Why Millennials are Leaving the Church
I think the author has a good pulse on "our" generation when she makes these points:
"Time and again, the assumption among Christian leaders, and evangelical leaders in particular, is that the key to drawing twenty-somethings back to church is simply to make a few style updates – edgier music, more casual services, a coffee shop in the fellowship hall, a pastor who wears skinny jeans, an updated Web site that includes online giving.
"But here’s the thing: Having been advertised to our whole lives, we millennials have highly sensitive BS* meters, and we’re not easily impressed with consumerism or performances..."
"What millennials really want from the church is not a change in style but a change in substance..."