Subscribe Register Login

Monday, May 25, 2015, 6:38 p.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
RSS Feed

Christie Storm

Religion Editor

Religion Editor

Recent Stories by Christie Storm

Historically holy

posted: 05/23/2015 2:52 a.m. Discuss

Declaring May as Arkansas Heritage Month, the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program and its parent agency, the Department of Arkansas Heritage, are urging Arkansans to "take time to reflect on the importance of their local historic sites," especially those on the National Register of Historic Places. The list includes dozens of houses of worship, in addition to other buildings and sites important to the state's heritage.

Poll: Christians decline, but 'nones' increase

posted: 05/16/2015 2:53 a.m. Comments 16

The Christian population in the United States is declining, while the number of Americans who claim no religious affiliation is on the rise, according to a survey released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center.

How Arkansas stacked up

posted: 05/16/2015 2:50 a.m. Discuss

The results of the U.S. Religious Landscape Survey show that the religious makeup of Arkansas differs slightly from that of the country at large, most notably in the percentage of Christians. Nationwide, Christians make up 70.6 percent of the population but in Arkansas 79 percent identify themselves as Christians.

Religious titles

posted: 05/09/2015 2:36 a.m. Discuss

Spring is in full swing and the lazy days of summer are inching closer. It's the perfect time to catch up on some reading. For those who enjoy a bit of religion in their reading, these books are just a sample of what's available. They include stories of inspiration, historical insight and words from the pope. Pick one and settle in for a good read.

For summer reading, books delve into many facets of spiritual life

posted: 05/09/2015 1 a.m. Discuss

Spring is in full swing, and the lazy days of summer are inching closer. It's the perfect time to catch up on some reading. For those who enjoy a bit of religion in their reading, these books are just a sample of what's available. They include stories of inspiration, historical insight and words from the pope. Pick one, and settle in for a good read.

Faithful footwork

posted: 05/02/2015 2:03 a.m. Discuss

Sweating in a stuffy Little Rock studio on Monday, dancers with New Creation Dance Company leapt and twirled, their bare feet lightly thudding on the floor. Again and again they moved through the scenes for their latest show, "Love Never Fails," which features a series of vignettes on the abiding love of Christ.

Springdale singer named to gospel music hall of fame

posted: 05/02/2015 1:59 a.m. Discuss

With 33 No. 1 hits, Twila Paris is a living legend to legions of Contemporary Christian music fans. On Tuesday, the Dove Award-winning singer also will be recognized by her peers as she is inducted into the Gospel Music Hall of Fame.

Church invites all to walk labyrinth

posted: 05/02/2015 1:59 a.m. Discuss

St. Luke's Episcopal Church in North Little Rock invites the community to stop by today to celebrate World Labyrinth Day.

Evans: Millennials want safe place to doubt

posted: 04/25/2015 2:49 a.m. Discuss

Rachel Held Evans has a message for churches desperate to attract young adults to their congregations. Trendy worship bands, coffee houses and pastors in skinny jeans aren't what they are seeking.

Author talks about unusual images of God

posted: 04/18/2015 2:11 a.m. Discuss

Father. Shepherd. King.

TOP JOBS

Search 705 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online