Greg Atkinson is the Founder of Worship Impressions and Executive Director of ExPastors.com. He is a leadership coach and guest services consultant, and author of Church Leadership Essentials, Strange Leadership, Scaling Down, and Secrets of a Secret Shopper.
The Pew Research study found that people were more likely to think news statements are factual when the statements appeal to their side, even if the statements were opinions. The findings address concerns about fake news.
In my last few years of observing how we go about discipleship in church, hearing the verbal communication of welcome and community and observing the nonverbal communication like methods and actions, it’s becoming clearer to me that one reason the church is losing the rising generations is due in part to the fact that they only accept the love they’ve been told they deserve.