Tagged: sociology

why Megachurches draw attendance and attention

why Megachurches draw attendance and attention

When it comes to religion in America, megachurches have a particular draw. Each megachurch has at least 2,000 in attendance on a typical weekend, most of them with multiple worship services, and an increasing number with multiple locations. (actually, the largest megachurches...

dynamics of different church sizes

dynamics of different church sizes

When it comes to churches, there’s a sociology to the number of people and group dynamics. There’s much more going on than a generic spiritual gathering. On numerous occasions, I’ve been asked for resources about how to manage the changes when a...

Asian Americans less spiritual and more insular

Asian Americans less spiritual and more insular

From this news release about a fascinating report, College Students’ Spirituality and Religiousness Varies by Race and Gender, New Study Shows: African Americans Most Religious Group, culminating from a survey of 112,232 college students: Asian Americans were the highest scorers on Religious...