Pillars of faith : American congregations and their partners / Nancy Tatom Ammerman.

By: Ammerman, Nancy Tatom, 1950-Publication details: Berkeley : University of California Press, c2005Description: xi, 343 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 0520243129 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0520243110 (alk. paper)Subject(s): Religious institutions -- United States | Religion and sociology -- United States | United States -- ReligionDDC classification: 206/.5/0973 LOC classification: BL2525 | .A563 2005
Contents:
Common patterns and diverse streams : listening to America's communities of faith -- Building traditions : worshiping and learning together -- Building communities : food, fun, and fellowship -- Building networks of faith : partners and producers -- Extending the community : serving the needy, saving souls -- Doing good together : networks of work in the world -- Nurturing traditions : stories and practices for religious pilgrims -- Voluntary and diverse communities of faith : American congregations and American society.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-337) and index.

Common patterns and diverse streams : listening to America's communities of faith -- Building traditions : worshiping and learning together -- Building communities : food, fun, and fellowship -- Building networks of faith : partners and producers -- Extending the community : serving the needy, saving souls -- Doing good together : networks of work in the world -- Nurturing traditions : stories and practices for religious pilgrims -- Voluntary and diverse communities of faith : American congregations and American society.