Anthony and Susan Carter of Fort Smith, Ark., announce the engagement of their daughter, Christine Alden, to Philip Kaufman, son of Peter and Anna Kaufman of Elyria, Kan.

Carter, of Portland, Ore., is a graduate of Ouachita Baptist University and Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. Kaufman, a graduate of John Brown University and the University of Arkansas, is employed by a health care company in Fort Smith.

The couple will wed in March.