ROTW Certified Statistic

Behaviors

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Over half of all Americans NEVER attend church!

This ROTW Certified Statistic is based on the following research:

This ROTW Certified Statistic is the average of the following studies:

55%

Barna Research, 2018

52%

Gallup Poll, 2017

58%

Gallup Poll, 2016

55%

General Social Survey, 2016

57%

General Social Survey, 2014

Scriptural Context

  • One thing I have desired of the Lord, that will I seek: That I may dwell in the house of the Lord All the days of my life, To behold the beauty of the Lord, And to inquire in His temple. Psalm 27:4 (NKJV)
  • Let us come before His presence with thanksgiving, let us shout joyfully to Him with psalms. Psalm 95:2 (NASB)
  • Praise the Lord! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heavens! Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his excellent greatness! Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute and harp! Praise him with tambourine and dance; praise him with strings and pipe! Praise him with sounding cymbals; praise him with loud clashing cymbals! Psalm 150:1-6
  • And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up. And as was his custom, he went to the synagogue on the Sabbath day. Luke 4:16 (ESV)
  • All the believers devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching, and to fellowship, and to sharing in meals (including the Lord’s Supper), and to prayer. Acts 2:42 (NLT)
  • Praising God and enjoying the favor of all the people. And the Lord added to their number daily those who were being saved. Acts 2:47 (NIV)
  • Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing. 1 Thessalonians 5:11 (NIV)
  • Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts. Colossians 3:16 (NIV)