Posts Tagged ‘Children’

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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Kara Stromberg Joins Northwest Conference Staff

Post a Comment » Written on August 24th, 2012     
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MINNEAPOLIS, MN (August 24, 2012) – Kara Stromberg has joined the staff of the Northwest Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church as director of Children and Family Ministry. She will assume her new responsibilities September 15.…


Helping Children Experience the Love of God

2 comments Written on July 9th, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

IRVINE, CA (July 9, 2012) – “There is no babysitting in the church,” says Steve Burger, director of adult, children and family ministries of the Evangelical Covenant Church.



Summer Feeding Program Helps Hungry Kids

Post a Comment » Written on July 6th, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

WENATCHEE, WA (July 6, 2012) – Columbia Grove Covenant Church is making sure that underserved children in their area have a nutritious lunch Monday through Thursday every week during the summer.



Additional Camp Sessions Flooded Out at Covenant Pines

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McGREGOR, MN (June 26, 2012) – Rising flood waters have forced cancellation of additional camp sessions this week at Covenant Pines Bible Camp, following closely on the heels of yesterday’s announcement that the Pathfinders session scheduled for Monday through …


$1 Million Surprise Gift for Covenant Kids Congo

1 Comment » Written on June 22nd, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

IRVINE, CA (June 22, 2012) – One million dollars.



Covenant World Relief Approves 16 New Projects

1 Comment » Written on June 18th, 2012     
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CHICAGO, IL (June 18, 2012) – Sixteen new community development project proposals have been approved by Covenant World Relief (CWR) with a total of $542,000 dispersed during the current granting cycle.…


Food Insecurity Increasing in Rural Areas

2 comments Written on May 22nd, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

DOWAGIAC, MICHIGAN (May 22, 2012) – Rob Lowe, co-pastor of Federated Covenant Church, is not surprised at the results of a study that found food insecurity in rural areas is as great or greater than in



New Book Helps Kids Respond to Bullying

1 Comment » Written on May 11th, 2012     
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FARMINGTON HILLS, MI (March 11, 2012) – Many of the students who meet with elementary school counselor Susan Fitzsimonds come with the same problem – they are being bullied, are frightened, and have no idea how to