Since 2012, more than 100 children have participated in the annual wrangler camp held at Liberty Baptist Association's Beech Springs Camp. Calvary Trail Cowboy Church, Louann, which meets at Beech Springs Camp, sponsors the wrangler camp and provides the instructors and counselors in coordination with the association. In addition to hearing the gospel, campers are taught horsemanship skills and better riding technique. Some skill classes are offered, such as barrel racing. See a photo gallery here. Read more in an upcoming edition of the Arkansas Baptist News.
Piney Grove Baptist Church, Lewisville, will celebrate its 125th anniversary July 12-13. All are invited. The celebration will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 12 (including lunch) and will conclude with an 11 a.m. service July 13. For information, call 870-826-1957.
Royce Sweatman, associational missionary for North Arkansas Baptist Association, will be honored at a retirement celebration July 13 at First Baptist Church in Harrison. Activities begin at 3 p.m. with a concert by Dino Kartsonakis. A reception will follow.
The 2014 Arkansas Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) annual meeting will be combined with this year’s Wellspring missions celebration held July 25-26 at Sherwood First Baptist Church. Wellspring is a missions celebration event for anyone interested in missions and will offer a glimpse of mission work from around the world.
THE ARKANSAS Master’Singers recently awarded the Master’Singers Memorial Scholarship to Caleb Reynolds.
Reynolds is currently a student at Arkansas Tech University where he just completed his freshman year as a vocal major in music education.
After attending college, Reynolds plans to attend seminary where he will pursue a church music degree.