posted: 04/19/2014 2:50 a.m.
For many churches, Easter Sunday requires an intricate balance between logistics and liturgy. Directing traffic in the parking lot, welcoming newcomers and adding extra services to make sure everyone has a seat, all while keeping the focus on the Gospel can be a daunting task.
posted: 04/19/2014 2:49 a.m.
Nineteen years ago today Kathy Sanders’ young grandsons died in the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City.
posted: 04/12/2014 2:59 a.m.
Since the earliest days of the church Christians have been walking the Stations of the Cross, following in the steps of Jesus on his path to crucifixion.
posted: 04/12/2014 2:57 a.m.
Last year when new custodians began working at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Little Rock they spotted a troubling sign others had missed — termites.
posted: 04/12/2014 2:55 a.m.
Faith and activist groups in Pulaski County will join in a Pilgrimage for Peace to mourn victims of violence and pray for peace on Good Friday.
posted: 04/05/2014 2:41 a.m.
Deep into the Lenten journey of repentance, on the fifth Sunday of the season, Orthodox Christians find inspiration in an unlikely saint — Mary of Egypt.
posted: 04/05/2014 2:40 a.m.
On the first night of Passover, Jews the world over will read from the Haggadah as they gather around the seder table. The book serves as a guide, relating the story of the exodus from Egypt and setting the order for the seder.
posted: 04/05/2014 2:37 a.m.
Members of the Assemblies of God will celebrate their centennial Thursday and Friday as they gather in Hot Springs, the birthplace of the Pentecostal denomination. The meeting will be at First Assembly of God, 3540 Central Ave.
posted: 03/29/2014 2:48 a.m.
Through his books, Brennan Manning sought to tell the world about the grace of God. He did so in his best-seller The Ragamuffin Gospel, as well as in Abba’s Child and again in his memoir, All Is Grace.
posted: 03/22/2014 5:10 a.m.
Former teen heartthrob turned evangelical heavyweight Kirk Cameron is coming to Little Rock and Fort Smith in an effort to strengthen marriages.
posted: 03/22/2014 5:09 a.m.
Well-known Christian musician and best-selling author John Michael Talbot is going prime time.
posted: 03/15/2014 3:16 a.m.
The Jewish holiday of Purim, which begins at sundown today, promises to be a messy one for Rabbi Jacob Adler of Temple Shalom in Fayetteville. For a donation to the synagogue, members can throw a shaving cream pie in his face.
posted: 03/15/2014 3:14 a.m.
Every morning the Rev. Carl Palmer gets up in the darkness before dawn to read Scripture and meditate. It’s a practice deeply rooted in his Christian faith.
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.