Divorce Rate Doubles Among Older Adults

Churches working to strengthen marriages in their congregation shouldn’t focus solely on young couples, as divorce among those 50 and older has more than doubled.

Americans’ Perception of Pastors Is a Mixed Bag

In general, Americans are split on their attitudes toward pastors. Almost 3 in 10 have a negative opinion, but 24 percent say they have a very positive opinion of pastors.

U.S. Churches Grow More Theologically Conservative

Churches have made a “slight movement” to the right in the last five years, according to the American Congregations 2015 study.

March Mildness? Americans Say Sports Isn’t All About Winning

The NCAA men’s basketball tournament has become known as March Madness. For most Americans, however, their attitude toward sports is more mild than mad.

How Old Are America’s Pastors?

As the average pastor grows older in America, churches say they are struggling to find young Christians who want to become future pastors.

Former Victim: Churches Need to Treat Domestic Abuse with Care

If you have more than three people in your church, domestic violence is a possibility, says radio host and past victim of domestic abuse Autumn Miles.

Churches Have Good Intentions, But Lack Plans for Domestic Violence

When it comes to domestic violence, according to new research, Protestant pastors want to be helpful but often don’t know where to start.

Americans Warm up to Religious Groups—Except Evangelicals

In a new survey from Pew Research, evangelicals were the one religious group that didn’t experience an increase in warmth among Americans in the last seven years.

Three-Quarters of Americans Give up Lent for Lent

During Lent, some give up chocolate or another favorite food. Others dump guilty pleasures. But most Americans give up Lent.

11 Statistical Tips for a Healthy Marriage

As millions celebrate Valentine’s Day, there are several statistical facts that can help a marriage start off healthy and stay that way for the long run.