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Freddie Smith has been on the job with Arkansas Rehabilitation Services for 37 years and has decided it's time to close the books and go home. Smith was born in Hughes, near West Memphis, and was raised in Turrell,30 p.m. Tuesday, in Crittenden County. My mom and dad were sharecroppers,, he said. They had six boys and six girls. We worked hard as a family and I knew what it was to pick cotton. Smith graduated from Turrell High School and went to college at Ouachita Baptist University. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in sociology with a minor in religion. He went on the earn his Master's Degree in secondary education. I began a career in private counseling in 1975 at Red River Counseling and stayed there for two years,, Smith said. In July, 1977, I became employed with state government as a rehab counselor. I worked with people with mental and physical disabilities, he said. I have worked in Hempstead County since 1978. That's not to say that I don't work anywhere else, because as a manager, I have 14 counties in Southwest Arkansas that I am responsible for. I counsel about 400 clients and I have 12 counselors in my jurisdiction with approximately 200 clients apiece. When asked what he would miss about work, he replied,ugg boots outlet, Being able to help others and having an impact on others to see a change in their life. Changing lives is Smith's business. We provide counseling services, job placement,social norms, family counseling,cheap ugg boots, and anything else to help a person be self-sufficient, Smith said. We help with anything from going to college,, job development, and training. We also help folks with obtaining disability benefits. I have been blessed by touching many lives in Hempstead County, he said. God has given me that opportunity and I am thankful for it. It has been 37 years of working from the heart, Smith said. Page 2 of 2 - Two issues that we, as counselors, have to look into before we try to help our client: Anger management and grief, he said. Not all counselors can deal with all subjects. You have to have the heart to deal with whatever you deal with best. Smith will not sit idle when he retires,a place of joy, though. He and his wife Linda have two children, Frederick Lamonte Smith and Andrea Lynnette Smith, and one grandson. He still preaches at Canaan Baptist Church in Texarkana, which he has been doing for the past 34 years, and the grandson will keep him busy, too. I'm going to miss working with all the people I've worked with and all the clients I have assisted, but I'm glad I'll get to spend more time with my family, too, Smith notes. I've enjoyed every minute of my employment with Arkansas Rehabilitation Service and I have many good memories to take with me.

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Shepherd of Peace offers many opportunities to study the Word in Bible studies throughout the week. Sundays are packed with a variety of children’s class, a youth/ young adult class on Acts, and an adult Bible discussion. Studies begin at 9:20am in various rooms. A Bible study is held each Thursday morning at 10:30 a.m. As always, you are encouraged to join Shepherd of Peace during their regular services each Sunday. A tradition service, which includes the Lutheran liturgy, is held each Sunday at 8 a.m. A blended service is also offered at 10:30am.