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The Party's Over »

March 29, 2013

After months of planning on the part of the CHHSM staff, board and the 75th anniversary committee, CHHSM’s 75th birthday celebration is over. To be honest, I had been looking forward to the conclusion of this event. It seemed that I had very few moments when the details of our 75th anniversary gathering were not dominating my thoughts. I wanted to get it behind me.

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CHHSM at 75: Ministries Gather to Celebrate Past, Present and Future »

March 29, 2013

As ministries gathered in Chicago Feb. 28-March 3 for CHHSM’s 75th Anniversary Annual Meeting, they were reminded of how far the movement has come — and the work that lies ahead. Staying true to the meeting’s theme, “CHHSM at 75: The Promise of Our Passion-Driven Movement,” attendees took time during the meeting to celebrate and support the leaders of CHHSM’s past, present and future.

 
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CHHSM Ministries Encouraged to Participate in Mission 4/1 Earth »

March 27, 2013

The United Church of Christ will build on its long history of concern for the environment on April 1 by launching Mission 4/1 Earth: 50 Great Days of Greening Up, Powering Down and Shouting Out for the Environment.” 

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Important Advice Regarding Donation Receipts »

March 11, 2013

David and Veronda Durden contributed $25,171 to their church a few years ago, taking the itemized tax deduction. The IRS challenged their deduction on a technicality, and the Tax Court sided with the IRS in 2012.

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Advocate's Commitment to Excellence Recognized Nationally »

March 7, 2013

When you are on the front lines in health care, you’re focused on one thing—getting people well. It’s that type of focus and commitment that led four Advocate hospitals to be recognized among the nation’s best.

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Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships Offers Update on the Affordable Care Act »

March 6, 2013

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released “Medicaid Moving Forward”, a report that identifies recent developments, opportunities available to states today, and upcoming activity that will help states improve and modernize their Medicaid programs.