While parents are primarily responsible for training children, God also gave the church an essential role in spiritual education. Unfortunately most parents have let the church take it over completely, and the church has failed to equip their children and parents with a real understanding of how to know, defend, and share their faith.
When the church rejects the Bible’s authority in one area, should Christians be surprised that society does not take the Bible’s other teachings seriously? Why should anyone live by God’s Word if it is merely a flawed book that cannot be trusted?
It is unlikely that a single explanation accounts fully for the decline of mainline Protestant churches in the U.S., given that some other mainline churches remain strong. Nonetheless, compromise has not succeeded in drawing seekers to the church, contrary to what compromising Christians often claim.
Thousands of churches all over the country rent—that is, pay money for—space in public schools on Sundays. But now, in New York City, that will change. Perhaps NYC’s Department of Education and judicial powers should look more closely at the Founding Fathers and the clear precedent they set for acceptable use of public buildings.
Many UK churches have been forced to close their doors. And now a national heritage group in Canada is warning that the same thing is happening there.
The Bible uses strong language to describe any form of compromise with worldly thinking. And it doesn’t just apply to the ancient Israelites.
One of the most divisive issues in our churches is “race,” right?
As we look around at the shambles of Western civilization, a question seems to be on everyone’s mind: What happened?
One reason young adults are leaving the church is that they don’t understand the Old Testament. What can we do to help them?
Gospel Reset deals with the topic of how we can more effectively evangelize a secularized culture. It also clearly presents the gospel, founded in Genesis.
Christ’s prayer for unity seems like an impossible dream. What can Christians do to promote unity with believers who disagree on basic doctrines?
Dr. John MacArthur, a popular evangelical writer and pastor, expressed his deep concern about the Emerging Church during a visit to the Creation Museum.
Chronological teaching is a proven way to address biblical illiteracy. The author of this article taught Bible history in public schools for 13 years.
Martin Luther called the church back to the bible’s authority 500 years ago. New attacks in our scientific age demand a new reformation.
Times have changed over the last 500 years, but some basic challenges never change.
So few pastors are preaching on Genesis. Before we can help, we need to understand what might be holding a pastor back.
The Reformers of the sixteenth century believed the only path to lasting reformation was the Word of God.
Sunday school is actually more likely to be detrimental to the spiritual and moral health of our children.
We can now identify the real answers as well as the causes affecting young people who leave the church.
If you think evolution is unrelated to church work, some very rich people disagree. They’re spending millions to make the church an evolution-friendly place.
Does the church in our Western world need a revival or a reformation?
Polls show that the twentysomethings sitting next to you in the pews may not embrace your faith. What happened to them?
Compromise has infiltrated Christian institutions, creating possibly a dangerous situation in colleges and universities that appeared to be our allies.
It comes as no surprise to anyone keeping a finger on the pulse of our culture that a dramatically high number of young people are leaving the church.
Barna reports that “more than two-thirds of skeptics have attended Christian churches in the past—most for an extended period of time.”
Dr. Woodrow Kroll promotes Bible literacy and trains pastors around the world.
Aren’t you as deeply troubled and tremendously burdened as I am when you read these sad statistics about the millennials who attend our churches?
What did the early church believe about creation? In its first 16 centuries the church held to a young earth.
A Pew Research Center report, “America’s Changing Religious Landscape,” shows Christianity declining in America, which AiG has warned the church of for years.
More and more young people are walking out the church doors and not looking back. Why are they leaving?
What is the correlation between worship in the Temple and the church gathering?
Are our church buildings the same as the Temple of the old covenant?
Is the sale of Christian resources at services, or at any meeting in a church, prohibited by John 2 or any other Scripture?
Several times during our session of the annual conference of the United Methodist Church I heard the following phrase spoken quite passionately: “I believe in evolution!”
A Methodist church whose congregation once numbered more than 10,000 members has fallen to under 400 today—a decline reflecting the slow collapse of mainline Protestant churches in the U.S.