Monday
Mar102014

WorldCrafts hosts tour to Kenya and Uganda

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – WorldCrafts will host a 17-day fair- and direct-trade tour to visit eight WorldCrafts artisan groups in Kenya and Uganda, Oct. 28–Nov. 13.

“This tour offers the unique opportunity to personally meet the skilled WorldCrafts artisans and tour their work sites,” said Andrea Mullins, WorldCrafts director. “Tourists will also be able to experience the breathtaking sights and sounds of Kenya and Uganda as they go on wild game drives, journey through Masaai villages and cruise the Nile River.”

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Thursday
Mar062014

Second Baptist, Arkadelphia, approves major building project

ARKADELPHIA – “Building Future Generations” is more than an inspirational slogan for members of Second Baptist Church, Arkadelphia. It is a financial and ministry commitment seeking to impact today’s children and youth as well as generations to come.

Launching a key phase of “Building Future Generations” (BFG), church members voted this week to authorize a major construction project that features a new children’s ministry building with nursery and classrooms, a new student ministry facility that includes renovation and expansion of the church’s current Fellowship Hall and a new church office suite including a new media/library center.

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Thursday
Mar062014

Prison to Purpose workshop set for March 15

LITTLE ROCK – Prison to Purpose will host a free workshop from 8:30 a.m. to noon March 15 at Redeemer Community Church in Little Rock.

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Tuesday
Mar042014

Freda Triplett, wife of assoc. pastor Gene Triplett, dies at 78

STAR CITY — Elfreda Lee “Freda” Taubert Triplett, 78, of Star City, died Saturday, March 1. She was the wife of Henry Eugene “Gene” Triplett,  associate pastor of Shannon Road Baptist Church, Pine Bluff.

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Monday
Feb242014

ABCHomes fashion show to benefit children and teens in crisis

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Baptist Children’s Homes and Family Ministries (ABCHomes) will host the first-ever Modeling for a Miracle Fashion Show & Dinner on March 7 and 8, at Immanuel Baptist Church, Little Rock, and Park Hill Baptist Church, North Little Rock, respectively. 

Modeling for a Miracle is a charity gala raising funds to benefit ABCHomes, a 120-year-old agency that, in 2013 alone, impacted the lives of 300 children and teens who lived at the six ABCHomes locations.

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