The 187th Salem Camp Meeting in photos
The 187th Salem Camp meeting kicked off Friday with families from around Georgia and the United States returning for the week-long revival. The camp meeting at 3940 Salem Road will hold Sunday School and services today, featuring Dr. Stephen Rankin, of Southern Methodist University, at 11 a.m. and Dr. Benny Tate, of Rock Springs Church in Milner, at 8 p.m. The meeting runs through Friday with a candlelight closing service at 9:30 p.m.
COUNTER CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: Becky Ramsey plays the piano in front of the Conyers First United Methodist Church choir; Clay Frazier, Ramsey Cook and Bronson sit in the Cook tent at Salem camp meeting; Natalie Milton celebrates as Penny Hamlett cheers on Saturday; Salem campers lounging in the heat; Eleven-month old Henley Fairchild is at his first Salem camp meeting, his family has been coming for more than 30 years; visitors to the Salem camp meeting enjoy a picnic Friday; Salem camp meeting is celebrating its 187th year.