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o become a "member" at Mars Hill Church requires more than attending church.

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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.