The following article provides insight into trends in the United States regarding religious institutions, especially Christian ones.  In the short term, St. Andrew’s seeking ways to prolong its effectiveness at serving our mission in the world through traditional form of congregation and ministerial staff probably makes sense.  In the long term, our ongoing effectiveness at serving our mission almost certainly will require developing a new form, probably without a building for worship and full-time ministerial staff.  I  would like an opportunity to discuss this article with people who care about the future of St. Andrew’s.

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