unChristian: What a New Generation Really Thinks about Christianity...and Why It Matters

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Baker Books, Oct 1, 2007 - Religion - 256 pages
Based on groundbreaking Barna Group research, unChristian uncovers the negative perceptions young people have of Christianity and explores what can be done to reverse them.
 

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Should be required reading for ALL Christians. David Kinnaman, President of the Barna Group, and Gabe Lyons examine what young adults think about Christians and, as a consequence, Christianity and ... Read full review

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This is a tremendous work for anyone who wants to know what "outsiders" think. It caused me to look much closer at my life and how my faith is lived out publicly; how I can more distinctly reflect ... Read full review

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Contents

Foreword
7
Discovering unChristian Faith
21
Hypocritical
41
Antihomosexual
91
Too Political
153
From unChristian to Christian
205
Afterword
221
Acknowledgments
247
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David Kinnaman is coauthor of unChristian, You Lost Me, and Good Faith. He is president of Barna Group, a leading research and communications company that works with churches, nonprofits, and businesses ranging from film studios to financial services. Since 1995, David has directed interviews with more than one million individuals and overseen hundreds of U.S. and global research studies. He and his wife live in California with their three children.

Gabe Lyons founded Fermi Project, a broad collective of innovators, social entrepreneurs, and church and society leaders working together to make positive contributions to culture (www.fermiproject.com). Prior to Fermi Project, Gabe cofounded Catalyst, a national gathering of young leaders, while serving as vice president for John Maxwell's INJOY organization. Gabe, his wife Rebekah, and their three children reside in Atlanta, Georgia.

To meet the contributors and learn more about this book and the conversations it is creating, visit www.unchristian.com.


This work was commissioned by Fermi Project.

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