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Briefs: Leadership Conferences, AVA Training Session

Post a Comment » Written on October 8th, 2012     
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NWC Sponsoring Two Leadership Conferences

FOREST LAKE, MN (October 8, 2012) – The Northwest Conference has two major leadership events scheduled in Minnesota in October and November.



Canada Covenant Conducts First Multi-Site Meeting

Post a Comment » Written on May 25th, 2012     
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EDMONTON, AB (May 25, 2012) – For the first time in the history of the Evangelical Covenant Church of Canada (ECCC), its annual meeting was conducted concurrently in two locations, joined together by technology.…


Memorial Service Conducted for Wesley Morris

2 comments Written on May 7th, 2012     
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CALGARY, AB (May 7, 2012) – A memorial service for retired Evangelical Covenant Church pastor Wesley Morris, 86, was conducted Saturday at Foothills Alliance Church. He died April 29.…


Canada Covenant Assisting Haiti Clinic

1 Comment » Written on October 26th, 2011     
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By Stan Friedman

HAUTE LIMBE, HAITI (October 26, 2011) – The Ebenezer Clinic, which is partially supported by the Covenant Church of Canada, is treating a rapidly increasing number of cholera patients, reflecting a national trend as the disease



Record Kernels of Hope Crop to Benefit Congo Farmers

Post a Comment » Written on October 19th, 2011     
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MELFORT, SK (October 19, 2011) – Kendell Arndt doesn’t know how to farm the 80 acres he purchased, so he turned growing canola grain into a community project that will benefit farmers in the Democratic Republic of Congo.…


Funeral Service Tuesday for Evangeline Dennis

5 comments Written on August 22nd, 2011     
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ALBERTA, CA (August 22, 2011) – A funeral service for retired Evangelical Covenant Church missionary Evangeline “Vangie” (Ericson) Dennis will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Malmo Mission Covenant Church.…


Registration Open for Two-Day Anti-Trafficking Conference

Post a Comment » Written on August 8th, 2011     
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STRATHMORE, ALBERTA (August 8, 2011) – Hope Community Covenant Church will host a two-day conference on human trafficking and exploitation August 27-28. The church is partnering with International Justice Mission.…


Free Clothing Need Blossoms into Outreach Ministry

2 comments Written on March 25th, 2011     
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SASKATOON, SK (March 25, 2011) – Joanne Villeneuve was struggling financially and needed clothes, but couldn’t afford them.…


Haiti Recovery: Small Groups Making a Difference

Post a Comment » Written on January 12th, 2011     
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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.


Relentless Rains, but Farmers Raise Record Funds for Aid in Sudan

Post a Comment » Written on January 7th, 2011     
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NORQUAY, SK (January 7, 2011) – Despite long stretches of inclement weather that reduced crop yields in 2010, farmers in the Kernels for Hope project raised a record amount of money to fund sustainable development for their counterparts in Africa.…