Special Event Reports and Pictures

2017 Fall Northeast Yellow Ribbon Day

  • By Covenant Keepers, Inc.
  • January 31, 2018

To God be all the glory and praise for uniting all our gifts, blessings and talents for His plans and purposes for our Northeast Yellow Ribbon Day. Ann Barley opened the meeting at Lancaster Bible College in Pennsylvania. She graciously greeted all attending and spoke about the college and the list of the day’s events. Claude Doucet and Bert John provided our worship songs. Nancy Conlan opened with a scripture reading (Philippians 3:14) about running the race for the goal to win the prize for which God has called us through Christ Jesus. She explained how we have both new runners […]

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2017 Fall Northwest Yellow Ribbon Day

  • By Covenant Keepers, Inc.
  • January 4, 2018

Twenty-three Covenant Keepers met in Newberg, Oregon on October 28. Our guest of honor was definitely the Lord Jesus, and we were blessed by His presence. We also had several different speakers during the day. Ben Routon talked from his perspective as a son of a restored marriage. He encouraged each of the CKers to stand firm and not give up. He assured them that it will be worth all of what they are going through. This was followed by Debbie Routon who shared about God’s amazing faithfulness and grace during her first year with Gary in heaven. Many attendees […]

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2017 Fall Southeast YRD Retreat

  • By Covenant Keepers, Inc.
  • January 4, 2018

Twenty-three people attended the SE Regional Covenant Keepers Yellow Ribbon Day Retreat in sunny Panama City Beach, Florida, November 3-5. We enjoyed praising and worshiping God, learning from several speakers (Rex and Carolyn Johnson, William and Sharon Cothron, Marilyn Pennington, Susan Marvin, and Angel Avery), fellowshipping, and praying. Charles Holland led us in receiving communion on Sunday. There is always a great sense of support and affirmation when we gather with our fellow standers. We learned Biblical principles for peacemaking and personal conflict resolution and how to move out of panic and complacency as standers. We were refreshed by God’s […]

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2017 Fall Midwest Yellow Ribbon Day

  • By Covenant Keepers, Inc.
  • December 6, 2017

Our Midwest YRD was a small gathering but “From little acorns do mighty oaks grow!” We had a wonderful time of praise, fellowship, teaching (on “Ditches” by Marilyn Pennington), prayer and food. Marilyn taught us that there are two ditches that Covenant Keepers tend to fall into, one on either side of the road we walk while we are standing for our marriages. One is the ditch of “Panic” and the other is the ditch of “Complacency.” We want to avoid either of these ditches as we walk the walk of faith for our spouses and our families. We want […]

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2017 Fall – California Yellow Ribbon Day

  • By Covenant Keepers, Inc.
  • December 6, 2017

  Our Yellow Ribbon Day on November 4, 2017 was a day of prayer and encouragement for all those that attended. Loretta Jackson, Los Angeles CKI Group Leader opened the meeting by welcoming everyone to our gathering for the Covenant Keepers Yellow Ribbon Day in California. Loretta began by reading from Romans 4:16-21 Therefore it is of faith that it might be according to grace, so that the promise might be sure to all the seed, not only those who are of the law, but also those who are the faith of Abraham, who is the father of us all […]

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