Why are there so many churches? People speak in tongues at the church on their corner. The guitarist has a nose ring and the pastor wears shorts and sandals at the megachurch downtown. But Church is church, right?
Though churches are as individual as the members they serve, Katie Meier clears up some of the confusion regarding the basic Christian denominations. Written in everyday language this guide clearly spells it out, from the unique qualities of different kinds of churches to the unifying principles of Christian faith. It takes the scare out of accompanying a friend to a different church; but even better, and maybe more importantly, it inspires a greater understanding of and love for fellow Christians.