New Life Independence Day Fireworks Celebration: 8 p.m. Saturday, June 30; New Life Church at 633 South Country Club Lane in Conway; The celebration will follow the regularly scheduled 7 p.m. worship service.

Wesley UMC Welcomes New Pastor: 9:30 a.m. Sunday, July 1; Wesley UMC at 2310 E. Oak in Conway; The Rev. Patricia (Patti) Butler will begin a two-point charge pastorate at Wesley United Methodist Church and Plummerville United Methodist Church.  Her family includes her husband, Paul and their daughter Ellie. Rev. Butler was appointed to these two churches after serving as the primary pastor for The Gathering, one of the services at The Christ of the Hills United Methodist Church in Hot Springs Village. The public is invited to attend.  For more information, please call the church office at (501) 327-7629.

The Women's Teen Challenge: 11 a.m. Sunday, July 1; Naylor Methodist Church at 850 Highway 36 in Vilonia; The Women's Teen Challenge will witness with music and share testimonies of how the Lord stepped into their lives. This is a family event. The public is invited.  

Global Dimensions Ministry 7th Year Appreciation Service: 1 p.m. Saturday, July 14; Forrest City Civic center in Forrest City; This service is to honor Prophetess Clara Davis. Speakers for this event are as follows: Apostle Steven Cannon--W. Helena, ARK, Pastor Desi Sims--Marianna, ARK. and Overseer/Pastor Warren Winns--Lawton, OK. This event is GDM planning committee. All are welcome to attend.