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Urban Village Does Church Differently

In the U.S., statistics suggest that fewer people are participating in organized religion than in past years. Many churches especially struggle with how to attract young members. A congregation in Chicago is bucking that trend by taking ministry to the streets and filling the seats on Sunday morning.

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In 2010, Urban Village received an advertising grant from United Methodist Communications and Rethink Church to put ads in the Chicago subway. Find out more about how your church can apply

This video was produced by United Methodist Communications in Nashville, TN.
Media contact is Fran Walsh, 615-742-5458.
This video was first posted on May 24, 2016.