Posts Tagged ‘Central’

Funeral Service Wednesday for Ann J. Carlson

2 comments Written on December 4th, 2012     
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LOVELAND, CO (December 4, 2012) – Funeral services for Ann J. Carlson, 94, wife of retired Evangelical Covenant Church pastor Irving Carlson, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Wednesday , December 5, in Loveland. She died November 26.…


Elgin Congregation Responds to Access Challenges

2 comments Written on November 29th, 2012     
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ELGIN, IL (November 29, 2012) – The issues confronting those who are challenged by curbs and stairs did not figure prominently into building designs in the early 1970s, the time that the Evangelical Covenant Church of Elgin was constructed.…


Funeral Service Planned for Robert Kronberg

Post a Comment » Written on November 7th, 2012     
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OMAHA, NE (November 7, 2012) – A funeral service for retired Evangelical Covenant Church pastor Robert Kronberg will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. next Tuesday, November 13, at Swedeburg Covenant Church in Swedeburg, Nebraska. He died last Sunday.…


Memorial Service Conducted for Edith Larson

Post a Comment » Written on October 16th, 2012     
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BATAVIA, IL (October 16, 2012) – A memorial service for Edith (Nelson) Larson, wife of retired pastor Robert A. Larson, was conducted October 7 in Michealsen Chapel on the campus of the Holmstad Retirement Community. Larson, 84, died October 4.…


Worship in a Comedy Club? It’s No Joke

Post a Comment » Written on September 27th, 2012     
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LILYDALE, MN (September 27, 2012) – Some people might have thought Micah Witham was joking when he said the Evangelical Covenant Church congregation he pastors was going to start meeting in a comedy club, but he was serious.…


Memorial Service Planned for Helen B. Swanson

Post a Comment » Written on September 12th, 2012     
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CHICAGO, IL (September 12, 2012) – Helen B. Swanson, widow of Evangelical Covenant Church pastor Richard J. Swanson, died Sunday at her daughter’s home in Chicago. She was three days shy of her ninety-first birthday.…


Enabling Residence Campers Explore Underwater World

Post a Comment » Written on September 11th, 2012     
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CHICAGO, IL (September 11, 2012) – Campers from Covenant Enabling Residences in three states got to literally dive into new experiences when they were given snorkeling lessons at Covenant Harbor and Bible Camp recently.…


Diving Photo Gallery

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Taiwan Experience Gives New Meaning to ‘Retirement’

2 comments Written on August 17th, 2012     
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NORTHBROOK, IL (August 17, 2012) – Numerous children in a school in Taiwan have been learning English, thanks in part to a program at Covenant Village of Northbrook that made it financially possible for resident Robert Poor to put his …


News Briefs: Local Church Initiatives Making Headlines

Post a Comment » Written on August 14th, 2012     
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CHICAGO, IL (August 14, 2012) – Local Evangelical Covenant Church congregations capture the attention of their local news media from time as they serve their communities through a variety of ministries. Following are a few of the more recent examples.…