Pastor Mike’s Blog: Reading the Bible Anew

We love the Bible and don’t make excuses for that. We believe in the life-transforming truth of God’s word. We believe the stories told in the Bible are both real and meaningful. We read, study, teach, preach, pray, memorize and obey scripture, because we have found it beautiful, powerful and inspiring. This fall we will put new action and commitment … Read More

Birthdays & Anniversaries for August

Birthdays 2 Ethel Johnson 4 Jemma Roberts 8 Betty Klaung 8 Dave Lape 9 Mike Parlapiano 13 Eve Clark 13 Ken Yarwood 14 Wyone Leather 16 Ranee Jones 17 Cindy Beyerl 20 Maynard Carlson 22 Margo McCulloch Todd Cultra Geordan Jones 24 Doug Gibson 26 Jerry Jacobs 28 Mary Gibson Rich Nobel Anniversaries 2 Toni & Ralph Cartwright Tom & … Read More

Family Outreach Event – “An American Tail”

Please join is on August 18th for a showing of An American Tail and an Ice Cream Sundae Bar. The movie begins at 6:00 pm followed by ice cream sundaes on the patio. This is a great event to invite your family and friends to, especially those with children. For more information, or to volunteer to help, please contact Kathi … Read More

All Church Picnic September 16

Our annual church picnic is set for Sunday, September 16th at Roland and Gladys Olson Swedish Heritage Park which is located at 7901 Harlem Rd., at noon or following the morning service. Take Perryville Rd. north to Harlem Rd., and turn east on Harlem. The park is across from Rock Cut State Park Pierce Lake entrance. You will see the … Read More

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 … Read More

Pastor Mike’s Blog: Remember Who Lives Inside Us

For almost 30 years, I have carried my grandfather’s obituary folded up in my wallet. He was a remark-able man, and that little slip of paper, tucked behind my driver’s license, reminds me of him and how his life impacted mine. I haven’t read the obituary in years, but I know it’s there. Maybe it’s time to read it again. … Read More

Chronic Disease Self Management Program

We have the opportunity to have a CDSMP program offered at Broadway Covenant in the fall. It is a series of six sessions designed by Stanford University to help people with chronic diseases self manage their health. Both men and women are included. Care givers are also included. We will start meeting on Mondays, September 17 from 1 PM to … Read More

Pastor Mike’s Blog: Outreach Prayer

Who do you know who doesn’t know Jesus? Are you praying for them? Have you ever asked if you could pray with them? Jesus said that He came to seek and save the lost (Luke 19:10). By God’s grace, we used to be lost but now have been found by the one and only Savior. That’s good news for you … Read More

Congratulations 2018 Graduates

Gabriel Creedy High School in Spartanburg, SC – attending University of Florida in the fall Jenna Seibold Harlem High School, plans to study nursing Jacob Seibold Harlem High School Zach Bickford Auburn High School, plans to join the military Tyson Parks East High School Keaton Price Rockford Christian High School, attending Bradley University in Peoria Brooke Bamberger Bethel University with … Read More

Summer Schedule Changes

Sunday, May 20th Last week of Sunday School Broadway Covenant Church Annual Meeting Tuesday, May 22nd Last Women Fellowship meeting before the break for summer Thursday, May 24th Last meeting of the Men’s Bible Study before summer break Sunday, May 28th NO Sunday School—Worship at 10:15 A.M. Sunday, June 3rd Worship Service time changes to 9:30 A.M.