North Louisiana Interfaith Regional Assembly of Congregations and Citizen Organizations (14 June 2022)

Mark Your Calendar — the North Louisiana Interfaith Regional Assembly of Congregations and Citizen Organizations will be meeting on Tuesday (14 June 2022) from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (Brown Chapel – Centenary College of Louisiana).

Imagine if all our organizations worked together to build a way for ordinary people to take action to solve our common problems.

We know that we are most effective in creating change in our community and in our state when we work in partnership with others.

Please join us for this relaunch and rededication of North Louisiana Interfaith.

We have committed to bringing at least 20 All Souls members and friends to this event.  Can we do more?  Join us and find out.


Building and Grounds Work Day (21 May 2022)

Please join us on Saturday (21 May 2022) from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM for our monthly building and grounds work day.

Nearly all of the work maintaining our physical space is done by our members and friends who show up each month and do what needs to be done.

There are tasks for all ages and abilities.  Working side by side is a great way to get to know your All Souls friends a little better.


Notice of Congregational Meeting (29 May 2022)

Notice of Congregational Meeting

Date / Time — Sunday, 29 May 2022, at 12:15 PM (immediately following the 11:00 AM service)

Location — In the All Souls sanctuary or via Zoom here:

Agenda — We will vote on the following Board members:

  • Vice President – Susan Yellott
  • Secretary – Rovena Windsor
  • Member at-Large Deborah Warren
  • Member at-Large Claire McDonnell

We will also select a new member of the Committee on Ministry (nominee name TBA).

All are welcome to attend but you must be an active member of 30 days or longer in order to vote.

We must have a quorum to vote.

If you cannot attend, you may give your proxy to another member.

Proxy votes count toward the election of the Board but not toward the quorum.


Shreveport March for Reproductive Rights (14 May 2022)

The Shreveport March for Reproductive Rights will be happening on Saturday (14 May 2022) from 10:45 AM to 11:30 AM.

Use this link to RSVP in you are planning to attend.

The march will begin at the Shreveport Police Department (1234 Texas Avenue) and proceed to the Caddo Parish Courthouse (501 Texas Street).

The All Souls monthly building and grounds work day will be rescheduled (details TBD) so that our members and friends may attend this event.


Holocaust Remembrance Service of Northwest Louisiana (1 May 2022)

The 39th Annual Holocaust Remembrance Service of Northwest Louisiana will happen on Sunday (1 May 2022) from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM at Broadmoor United Methodist ChurchThis service will also be livestreamed on the Broadmoor UMC web site.

This service is a multifaith service in remembrance of the Holocaust in honor and memory of those who died and those who saved lives.

It will feature the winning entries of the High School and Middle School essay contests along with the High School Poetry, Prose, Art, and Music Composition contests.

Our own Rev. Barbara Jarrell will light the candle in honor of the LGBTQ victims of the Holocaust and the candle in honor of Rev. Waitstill and Martha Sharp (who were recognized by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations for their Unitarian Service Committee work saving hundreds of Jews and others from the Nazis).


Noel Food Pantry Donation Drive This Week (1 May 2021)

It’s the first Sunday of the month and Melissa Lewis will be in the grove  in front of the church from 2:00 to 4:00 PM on Sunday (1 May 2022) collecting food for the Noel United Methodist Food Pantry.

This month’s requests:

  • Spaghetti sauce
  • Canned tuna
  • Canned chicken
  • Saltine crackers

You can either bring your food donation to the 11:00 AM worship service or drop it by between 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM.

Thanks in advance for helping hungry people in Northwest Louisiana.