Mission Board News for August

Fall is fast approaching and it is time to think about school starting again. This month please pray for North Park University, North Park Seminary & Tim Sales with Intervarsity Christian Fellowship.

North Park University’s core values from their website: Christian- They nurture faith, balancing commitment and freedom; City-Centered- They engage Chicago as a dynamic place of learning and service and Inter-Cultural- They embrace and value all people, celebrate global tapestry and support the reconciling mandate of the Christian Gospel.
North Park Seminary has been the seminary for the Evangelical Covenant Church for over 100 years. They offer 4 traditional degrees, 6 dual de-gree combinations with business and non- profit management and 8 graduate certificate programs.

Tim Sales/InterVarsity: Tim oversees several chapters of InterVarsity in Northern Illinois. “InterVarsity Christian fellowship is a vibrant campus ministry that establishes and advances wit-nessing communities of students and faculty.” They have 1025 chapters on 695 campuses. “They minister to students and faculty through small group Bible Studies, large group gatherings, lead-ership training, thoughtful discipleship, and life changing mission trips.” Intervarsity is a great way for students to get to know other students especial-ly for those who are new to college life.

Alaska Christian College:
Praise- The Taikuu Hall is 90% complete and 8
students graduated this spring.
Pray – for students who will be attending this fall.

Peter & Anna
Pray – For couple who will be teaching at their school and for their daughter who has several med-ical issues.