*Though a majority of teens and young adults identify as Christian, a new study suggests that only 15 percent of them have personal relationships with Christ and are deeply committed.

Most American “Millenials” – those born between 1980 and 1991 – don’t pray regularly. Few read their Bibles or other religious texts, and many don’t attend church on a weekly basis, according to a LifeWay Research study.

“[W]e cannot forget the vast majority of lost young people in this generation. Our hearts should be broken with this reality,” said Thom Rainer, president of LifeWay Christian Resources. “We should be convicted if we do not yet have a heavy burden to reach this generation.”

Sixty-five percent of Millennials called themselves a Christian in the study that was conducted on 1,200 young Americans in August 2009. But Rainer estimates that 85 percent of young people are lost.

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