Life didn’t just happen, most Americans say – and a surprising number of nonreligious people agree, a newly released study says. More than 4 in 10 of the nonreligious believe physics and humanity point to a creator, LifeWay Research finds. A third say human morality indicates a creator who defines […]
Americans have a surprising openness to Christian churches, even those who are supposedly turned off to religion, a new survey from LifeWay Research shows.