posted: 03/08/2014 2:16 a.m.
Many Christians around the world are fasting for the Lenten season, but it’s also a season of fasting for members of the Baha’i faith.
posted: 03/01/2014 2:37 a.m.
No time to attend Ash Wednesday services? Some Arkansas churches are offering ashes to go.
posted: 02/22/2014 2:47 a.m.
When the Rev. Paul McLain felt the call to ordained ministry a little over 10 years ago his rector urged him to begin meeting with a spiritual director to discern what God was calling him to do.
posted: 02/21/2014 4:52 a.m.
The Rev. Ronnie Floyd, pastor of Cross Church of Springdale, is to be nominated as president of the Southern Baptist Convention during the denomination’s annual meeting June 10-11 in Baltimore.
posted: 02/15/2014 2:50 a.m.
FAYETTEVILLE — While exploring what was then the new technology of Facebook, the Rev. Clint Schnekloth realized it was a place the church needed to be.
posted: 02/08/2014 1:21 a.m.
Author and popular women’s ministry speaker Jen Hatmaker will bring her “Scandalous Grace” outreach to Little Rock on Feb. 21-22. Hatmaker, a self-proclaimed “Jesus girl,” will lead the two-day event at Fellowship Bible Church, 1401 Kirk Road, and women of all ages are welcome.
posted: 02/08/2014 1:18 a.m.
Where is God when bad things happen? It’s a question that countless people ask when tragedy strikes and one that best-selling author Philip Yancey has contemplated his entire career.
posted: 02/01/2014 2:59 a.m.
A long-standing interfaith group in Arkansas has a new name and an expanded mission.
posted: 02/01/2014 2:57 a.m.
There’s a name for them — back pew Christians. They are worshippers who either prefer to sit at the back or get there late and find a seat close to the rear in an effort to not disturb the service.
posted: 02/01/2014 2:52 a.m.
The Jewish Federation of Arkansas will roll out the red carpet tonight for the annual Jane B. Mendel Tikkun Olam Awards. The Hollywood-style awards ceremony will be at 6:30 p.m. at the Clinton Presidential Center in Little Rock.
posted: 01/25/2014 4:24 a.m.
When St. Nicholas Orthodox Christian Church acquired land in Springdale, the parcel came with a simple metal shop building. It was a far cry from the ornate Orthodox churches of the East but the Rev. John Atchison was determined to make it the congregation’s spiritual home.
posted: 01/18/2014 3:25 a.m.
In a move toward what the Vatican called “further simplification,” Pope Francis recently did away with the title “monsignor” for most priests.
posted: 01/18/2014 3:18 a.m.
The Rev. Lowell Grisham can’t imagine a snow storm bad enough to cancel church.
posted: 01/11/2014 2:36 a.m.
Temple Shalom of Northwest Arkansas will have a meditative Shabbat service on Friday evening.
posted: 01/11/2014 2:35 a.m.
A group of Southern Baptist pastors will meet in Atlanta for a two-day prayer gathering Monday and Tuesday. Billed as “A Call to Prayer for Revival and Awakening,” the meeting was announced by the Rev. Ronnie Floyd, pastor of Cross Church, a multisite church in Northwest Arkansas.