Prayer shawl ministry reaches milestone

Betty Maddox, founding leader of the Caring Hands Prayer Shawl Ministry at St. James UMC Little Rock, presents the ministry’s 2,000th prayer shawl to Rev. Sieg Johnson for a final blessing before delivery to the recipient, as associate pastor the Rev. Matt Carter and members of the prayer shawl team look on. The ministry was started in October 2005. PHOTO COURTESY SUE FRANK

Betty Maddox, founding leader of the Caring Hands Prayer Shawl Ministry at St. James UMC Little Rock, presents the ministry’s 2,000th prayer shawl to Rev. Sieg Johnson for a final blessing before delivery to the recipient, as associate pastor the Rev. Matt Carter and members of the prayer shawl team look on. The ministry was started in October 2005.
PHOTO COURTESY SUE FRANK