New Study

Pastors and Parents Differ on Youth Ministry Goals

The tug-of-war between a parent’s protective instincts and their desire to raise fearless kids is felt in youth ministries. In partnership with Youth Specialties and YouthWorks, Barna conducted a major study on the state of youth ministry in the United States, looking at the expectations of pastors, youth leaders and parents.

Barna: This Week

There are now more pastors older than 65 than there are leaders younger than 40

@barnagroup • March 23, 2017

A Single-Minded Church

By Barna Group • February 9, 2017

New Study: Pastors and Parents Differ on Youth Ministry Goals

Barna Group • March 22, 2017

The State of Pastors

Half of Americans share this concern: Significant obstacles still make it harder for women in the workplace than me…

@barnagroup • March 23, 2017

Even the religiously unaffiliated are more likely to speak positively about a pastor they know personally

Barna Group • March 21, 2017

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