First United Methodist Church of Bella Vista will be hosting The Caring Congregation Seminar from Friday, August 27 at noon through Saturday, August 28 at 4:30pm. Learn how to create a laity team that works in partnership with pastors to provide congregational care ministry in the church family and community. This is an in-person event that will be hosted at First UMC in Bella Vista (20 Boyce Drive, Bella Vista, AR 72715). The cost of $75 minimally covers textbooks, ministry tools, and food. This plus any travel or lodging are your only expenses. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the event is limited to 50 participants. You can learn more and register at or or contact Rev. Brenda Wideman at