This was shocking and should be of serious concern to everyone calling themselves Pastor, Elder, Preacher, etc. James 3:1
In today’s Barna Highlight, we’re sharing another bite-sized finding you can use to become a more informed leader.
Just because a word or phrase is common in church leadership, doesn’t mean it’s common among churchgoers.
For example, half of all U.S. churchgoers (51%) say they are unfamiliar with the term “the Great Commission.”
(Also note when you add up the unfamiliar with the unsure and can’t explain, a whopping 82% have never heard of or do not comprehend Christ’s command to ALL TRUE CHRISTIANS.)
This surprising finding comes from Translating the Great Commission, a report we created with Seed Company