March 22, 2012
The Rev. Adrienne Smith, left, is the music director for the group God's Blessings No Chains Holding Me Down. They rehearse every Thursday evening. From left are Jasmine Megginson, 10, Corrine Stoddard, 15, Hezekiah Stoddard, 13, Ezekiel Stoddard, 11 and Micah Stoddard, 7.
THE WASHINGTON POST