Author Archive


Places of Promise: How location matters to congregations

The devil is in the theology: Supernatural evil and religious commitment

Make room at the table: Congregations and The Lord’s Supper

‘Miracle’ of reaching young adults related to openness to change

Vital congregations reduce demand for paranormal beliefs

Balancing spiritual, civic missions of small groups

Members only: Older, more involved worshipers most likely to commit

Fast-growing churches more likely to set rules on alcohol, tobacco use

Prayers of Thanksgiving Provide Many Blessings, Studies Indicate

Invisible singles: How churches can reach unmarried worshipers