The average age of its members is now 61 and by 2020 a “crisis” of “natural wastage” will lead to their numbers falling “through the floor”, the Church’s national assembly was told.
In the past 40 years, the number of adult churchgoers has halved, while the number of children attending regular worship has declined by four fifths.
The warnings follow an internal report calling for an urgent national recruitment drive to attract more members.
The Church was compared to a company “impeccably” managing itself into failure, during exchanges at the General Synod in York….(Source)
You didn’t listen. You’re dead as a Church because you stopped having kids….principally because you sold out to contraception and abortion.
No gimmick program is going to save it for you. Gay priests and Women Bishops ain’t gonna do it for you, either. No charge for that observation.
Sad. So very sad.