Many Christians just assume that atheism and secularism are on the rise. Glenn T. Stanton expels this lie in this wonderful article that looks at the statistics and what they actually tell us. Many have read too much into the data and tried to say that atheism has grown significantly, even outnumbered those who believe in God. Atheism has grown, but barely. The idea that the Christian faith is going the wayside, is just false, simple as that .