Already Gone

Already Gone

Why your Kids Will Quit Church and What You Can Do to Stop It

Book - 2009
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Nationwide polls and denominational reports are showing that the4 next generation is calling it quits on the traditional church. And it's not just happening on the nominal fringe; it's happening at the core of the Faith. What are the factors that could cause the next generation to be lost from the local church? Ken Ham from Answers in Genesis commissioned Britt Beamer from America's Research Group to find out. In the first scientific study of its kind, Beamer surveyed a thousand 20-30 year olds who used to go to Evangelical churches on a regular basis but have since left it behind. The results are not just surprising, they are shocking: Those who faithfully attended Sunday school are more likely to leave the church than those who do not Those who regularly attended Sunday school are more likely to believe that the Bible is less true Over half of those who faithfully attended church feel that the church is not relevant to real life today. Statistic by statistic, Ham and Beamer blow the lid off basic assumptions and implications regarding faith, the age of the earth, the inerrancy of the Bible and the great disconnect that is taking place between our children and their church experience. The trends are frightening, but Already Gone shows how to fight back in our families, our churches and our world. We can make a difference today that will affect the statistics of tomorrow "
Publisher: Green Forest, AR : Master Books, c2009
ISBN: 9780890515297
Characteristics: 189 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Hillard, Todd A.
Beemer, C. Britt


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Jul 28, 2014

Would the author be Mr. “Aliens are Doomed to Hell“ Ken Ham? .... . . .
see also:
“Parenting Without God : How to Raise Moral, Ethical and Intelligent Children, Free from Religious Dogma”
by Dan Arel with a foreword by Peter G. Boghossian 1966-
Pitchstone Publishing pbk, 182 pages, ISBN-10: 1634310446 . . . ISBN-13: 978-1634310444
putting away childish things ...
"One must state it plainly. Religion comes from the period of human prehistory where nobody—not even the mighty Democritus who concluded that all matter was made from atoms—had the smallest idea what was going on. It comes from the bawling and fearful infancy of our species ..." from "God is Not Great" by C. Hitchens
“Telling kids that they have to believe the nonsense written in an ancient book — and that they’ll be tortured in hell for eternity if they don’t accept its core doctrines — is the definition of brainwashing.”
“Creationist Ken Ham: Bill Nye is “Indoctrinating” Kids By Teaching Them Science”
by Hemant Mehta
Ken Ham: Hurricanes Are “Our Fault” Because a Woman Once Ate An Apple


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