o become a "member" at Mars Hill Church requires more than attending church.
In the UK, only two in five British people now identify as Christian.
Norway's state church has lost more than 25,000 members in a month after it launched an online registration system allowing people to sign up or opt out.
The Lutheran Church is the official religion in Norway and nearly three-quarters of the population are registered as members.
In August 2011, a few months after his full restoration to the church, Lance was enjoying life in a Mars Hill house, living with other men and paying his rent in volunteer labor.
But that autumn, he had a disagreement with one of his pastors over a building-safety issue during a church party.