Religion News Briefs

Posted: February 24, 2018 at 2:02 a.m.

Lenten retreat set by author, teacher

Saint Mark's Episcopal Church, 1000 N. Mississippi St. in Little Rock, will host a free Lenten retreat featuring the Rev. Barbara Crafton from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 3.

Crafton is the author of titles including The Also Life, The Courage to Grow Old and When Faith and Depression Meet. She has taught at New York's General Theological Seminary, served on the staff of Trinity Church Wall Street and ministered to recovery workers in New York after 9/11.

Her appearance is the product of a partnership between Saint Mark's and St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Newport. Reservations can be made by contacting or (501) 225-4203.

-- Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

School to present Shrek as musical

The students of The Baptist Preparatory School, 8400 Ranch Blvd., in Little Rock, will present Shrek as a musical at 3 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. Tickets range from $5-$20 and are available at

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