Posts tagged ‘Health Care’

Covenant Churches, Retirees to Share $1 Million ‘Surprise’

CHICAGO, IL (March 9, 2011) – Local Evangelical Covenant churches and retirees will be pleasantly surprised to learn that the Bethany Benefit Service medical and dental insurance premium for the month of June has been waived – a move that is expected to collectively save local churches and individuals covered by Bethany $1 million in premium savings. Continue Reading »

Medical Team Volunteers Needed in Haiti

PORTLAND, OR (February 15, 2011) – Because the cholera epidemic in Haiti has subsided, Medical Teams International has loosened its requirement for medical personnel to participate in upcoming mission trips. Continue Reading »

Medical Volunteers Needed for Haiti Mission Trip

PORTLAND, OR (January 13, 2011) – Medical Teams International is seeking medical professionals who also attend Evangelical Covenant churches to join them on a mission trip to Haiti April 28 to May 6. Continue Reading »

Haiti Recovery: Small Groups Making a Difference

HAUTE LIMBE, HAITI (January 12, 2011) – Editor’s note: Janelle Peterson is a member of Faith Covenant Church in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and is doing mission work in Haut Limbe, Haiti. Following is her update on the work there. Continue Reading »

Free Dental Care Mission – Volunteers Needed

MUSKEGON, MI (December 9, 2010) – The woman nearly committed suicide because the pain of her rotting teeth was so intense. She considered using her loaded gun when someone told her about a temporary clinic set up by members of a dental mission team from Forest Park Covenant Church. She agreed to seek relief – and she received it. Continue Reading »

Medical Personnel Needed for Haiti Mission Trip

CHICAGO, IL (December 3, 2010) – Medical personnel still are needed for an Evangelical Covenant Church mission team that will travel to Haiti January 9-23. Continue Reading »

Services Pending for Dulcie Gannett

CHICAGO, IL (November 29, 2010) – Services are pending for Evangelical Covenant Church minister Dulcie Gannett, 62, who died Wednesday. Continue Reading »

Buszilla – The Purple Bus That Is Saving Lives

TOLEDO, OH (November 12, 2010) – When residents of inner city Toledo wait for a bus, they increasingly are looking for “Buszilla,” a purple monster of a vehicle that is saving lives. Continue Reading »

Enrollment for Bethany Health Insurance Now Open

CHICAGO, IL (November 5, 2010) – Applications are being accepted from Evangelical Covenant Church pastors desiring to obtain medical insurance coverage through Bethany Benefit Service. Continue Reading »

Government OKs Covenant Counseling Center in Chile

CALAMA, CHILE (October 28, 2010) – The City Council realized that its own social service agencies have been unable to provide for the emotional and spiritual needs of its residents, who have the highest suicide rate in the country, so they turned to Calama Covenant Church for assistance. Continue Reading »