By Tim Kowols
You do not have to market God, but Friends Community Church Pastor Nancy Bontempo says He at least checks in on Facebook and other Web sites. The small Quaker congregation has seen itself grow from 13 members to more than 40 since Bontempo signed on as a pastor almost three years ago. By staying active on social media and updating their Web site with her weekly messages, Bontempo says her church has been blessed with being found.
According to the Pew Research Center one in five Americans are finding faith online while the number of people identifying with a specific denomination is dropping.