You have heard all the demographic data before, but according to the best statistical information available we are doing an embarrassingly poor job of reaching the high school/college age group for Christ. In fact, many in that age group (sometimes referred to as the mosaic or millennial generation) who have grown up in the church are leaving it.
David Barton, president of Wallbuilders, stated, “It is the story of history that God uses the younger generation to revive and restore a nation that has fallen away. Therefore, the enemy often works to destroy youth before they can fulfill that destiny. It is no surprise, then, that today’s cultural terrorists have targeted youth for spiritual destruction.”
Article by Gerald Harris, Editor of The Christian Index