ST LUKE'S PUMPKIN PATCH - October is the month for Pumpkins , stores everywhere are selling the bright orange gourds as Halloween is coming up . Soon these they will become Jack-O-Lanterns adorning porches and doorsteps displaying a variety of facial expressions… illuminated by candles. Perhaps the largest pumpkin patch around is the one run by St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, just off Youree Drive in Shreveport. Janice Boller says they have 6,000 pumpkins to sell. She’s the chairperson of the St.