SITE NOTICE | MORE..Christian Heritage Collection -- Update! A new portrait has been added to our collection -- Pierre Viret! A collection of original art celebrating the history and heritage of the Christian church. .. click for more info!
Study: Christian students who think for themselves stay Christians
A fascinating study by Fuller Theological Seminary identified the major factors in whether teens from Christian homes lose or retain their convictions when they go off to college. Surprisingly, the most significant factor is not whether the students join a church or campus Bible study. It is whether they work through their doubts and questions.
In other words, the students who survive are those who develop independent thinking. The researchers concluded, ‚ÄúStudents who had the opportunity to struggle with tough questions and pain during high school seemed to have a healthier transition into college life.‚ÄĚ...