Dr. Ben Carson Headlines CCC Detroit Event

DETROIT, MI (February 22, 2013) – World-renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson will be the featured speaker at “Courage to Care: Inspiring Tomorrow’s Heroes,” a fundraiser for Covenant Community Care (CCC) that organizers also hope will inspire youth in the city. Continue Reading »

Tenet Healthcare to Acquire Emanuel Medical Center

TURLOCK, CA (February 21, 2013) – Emanuel Medical Center has entered into a definitive agreement with Tenet Healthcare Corporation to be acquired by the Dallas-based healthcare organization sometime during the second quarter of this year, subject to customary approvals and other closing conditions, it was announced today. Continue Reading »

Nominations Solicited for ACCW Awards

CHICAGO, IL (February 21, 2013) – Nominations are now open for the 2013 Advocates For Covenant Clergy Women (ACCW) Awards. Nominations must be received before May 1. Continue Reading »

Meritt Sawyer to Lead Paul Carlson Partnership

CHICAGO, IL (February 20, 2013) – Meritt Lohr Sawyer has been named the new executive director of the Paul Carlson Partnership (PCP), it was announced today. Continue Reading »

Teter to Present Westerdahl Lectures February 26

CHICAGO, IL (February 20, 2013) – John Teter, pastor of Fountain of Life Covenant Church and evangelism team leader for the Evangelical Covenant Church, will present the 2013 Westerdahl lectures February 26 in Nyvall Hall on the campus of North Park Theological Seminary. Continue Reading »

South Bend Celebrating 125 Years of Ministry

SOUTH BEND, IN (February 19, 2013) – The South Bend Evangelical Covenant Church will celebrate its 125th anniversary March 9-10. Continue Reading »

Covenanter Hoping for Bright Future in Football

SEATTLE, WA (February 19, 2013) – Isaac Dotson, whose family attends Emerald City Bible Fellowship, signed a letter of intent to play Pac-12 football at Washington State University (WSU), where he hopes to some day start as quarterback. Continue Reading »

Free Covenant Digital Worship Material Now Available

CHICAGO, IL (February 18, 2012) – Louder than Words, the first release of demo recordings, live tracks, and studio sessions by Evangelical Covenant Church songwriters, is now available for free download. Continue Reading »

Paralympian Hopes to See Birth Mom Again

GRAND RAPIDS, MI (February 14, 2013) – Elizabeth Stone, the adopted U.S. Paralympian medalist whose family attends First Covenant Church, hopes to soon be re-united with her birth mother in the mountains of the former Soviet Union nation of Georgia. Continue Reading »

Memorial Service Planned for Ruth N. Erickson

MERCER ISLAND, WA (February 14, 2013) – A memorial service for Ruth N. (Cheramy) Erickson, widow of Evangelical Covenant Church pastor Roy Erickson, will be conducted at 2 p.m. February 23 at Covenant Shores Retirement Community. Continue Reading »