St. Luke’s NLR Respite Center Christmas Party

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in North Little Rock, in association with four other area churches, hosts a weekly respite care center for older adults. Every Thursday, several dozen clients and volunteers gather at St. Luke’s for a devotional, food, entertainment, and most importantly fellowship. This past Thursday, Dec. 18, was their annual Christmas party, with more than 40 people in … Read More

Amber Carswell’s Ordination

The Rev. Amber Carswell was ordained as a priest last Saturday at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Jonesboro, Ark.

Order of the Forks

AMID THE BUSTLE and noise of lunch at Junior High Camp, a group of about 15 campers and counselors marched into the Camp Mitchell dining hall, each holding high a metal fork, and snaked around the room singing: “We are, we are, we are The Order of the Forks! We are, we are, we are The Order of the Forks! … Read More

Innovative Ideas

Two Little Rock VBSs Find Success with Fresh Approaches FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW, Christ Church in Little Rock and St. Luke’s in North Little Rock have teamed up to co-host a vacation Bible School. This year’s theme is “Go in Peace,” derived from the deacon’s dismissal at the end of the church service: “Go in peace to … Read More

Camp Mitchell Farm Project

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.