Faith Communities Today Survey (FACT) 2010, Presbyterian Church (USA)

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During the past 5 years, has your congregation changed the style of any of its weekend worship services or added a new service with a different style of worship?
  1) No change in style
  2) Changed style a little
  3) Changed style somewhat
  4) Changed style a lot
  5) Added a new service with a different style of worship

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
No change in style 303 43.1% 43.1% -.87
Changed style a little 193 27.5% 70.6% -.07
Changed style somewhat 114 16.2% 86.8% .73
Changed style a lot 31 4.4% 91.2% 1.54
Added a new service with a different style of worship 62 8.8% 100% 2.34

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

1650-1800 1801-1900 1901-1950 1951-1975 1976-2000 After 2000 TOTAL
No change in style 46.7%
21
42.8%
136
50.0%
68
35.3%
41
41.7%
15
50.0%
4
43.2%
285
Changed style a little 31.1%
14
29.9%
95
26.5%
36
24.1%
28
25.0%
9
0.0%
0
27.6%
182
Changed style somewhat 13.3%
6
16.0%
51
12.5%
17
20.7%
24
13.9%
5
37.5%
3
16.1%
106
Changed style a lot 4.4%
2
2.5%
8
3.7%
5
8.6%
10
5.6%
2
0.0%
0
4.1%
27
Added a new service with a different style of worship 4.4%
2
8.8%
28
7.4%
10
11.2%
13
13.9%
5
12.5%
1
9.0%
59
TOTAL 100.0%
45
100.0%
318
100.0%
136
100.0%
116
100.0%
36
100.0%
8

659


Size of place (I-SIZPLACE)

1-50 51-100 101-250 251-500 More than 500 TOTAL
No change in style 58.2%
159
31.3%
51
33.1%
55
39.3%
22
33.3%
7
43.3%
294
Changed style a little 22.0%
60
39.9%
65
29.5%
49
16.1%
9
23.8%
5
27.7%
188
Changed style somewhat 12.1%
33
21.5%
35
19.3%
32
10.7%
6
19.0%
4
16.2%
110
Changed style a lot 4.4%
12
3.1%
5
4.8%
8
8.9%
5
0.0%
0
4.4%
30
Added a new service with a different style of worship 3.3%
9
4.3%
7
13.3%
22
25.0%
14
23.8%
5
8.4%
57
TOTAL 100.0%
273
100.0%
163
100.0%
166
100.0%
56
100.0%
21

679


Theology (I-THEOLOGY)

Very liberal Somewhat liberal Moderate Somewhat conservative Very conservative TOTAL
No change in style 20.0%
3
33.0%
34
46.2%
123
41.8%
100
56.3%
36
43.1%
296
Changed style a little 46.7%
7
29.1%
30
25.6%
68
30.1%
72
17.2%
11
27.4%
188
Changed style somewhat 33.3%
5
21.4%
22
15.4%
41
13.8%
33
17.2%
11
16.3%
112
Changed style a lot 0.0%
0
4.9%
5
4.1%
11
4.2%
10
4.7%
3
4.2%
29
Added a new service with a different style of worship 0.0%
0
11.7%
12
8.6%
23
10.0%
24
4.7%
3
9.0%
62
TOTAL 100.0%
15
100.0%
103
100.0%
266
100.0%
239
100.0%
64

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