There was a time (I’m sounding old) when community activities were never planned on Sunday mornings. There was never such a thing as a soccer or little league practice scheduled for the time when most families were in church. That has changed. Now children’s sporting events are routinely scheduled on Sunday mornings. In fact, new research suggests that children’s sports contributes significantly to the decline in church attendance.
My question: Why would Christian parents let their kids be in sports when that keeps them from going to church? [Read more…]