By Aaron Earls
LifeWay Christian Resources writer
Nine in 10 Protestant pastors say their congregations did not meet for an in-person worship service last month, according to a new study from Nashville-based LifeWay Research.
A previous study from LifeWay Research found 99 percent of churches gathered physically at the beginning of March, but that dropped to 7 percent by March 29.
Despite Easter falling during the month, churches continued to avoid meeting in April. The latest LifeWay Research survey found those choosing to gather in person remained flat on April 5 and April 12, Easter Sunday, at 7 percent. Fewer gathered on April 19 (4 percent) and April 26 (6 percent). [Read more…]