Church Briefs July 4

Special Speaker at Happy Hollow Baptist Church

Come hear Tim Noland as special speaker at 5 p.m. Sunday, July 6, at Happy Hollow Baptist Church.

He will tell of his mission work with a slide presentation. Refreshments will be served afterwards.

The church is located at 471 Hwy. 36, Vilonia. For more information, contact: Patty Anthony, 501-470-5331; Romaine McDaniel, 501-339-6717; or Dustin Jones, 501-231-2166.

VBS at Immanuel Baptist Church

Vacation Bible School will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. July 6-10 at Immanuel Baptist Church in Greenbrier. For more information, call 501-679-2612.

Greenbrier FUMC will hold VBS

Vacation Bible School will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. July 6-10 at Greenbrier First United Methodist Church. For more information, call 501-679-2452.

Woodland Heights Baptist Church VBS

Woodland Heights Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School “Agency D 3,” from 9 a.m. to noon July 7-11 for completed kindergarten through 6th grade. The church is located at 4215 Prince St.


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