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April 2016
April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016

We are Standing on Holy Ground.  Somewhere around 25 years ago, Geron Davis, a composer, wrote “We are Standing on Holy Ground.”  Davis, who sings with his wife, sister, and brother-in-law, in a group called “Kindred Souls,” has written many songs through the years, but none more familiar than this one.  In the 3rd chapter […]

April 18, 2016

April 18, 2016

Living for Jesus.  In 1915, a pastor/musician, by the name of C. Harold Lowden,  composed a song for children in his church, called “The Sunshine Song.”  Two years later, he wanted to keep the tune, but have new words written to it.  So he contacted Thomas Obadiah Chisholm, a poet, who wrote: “Living for Jesus […]

April 15, 2016

An Awesome Revival!

Six Churches Gathered this Past Week at Tabernacle Baptist Church in Pelzer for the Fourth Annual Community Revival, and what a Revival it was! We had wonderful singing each night from a combined choir led by Mrs. Ann Couch, plus many special singers, and most especially the Chordsmen Quartet. The Chordsmen Quartet, Front: Steve Williams-Tenor; […]

April 7, 2016

FOURTH ANNUAL PELZER COMMUNITY SPRING REVIVAL

FOURTH ANNUAL PELZER COMMUNITY SPRING REVIVAL April 10-14 at Tabernacle Baptist Church  519 Anderson Street Pelzer, South Carolina (864) 947-6464   6:30 PM Nightly 6:15 PM Pre-session music each night by “The Chordsmen Quartet” “Nursery Provided for birth through age 5”     Host Pastor: Rev. James “Buckshot” Avant, Pastor of Tabernacle Baptist Church Rev. Buckshot […]

April 5, 2016

April 5, 2016

He Touched Me.  In 1963, a young 27 year old high school English teacher in Indiana was travelling with, singing, and playing the piano, for a Church of God Evangelist, Dr. Dale Oldham.  One night, after a revival service, Dr. Oldham said God touched us tonight, and challenged Bill Gaither to write a song about […]