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Bentonville ECW Hands Out ‘Friendship Bags’

Friday, December 20th, 2013

St. Tabitha’s Guild, the Episcopal Church Women group at All Saints’, Bentonville, has taken on a special project during the months of November and December. “Friendship Bags”—which contain a box of 24 crayons, a page of appropriate children’s stickers, coloring book pages, and a Sunday school sheet—are distributed to children at both the weekly Food […]

Bishop’s Discretionary Fund Spending, 2013

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

A Message from Bishop Benfield Your Gifts to the Discretionary Fund at Work When I visit a congregation, the cash offering is generally designated for the Bishop’s Discretionary Fund. Additionally, many individuals and some organizations (such as local Episcopal Church Women groups) donate to the fund each year. Approximately $24,500 has been distributed from this […]

Camp Mitchell Farm Project

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

When Jenny and Doug Knight returned to Arkansas after serving in rural Japan with the Episcopal Young Adult Service Corps, they brought with them a newfound passion for farming. They are embarking on a three-year project at Camp Mitchell, with help from the directors and a UTO grant.

“Two Blessings” Video

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Conway, Ark., held two blessing ceremonies on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013–a blessing of the animals and a blessing of the newly renovated Morgan House, which will house their college and youth ministries.

Arkansan Speaks at Sewanee, Receives Honorary Doctorate

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Robert L. Brown, former associate justice on the Arkansas Supreme Court, delivered the Founders’ Day address at Sewanee last Friday, Oct. 11, and received an honorary Doctor of Civil Law during the special Convocation. As a long-time justice on the Supreme Court of Arkansas, Brown’s landmark decisions included the term-limits decision for U.S. representatives and […]