Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Revival Time: 1953

This article appeared in the Douglas Sentinel on Aug. 1, 1953:

A series of revival services will begin at the Lithia Springs Baptist Church next Sunday morning, August 2. The meeting will continue through August 14, with the pastor, Rev. Marion H. Beaver, bringing the messages.

Only evening services will be held on the week days. The song services will begin at 7:30 o’clock with the preaching service scheduled for 8 o’clock.

Raymond Berry, action choir director of the First Baptist Church in Marietta, will direct the the music for the series of meetings. Mr. Berry was formerly connected with the choir work for many years at the Jackson Hill Church, in Atlanta.