Religion Digest

Almobarak Cultural Center

Islamic services for Juma prayer are held at the Almobarak Cultural Center, 142 Ski Motel Point, every Friday at 1 p.m. The public is welcome to attend. Call Omar Almobarak at 501-767-0214 for more information.

Christway Unity Church

Christway Unity Church, 45 Crown, meets on the first and third Sundays at noon. "All are welcome to join us to learn Unity techniques." For more information, call Mary Maloney, 505-504-4568.

Creative Life Church

Creative Life Church, 229 Bayard St. will hold a study group open to all seekers of spiritual fulfillment from 6:30 to 8 p.m. every Monday for sharing and discussion of Edgar Cayce's book, "Search for God." All are welcome. For more information, visit

Diamondhead Community Church

Diamondhead Community Church, 140 Highway 171 east, will hear Pastor Chuck Huffman speak on "Jesus in the Gospel of John -- That You May Have Life" at the 9:30 a.m. worship service for Easter Sunday.

First Baptist Church

First Baptist Church, 2350 Central Ave., will hold Easter Sunday worship at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. No Connect Groups. Child care is provided for infant through kindergarten. Online worship will be at 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at Pastor Jonathan Kelley will bring the message "Empty," John 20:19-21. Call 501-624-3345 for more information.

First Lutheran Church

First Lutheran Church, 105 Village Road, will hear Pastor Jon Beyer speak on "The Battles Begin -- The Battle of Faith!" at 4 p.m. on Saturday and 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Easter Sunday.

First Presbyterian Church

First Presbyterian Church of Hot Springs, 213 Whittington Ave., will hear the Rev. Leslie Roper, pastor, bring the message "Go and Tell" at the 10:30 a.m. worship service for Easter Sunday. A breakfast/Easter Egg Hunt will be at 9:30 a.m. The choir director is Deleen Davidson, with organist Ian Aipperspach.

Lake Hamilton Baptist Church

Lake Hamilton Baptist Church, 5963 Central Ave., will hear Pastor Chuck DeVane preach a sermon entitled "Fear Before Faith" during the Easter Sunday worship service at 10 a.m. Pastoral Intern Cade Swindle will also offer a Lent Devotional on Jesus' seventh of seven sayings from the cross. Tom Bolton is the Minister of Music. Email [email protected], call 501-525-8339, or visit for more information.

Mount Tabor Community

Mount Tabor Community Church, 116 Mount Tabor Road, off Albert Pike. Call 501-627-5754 for information.

St. Luke's Episcopal Church

St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 228 Spring St., will celebrate the Great Vigil of Easter at sunset today, 7:32 p.m. On Easter Sunday, Father Mark Nabors will celebrate the Holy Eucharist during the 8 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. services. At the 10:45 service, the children of St. Luke's will lead the Easter processional for the Flowering of the Cross. Christian Formation Classes for all ages are at 9:30 a.m. For more information, call 501-623-1653 or visit

The First Christian Church

The First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 1806 Central Ave., will meet at 10:45 a.m. for the Sunday worship service. Pastor Corey Harrison will speak on Luke 24:1-12, "Amazed, Not Changed." Sunday school classes are at 9:45 a.m. Outreach continues to have the church food pantry open on the second and fourth Tuesdays. For information on all events of the church, email inquiries to [email protected], visit, or call the church office from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday at 501-623-3389.

Unitarian Universalist

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Hot Springs, 1701 Spring St., has visitation at 10 a.m. Sunday and the main service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Ann Hair will present an Easter Service. A Zoom meeting is available as an alternative as well, at:

The meeting ID is 827 9323 8891, and the pass code is 090116.

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