camp meeting

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religious (usually evangelistic) meeting held in a large tent or outdoors and lasting several days

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The structure of the camp meeting moved participants toward commitment to Jesus Christ.
CAMP Meeting Sunday in the sleepy little village of Great Ayton, tucked away in a corner of North Yorkshire, was always a big, important day in the Methodist calendar, writes Bill Kirby, 87, who lives in the village.
Camp meeting: Camp meeting will commence at the campground near Goshen next Thursday.
During a Christian summer camp meeting, he felt an overwhelming tug to go forwards and surrender his life 'to a God who loved me so much'.
The narrator's uncritical adherence to the dictates of classical form motivates him to lift certain "themes and melodies" from the participatory time of the camp meeting and transpose them into a form that mutes the rhythmic exchanges that give them their significance.
The frontier camp meeting from its beginnings in Kentucky in 1800 was known for its simple song, generated in the emotional fervor of these annual revivals.
The results mean Barca's lead at the top of the Primer a Liga is cut to four points and sets up the Nou Camp meeting between the two sides perfectly.
Zion Spiritual Singers for an authentic old time Camp Meeting at the Leadership Summit in Charleston, S.
Our presbytery was asked to support an "Old-Fashioned Revival Crusade and Soul-Winning Camp Meeting Under a Tent.
In 1885, the National Camp Meeting of the Holiness movement attracted thousands of people to Augusta.
The memory of the great camp meeting addressed by Eugene V.
And the musical quotations included such drastic departures from approved European models as camp meeting spirituals, brass band marches, turn-of-the-century croon songs, and ragtime.
year of the family leaning too heavily on woman the night before 'mother's day' alone his treat wanting to take me gambling at the casino my own need to return to my home town new window frames for the house where i grew up empty no mother on 'mother's day' behind the town's public toilets a convolvulus vine family reunion cancelled again river bank where we were forbidden to play a public walk camp meeting tent hot air fills my lungs dark night vehicle sounds cross the distant wood-plank bridge autumn night tears overflow my thoughts white mums for mum's day when can i stop being virginal year of the family being torn apart once more
At this camp meeting, well-known white TV preachers (Oral's son Richard Roberts, Paul Grouch, Kenneth Copeland, and Marilyn Hickey, to name a few) share the pulpit with their black counterparts.