Bella Vista Community Church Hosts Concerts

Benton County

Bella Vista Community Church, 75 E. Lancashire Blvd., will host a Thanksgiving dinner at 1 p.m. on Nov. 25. Contact the office for reservations before November 22.

The church also has these Christmas concerts scheduled in the sanctuary:

December 6 — Bentonville High School Chamber Orchestra, 5:30 p.m.

December 11 — Bella Vista Community Concert Band, 3 p.m.

December 12 — Bella Vista Men’s Choir, 3 p.m.

Join us for Sunday worship at 10 a.m.!

Information: 855-1126,

Bella Vista Lutheran Church, 1990 Forest Hills Blvd., hosts Sunday morning services at 8:30 a.m. (traditional) and 10:45 a.m. (co-ed). Sunday school for kids of all ages is at 9:30 a.m. on the lower level, and in the fellowship room they discuss “Connecting to Disconnected Adults,” a time to reflect on your relationships with your adult children or other adults you want to see reconnect to Jesus. Pastor Hass will lead “Christianity 202” in the library.

Thanksgiving worship is at 10 a.m. on Nov. 25.

The Men’s Bible Study meets at 7 p.m. on November 15. Rehearsals for the choir take place on Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. and also at 10:30 a.m. to practice the Christmas concert, which will take place on December 5.

The Shepherd’s Pantry is open every Friday from 10 a.m. to noon as a drive-thru, with Thanksgiving dinner items now available. It will not be open on November 26.

Information: 855-0272,

The First Presbyterian Church in Bentonville, 901 NE J St., offers fall faith-building opportunities on Sundays: Adult Sunday School at 9 a.m., J Street Kids (K-3rd) and Club 456 (4th- 6th grade) from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., and youth group (7-12th grade) from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Worship at 10:15 a.m. on Sundays is offered in person and online. Masks will be worn in the building.

The FPC Pantry operates in drive-thru from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturdays. 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,

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. A Thanksgiving Eve service will be held at 7 p.m. on Nov. 24.

The Women’s Second Saturday Bible Study will be held November 13 at the church. Each woman will bring her own lunch bag.

For those unable to attend on Sunday mornings, services are also available live on the church’s Facebook page and recorded for posting on the church’s website.

Information: 310-5289,

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,

Bella Vista Presbyterian Church, 1880 Forest Hills Blvd., offers an 8 a.m. exercise class every Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday for stretching and low-impact exercises, using a chair or mat.

Do you like to knit or crochet? If so, join the Busy Hands group on Fridays at 1 p.m. in the lobby of the PCBV office.

The Ozark Hill Hikers Club will meet at noon Nov. 18 at Fellowship Hall.

The church holds services on Sundays at 10 a.m. Watch the service live on the church website or Facebook page.

Information: 855-2390,

Washington County

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.

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 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.

If you’re going through a tough time, you don’t have to suffer alone. Stephen Ministers are trained caregivers, ready to listen to you, heal 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.

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.

A church-wide bingo party begins at 5 p.m. Nov. 14 in Fellowship Hall. Members and friends of all ages are invited to enjoy snacks, prizes and a friendly bingo contest.

All children between the ages of 5 and 5 are welcome to join the children’s choir. Laci Hampton is the new director. They will practice at 9:30 a.m. during Sunday school time.

Information: 751-2040,

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

Norma P. Rex