• Christian Media Barely Reaching Beyond the Faithful

    By Bob Smietana NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Christian broadcasters have a devoted following, with about two-thirds of weekly churchgoers and evangelicals saying they tune in to Christian radio and television on a regular basis. Christian books have a similar use by churchgoers and evangelicals and

    Christian Media Barely Reaching Beyond the Faithful
  • One in Three Americans Worry About Sharia Law Being Applied in America

    By Bob Smietana NASHVILLE, Tenn.—As President Obama seeks to ramp up military action against the terrorist group known as ISIS, Americans remain uneasy over the place of Islam in the United States and in the world. More than a third (37 percent) say they are worried about Sharia law—an Islamic

    One in Three Americans Worry About Sharia Law Being Applied in America
  • Sunday Morning in America Still Segregated – and That’s OK With Worshipers

    By Bob Smietana NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Sunday morning remains one of the most segregated hours in American life, with more than 8 in 10 congregations made up of one predominant racial group. And most worshipers like it that way. Two-thirds of American churchgoers (67 percent) say their church

    Sunday Morning in America Still Segregated – and That’s OK With Worshipers
  • Most Churchgoers Won’t Skip Church for Football

    By Bob Smietana NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Most American churchgoers would rather attend church than watch their favorite football team. But a few diehard fans are willing to miss out on worship to watch a game. About 1 in 7 churchgoers (15 percent) say they’d skip church in order to watch their

    Most Churchgoers Won’t Skip Church for Football
  • Americans agree U.S. has come far in race relations, but has long way to go

    By Bob Smietana NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Race relations in America are better than they used to be. And most Americans see diversity as a good thing. But there’s still a long way to go, according to two new surveys from Nashville-based LifeWay Research. Researchers asked 1,000 Americans and 1,000

    Americans agree U.S. has come far in race relations, but has long way to go

LifeWay Research: Enlightening Today’s Church with Relevant Insights

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Through extensive testing (the largest research project of its kind ever done), the LifeWay Research team has discovered certain attributes visible in the lives of believers who are progressing in spiritual maturity. These eight attributes are biblical factors that consistently show up in the life of a maturing believer. SEE THE RESULTS