Zion of Avilla Lutheran Church (Alexander, AR)
The installation of the Rev. Willie Travis Grills took place at Zion of Avilla Lutheran Church in Alexander, AR, on Saturday, November 20, 2021. Pictured for the Rite of Installation are: Front (L-R) Rev. Sawyer Meyer, Beautiful Savior, Olive Branch; President Roger Paavola; Rev. Willie Grills; Rev. Kevin Conger, Hope Lutheran, Jacksonville; Rev. Kent Schaaf, Grace Lutheran, Little Rock; and Rev. Robert Benke, Faith Lutheran, Hot Springs Village. Back (L-R) Rev. Dr. LeRoy Leach, Conway; Rev. Jim Burns, First, Benton; Rev. Ron Bacic, First Lutheran, Little Rock; Rev. Emil Woerner, Friends in Christ, Benton Bryant; Rev Don Hefta, Emeritus; and Rev. David Vandercook, Trinity North Little Rock and Shepherd of Peace, Maumelle.