Good News Blog

Lifting COVID-19 Restrictions

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Things happen quickly these days. No sooner than we think we’ve learned the latest recommendations from whatever the loudest voice in the COVID-19 Room is, the guidelines change and we must learn new best practices. The focus has shifted to more personal responsibility for each...

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Announcement of New Rector

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“But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint”. I have to admit, over the past 18 months that we have been without a rector, I have...

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Re-Opening Update

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The number of new active cases of Coronavirus in Benton County has been dropping, and we sincerely hope that trend continues. In addition to that, our 7-day rolling average per the diocese has dropped below the in-person worship threshold this week. Because of all that, we...

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Message from the Sr. Warden 8/6/20

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Our reaction to unforeseen developments says a lot about us. The ability to regroup, reevaluate and respond is a blessing.

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Message from the Senior Warden 7/30/2020

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The memories I made as a young camper and as an adult counselor are very precious to me. They shaped my faith, and in large part made me who I am today.

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Message from the Sr. Warden: April 2020

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What is the difference between fear and being afraid?  I am unreasonably, inexplicably, irrevocably, unconditionally, wholeheartedly afraid of spiders. Always have been.  I don’t know why but their creepy, hairy-legged bodies that appear out of nowhere (on the bath towel slung...

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What Does Crisis-Mode Look Like for a Church? 

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Services are canceled; meetings are re-scheduled; doors are locked; offerings are not put in the plate; staff works from home; daycare centers and after school programs in some churches will be discontinued until further notice. The list of disruptions goes on and on. These are all...

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NWA Rummage Sale for Hurricane Relief

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The devastating hurricanes that struck Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico recently have left many people with a sincere desire to help yet uncertain as to the most helpful course of action to take. In response to these needs, the Episcopal churches of Bella Vista, Bentonville and Rogers have joined...

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Hurricane Relief: CWS Clean-up Buckets

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More ways to help with hurricane relief in Texas and Florida!

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Tags: hurricane relief, outreach

The Rummage Sale was a roaring success!

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St. Anne’s Guild held a Rummage Sale last month and cleared over $3500!  Please take a look at our Facebook page (click on icon on main website page)  to see more pictures from this festive and productive day. Congratulations to Sharon and Linda for pulling together a time of...

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