• Church of the Lord Jesus Christ service, 1995 January 14

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opened by Bill Pelfrey and Carl Porter, who begins the service with a prayer. Carl Porter addresses the congregation and urges members to get into service. When he is done…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus Christ service, 1996 May 26

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with Jamie Coots singing after a brief sermon by another member of the church cuts off. Members from Morristown, Tennessee, Sand Mountain, Alabama, and Middlesboro…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus service, 2002

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with the new pastor of Jolo, Kirby Hollins, asking members to pray. When the prayer ends, music and dancing begin, Lydia Hollins sings and the blind pianist who is…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus service, 1998 September 5

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with singing lead by Dewey Chafin and Lydia Hollins. Members handle serpents and dance in the twirling style of Jolo. Many members take to the floor and take up se…

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  • Religion - praying

    A photograph of Benjamin Hooks and Richard Nixon praying together, perhaps at an election campaign event.

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  • Rock House Holiness Church service, 1999 June 19

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service that opens with singing by Bill Pelfrey, Gene Sherbert, and James Wade followed by Billy Summerford's preaching and singing by Joyce Summerford and James Wade. Jamie Coots…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus service, 1994 September

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with relative quiet as members file into the church. The camera cuts to an outside view of the chruch as members continue to arrive. A woman hands a baby to Barb E…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus service, 1999 September 5

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with Bob Elkins leading the church in prayer. Lydia Hollins plays organ and sings. She is accompanied by Bob Elkins on guitar and Eileen on piano. Members of the c…

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  • Church of the True Believers in Jesus' Name service, 1998 April 11

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with a child singing. His song complete, he returns to his seat as Delphia Nietzel sings. At first her song is slow and melodic, but it soon picks up speed and mem…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus Christ service, 1996 May 24

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with Lydia Hollins playing organ and singing as parishioners filter in. Barb and Bob Elkins are in attendance. Members carry snakes into the building and when they…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus Christ service, 1995 December 2

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with testimony and a sermon by Carl Porter. His sermon ends with singing led by Porter and music by Billy Lemming. As Porter sings, Junior McCormick takes a serpen…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus service, 2004 September 4

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a homecoming service opening with banjo and sound check. Eileen plays piano and sings. Bob Elkins talks to the congregants about the service and tells members and visitors to choose…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus service, 2001

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with Bob Elkins calling the congregation to pray for a member and reminding the reporters to be wary of the serpents. Melissa Evans and Eileen play and sing as mem…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus Christ service, 1999 May 29

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with a sermon and testimony by Brice Anderson. The church has guest members attending from an unspecified Black congregation. Music quickly begins and members and…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus Christ service, 1995 April 15

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with singing and music by Billy Lemming. The video then cuts to Carl Porter singing. Members of the church dance and keep rhythm as he sings. The video cuts severa…

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  • Prescott revival service, undated

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with music and singing. A chorus of members sing as the music progresses and when they are done, one member testifies to the congregation. His testimony evokes aff…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus service, 2004 August 5

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with song. Bill Pelfrey is visiting the congregation. After the music, Bob Elkins stands with assistance and addresses the congregation and gives a short sermon be…

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  • Brice Anderson's congregation service, 2002 July 17

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording opening with a member of the congregation leading the congregation in song. When he is done, Brice Anderson calls Brother Phil forward to testify while members go to get some water. Br…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus Christ service, 1998 May 22

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service opening with Carl Porter speaking to the congregation and calling them to prayer. Members pray at the pulpit and in their pews. Following the prayer, Carl Porter sings as…

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  • Church of the Lord Jesus service, 1989

    Hood, Ralph W, Williamson, W. Paul (William Paul)

    Video recording of a service lead by Bob Elkins who speaks about scripture and serpent handling. Dewey Chafin plays and sings a song to the congregation. After he finishes, a female member of the cong…

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