A new report from LifeWay Research found more than half of Protestant churchgoers say a personal connection inspired them to give money to a charity for the first time.
More than 8 in 10 pastors say their church has not disciplined a member in the past year. More than half say they don’t know of a case at their church ever.
Dr. Thom Rainer will visit LifeWay Christian Stores in five cities to present a one-hour seminar called “The New Normal for Reaching Your Community: Five Things You Must Know and Do.”
Lifeway Research surveyed 1,000 Protestant pastors last fall about racial diversity in their churches—and then compared the results to a similar survey in 2013.
If the average pastor has anything to do with it, church guests can expect multiple greetings and may even leave with a gift.