Covenant Kids Congo Live Webcast Wednesday

CHICAGO, IL (August 27, 2012) – The Covenant Kids Congo team will host a live webcast at 10 a.m. (CDT) Wednesday to discuss their recent trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo as well as the resources available within the Hope Sunday kit that will arrive at churches prior to Hope Sunday. Continue Reading »

Kara Stromberg Joins Northwest Conference Staff

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (August 24, 2012) – Kara Stromberg has joined the staff of the Northwest Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church as director of Children and Family Ministry. She will assume her new responsibilities September 15. Continue Reading »

Briefs: Charity Golf Event, Hispanic Heritage Festival

Golf Tourney Benefits Detroit Mobile Dental Ministry

DETROIT, MI (August 22, 2012) – Covenant Community Care’s new mobile dental program will benefit from the medical ministry’s golf outing on September 8. Continue Reading »

Training Offered on Helping Domestic Violence Victims

CHICAGO, IL (August 22, 2012) – Trainings to educate participants on how they can minister to victims of domestic violence will be offered in September in Portland, Oregon, and in October in Seattle, Washington. Continue Reading »

Hot Rod Charity Show to Benefit Hospice of Emanuel

TURLOCK, CA (August 21, 2012) – The Kool Kars for Charity hot rod show will take place September 15, raising money to benefit Hospice of Emanuel and the Parent Resource Center in Modesto. Continue Reading »

Kids for Congo Registrations Moving at Fast Pace

By Stan Friedman

GEMENA, DR CONGO (August 20, 2012) – Since beginning their work less than three months ago, volunteers already have registered 12,000 children for the Covenant Kids Congo powered by World Vision project. Continue Reading »

Taiwan Experience Gives New Meaning to ‘Retirement’

NORTHBROOK, IL (August 17, 2012) – Numerous children in a school in Taiwan have been learning English, thanks in part to a program at Covenant Village of Northbrook that made it financially possible for resident Robert Poor to put his education skills to good use and teach at a camp operated by a Taiwan Evangelical Covenant Church. Continue Reading »

Congregation Experiences Growth Along Vitality Pathway

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (August 16, 2012) – Editor’s note: The following article appears in the summer issue of the e-publication Imprints produced by the Northwest Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church (ECC). Continue Reading »

Live Congo Broadcast Cancelled

CHICAGO, IL (August 15, 2012) – Plans to broadcast a live interview from the Democratic Republic of Congo later today had to be scrapped due to logistical incompatibilities in accessing an adequate Internet connection in Gemena. Continue Reading »

News Briefs: Local Church Initiatives Making Headlines

CHICAGO, IL (August 14, 2012) – Local Evangelical Covenant Church congregations capture the attention of their local news media from time as they serve their communities through a variety of ministries. Following are a few of the more recent examples. Continue Reading »