Posts tagged ‘Health Care’

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 »

Covenant Community Care Opens Third Michigan Site

ROYAL OAK, MI (October 28, 2010) – Covenant Community Care has opened its third location to provide healthcare to the uninsured and underinsured in the Detroit area. Continue Reading »

Holmgrens Seeking Medical Volunteers for Haiti Trip

CHICAGO, IL (October 27, 2010) – Kathy and Calla Holmgren will lead a Medical Teams International (MTI) team to Haiti January 9-23 to address ongoing needs. Continue Reading »

Johnson: Fast Action Needed to Avoid Healthcare Crisis

By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (October 25, 2010) – Politicians will be unable to solve the country’s healthcare crisis, but solutions need to be implemented soon to avoid economic collapse and live out our responsibilities to care for all citizens, ABC Senior Medical Editor Dr. G. Timothy Johnson told a breakfast gathering sponsored by North Park University. Continue Reading »

Two Leaders Nominated to Additional Terms

CHICAGO, IL (October 5, 2010) – Two executive ministers were nominated for additional four-year terms and a process was approved around the theme of Organizing for Mission when the Executive Board of the Evangelical Covenant Church met this past weekend. Continue Reading »