Standing near a sapling, he caught hold of it, to prevent his falling, and as his head jerked back, he uttered a grunt or kind of noise similar to a bark, his face being turned upwards. This and similar meetings were followed by the best known camp meeting in August 1801 at Cane Ridge in Bourbon County, Kentucky. They have been struck in the woods, in the act of running away. False The leaders of the Synod of Kentucky (Presbyterian) were exuberant about the success of the Cane Ridge Revival. Historians disagree on the exact origins of the camp meeting, but most suggest that James McGready led the first revival recognizable as a camp meeting in July 1800 at Gasper River in Logan County, Kentucky. Who Came to the Council of Nicaea? About 4000 persons attended, 250 communicated; twelve wagons had brought some of the people with their provisions, &c. from distant places. There was an opposition both on this and the former occasions, by some who appeared to be real Christians, by nominal professors and by deists. April 1, 2020 - The Opening Day Worship Service and Reception is cancelled due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.. The Cambuslang revival of 1742 and the Azusa Street Revival beginning on April 9, 1906 are two examples of physical exercises associated with times of revival. Welsh Revival. “Just in the midst of our controversies on the subject of the powerful exercises among the people under preaching, a new exercise broke out among us, called the jerks, which was overwhelming in its effects upon the bodies and minds of the people. Doctor J. P. Campbell and I were together at a meeting, and were attending to a pious lady thus exercised, and concluded it to be something surpassing anything we had known in nature. Phoebe Palmer.