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Frisbee Tourney Raises Funds for Cancer Patient

Post a Comment » Written on August 9th, 2012     
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STILLMAN VALLEY, IL (August 9, 2012) – An Ultimate Frisbee tournament organized by North Park University sophomore Dan Raymond raised $2,300 on Saturday to benefit the family of his friend, Dave Acton, who is fighting cancer.…


Memorial Service Planned for Harry Ekstam

2 comments Written on August 3rd, 2012     
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BATAVIA, IL (August 3, 2012) – A memorial service for retired Evangelical Covenant Church minister and administrator Harry Ekstam, 94, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 18, at Batavia Covenant Church. Pastor Mark Nilson will officiate. Ekstam died …


Mail Carrier Makes Life-Saving Visit

Post a Comment » Written on July 30th, 2012     
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SLOAN, IA (July 30, 2012) – Mary Jane Bromander has never been so glad to see her mail carrier as she was last Tuesday, when he likely saved her life.…


Memorial Service Conducted for Morland Adell

2 comments Written on July 10th, 2012     
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SUN CITY WEST, AZ (July 10, 2012) – A memorial service was conducted Friday for former Evangelical Covenant Church pastor Morland Adell, 86, who died June 28. The service was held at Desert Garden United Church of Christ.…


Run for Justice Another Outreach Opportunity

Post a Comment » Written on June 22nd, 2012     
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EVANSTON, IL (June 22, 2012) – More than 25 members of Sojourner Covenant Church, which has an average attendance of 70, ran as part of the congregation’s Run for Justice racing team during a community-wide anti-hate race this past …


Memorial Service Thursday for Edwin D. Noren

8 comments Written on June 18th, 2012     
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GRAND RAPIDS, MI (June 18, 2012) – A memorial service for retired Evangelical Covenant Church pastor and missionary Edwin D. Noren will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at First Covenant Church. Noren, 88, died Sunday.…


July Staff Reunion Planned at Covenant Harbor

Post a Comment » Written on June 14th, 2012     
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LAKE GENEVA, WI (June 14, 2012) – Covenant Harbor Bible Camp and Retreat Center will celebrate 65 years of ministry with a staff reunion in July 6-8.…


Memorial Service Planned for Margaret Larson

Post a Comment » Written on May 31st, 2012     
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MERCER ISLAND, WA (May 31, 2012) – A memorial service for Margaret (Anderson) Larson, 91, is tentatively planned for July 21 at Covenant Shores retirement community in Mercer Island.…


Memorial Service June 1 for Chaplain Donald Swanson

2 comments Written on May 29th, 2012     
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FREEPORT, IL (May 29, 2012) – An ecumenical memorial worship service for Evangelical Covenant Church Chaplain Donald Swanson, 55, will be conducted at 11 a.m. June 1 at Bethany United Church of Christ, 2341 West Stephenson Street in Freeport.…


Memorial Service Saturday for C. LaVerne Erickson

1 Comment » Written on May 22nd, 2012     
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NORTHBROOK, IL (May 22, 2012) – A memorial service for retired Evangelical Covenant Church pastor C. LaVerne Erickson, 101, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Covenant Village of Northbrook. He died Friday, May 18.…