Posts Tagged ‘Chile’

Engaging the Elderly

Post a Comment » Written on April 9th, 2014     
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There are many Covenant Churches around the world. I haven’t personally been to a very large selection of these churches but I enjoy hearing stories of how they see a need in a community and work to address that need. …


Engaging the Elderly in Chile

Post a Comment » Written on September 13th, 2012     
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The South American country of Chile is not what you would usually consider a marginalized place. However, there is an often-overlooked group of people who can easily be labeled as marginalized – the elderly.

The senior members of the Evangelical



New Projects!

1 Comment » Written on May 3rd, 2012     
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We have new projects in Cameroon, Chile and Kenya and 2 projects that have entered into phase 2 in Albania and Ecuador. Here’s a summary of what’s new with CWR:

Cameroon Chickens

Poor rural farmers in western Africa are in



Chile Quake Reminds Residents of Last Year’s Disaster

Post a Comment » Written on February 13th, 2011     
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CONCEPCION, CHILE (February 12, 2011) – A 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck near here on Friday caused no apparent damage, but frightened area residents who lived through last year’s deadly quake and resulting tsunami, said Luciano Silva, pastor of the …


Covenant Churches Respond in Chile

Post a Comment » Written on June 7th, 2010     
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The people of the Covenant congregations of Tome and Concepcion continue to respond to their neighbors. Some of their activities have changed as the situation has changed. In the refugee camps near Tome, for example, more focus is now being