Is the gap between pulpit and pew narrowing?

Interesting longitudinal research from the US about the growing embrace of work theology by pastors, leading to increased numbers of pastors preaching on faith and work. The latest study was completed in 2014.
However, those in the pews still may not be getting the message about the importance of their work:
"The research revealed that 70 percent of Christians do not see how their work serves God’s purposes, and 78 percent see their work as less important than the work of a pastor or priest."

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