I think there's some truth to this—more than most young leavers would care to admit. The Christian life is hard to sustain in the face of so many temptations. Over the past year, I've conducted in-depth interviews with scores of ex-Christians. Only two were honest enough to cite moral compromise as the primary reason for their departures. Many experienced intellectual crises that seemed to conveniently coincide with the adoption of a lifestyle that fell outside the bounds of Christian morality.
CT Article: The Leavers
There's an article on the Christianity Today's website that pinpoints an awful trend that I've been seeing in the church over the last five years. Here's a snippet:
Posted by Adam at 12:12