J.D. Walt to Preach All Services on Nov. 6 at St. James UMC

Little Rock, Ark. (August 22, 2022) – Reverend J.D. Walt will preach at all services at St. James United Methodist Church in Little Rock on November 6, 2022. Reverend Walt will speak on “Band Meetings — Wesleyan Community and Renewal” at the 8:30 am, 9:30 am and 11 am services at 321 Pleasant Valley Drive, […]

Bay First UMC receives grant to expand feeding ministry

contributed by Rev. Pam Lamb-Lee, pastor at Bay United Methodist Church Bay United Methodist Church recently received a grant from the Arkansas Hunger Alliance for $3,327.00 to go toward their “Enlarging our Territory” project. The pastor and congregation are working very hard to enlarge their food pantry. Over the last year, the need has grown […]

Donuts with Grownups

The First United Methodist Church of Pocahontas sponsored Donuts with Grownups on Friday, September 9 at Pocahontas Elementary School. Six hundred pre-k through third-grade students and grandparents and grand-friends enjoyed donuts and milk. Rev. Pat Bodenhamer challenges her church to find “pop-up outreach” opportunities throughout the community, and once again, they answered the call to share the […]

Obituary – Blanca Mendez

Please pray for the family of Blanca Mendez, sister of Rev. Vitalino Mendez of Nueva Vida (Dardanelle UMC). Blanca passed away recently in Guatemala, where her services will be held. Notes of condolences may be sent to: Rev. Vitalino Mendez 14721 N St Hwy 28 Dardanelle, AR 72834-3137

Obituary – Raymond Cammack

Dr. Raymond Cammack, 79, of Magnolia, Arkansas died Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at the Claiborne Memorial Medical Center in Homer, Louisiana. Dr. Cammack spent his life in the ministry and teaching. He received a Doctor of Education in Mathematics and was a professor of mathematics for 34 years at Southern Arkansas University. He served in […]

Obituary – Virginia Sue Jones

Virginia Sue Osment Jones, 93, was born September 13, 1928 on a farm near Macey, Arkansas, the youngest of nine children of Thomas Elmer and Mary Isabella (Mamie) Foster Osment, and died September 11, 2022, at her daughter’s home in Conway, Arkansas. When Sue was one year old, her family moved to Jonesboro, where she […]

Obituary – Sarah Meider

Sarah Katherine Meider, 46, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, passed away on Monday, September 12, 2022. She was born on April 24, 1976, in Englewood, Colorado to Wayne and Jill (Galbraith) Meider. She was a 1994 graduate of Roy J. Wasson High School and earned her bachelor’s degree in English from Fort Lewis College in Durango in 1999. Sarah […]