Bella Vista Community Church, 75 E. Lancashire Blvd., invites children to Truck Or Treat from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday in the church parking lot.
A Thanksgiving dinner will be served at 1 p.m. on Nov. 25. Contact the office for reservations before November 22.
The church also offers these Bible study opportunities:
• Adult Sunday School: 9:00 a.m. to 9:55 a.m. Sunday, McKay Hall
• Men’s Fellowship: 8:00 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. Monday, overflow area
• Bible study for women: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Thursday and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, lower level
• Community life groups: Varied schedules and days. Contact the church office for more information.
Join us for Sunday worship at 10 a.m.!
Information: 855-1126, bvcc.net.
Bella Vista Lutheran Church, 1990 Forest Hills Blvd., will be offering a drive-in “Trick & Treat” event from 3-5 p.m. on October 31. There will only be one service, at 9:30 a.m., and no Sunday school. or Bible lessons that day.
GriefShare classes are held Tuesdays at 2 p.m. at the library and will continue weekly until November 30. GriefShare is a support group for anyone who has lost a spouse, relative or friend.
The Caregiver Support Group meets at 10:30 a.m. on the first Monday of each month at the chapel. Anyone caring for a loved one is welcome and encouraged to attend. Call Diana Wickboldt at 202-2417 for more information.
There will be a safety academy for elders from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on November 9 at the church. This is a free event and a day of engaging and informative seminars on topics such as identity theft, local scams, community safety and awareness, and cybercrimes, as well as a Q&A session with local law enforcement. Breakfast and lunch will be provided to registered participants. Please register to secure your spot by calling 855-0272.
The Shepherd’s Food Pantry is open every Friday from 10 a.m. to noon drive-thru.
Information: 855-0272, bvlutheran.com.
The Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rogers, 2305 S. Dixieland Road, holds services Sunday at 10 a.m. A Bible study at 8:30 a.m. precedes services at church and online on Google Meet.
Good Shepherd is following the City of Rogers covid-19 precautions for church worshipers. Services are also available live on the church’s Facebook page and recorded for posting on the church’s website.
Members who wish to commune but are not comfortable attending services during the pandemic can contact Pastor Randy Moll to make alternate arrangements.
Information: 310-5289, goodshepherdrogers.org.
Highland Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Bella Vista, 1500 Forest Hills Blvd., is planning a Christmas program for Sunday morning, December 12. Called “Olde Fashioned Christmas”, it is a Christian story that takes place during the holidays.
The church holds services at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays, and Sunday school begins at 9:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall.
Information: 855-2780, highlandchristianchurchbv.org.
Bella Vista Presbyterian Church, 1880 Forest Hills Blvd., will hold an “installation service” at 3 p.m. Oct. 31 in the sanctuary for Rev. Dr. Judith McMillan. A reception will follow at Fellowship Hall.
Participating clergy include Reverend Stewart Smith, Priest General of the Arkansas Presbytery; Reverend Dr. Leslie Belden, honorable retiree, First United Presbyterian Church of Fayetteville; the Reverend John King, honorably retired and former pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Prairie Grove; and the Reverend Joe Tropansky, honorably retired, member of the Bella Vista Presbyterian Church.
The church holds services on Sundays at 10 a.m. Masks are highly recommended. A daycare is available. Watch the service live on the church’s website or Facebook page.
Information: 855-2390, pcbv.org.
St. Bernard Catholic Church in Bella Vista, 1 St. Bernard Lane, will hold its annual bazaar from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 6 in the Parish Hall. Handmade items, ornaments, centerpieces, quilts, wreaths, trinkets, treasures and jewelry and more are on sale at very reasonable prices with breakfast and lunch. Don’t miss what could be on your Christmas list!
The weekend Catholic Mass schedule is Saturday at 5 p.m. and Sunday at 9 a.m. All are invited to attend.
Information: 855-9069, bvstbernard.org.
Springdale First Presbyterian Church, 100 S. Gutensohn Road, is offering Sunday services, both in-person and live via YouTube and the church’s website, beginning at 10:30 a.m. with acting pastor Rev. Dr. Ronnie Prevost. The search continues for an installed pastor. The Children’s Church welcomes children from kindergarten through second grade after the children’s time in Sunday worship. The Presbyterian Women’s Thank Offering will be dedicated in a special communion after worship this Sunday.
Reverend Moises Chan is the First Presbyterian parish associate and director of the Ministerio a la Vecindad, a Hispanic ministry partnership with the Arkansas Presbytery. In conjunction with Crowder College, GED classes are offered at the church Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 6-9 p.m.
If you are going through a difficult time, Stephen ministers are trained to 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.
Trunk or Treat will take place from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on October 30 in the FPC parking lot. All are invited.
After Church Fellowship is at 11:45 a.m. Sunday in Fellowship Hall. Join your friends for a cup of coffee and a light snack after services each week.
Sunday School classes are at 9:30 a.m. for all ages. BLAST in-person classes for children include time for the children’s choir.
Confirmation lessons also take place at 9:30 a.m. on Sundays for students currently in grades six through eight, starting October 24. Contact youth director Adam Alexander at the church if you want your child to participate.
Information: 751-2040, fpcspringdale.org.