Bob Smietana

Bob Smietana is senior writer for Nashville-based "Facts & Trends" magazine ( and president of the Religion Newswriters Association. He's covered religion for a living since 1999.

Stories by Bob Smietana
Are Millennials Really Leaving the Church? Yes — but Mostly White Millennials¬†

All the hand-wringing stories about young adults leaving religion overlooks the vibrancy and growth of multiethnic churches.