An interesting quote by Will Hall:
For too long, the numbers produced by the ACP have been used in isolation to assess on the basis of face value the evangelistic effectiveness of our churches. Unfortunately, what have resulted largely are superficial conclusions and calls for abandoning what is broadly described as "1950s methodologies" (//link)
It's definitely worth our time as Southern Baptists to consider Hall's analysis.
With that, I am...
WILL HALL'S ENTIRE SERIES
Article I: ANALYSIS: God is Not Dead and Neither is Christianity in America (//link)
Article II: ANALYSIS: What do the Numbers Mean--is the SBC in decline? Part I (//link)
Article III: ANALYSIS: What do the Numbers Mean--is the SBC in decline? Part II (//link)
Article IV: ANALYSIS: Are Evangelicals Fractured & Losing Influence in the Public Square? (//link)