Posts Tagged ‘Women Ministries’

Colombia Church Addressing Domestic Violence Issues

1 Comment » Written on November 9th, 2012     
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BOGOTÁ, COLOMBIA (November 9, 2012) – Recent workshops and retreats for women who attend the Evangelical Covenant Church of Colombia are indications that the denomination is intent on preventing domestic violence and healing its victims, says Mary Lou Sander, Evangelical …


Briefs: WellSpring Benefit, NPU Groundbreaking, Retirement Seminar

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Space Still Available for WellSpring Benefit

CHICAGO, IL (October 23, 2012) – The WellSpring Center for Hope in Chicago will hold its annual awards luncheon from noon to 3 p.m. October 27 at the Oak Lawn Hilton in Oak Lawn,



Briefs: Leadership Conferences, AVA Training Session

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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.



Numerous Events Focus On Domestic Violence

Post a Comment » Written on October 5th, 2012     
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ESCALON, CA (October 5, 2012) – A week after Pam Mendez gave her life to Christ in January 2006, she had surgery to remove a baseball-size tumor from her brain.…


‘Homeless’ Event Raises Funds for Shelter

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By Stan Friedman

SHORELINE, WA (October 4, 2012) – Susan Talbot remembers the pain and struggles of her family living in a camper mounted on the back of an old pickup when she was 16 years old in the 1970s.



Training Offered on Helping Domestic Violence Victims

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CHICAGO, IL (August 22, 2012) – Trainings to educate participants on how they can minister to victims of domestic violence will be offered in September in Portland, Oregon, and in October in Seattle, Washington.…


CWR Grant Assists Effort to Help Victims of Violence

3 comments Written on July 11th, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (July 11, 2012) – A new Covenant World Relief grant will enable HEAL Africa, a ministry in the most dangerous area of the Democratic Republic of Congo, to integrate multiple disciplines to help individuals



Eating An Egg – Breaking a Tradition

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GOMA, DR CONGO (July 11, 2012) – Sometimes it’s the seemingly small things that can help transform a life. Like eating a boiled egg.…


Covenant Clergy Women Present Three Awards

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IRVINE, CA (June 29, 2012) – Advocates for Covenant Clergy Women presented three awards during a special reception as part of the 127th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Covenant Church.…


New Booklet Offers Ways to Combat Trafficking

2 comments Written on June 5th, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (June 5, 2012) – PROTECT, a new 40-page booklet published by the Department of Women Ministries of the Evangelical Covenant Church, shares practical ways in which local churches and individuals can fight human trafficking.