From Meetinghouse to Megachurch A Material and Cultural HistoryAuthor:
Publisher: University of Missouri Press
Summary: This is an account, from the perspective of a material and cultural history, of the rise of a megachurch - a church architecturally designed to attract a large following. In 1970, there were only ten megachurches in the US. By the mid 1990s, megachurches numbered around 400.