Charlotte is in the center of the bible belt, churches play an important role in daily life and family values. From traditional Southern Baptist churches to progressive non-denominational congregations. The Charlotte area is the home of the world renowned evangelist Billy Graham, the Billy Graham Library, the late televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker, the PTL Club and Heritage USA. The Charlotte area is the home of many theological and ministerial schools and has one of the highest number of churches per capita in the U.S.
Mike will discuss the history, heritage of notable churches in the area. Some of the buildings date back to 19th century and are quite beautiful. You will even get to meet the pastors and get their perspective on worship and tradition.
Stops at First United Presbyterian Church, First United Methodist Church, St. Peters Episcopal Church and four other churches of Charlotte, NC.
Mike is a published author and photographer and is currently in the process authoring a book on the Bible Belt. He is an ex-Army officer, having served with the elite Ranger Battalion and is a graduate of the Army’s Combat Aviation School. He's excited to share the cultural heritage of Charlotte with you! Full profile ⋅ Leave a Review
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