Statement: The American Church is a substantial representation of the Church, or Bride of Christ on earth.
Observation: Allow the lives of all Christians everywhere who have devoted themselves to living for Christ and devoting themselves to the proclamation of His great news to be the measurement (Mat 10:38), not the exception to the rule. And remember that demographics and locations to constitute the nature of the Church, Christ does so through the redemption of sinners and addition to the saints on a daily basis (Acts 2:47). The Church, is the Church, which is the Bride of Christ. Not an ethnic or geographic descriptor.