Indoor Camp Meeting is an annual event where the churches within the Mountain Empire District come together for a time of revival and renewal. The May meeting lasts from Sunday thru Friday. The evening consists of choir practice starting at 6:30 pm (Sunday) pre-service prayer from 7:00 pm until 7:15 pm; and special singing each night from 7:15 pm until 7:30 pm by one of the participating churches. Then from 7:30 pm until about 8:15 pm there is congregational singing and prayer. After that worship time is completed, the Evangelist brings the evening message.
The 2016 Camp Meeting started on Sunday evening, May 15th and ended Friday night, May 20th. The Preaching Evangelist was Dr. David Sebastian, who has been the Dean at the School of Theology at Anderson University and has served as senior pastor in various locations. The Music Evangelist was Mark Stayton, who makes his home in Kingsport, TN, where he serves as the Worship and Associate Pastor of the Kingsport Community Church of God..
The Mountain Empire District consists of churches from the following Virginia locations: Abingdon, Allison's Gap, Atkins, Bristol, Broadford, Chatham Hill, Chilhowie, Glade Spring, Groseclose, Marion, Mountain View and Wytheville.
It was a great week with the singing, preaching and attendance. If you were not able to attend, the sermons are available on this Web Site.