By Janel Kragt Bakker
Janel Kragt Bakker attracts on broad fieldwork and interviews with individuals in those partnerships to discover the sister church circulate and particularly its results on American church buildings. simply because Christianity is numerically and in lots of methods spiritually more desirable within the international South than it really is within the international North--while the imbalance in fabric assets runs within the contrary direction--both northern and southern Christians stand to achieve. tough triumphing notions of friction among northern and southern Christians, Bakker argues that sister church relationships are marked through interconnectivity and collaboration.
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Sister Churches: American Congregations and Their Partners Abroad by Janel Kragt Bakker