Blog (Page 2)

Blog (Page 2)

Created With a Purpose

Created With a Purpose This fall, the Lake Valley Women’s ministry has launched four new groups into study, discussion and fellowship. On Tuesday evenings, three new groups are wrestling with core elements of their identities as women of God as they participate in Foundations, Biblical Femininity, and Embracing Purpose. A fourth group is also studying Foundations on…

Children’s Ministry Spotlight

When I came to Lake Valley three years ago to worship again with Aaron, Misty and their family, I had no idea what blessings were in store for me. I have been reunited with so many friends from the past that make me feel so at home. Jill Johnson was one of those friends and she first connected me to the Getting Ahead program. Then, when Morgan shared the needs of the…

The Call to Care

The CALL continues to GROW! We are beyond proud that the Christian community continues to support all families that have opened their homes.  With the national average of retention after the 1st year of fostering being 38% remaining open, our 100% status is nothing short of a miracle from above and a testimony to the power of God’s people!  Thank you Lake Valley for…

The Restoration Project – Base Camp

The Restoration Project – Base Camp Last weekend, twelve father and son pairs experienced the first ever Base Camp Arkansas! So much fun, adventure, healing, strengthening, and bonding took place at Tucker Lodge, surrounded by Cox Creek, DeGray Lake, and the Caddo River. Base Camp is an intentional outdoor experience for fathers to engage their children.        …

Second Annual 4KK Golf Tournament

Second Annual 4KK Golf Tournament On Friday, May 11, 2018, For King and Kingdom hosted our second annual 4KK Golf Tournament at the Hot Springs Country Club. The four-man teams enjoyed a beautiful day of fun and friendly competition while showing their support for the 4KK ministry. We are very grateful for the generous financial support and for the volunteers that helped…

Celebrate Recovery Step Studies

Celebrate Recovery Step Studies This spring, Celebrate Recovery leaders, Debbie Berryhill and Sandy McDonald, led a women’s step study and Jordan Bennett and Chris Stone led a men’s step study. A step study is an in-depth look at our own lives, using the twelve steps and eight recovery principles as God’s guide for living a life of joy and peace. These step study groups…

Women of the Ouachitas

Women of the Ouachitas: My Journey For the past several years, God has put a yearning in my heart for work. As a stay at home mom, I was feeling a void in that aspect of my life. So, I began fervently praying for God to show what that “work” would be for me. A couple of small businesses came and went, and the longing still remained. I prayed, journaled, read, and waited.…

Discipling Young Adults at LVCC

Discipling Young Adults at LVCC A few years ago our daughter was in youth group Ascent. She had developed close relationships with three other girls that were attending Ascent, as well as her high school. We were so thankful for the relationships, along with the leaders and support that came from Ascent. We began to learn how important this was to these girls’…