Pastor Mike’s Blog: Supporting Our Covenant Connections

Covenant church pastors and members will gather April 26-28 in Glen Ellyn for Celebration 2018, the Central Conference Annual Meeting. I know that doesn’t sound terribly exciting to most people, but I hope you will join me in praying for the work of our conference and the decisions that will be made at the annual meeting. What happens in the … Read More

Birthdays & Anniversaries for April

Birthdays 1            Aiden Gasmund 3            Pat Johnson 6            Joyce Cosman 7            Kendra Ecklund 10          Kellen Price 12          Meagan Haase 13         Grace Hulstedt Theresa Gregorcy April Parker Mitchell Wimbush III 19          Brian Beyerl Jess Starr 20         Kristi Swanson 21         Virginia Roen 22          Karlee Swanson 23 Toni Cartwright Alice Tsai 24 Doug Boettcher Jeff Brown Jamise Roberts 26 … Read More

Youth Ministries for April

We have arrived in April. Hopefully that means warmer days are on the way. Long story short, we have only a little while longer before we are in the summer. For the month of April the youth group will only meet once. We will meet on the 15th of April for regularly scheduled youth group.   Skyler Retzlaff 815-977-6213 … Read More

April Mission Board News

This month we are praying for Alaska Christian College which is located in Soldonta Alaska. ACC is two- year college where students can earn an Associate’s Degree in Behavioral Health, Christian Ministry & Paraprofessional Education. They can also earn a one-year Certificate of Biblical Studies.  “The vision of Alaska Christian College is to be the premier college of choice for … Read More

60 Plus for April

Plan to join 60 Plus for lunch April 17th, at Tavern on Clark, 755 Clark Road (off N. Bell School Rd.) Please call your reservation to Darlene, 815-398-3902 by April 15th and let her know if you need a ride. Remember to invite others to join us. Once again we are serving the Fairhaven Retirement Home Birthday Party on June … Read More

Men’s Bible Study Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.

The Thursday morning Men’s Bible Study led by Pastor Mike will resume in September. All men are invited to join us Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. This fall, we will continue reading through Genesis, picking up at chapter 35. In addition to studying the word together, we also discuss events in the world, fellowship together and pray for one another.  

Pastor Mike’s Blog: Journey to the Cross

Stations of the Cross is an ancient devotional ritual consisting of a series of images depicting Jesus’ journey to the cross with accompanying prayers. The Stations are modeled after the Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem, a pathway that allows believers to walk in the footsteps of Jesus. You don’t need to travel to Jerusalem to be blessed by the devotional invitation … Read More

Harbor Point Summer Camp Registrations

Camp registration has begun! If you have a child who has finished 1st grade all the way through high school who would like to go to Covenant Harbor or Covenant Point there are fund available. Look at the schedules on the bulletin boards, pick up a brochure on the information table in the southeast entry and check out their websites … Read More

New BCC Worship Leader

Carl Lindberg is a senior at North Park University studying Music in Worship. He is from Snoqualmie, Washington, and has two older sisters and a younger brother. Music has been a big part of Carl’s life for a long time. He has been playing the piano for 17 years and drums for 11 years. He comes from a musical family, … Read More

Pastor Mike’s Blog: Ways We Care for One Another

Broadway excels at loving one another. I have said this before, and it bears repeating, not to boast in our strengths but to emphasis the importance of extending this tradition of caring well for our church family. How we love one another lays the foundation for how we will love those we reach out to and those who find their … Read More