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    Cross Church to host Summer Freedom Celebration June 30

    June 24, 2019

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    SPRINGDALE – Cross Church of Northwest Arkansas (NWA) will host a patriotic Summer Freedom Celebration Sunday, June 30.

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    Church life

    June 20, 2019

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    Editor’s Note: The Arkansas Baptist News would love to share your church news with the state. Send your information to sarah@arkansasbaptist.org or call 1-800-838-2272, ext. 5153. Please submit information three weeks prior to the event.

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    Three Ouachita women placed in the Top Five at Miss Arkansas Pageant, which was held at the Robinson Center in Little Rock June 11-15. From left: Tiffany Lee, who was named third runner-up; Julie Williams, who was named second runner-up and Gracie Stover, who was named fourth runner-up.

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    Three Ouachita women place in Top Five at Miss Arkansas Pageant

    June 19, 2019

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    Three Ouachita Baptist University women were named Top Five finalists in the 2019 Miss Arkansas Scholarship Pageant, which was held at the Robinson Center in Little Rock June 11-15. Of the 44 contestants from around the state, nine were from...

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    Sharon Roslansky, a student from Sioux City, Iowa, scrapes old paint off of Carl Hines' house for a World Changers construction project. More than 200 volunteers are in Little Rock June 10-14 for World Changers and are completing 14 projects. Photo by Sarah Davis

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    World Changers ‘truly committed to true ministry’

    June 11, 2019

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    LITTLE ROCK – More than 200 volunteers from Texas, Colorado, Iowa and other states have gathered in Little Rock with World Changers to complete 14 construction projects and to host five community sites. 

    “Since 1990, World Changers has been...

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    An artist rendering by Southland Gaming & Racing shows a planned $250 million addition in West Memphis. The addition will include a casino and hotel complex. The Quapaw Nation plans to build a $240 million casino in Pine Bluff.

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    Gambling on the future: Ark. Baptists respond to gaming

    June 9, 2019

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    ARE ARKANSANS gambling on the future? How can Arkansas Baptists respond?

    In the six months since approval of Issue 4 (Amendment 100), which legalized casinos in four Arkansas counties, casino operators have moved forward with casino licensing...

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    Calvary Baptist, Little Rock, to host The Compassion Experience June 14-17

    June 7, 2019

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    LITTLE ROCK – Calvary Baptist Church, Little Rock, will host Change the Story: The Compassion Experience June 14-17.

    The event will feature an immersive, traveling exhibition that allows  visitors to walk through the life of an actual child who...

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    June 6, 2019

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    Editor’s Note: The Arkansas Baptist News would love to share your church news with the state. Send your information to sarah@arkansasbaptist.org or call 1-800-838-2272, ext. 5153. Please submit information three weeks prior to the event.

     

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    ABCHomes' Car Show

    June 6, 2019

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    MONTICELLO – Arkansas Baptist Children’s Homes and Family Ministries’ (ABCHomes) Ride and Shine Car Show was held May 18 at the Baptist Home for Children in Monticello. The event raised funds for ABCHomes and featured 34 vehicles, including...

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    More than 70 directors and leaders from the Arkansas Pregnancy Care Center Association gathered for training at the Arkansas Baptist State Convention building in Little Rock May 17. Photo from Facebook

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    Ark. pregnancy centers trained to reach younger generation

    June 6, 2019

    Across Arkansas

    LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC) hosted the Arkansas Pregnancy Care Center (PCC) Association for a training event May 17. Bri Laycock, senior director of ministry solutions for Heartbeat International, trained more than 70...

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    Across Arkansas - June 6, 2019

    June 6, 2019

    Across Arkansas

    Editor’s Note: The Arkansas Baptist News would love to share your church news with the state. Send your information to sarah@arkansasbaptist.org or call 1-800-838-2272, ext. 5153. Please submit information three weeks prior to the event.

     

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