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Young Snake Handlers Grasp the Power of Faith
Originally Posted: 06/05/2012 - 4:34pm | Type: Blog

Hamblin, 21, pastor of Tabernacle Church of God in LaFollette, Tenn., is part of a new generation of serpent-handling Christians who are revitalizing a century-old faith tradition in Tennessee. ...

Snake Handling Pastor Dies of Snake Bite
Originally Posted: 05/31/2012 - 2:24pm | Type: Blog

Pastor Mack Wolford — an eccentric snake handler and Pentecostal minister — was bitten by a deadly rattle snake at an outdoor service (or “evangelistic hootenanny”) at Panther Wildlife Management Area in West ...

Down From the Mountain
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Brett Grainger Dennis Covington ...

Losing Yourself By Degrees
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:44pm | Type: Magazine Article

Carol LeMasters Salvation, snake handling, and subcultures S alvation on Sand Mountain is Dennis Covington ...