Posts tagged ‘Central’

Depressing Vacation Leads Pastor to New Mission Focus

CALUMET PARK, IL (August 20, 2010) – Ethel Davis still remembers the day in 2001 when she left the comforts of her hotel room in Kingston, Jamaica, to participate in a guided tour around the rest of the island with other tourists. Continue Reading »

Donation of Chairs Considered ‘A God Thing’

CHAMPAIGN, IL (August 11, 2010) – The pastor of Berean Covenant Church, Willie Comer, says he is excited his congregation is putting feet to their faith during unusual outreaches, but he also is grateful that the members can sit during worship services thanks to the generosity of Batavia Covenant Church. Continue Reading »

Berean VBS Photos

CHAMPAIGN, IL (August 11, 2010) – Following are moments captured on camera during Berean’s special VBS program at a local housing project. Continue Reading »

Memorial Service Date Set for Donald C. Frisk

CHICAGO, IL (August 10, 2010) – A memorial service for Donald C. Frisk will be conducted on Sunday, September 12, at North Park Covenant Church. Continue Reading »

News Briefs: Covenanters Making Headlines

CLYDE, KS (August 6, 2010) – Gary Carlson, a member of the Brantford Evangelical Covenant Church, will serve as coordinator for the Midwest Conference’s partnership with Mountain Village Covenant Church in Alaska. Continue Reading »

News Briefs: Covenanters Making Headlines

LAKE GENEVA, WI (July 30, 2010) – A recent walk sponsored by Covenant Harbor Bible Camp and Conference Center to raise funds for Break the Chains proved to be an educational outreach as well as a way to raise funds. Continue Reading »

Safety Concerns No Deterrent to Orphan Ministry

CHIHUAHUA, MEXICO (July 22, 2010) – Building what they say will be the largest orphanage in Latin America makes living in one of the most dangerous areas of Mexico worth the risk to personal safety, say Quinn and Lisa Seaman. Continue Reading »

Memorial Service Planned for Donald C. Frisk

CHICAGO, IL (July 20, 2010) – A memorial service for Donald C. Frisk, 99, “the theologian of the Covenant,” will be conducted at North Park Covenant Church in early September. Frisk died this morning. Continue Reading »

Covenanter Awarded in Honor of Slain Officer

CHICAGO, IL (July 16, 2010) – Officer Michael Chatham says he hopes to live up to the honor of being the first recipient of the Thor Soderberg Leadership Award—named for his Police Academy instructor who was shot to death last week. Continue Reading »

Visitors Impressed with Anti-Violence Ministries

CHICAGO, IL (July 2, 2010) – A visit by the leaders of two international Evangelical Covenant churches to the anti-domestic violence ministry Wellspring Center of Hope on Tuesday was inspiring for everyone, participants said. Continue Reading »