Getting back to Christian Basics

By Joe LaGuardia There has been much discussion over a recent study from the Pew Research Center.  It reveals a rise of people of no faith (“the unaffiliated”) and the demise of Christianity in our nation. The percentage of “unaffiliated” people rose from 16% to over 23% in the last seven years, while the percentage of Christians has steadilyContinue reading “Getting back to Christian Basics”

The Great Christian Migration

I’ve been a pastor long enough to realize that growth in most churches is the result not of people becoming believers but of what I call the “Great Christian Migration.”  It’s the trend in which Christians move from church to church.  Whatever church is new and fancy is the one that garners the most Christians.Continue reading “The Great Christian Migration”