7. Significant numbers of millennials (young people born in the 1980s and 1990s) will continue to walk away from socially conservative religious traditions. Bringing them back will be tough, especially for religious organizations deeply invested in brick-and-mortar and bureaucracy. Millennials who are facing the erosion of access to affordable, quality education and meaningful employment and who stand to inherit from their elders a great deal of debt and environmental destruction want to know why and how faith matters.
What do you think? I thought about writing a long, thought out, overly wordy blog about this, but I think the above pretty much sums it up.
My generation feels abandoned by the church.
My generation feels that a mess has been made by those who told us how important our faith was, and is now left to clean it up and reap the “benefits” of it, and is confused.
What do you think?
I realize that may sound harsh, but I believe it’s reality….