CHICAGO, IL (April 14, 2010) – The State of Illinois continues to lag three months in paying for services rendered by Covenant Enabling Residences (CER), and proposed state funding cuts could further tighten an already constricted operating budget at the homes for developmentally disabled adults, says Harold Spooner vice president of outreach ministries for Covenant Ministries of Benevolence (CMB).
CHICAGO, IL (April 13, 2010) – Evangelical Covenant Church President Gary Walter has joined more than 100 Christian leaders in signing “A Covenant for Civility: Come Let Us Reason Together.”
WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 13, 2010) – Ordained Evangelical Covenant Church minister Doug Thorpe will be installed as the new president of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors on Saturday.
BATAVIA, IL (April 12, 2010) – A memorial service will be conducted for Elsie (Heinemann) Stone Satterblom, 96, at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Ahlstrand Chapel at The Holmstad, a Covenant retirement community. Burial will be private.
CHETEK, WI (April 12, 2010) – A memorial service for Pam (Anderson) Rohler, 61, wife of Evangelical Covenant Church Pastor Philip Rohler, will be conducted at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Chetek Lutheran Church.
OAKLAND, CA (April 8, 2010) – New Day for Children, a new faith-based organization started by members of Oakland Covenant Church to rescue teens from prostitution, has begun working with its first resident, says Executive Director Jon Blankmeyer.
QUINCY, MA (April 7, 2010) – Covenant Congregational Church still is working to re-open its children’s pantry that, along with the rest of the church, was flooded with sewer water March 14-15, says Pastor Karen Palmatier.
BOKONZO, CONGO (April 7, 2010) – Despite extreme heat and rain, more than 1,400 worshipers gathered for Palm Sunday and Easter in Bokonzo, the largest church of the Covenant Church of Congo (CEUM).