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Jason and Lisa Como are serving with Christian Health Service Corps in Pignon, Haiti. Jason is the medical director of a 60-bed hospital named Hospital BienFaisance de Pignon. In addition to his medical duties, he oversees the medical staff of the hospital and serves as a bridge between American teams that come for short terms of service and the Haitian doctors and patients. Lisa serves as his medical assistant and a supplement to their children's studies.
Link to their website/blog: >here.
A message of thanks from Tom Verdoorn (9/2016) >here.
PCP Promise - Monthly Update: >here .
PCP Congo Clinic Initiative Update - January 2016: Installing Solar Panels >here.
PAUL CARLSON PARTNERSHIP AND THE CONGO CLINIC INITIATIVE
2014 marked the 50th anniversary of the tragic martyrdom of Dr. Paul Carlson, a Covenant medical missionary to what is now known as the Democratic Republic of Congo. (In this article we're referring to this country as “Congo.”) As a young doctor, husband, and father, Paul Carlson stepped away from a promising medical career to answer a call from God to serve in the Congo. In a violent political uprising, Paul lost his life. Partnering with the Congo is a part of First Covenant's story. From supporting Covenant World Mission, sponsoring 50 children through “Covenant Kids Congo”, to our Team World Vision marathon runners bringing clean water to the Congo – our connection with our brothers and sisters in Congo continues to grow ( more >here ).
Covenant Kids Congo February 2017 Update >here.
Covenant Kids Congo January 2017 Update >here.
Sponsor Hermine or a child like her >here.
The Beautiful Story of Bienvenue: CKC September 2016 >here.
Meet Mama Lily: CKC Update September 2016 >here.
Covenant Kids Congo July 2016 Update >here.
Covenant Kids Congo April 2016 Update >here.
Covenant Kids Congo March 2016 Update >here.
Covenant Kids Congo newsletter - July 2015 >here.
News from The Covenant Kids Congo website >here.
View the Covenant Kids Congo blog >here .
Suscribe to the Covenant Kids Congo eNewsletter >here .
Missionaries with Covenant World Mission
March Prayer Update >here.
January Prayer Update >here.
January, 2017 - Happy New Year update >here.
December, 2016 prayer update >here.
October 2016 prayer update >here,
September 2016 prayer update >here,
June 2016 prayer update >here,
April 2016 prayer update >here,
November, 2015 prayer update >here
or Z's News Fall 2015 >here.
Winter 2016 CWR Update >here.
Fall 2016 CWR Update >here.
Summer 2016 CWR Update >here.
Spring 2016 CWR Update >here.
Winter 2015 CWR Update >here.
Up to date information from the Covenant World Relief Blog >here.
Subscribe to CWR quarterly e-mail updates >here.
Check the CWR Twitter feed for more frequent updates >here.
Covenant World Relief is the humanitarian aid ministry of the Evangelical Covenant Church. This ministry of our denomination works with the poorest in the world through transformational community development and disaster relief. Through contributions from Covenant people and churches as well as partnerships with other relief organizations, CWR responds to the needs of the most vulnerable who suffer from extreme poverty, hunger, disease, and injustice.empowerment, agriculture and microfinance.
We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization whose mission is to transform impoverished communities mainly by providing Christian education, health care, nutrition and micro enterprise opportunities to children and families. Our current geographical focus is in Haiti.