Although the United States is known worldwide to be a religious nation, few Americans say that faith is a top priority in their life.
Nearly 90 percent of Americans, according to the CIA World Factbook, identify themselves with a religion. But only 12 percent of American adults say faith is a top priority in their life, according to a new study released Monday by the Barna Group.
About three-quarters of the U.S. population is Christian.
Barry, they think there sampling accurately represents what Americans think, and they're probably right, and for Canada too! Indian Hills Community Church's pastor Gil Rugh preached a sermon on the importance of putting God first in our morning service, that sermon should be found on the listing of Recent sermons here on SermonAudio sometime this week.
Matthew 22 36 "Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law?" 37 And He said to him, "'YOU SHALL LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART, AND WITH ALL YOUR SOUL, AND WITH ALL YOUR MIND.' 38 "This is the great and foremost commandment. 39 "The second is like it, 'YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF.' 40 "On these two commandments depend the whole Law and the Prophets."---NASB