Prior COVID-19 Pandemic
Recent studies prior COVID-19 pandemic discovered that 80 to 85 percent of established churches in the United States have either plateaued or declining. Resulting in about 3,000 to 4,000 churches closing every year. In 1920 there were 27 churches for every 10,000 US citizens; by 1996, there were only 11 churches for every 10,000.
Most protestant churches the US are reaching less total new converts today than they did in the 1950s, when the population of the United States was less than half of the current population.
Below is a link to comments on the church at Ephesus which explain these symptoms:
Mid – COVID-19 Pandemic
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