CHICAGO, IL (October 11, 2013) — “Hello Twitterverse. This is my first tweet. Looking forward to the conversation.” With that expectant introduction, Evangelical Covenant Church (ECC) president Gary Walter officially signed on as a Twitter user. Continue Reading »
CHICAGO, IL (October 9, 2013) — Editor’s note: This is an edited version of a book review posted on a blog written by David Swanson, pastor of New Community Covenant Church in Chicago.
CHICAGO, IL (October 7, 2013) — A lecture in honor of the 150th anniversary of the birth of early Evangelical Covenant Church leader and founding North Park University president David Nyvall by one of the school’s graduates, Scott Erickson, will be webcast live at 6 p.m. Thursday. Continue Reading »
CHICAGO, IL (October 4, 2013) — New North Park University head football coach Mike Conway was featured in a Chicago Tribune article that took up three-fourths of the back sports page in today’s newspaper. Continue Reading »
CHICAGO, IL (October 4, 2013) – The new video curriculum “Love Mercy, Do Justice: Responding Faithfully to God’s Call” is designed to help people take action and not just think about justice, says Bruce Lawson, who oversaw the project from its inception last November. Continue Reading »
CHICAGO, IL (October 3, 2013) — Five stories about the deaths of Covenant ministers and lay leaders were among the most-read Covenant News Service articles in September. Two stories about a unique church in Pittsburgh also were widely read. Continue Reading »
By Stan Friedman
CHICAGO, IL (October 2, 2013) — The decision by Bethany Benefit Service to be grandfathered under the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act (PPACA) provides “significant advantages” for the people covered by the medical and dental health insurance plan, says Elliott Johnson, controller for the Evangelical Covenant Church. Continue Reading »