A sobering new Pew Research study finds here that Americans are increasingly giving up on God and the supernatural. Half of Americans who left their church no longer believe in God according to the new survey. The survey is the one of several recent ones from Pew demonstrating a disturbing trend in America: more and more Americans are junking religion and giving up on God. This accounts for the growing hopelessness within the culture.
Now the Spirit expressly says that in later times some will depart from the faith by devoting themselves to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons (1 Tim 4:1,ESV)