ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 01, 1991
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Chicago: Chris Bury) Return of baby boomers to church examined; scenes shown from the Willow Creek Community Church in Chicago, a megachurch that was custom designed according to survey findings. [Two CHURCHGOERS, Reverend Lee STROBEL - comment.] Various elements of the church described and shown. [STROBEL - preaches.] [Historian Lyle SCHALLER - talks about large, programmed churches.] Second Baptist Church of Houston shown. [Religious pollster George BARNA - comments.] Megachurches and the gospel according to market research further detailed. Happy Church of Denver shown. [Theologian Reverend Martin MARTY - comments.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.