Interesting article…

I was recently emailed an article about churches┬áby a friend… I wanted to highlight some points in it…

The U.S. religious marketplace is extremely volatile, with nearly half of American adults leaving the faith tradition of their upbringing to either switch allegiances or abandon religious affiliation altogether, a new survey finds.

…mainline Protestant churches are in decline, non-denominational churches are gaining and the ranks of the unaffiliated are growing…

Although evangelical churches strive to win new Christian believers from the “unchurched,” the survey found most converts to evangelical churches were raised Protestant.

Read the whole article here:

http://www.cnn.com/2008/LIVING/wayoflife/02/25/religion.survey.ap/index.html?eref=rss_topstories