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Two American Churches: Partisanship without Politics

Lydia Bean

in The Politics of Evangelical Identity: Local Churches and Partisan Divides in the United States and Canada

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161303
eISBN:
9781400852611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161303.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter illustrates how “political” talk was considered unspiritual and inappropriate in the American congregations of Northtown Baptist and Lifeway Assembly of God. But even though both ... More


Two Canadian Churches: Civil Religion in Exile

Lydia Bean

in The Politics of Evangelical Identity: Local Churches and Partisan Divides in the United States and Canada

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161303
eISBN:
9781400852611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161303.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter compares two American churches—Northtown Baptist and Lifeway Assembly of God—with two similar congregations just across the border in Canada: Highpoint Baptist and Grace Assembly of God. ... More


Institutionalizing the Indigenous Principle: The American Indian College and Mesa View Assembly of God

Angie Maxwell

in Choosing the Jesus Way: American Indian Pentecostals and the Fight for the Indigenous Principle

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781469612928
eISBN:
9781469614465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469612928.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter tells the story of the Native students of American Indian College and its white missionary founder, Alta Washburn, and how the fight for an all-Indian Bible school was a move toward ... More


Georgia Charismatics

Randall Balmer

in Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory: A Journey into the Evangelical Subculture in America, 25th Anniversary edition

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199360468
eISBN:
9780190258252
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199360468.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter presents the author's account of his visit to the Church of the King in Valdosta, Georgia. He describes the worship services, the congregation, and pastor Stan White, a fourth-generation ... More


The Fight for National Power and the Indigenous Principle: The Development of the Indian Representative Position and the Native American Fellowship

Angie Maxwell

in Choosing the Jesus Way: American Indian Pentecostals and the Fight for the Indigenous Principle

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781469612928
eISBN:
9781469614465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469612928.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter focuses on Cherokee evangelist John McPherson, the first national American Indian representative for the Assembly of God (AG), and how in the 1970s the Native leadership worked to force ... More


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