Building relationships seems to come naturally to churchgoers, but those relationships often are built apart from spiritual growth, a study shows.
By Aaron Earls / LifeWay
Rachel Held Evans, a popular Christian writer and speaker, died May 4 at age 37 after a brief illness.
By Emily McFarlan Miller / Religion News Service
Standing at the pulpit of a Los Angeles Baptist church in 1972, Aretha Franklin—known more for hits like “Respect” and “Chain of Fools”—started singing her own rendition of “Amazing Grace.”
By Adelle M. Banks / Religion News Service
Most Protestant churchgoers say they are eager to talk to others about Jesus and pray for opportunities to share their faith. But most say they have not had any evangelistic conversations in the past six months.
Most Protestant pastors feel confident about the discipleship taking place in their churches. However, there’s still plenty of room for growth, according to a new study from Nashville-based LifeWay Research.
By Carol Pipes / LifeWay Christian Resources
A new Gallup report found that only half of Americans say they belong to a church or other religious body, down from 69 percent two decades earlier.
By Bob Smietana / Religion News Service
Artificial intelligence may allow technology to help people make wise decisions and work more efficiently. But it is not morally neutral, argues a group of Southern Baptist and other evangelical leaders in a new declaration about technology and ethics.
On top of his duties as the director of the National Institutes of Health, Francis Collins takes time to answer letters from Christians seeking to reconcile their faith with science.
By Yonat Shimron / Religion News Service
The Community Gospel Choir of St. Louis is dedicated to bridging the black and white communities by breaking down racial, cultural and economic barriers.
By Bill Motchan / Religion News Service
Be the Bridge is Latasha Morrison’s award-winning faith-based effort to connect the seemingly two different worlds of black and white in America.
By Nicola A. Menzie / Religion News Service
Adelle M. Banks examines findings of a LifeWay Research study into church attendance habits of black and white millenials.
Many churches in the United States are not seeing new faces in the pews, a new study reveals.