What are the largest churches in America?

What are the largest churches in America?

Top 10
ChurchCityAv. weekly attendance
Lakewood ChurchHouston52,800
Church of the HighlandsBirmingham52,000
Crossroads Church — CincinnatiCincinnati38,000

Who has the biggest mega church?

The largest megachurch in the world by attendance is South Korea's Yoido Full Gospel Church, an Assemblies of God church, with more than 830,000 members as of 2007.

Is Christianity growing or declining?

"In the United States, Christians will decline from more than three-quarters of the population in 2010 to two-thirds in 2050". "Four out of every 10 Christians in the world will live in sub-Saharan Africa".

What is the largest independent Baptist church in America?

The First Baptist Church of Hammond is a fundamental Independent Baptist church in Hammond, Indiana. It is the largest church in the state of Indiana, and in 2007 was the 20th largest in the United States....First Baptist Church (Hammond, Indiana)
First Baptist Church, Hammond
Senior pastor(s)John Wilkerson

Why did Southern Baptist split?

Divisions over slavery. Slavery in the 19th century became the most critical moral issue dividing Baptists in the United States. Struggling to gain a foothold in the South, after the American Revolution, the next generation of Southern Baptist preachers accommodated themselves to the leadership of Southern society.

What is a devout Independent Baptist?

Independent Baptist churches (some also called Independent Fundamental Baptist, Independent Fundamentalist Baptist or IFB) are Christian congregations, generally holding to conservative (primarily fundamentalist) Baptist beliefs.

What is the largest church in Georgia?

North Point Community Church is a non-denominational, evangelical Christian megachurch located in Alpharetta, Georgia, a suburb of Atlanta. North Point currently averages more than 38,589 people in attendance across eight locations in the north metro Atlanta area.

Who is the pastor of Buckhead church?

Clay Scroggin

Are Charles and Andy Stanley related?

Stanley's son Andy Stanley is the pastor of North Point Community Church in nearby Alpharetta, Georgia. Stanley also has a daughter named Becky, whom Stanley has occasionally mentioned in his sermons.

What nationality is Charles Stanley?


Is Dr Stanley still preaching?

Stanley, a former president of the Southern Baptist Convention, will become pastor emeritus and plans to remain active with In Touch Ministries, which was founded in 1992.

Is Andy Stanley married?

Sandra Stanley

Is Anna Stanley still alive?