The Barnesville Area Ministerial Association (BAMA) has announced that the organization will be sponsoring the second annual Big Tent Revival, Monday-Thursday, Oct. 5-8, along State Route 147 between the Kentucky Fried Chicken and Dollar General stores on the east end of town. The outdoor Christian worship services will begin at 7 p.m. each evening.

The revival services will feature different preachers each evening as well as various musicians and worship leaders from area churches. Confirmed participants thus far are Minister Tim Snyder of the South Main Street Church of Christ in Bethesda, Pastor Ashley Barker of the Real Life Community of Faith church in Morristown, Pastor Ed Eberhart of the First Christian Church, Pastor Jean Cooper of the Somerton and Jerusalem United Methodist churches, Pastor Rodney West of the First Baptist Church, Pastor Curt Hallstrom of the Morristown and St. Clairsville Christian churches, Pastor Richard Cox of the Main Street and Batesville United Methodist churches, Pastor Andrew Woods of the First Presbyterian Church and Pastor Jeff Burns of the Hendrysburg-Sewellsville-Oak Grove charge of the United Methodist Church.

Tuesday, Oct. 6 has been designated as "Youth Night" and will feature a youth-oriented message and music as well as a bonfire and pizza following the service for youth of all ages.

The community is invited to attend these non-denominational services and celebrate our common faith in Jesus Christ. For more information, contact Pastor Ed Eberhart at 740-425-2480, Pastor Jean Cooper at 740-425-3534, or Pastor Andrew Woods at 740-425-3144.