George Barna

Type: Person
Name: George Barna
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Honoring God’s Name, Part 1

I encourage you to read Malachi 1:6-8, 2:4-8, 17; 3:13-15. In this Book, the prophet Malachi is rebuking the spiritual leaders of Israel for several reasons. 1. They were despising God’s name, and not honoring Him. They were teaching the people that ... [Published Blanco County News - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Have preachers lost their nerve?

Do most American preachers stay silent on public issues to keep their congregations happy?Researcher George Barna’s comments on a radio show recently caused quite a stir in the evangelical blogosphere. Barna says that a whopping 90 percent of the preachers ... [Published Christian Century - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Myth Exposed: Don't Believe That Church Success Depend on These 5 Factors

|3:41 pmMichael Brown holds a Ph.D. in Near Eastern Languages and Literatures from New York University and has served as a professor at a number of seminaries. He is the author of 25 books and hosts the nationally syndicated, daily talk radio show, the ... [Published Christian Post - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Church Challenge

Few pastors preach about today's most challenging political andsocial issues because they worry about losing members of theirflocks and the money they donate, according to a researcher whofocuses on issues of Christianity."Controversy keeps people from ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

It’s Time to Get Ahabs out of Our Pulpits

Pastors generally believe same-sex marriage and abortion are wrong, but most of them won't talk to their congregations about it for fear of losing members.Those were the opening words of an article I wrote last week called " Most Pastors Avoid Controversial ... [Published Charisma - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Smashing the myth of American church success

What did Jesus call his followers to build? How much of what we are building will withstand persecution and testing for the Word in this world – and how much will withstand the fire of divine testing in the world to come?Tweet to @DrMichaelLBrownThere's ... [Published One News Now - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Pastors avoid ‘controversy’ to keep tithes up, author says

Few pastors preach about today's most challenging political and social issues because they worry about losing members of their flocks and the money they donate, according to a researcher who focuses on issues of Christianity.“Controversy keeps people ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Does the 'D' word mean what I think it means?

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he doesn't exist. - CHARLES BAUDELAIREIt is a frequent headline, you read it all the time, invariably in the aftermath of the sudden demise of a Hollywood star or with reference to some ... [Published Pembroke Daily Observer - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Study: Pastors avoid controversy to keep tithes up

(Charisma News) Pastors generally believe same-sex marriage and abortion are wrong, but most of them won’t talk to their congregations about it for fear of losing members.That’s a basic takeaway from a recent Barna Group study. Research expert George ... [Published WorldNetDaily - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

New research: pastors deliberately keeping flock in the dark

(Chuck Baldwin) - Research Confirms What I Have Been Saying For Years George Barna is the foremost researcher of modern Christianity in the country. He recently spoke about a two-year research project studying why modern-day pastors and churches are so ... [Published RenewAmerica columns - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Religion Update Fall 2014: The Good, the Alien, the Secular

Publishers will deliver the usual suspects in great quantities, expecting those authors to deliver sales, a good bet. After something familiar, something new: a few other titles look too good, or trending, to resist. Drumroll, please.Jesus has been a ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

STEVE WOLFE'S 'SEEDS OF WELLNESS:' I am going fishing

The first day of fishing season is a tradition in western Pennsylvania and for many marks the “unofficial” start of the spring season.The sight of the crane at Indiana Regional Medical Center working to erect steel for the Centennial Building Project ... [Published Indiana Gazette - Apr 22 2014]

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"controversy keeps people from being in the seats, controversy keeps people from giving money, from attending programs" George Barna said on America Family Radio's  Today's Issues  broadcast

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Honoring God’s Name, Part 1 [Published Blanco County News - Sep 18 2014]
Have preachers lost their nerve? [Published Christian Century - Aug 29 2014]
Myth Exposed: Don't Believe That Church Success... [Published Christian Post - Aug 26 2014]
Church Challenge [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 26 2014]
It’s Time to Get Ahabs out of Our Pulpits [Published Charisma - Aug 26 2014]
Smashing the myth of American church success [Published One News Now - Aug 25 2014]
Pastors avoid ‘controversy’ to keep tithes up, ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - Aug 25 2014]
Does the 'D' word mean what I think it means? [Published Pembroke Daily Observer - Aug 16 2014]
Study: Pastors avoid controversy to keep tithes up [Published WorldNetDaily - Aug 15 2014]
New research: pastors deliberately keeping floc... [Published RenewAmerica columns - Aug 08 2014]
Religion Update Fall 2014: The Good, the Alien,... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Jul 05 2014]
STEVE WOLFE'S 'SEEDS OF WELLNESS:' I am going f... [Published Indiana Gazette - Apr 22 2014]
Religion Publishers Present Their Titles to PW ... [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Apr 09 2014]
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