Young Adults http://wknofm.org en Idlewild To Young Adults: Holla At Us http://wknofm.org/post/idlewild-young-adults-holla-us <p></p><p>According to research by the Pew Forum, young people are becoming less religious and many churches are shrinking as a result, but Idlewild Presbyterian Church isn’t one of them. A recent survey found that Idlewild is among the fastest growing congregations within the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eleanor Boudreau 21013 at http://wknofm.org Idlewild To Young Adults: Holla At Us Here’s The Church: Where Are All The Young People? http://wknofm.org/post/here-s-church-where-are-all-young-people <p></p><p>At 5:30 on a Sunday afternoon, the chapel at Hope Presbyterian Church on Walnut Grove has the feel of a rock concert. The lights are dark and the music is loud.</p><p>The more staid, traditional service is in the morning, but this late service was designed to appeal to a younger and less conventional crowd. It’s called The Stirring.</p><p>When Pastor Eli Morris climbs to the stage he’s wearing jeans and a black t-shirt. Morris isn’t part of the target age-group. He’s 58 with long, gray hair and a goatee, but he clearly enjoys the free-wheeling atmosphere.</p> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Eleanor Boudreau 20960 at http://wknofm.org Here’s The Church: Where Are All The Young People?