Bags of Hope Donations

Monetary Donations ($20 covers one book bag and supplies) and gently-used children’s books are now being accepted for the annual Bags of Hope school supply campaign for Tensas and East Carroll parishes. The money is being spent locally in order to aid their economy. July 20 is the last day that donations will be accepted…

I Will Rejoice!

Ah, the middle of June…around here it means sweet corn, blueberries, 90-plus temps and – what else? – the Summer Choir Concert! It’s what’s happening at Emmanuel this Sunday, June 22, at 6 p.m. in Weems Hall, followed by an ice cream social. Summer Choir, which began years ago as a plan to ward off…

Terrific Tuesday full of Hands-on Mission Work

Terrific Tuesday was full of children and adults doing hands-on missions work between Main Street Mission in Pineville and the Food Bank of Central Louisiana. There were four 1st-3rd graders and three adults who helped at Pineville’s Main Street Mission. They decorated and packed sack lunches, sang to visitors and helped clean up after the…