Peanut Butter festival begins with Brush Arbor singing

first_img The annual Peanut Butter Festival in Brundidge on the last Saturday in October kicks off on the prior Wedneday night with the Brush Arbor Singing at the Knox Ryals Pavilion on the grounds of the historic Bass House.This year the community wide event will begin at 6 p.m. with the singing of the old familiar hymns. The Pike County High School choral group, directed by Wayne Duckworth, will be the featured group and will lead the singing. The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Latest Stories Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Book Nook to reopen Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Everyone is invited to join the singing and make this a special time for all those who come to worship in song. Sponsored Content By The Penny Hoarder Published 3:00 am Saturday, October 18, 2014 Bleachers will be set up but those who would like to bring lawn chairs are invited to do so. Lawn chairs placed to the side or in front of the bleachers provide a better vantage point.The Brush Arbor Singing is sponsored annually by First National Bank of Brundidge. The bank employees will serve light refreshments before the Brush Arbor singing begins.center_img By Jaine Treadwell Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Brush Arbor meetings, sometimes called protracted meetings, or camp meetings, began in the late 1700s and continued into the mid 1900s. Itinerant ministers or circuit riding preachers would travel from place to place and would often send word ahead of their expected time of arrival in a community. If there was no building, the people would quickly put up a brush arbor for a meeting place. It was usually located in a well-traveled area along the side of a road and everyone was welcome.Lawrence Bowden, president of the Festival sponsor the Brundidge Historical Society, invites people back to the way it was during the heydays of the peanut butter mills. “Life was much simpler then and the Brush Arbor singings were simple but powerful and meaningful ways to worship as a community. Hopefully, we will find it that way again.” Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Print Article Peanut Butter festival begins with Brush Arbor singing You Might Like CEO: TRMC ‘ready’ While the potential of an Ebola infection in Pike County is likely small, Troy Regional Medical Center is ready to… read more Email the author Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Daylast_img read more