Sports, social clubs, and the Internet are replacing the social void left by churches. But the danger there is that sports and clubs all require spare time—and money. “If someone is working all the time and has less disposable income, where can they go for help? It used to be church. Now?” (sociologist Paul) Lasley leaves the question unanswered.
-Lyz Lenz ‘The death of the midwestern church‘ Pacific Standard