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Days Later, Fire-Gutted Church Ready for Worship

PUNE, INDIA (December 9, 2011) – Less than a week after fire gutted their building, this past weekend the members of St. Andrew’s Hindustani Covenant Church (HCC) worshipped in the sanctuary, which had been cleaned and repainted. Continue Reading »

Seeking Candidates for Great Lakes Conference Superintendent

CHICAGO, IL (December 9, 2011) – Potential candidate recommendations are being sought as part of a search process for a new superintendent of the Great Lakes Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church. Continue Reading »

January Memorial Service for Dory Anderson

WESTMINSTER, CO (December 8, 2011) – A memorial service for Dory (Anderson) Anderson, 87, who died this morning, will be conducted at 10 a.m. January 7 at Covenant Village of Colorado. Continue Reading »

Tensions High As Congo Election Results Postponed

GEMENA, DR CONGO (December 8, 2011) – Tensions remain high in the country as the government today postponed announcing the results of the presidential election for the second time. Continue Reading »

Midwinter Primary Registration Deadline Next Week

CHICAGO, IL (December 7, 2012) – The deadline for primary registration for the 2012 Midwinter Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church is next Wednesday. Continue Reading »

AVA Materials Making a Difference in Colombia

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA (December 6, 2011) – The introduction of Advocacy for Victims of Abuse (AVA) material here already is making a difference in Covenant Churches as pastors and lay leaders are introducing the topic to their congregations. Continue Reading »

Murder Story Tops November’s Most-Read List

CHICAGO, IL (December 5, 2011) – The killing of a Covenanter in her home was the most-read story for the month of November as part of the daily online Evangelical Covenant Church news report. Continue Reading »

Bush Pilots Play Key Role in Alaskan Ministry

By Stan Friedman

UNALAKLEET, AK (December 2, 2011) – The Tweto family, which is featured in the Discovery Channel’s hit Bush pilot reality show “Flying Wild Alaska,” have flown Covenanters for years and demonstrate a deep concern for youth in the region, say those who know them. Continue Reading »

Iowa Covenanter Part of Eco-Justice Program

DECORAH, IA (December 2, 2011) – Kristi Holmberg, whose family attends Crossview Covenant Church in North Mankato, Minnesota, is one of just 25 young people from around the world invited to participate in the first Youth for Eco-Justice program, which will be held in Durban, South Africa. Continue Reading »

Covenant Youth ‘Pure Gold’ in World Competition

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND (December 1, 2011) – It was a rock solid performance by Garret Waterstradt that won him a gold medal during world tumbling and trampoline competition last week in Birmingham, England. Continue Reading »