Mt. Moriah Mourning
Mt. Moriah Methodist Church congregation has depleted and mournfully closed their doors, leaving a small sanctuary and fellowship center abandoned. The following are excerpts from my exploration inside the buildings that reached out to me, yearning to tell their stories once more. Discovered artifacts also combine to paint the reality of rural  population decrease, societal change, and the abandonment culture of Appalachia. History is so much more than dust and rust, and a church is so much more than a building. Captured in Parkersburg, WVa.
Legion
Hot Seat
Gimme a Light
Check for the Safe
A Paper's Weight
Adulteration
Revealed
Jesus and the Children
Gatekeeper?
Communal 
Remains in Order
Gather
Banner Attendance 
Screen-print
This is the Church, This is the Steeple
Pink Concentrate
Coerce
And the Plagues Fell
Faithful Stack
Creeper
Suited for This
Thursday Morning
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