Social Networking Users Double in 2 Years

 The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project recently released Social Networking Sites and our Lives, which is a report based on the findings of a survey on Americans' use of the internet conducted from October 20 to November 28, 2010 with a sample of 2,255 adults, age 18 and older who were contacted via both landline and cellular phones.  The research shows: "The number of those using social networking sites has nearly doubled since 2008 and the population of SNS users has Read More …

Text Ministry

Just a few years ago, most people thought of cell phones primarily as phones.  In 2010, a cell phone means much more to teenagers. According to recent research conducted by the Pew Research Center, "Text messaging has become the primary way that teens reach their friends, surpassing face-to-face contact, email, instant messaging and voice calling as the go-to daily communication tool for this age group." According to even more recent research by The Nielsen Company, the average teenager Read More …

Religious Knowledge in America

Religious Knowledge in America I encourage you to test your religious knowledge by taking a fifteen question multiple choice survey.  Once you complete the survey you will learn how your religious literacy compares to those who participated in the Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life U.S. Religious Knowledge Survey.  The results of the survey suggest the average American isn't very knowledgeable about religion.  In fact, the average participant answered exactly half of Read More …