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The First Presbyterian Church in Bentonville opens its pantry on Saturdays


Benton County

Bella Vista Community Church, 75 E. Lancashire Blvd., offers these Bible study opportunities:

Adult Bible Community: 9 a.m. Sunday, McKay Hall.

Men’s Bible Fellowship: Wednesday at 8 a.m., meeting room.

Bible study for women: 9:30 a.m. Thursday, lower level 20 / 21 and 6 p.m. Tuesday, lower level

Community life groups: Hours and days vary.

Service is at 10 a.m. on Sundays.

Information: 855-1126, bvcc.net.

Bella Vista Lutheran Church, 1990 Forest Hills Blvd., hosts the traditional Sunday morning service at 8:30 a.m. and a mixed service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday School for children of all ages meets in the classrooms downstairs at 9:45 a.m. and the Adult Bible class meets in the Fellowship Room, also at 9:45 a.m. Pastor Hass leads “Christianity 101” in the library at 9:45 a.m.

The Lutheran Hour airs every Sunday at 12:30 p.m. on radio stations KURM-FM (100.3) and KURM-AM (790).

The Sunday Riders will meet at 2 p.m. on July 10 in the parking lot in front of the church. All two-, three- and four-wheel cyclists are invited to participate in a fun day of riding.

The Quilters will meet at 8 a.m. on July 13.

On July 22, the choir will sing the national anthem at Arvest Ball Park in Springdale.

The Shepherd’s Food Pantry is open Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon and welcomes those in need.

Information: 855-0272, bvlutheran.com.

Bentonville First Presbyterian Church, 901 NE J St., a caring and inclusive faith community, hosts a Bible study for adults at 9 a.m. Sunday in the church library. Sunday Service is at 10:15 a.m. every Sunday in person and online.

The FPC Food Pantry is open Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Please bring something (utility bill, etc.) that shows you are a Benton County resident and that the church is happy to serve you.

Information: 273-5450, fpcbentonville.org.

Highland Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Bella Vista, 1500 Forest Hills Blvd., hosts Sunday school at 9 a.m., followed by a communion hour at 10 a.m. and a service at 10:30 a.m. are recorded and available on the website.

The church has a position open for a part-time music director. Please send your resume to the church or call 855-2780 for more information.

Information: 855-2780, highlandchristianchurchbv.org.

Bella Vista Presbyterian Church, 1880 Forest Hills Blvd., is a warm and welcoming community of faith that seeks to reach out to offer God’s love to our neighbors near and far.

In-person service is at 10 a.m. on Sundays. A daycare is available. All services are streamed live on our website, Facebook page and YouTube.

The Busy Hands knitting and crochet group meets Fridays at 1 p.m. in the office lobby. Everyone is welcome!

Ozark Hill hikers gather at Fellowship Hall at noon on July 14.

Information: 855-2390, pcbv.org.


Washington County

Elkins First Baptist Church, 1960 N. Center St., has an in-person Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. and a Sunday worship service at 10:45 a.m. A manger is provided and the worship service is also broadcast live on Facebook.

There are also worship services at 6 p.m. on Sundays; Awanas & Youth at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday; and adult Bible study at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Dr. Ryan Johnson is a pastor.

Information: 643-3140.

Springdale’s First Presbyterian Church, 100 S. Gutensohn Road, offers live, in-person Sunday morning services beginning at 10:30 a.m. Online services are available on YouTube and the church’s website . Acting pastor Rev. Dr. Ronnie Prevost leads the services. The church continues to seek an installed pastor.

Church van pickup for Sunday services is available. Call the church office if you would like a tour. Childcare is offered for children 5 and under during services.

Reverend Moises Chan is a First Presbyterian parish associate and director of Ministerio a la Vecindad, a Hispanic ministry partnership with the Arkansas Presbytery. In conjunction with Crowder College, GED Spanish classes are offered at the church on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 6-9 p.m.

If you’re going through a tough time – emotionally, spiritually, or relationally – you don’t have to suffer alone. Our Stephen Ministers are trained caregivers, ready to listen to you, nurture and encourage you, pray with and for you, and provide one-on-one Christian care to help you through whatever you face. Contact the church office or visit the church website for more information.

Children’s Sunday School classes have been suspended for the summer and will resume in the fall. The children’s church was also suspended until the fall.

The Presbyterian Church (USA) provides an online channel for contributions to help people in Ukraine who have been displaced by the Russa invasion. Go to: pcusa.org/UK22.

On Sunday, July 10, the Lifetime Discipleship Committee and the Worship Committee will meet at 11:45 a.m.

Ladies Wednesday Morning Zoom Fellowship continues to meet at 7 a.m.

Family Ranch Day will be held at the Schwerin Farm from 6-8 p.m. on July 17. Walks are available by contacting the church office.

Information: 751-2040, fpcspringdale.org.

Fayetteville First United Presbyterian Church, 695 Calvin Street, holds services on Sunday mornings. There are three options for services:

8:30 a.m. on campus outside;

11 a.m. on the sanctuary campus; and

11 a.m. live on YouTube.

Adult spiritual growth discussion groups begin at 9:30 a.m. on Sundays. Children and teen programs will reopen soon.

Information: 442-4411, fupcfay.org.

Send church news to editor Becca Martin-Brown at [email protected] Deadline is Wednesday noon for publication on Saturday.