Without a doubt, the church languishes as it does today because many, if not most, of professing believers in America are not even saved. Does that sound harsh?
Well, consider this: many today have bought into a mind set that allows them to live any way they want and still claim to "belong to Jesus."
But John said, "If we claim to have fellowship with the light (to be a believer, a follower of Jesus, a Christian), and yet walk in darkness (to live like the world), we lie (in claiming to have fellowship with the light) and the truth is not in us" (1 John 1:6).
Ouch. Want to know more? Then keep listening.
The following is a study of the Lost in the Church today.