• American Views of Gay Marriage Are Divided by Faith and Friendship

    By Bob Smietana NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Americans who say they have gay or lesbian friends are twice as likely to say gay marriage should be legal. Fewer than half of Americans say homosexuality is sinful. And evangelicals are increasingly at odds with American culture over same-sex

    American Views of Gay Marriage Are Divided by Faith and Friendship
  • Americans Believe Church is Good but Dying

    By Lisa Green NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Although most Americans believe church is on the decline, the overwhelming majority say they find value in attending. A new survey from Nashville-based LifeWay Research reveals an upbeat attitude toward churchgoing. Two-thirds of Americans think attendance is

    Americans Believe Church is Good but Dying
  • Evangelicals Say It Is Time For Congress To Tackle Immigration

    By Bob Smietana NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- When it comes to immigration reform, American evangelicals want it all. Nine out of 10 (86 percent) want more border security. Six in 10 (61 percent) support a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants. More than two-thirds (68 percent) favor both. And

    Evangelicals Say It Is Time For Congress To Tackle Immigration
  • 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

LifeWay Research: Enlightening Today’s Church with Relevant Insights

Transformational Discipleship – Canada

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