Archive for June, 2009

New Paul Carlson Partnership Website Makes Its Debut

Post a Comment » Written on June 30th, 2009     
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CHICAGO, IL (June 30, 2009) – A new and improved Paul Carlson Partnership (PCP) website made its debut today containing a number of new features, new resources and links to related content, in addition to a new overall look.
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German Churches Helping Detroit Youth Camp Program

Post a Comment » Written on June 29th, 2009     
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STUTTGART, GERMANY (June 29, 2009) – Three German churches raised $16,000 through special offerings and are sending the money to Hope Community Covenant Church in Detroit so that it can fund a summer neighborhood youth program.
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Detroit Kids Will Experience Summer Adventure

Post a Comment » Written on June 29th, 2009     
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DETROIT, MI (June 29, 2009) – Thanks to a donation from three German churches and volunteers from Hope Community Covenant Church, kids in an underserved area of Detroit will have the opportunity to build miniature solar-powered cars, take a field trip to an African American museum, and learn dances from cultures around the world.
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Special Annual Meeting News Section Available

Post a Comment » Written on June 28th, 2009     
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PORTLAND, OR (June 28, 2009) – For the convenience of readers, a special 124th Annual Meeting news page has been created where all Annual Meeting-related stories from the just-concluded meeting will be found.
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Novak: We Need ‘Culture of Conversation’ About Jesus

Post a Comment » Written on June 27th, 2009     
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By Stan Friedman

PORTLAND, OR (June 27, 2009) – “I invite all of us to create a culture of conversation where significant, sensitive words are spoken and appropriate deeds are done,” Mark Novak told worshipers gathered for tonight’s ordination and commissioning service as the 124th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Covenant Church drew to a close.
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Sundholm Honored for Covenant World Relief Service

Post a Comment » Written on June 27th, 2009     
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PORTLAND, OR (June 27, 2009) – Jim Sundholm responded with characteristic humor and pathos to the recognition given him today honoring his leadership of Covenant World Relief and the Paul Carlson Partnership.
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Resolution Honors Lives of Pastors, Spouses, Missionaries

Post a Comment » Written on June 27th, 2009     
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PORTLAND, OR (June 27, 2009) – A Resolution of Sympathy offered during the 124th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Covenant Church commemorates the lives of 18 pastors, 13 spouses, and four missionaries who died between June 25, 2008 and May 26, 2009.
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Draft Resolution on Criminal Justice Presented

Post a Comment » Written on June 27th, 2009     
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PORTLAND, OR (June 27, 2009) – Delegates to the 124th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Covenant Church gave first consideration to a draft resolution on criminal justice today.
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KICY—The Gospel ‘Flame Thrower’

Post a Comment » Written on June 27th, 2009     
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By Rob Hall

PORTLAND, OR (June 27, 2009) – “KICY is the only station that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has allowed to broadcast in a foreign language to a foreign country.”
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Candidates Approved for Ordination, Commissioning, Consecration

Post a Comment » Written on June 27th, 2009     
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PORTLAND, OR (June 27, 2009) – Delegates to the 124th Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Covenant Church today approved the following candidates for ordination to word and sacrament, specialized ministry, and finalization of transfer of ordination, as well as commissioning and missionary service.
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