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Startling Statistics on Depression

It’s hard to believe, but Americans are the unhappiest people on earth. That is the conclusion of a new study by the World Health Organization and the Harvard Medical School, which found that 9.6 percent of Americans suffer from depression or … Continue reading

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Men & Church

Less than 40% of church attendants at a typical worship service are men. Men are the world’s largest unchurched people group, according to Church for Men, founded by David Murrow, author of Why Men Hate Going to Church. He argues … Continue reading

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The importance of religion in Canada and the USA

Since ?92 the importance of religion to Canadians fell from 61% to 39%; in the U.S it dropped from 83% to 63%. (from Church Leaders Intelligence Report – 01/24/07)

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Divorce among Churchgoers

While the prevailing wisdom says that born-again Christians are just as likely as non-Christians to divorce, that may not give the whole picture. Sociologist Brad Wilcox says that when church attendance is taken into the discussion, it isn’t even close. … Continue reading

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