Stories of Hope and Opportunity

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Now, Reagan Jumps Out of Her Car

    Reagan is a sweet, fun, observant 9-year-old member of Elim’s community. Filled with energy, Reagan loves to dance with her classmates and Elim’s staff, and she loves jumping …
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Spring Report: Elim community seeks to meet higher needs

  In this Autism Awareness month issue of the Equip you will be blessed, humbled, and inspired by Reagan, James, Chris, Keith, Tom, and Tony. It is amazing to see …
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Brendan’s Easter Message

  “I can do all this through Him who gives me strength.” Philippians 4:13   That Bible verse, chosen by one of Brendan’s teachers, proclaims the mission of Elim this …
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Blessing Others – Adults with Disabilities Serve at Homeless Shelter

  Elim’s adults are using their gifts to feed the hungry. Serving at Daybreak Homeless Shelter in Joliet, Illinois, our adults feed up to one hundred people at the shelter …
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Elim Class Provides Tornado Relief

  When a tornado hit Coal City and Woodhaven (in Illinois) on June 22, Laura Hacko’s Crossroads classroom wanted to get involved. Because two Elim staff members’ homes were hit …
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Pool Program Boosts Health and Proficiency!

“Two years ago, we had one little boy who was deathly afraid of the water.  His vision isn’t very good and he was so scared to swim. He would cry …
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Your Impact in Kenya

  Want to take a closer look at Elim Outreach?  Meet Elim's ministry leader in Kenya – Pastor Thomas.  Previously a regular education teacher, Pastor Thomas became passionate about special …
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Elim’s Adults Shine on Stage

Elim’s drama and show choir teams deserve a standing ovation! Performing every month at local nursing homes, Elim’s adults love sharing their talents and love for the Lord through drama. …
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Outreach Report – January, 2016

  The folloiwing highlights areas of progress in Elim's Outreach Network, through which we provide support and encouragement to 16 Christian schools domestically and to 6 ministries/organizations nationally as they …
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Outreach Report – December, 2015

    Elim has been reaching out to teach others for nearly thirty years, yet we continually grow in our ability to understand the best approaches in learning and sharing. …
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