LONGVIEW, WA (February 4, 2013) – A memorial service was conducted for retired Evangelical Covenant Church Pastor Lars Edward “Ed” Nelson on January 12 at Calvary Community Church. Nelson died December 30, 2012. Continue Reading »
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Space Still Available for WellSpring Benefit
CHICAGO, IL (October 23, 2012) – The WellSpring Center for Hope in Chicago will hold its annual awards luncheon from noon to 3 p.m. October 27 at the Oak Lawn Hilton in Oak Lawn, Illinois. Cost is $50 per person. There will be a raffle and silent auction at the event, which honors partners and raises awareness of domestic violence. To purchase tickets, contact Carolyn Hicks or Elsie Nelson by calling (773) 723-2119.
CHICAGO, IL (October 12, 2012) – The North Park University Chamber Singers and University Choir will perform in three Illinois communities, lead a workshop for high school students, and sing during the Illinois American Choral Directors Association convention later this month. Continue Reading »
By John Brooks
GREEN BAY, WI (JULY 26, 2012) – The Green Bay Packers inducted former head coach Mike Holmgren into the Packers Hall of Fame on July 21. Holmgren, now the president of the Cleveland Browns, and his family, have been longtime members of the Evangelical Covenant Church and strong supporters of North Park University.
By Stan Friedman
ATLANTA, GA (July 25, 2012) – While sitting backstage at the recent CHIC 2012 gathering North Park University graduate Greg Dolezal said that he was a bit nervous about the upcoming London Olympics. He’s not an athlete nor does he have family members competing.
By Stan Friedman
CHICAGO, IL (July 24, 2012) – Editor’s note: Recent North Park University graduates Michelle Wells and Karen Kelly received U.S. Fulbright Awards to teach internationally this year. To see how receiving a scholarship can impact a life in unexpected ways, Covenant News Service spoke with Rebecca Miller, the first North Park student to receive the honor.