Bethany Benefit Service


Through Bethany Benefit Service, the Evangelical Covenant Church seeks to provide eligible ministers, church workers, and missionaries with medical, dental, prescription, vision, life, and long-term disability benefits. Here you will find the benefits and services that are available as well as resources for those already enrolled in the plan.

Congratulations to our winners!

All members who have created a profile on were entered for a drawing for an iPad. Congratulations to our winner, Marion Van Vliet! Congratulations to our runner up winners Hope Anderson and Alexander Schubert, who won fitness prize packs from Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield!

Benefit Increase

Our medical coverage for certain services and procedures at hospitals awarded as Blue Distinction Centers will be increased January 1, 2016. No deductible will apply and coverage will be paid at 90% instead of 80%. Please download the flyer for more information.

NEW Wellness Programs

New programs have been added to our coverage through Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield!
Running 101: A free, 10-week program to guide and train you if you are not a runner but would like to become one.
Tobacco Cessation: A free program to help you quit smoking for good.
Drop 10 in 10: A free, 10-week program to help you start healthy habits and lose weight.
Coming soon: Healthy sleep habits