It’s a clear indication that God is not nearly finished with us.

–The Rev. Gradye Parsons, stated clerk of the PCUSA, reflecting on the loss of over 61,000 members in 2010, the 46th straight year of decline, bringing the denomination down to 2,016,091 members from a high of 4,254,597 in 1965 (and yes, I know it’s a bit out of context, but I couldn’t resist the juxtaposition)