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More than 6 in 10 Americans (62%) expect Jesus to return and judge all people. But only 56% believed in a Hell where people will be punished forever.

State of Theology 2020
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Only 12% of young people ages 18-24 identify as evangelical Christians, less than half the national average.

Survey of Young Americans, Harvard Kennedy School, 2019

Only 48% of Americans believe that Jesus Christ was the Son of God, but 66% believe that Jesus rose from the dead!

Lifeway Research, 2020

Bible reading declined by 7% during the first six months of COVID-19.

State of the Bible, American Bible Society, 2020

Less than 10% of sermons preached in Evangelical churches even mentioned Hell, Sin, Salvation, or Heaven.

Pew Research Center, 2019

54% of U.S. churches allow openly gay or lesbian couples to hold full-fledged memberships, an increase of 70% compared to just twelve years ago.

National Congregations Study, 2019