Disciples News Service

Foundation honors couple, church

A Keokuk, IA, couple and a Georgia congregation will be recognized with separate awards from the Christian Church Foundation’s Board of Directors.

The Board:

  • Named Richard and Dolores Lofton of Keokuk as recipients of the Foundation’s Harry T. Ice Distinguished Service Award for outstanding service and philanthropy to the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). The award is the highest honor given by the Foundation to an individual.
  • Named Cherry Log Christian Church, Cherry Log, GA, recipient of the 2017 James P. Johnson Stewardship Award for leadership, creativity and integrity in the stewardship of accumulated resources and support of general mission funding.

Both awards will be presented during the Foundation’s General Assembly banquet, July 11, in Indianapolis. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased through the General Assembly website or through the Foundation at (800) 668-8016.

For more information: http://www.christianchurchfoundation.org/pages/News/