Bella Vista Lutheran Church to Present Senior Safety Academy on October 18
Bella Vista Community Church, 75 E. Lancashire Blvd., hosts Sunday service at 10 a.m.
Visit bvcc.net for video sermons to stay connected from home.
Information: 855-1126, bvcc.net.
Bella Vista Lutheran Church, 1990 Forest Hills Blvd., will present a Safety Academy for Seniors from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on October 18. This is a free event and a day of informative seminars on topics such as identity theft, local scams, community safety. and awareness and cybercrime as well as a Q&A session with local law enforcement. Breakfast and lunch will be provided to registered participants. Please register to secure your spot by calling 855-0272.
“Trunk or Treat” will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on October 31. This is an outdoor event. If it rains, we will have a pass area for the distribution of sweets. There will also be a photo shoot.
“Surviving the Holidays” is a GriefShare seminar that helps participants prepare for the holidays and discover hope for the future. This will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on October 20 at the church library. GriefShare is a support group for those who have lost a loved one.
Sunday morning worship is at 8:30 a.m. for traditional service and 10:45 a.m. for mixed service. Sunday school for children of all ages is on the lower level at 9:45 a.m., and adult Bible class is also at 9:45 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Christianity 101 will also be at 9:45 am in the library and led by Pastor Hass.
The Lutheran Hour airs every Sunday afternoon on radio stations KURM-AM (790) and KURM-FM (100.3).
The Shepherd’s Food Pantry is open Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon.
Information: 855-0272, bvlutheran.com.
First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Rogers, 905 S. 13th St., will offer a pet blessing at 1 p.m. today.
Information: 636-2230, fcrogers.org.
Bentonville First Presbyterian Church, 901 NE J St., meets on Sundays for an adult Bible study at 9 a.m.; children’s ministry at 11:30 a.m.; and youth group at 4 p.m. Worship is in person and online at 10:15 a.m. Sunday. You will find a warm welcome there!
The FPC Food Pantry is open 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday for Benton County residents.
For more information: fpcbentonville.org.
Highland Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Bella Vista, 1500 Forest Hills Blvd., hosts Sunday school at 9 a.m., followed by a communion hour at 10 a.m. and a service at 10:30 a.m. are recorded and available on the website.
Information: 855-2780, highlandchristianchurchbv.org.
Millwood Christian Church in Rogers, 3450 W. Pleasant Grove Road, will cook and serve dinner to residents of the New Beginnings Shelter, 251 W. 19th St. in Fayetteville at 4:30 p.m. on October 16.
This is an ongoing ministry and volunteers are always welcome to help prepare, transport and serve meals. Donations of food and funds are also needed.
Information: 621-0021, millwoodchurch.com.
Bella Vista Presbyterian Church, 1880 Forest Hills Blvd., welcomes you to worship with us every Sunday at 10 a.m. The services are streamed live on our website, Facebook page and YouTube. The recordings can be viewed at your convenience on our website.
Activities open to all: The exercise group meets Monday, Wednesday and Thursday at 7:45 am in Fellowship Hall. The Busy Hands knitting and crochet group meets Fridays at 1 p.m. in the office lobby. Everyone is welcome.
Information: 855-2390, pcbv.org.
Fayetteville First United Presbyterian Church, 695 E. Calvin St., invites friends to hear about some of the church’s outreach priorities this Sunday. The Outreach Committee, FUPC Canopy Committee and Friends of Canopy USA will lead services at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. A nursery is available for both services, and the 11 a.m. service is also on YouTube.
The 4 p.m. service on the third Sunday of each month provides an opportunity for engaging music, relaxed liturgy, interactive message and tabletop activities for children, and an opportunity to regroup for dinner afterwards. It’s also on YouTube.
The Thoughtful Christians for Adults class, taught by Reverend Dr. Phil Butin and Derrik Olson, began “Grateful: The Transformative Power of Giving Thanks” by Diana Butler Bass. It meets in the church library and on YouTube. All Sunday School classes start at 9:30 a.m.
Information: 442-4411, fupcfay.org, facebook.com/fupcfay.org.
Springdale First Presbyterian Church, 100 S. Gutensohn Road, is planning small group meetings at the homes of several church members for an introduction to our new pastor, Susan Arnold. Sign up at Narthex Church if you wish to attend.
Services begin at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays, and the church offers daycare for children ages 5 and under. Church van pickup for Sunday services is also available. Call the church office if you would like a tour.
Reverend Moises Chan is a First Presbyterian parish associate and director of the Ministerio a la Vecindad, a Hispanic ministry partnership with the Arkansas Presbytery. Hispanic GED classes, underwritten by Crowder College, resumed from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the Train Hall.
If you’re going through a tough time – emotionally, spiritually, or relationally – you don’t have to suffer alone. Our Stephen Ministers are trained caregivers, ready to listen to you, nurture and encourage you, pray with and for you, and provide one-on-one Christian care to help you through whatever you face. Contact the church office or visit the church website for more information.
The church’s annual Pastors Masters golf outing is scheduled for Oct. 16 at 2:30 p.m. at Brush Creek Golf Course in Springdale. Sign up in the Narthex Church if you wish to play.
Adult choir rehearsals at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Bell practice is on Sunday mornings at 8:30 a.m. The children’s choir resumed under the direction of Lacy Hampton.
Adult Sunday classes include Women of Faith; today’s theology; and Connections. All start at 9:30 am every Sunday. Ladies Wednesday Morning Zoom Fellowship, continues to meet at 7 a.m.
Sunday children’s classes include SPARK Activate Faith, the children’s class for those in kindergarten through sixth grade at 9:30 a.m. Children’s Church resumed, following “Time for Young Disciples” during the remainder of Sunday morning worship services for children in kindergarten through second grade at the Children’s Wing.
Opportunities for youth/students to become disciples include Sunday School at 9:30 a.m., when youth study “LIVE Simple Truths” – connecting the dots between scripture and issues facing teens in the 21st century. These classes will be led by Youth Coordinator, Clayton Wormington
Every Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the Narthex, First Presbyterian Church hosts Samaritan Fridays. This is a church-sponsored outreach program that helps people in need in our community.
Information: 751-2040, fpcspringdale.org.