Posts tagged ‘ECC Offices’

Vision, Little Blue Bucket Move Hearts to Give

HUTCHINSON, MN (May 21, 2010) – The headlines about Haiti have left the front pages of newspapers, but six-year-old Jonah Niemeyer hasn’t forgotten the children there. Continue Reading »

Covenant Companion Receives Top Awards

CHICAGO, IL (May 20, 2010) – The Covenant Companion’s focus on immigration in the March 2009 issue earned the publication an Award of Excellence (first place) from the Associated Church Press (ACP) in the “In-Depth Coverage: Magazine” category. Continue Reading »

Search Begins for Covenant Trust Company President

CHICAGO, IL (May 20, 2010) – A search is under way for a new president of Covenant Trust Company to replace Charles Walles, who will retire at the end of this year after nearly two decades of service, the last nine as president. Continue Reading »

Husby Experiences Dumpster Diving for a Meal

ESSEX JUNCTION, VT (May 20, 2010) – Covenant World Relief Director Dave Husby fell on such hard times, he was eating cold pizza and French fries out of a dumpster. Continue Reading »

Thai Violence Poses No Danger for Covenant Missionaries

CHIANG MAI, THAILAND (May 19, 2010) – Evangelical Covenant Church (ECC) missionaries serving in Thailand emphasized in emails this morning that they feel “quite safe” despite violence that broke out during the day in cities where they are serving. Continue Reading »

Shirt Contributions Sought for Triennial Clothesline Project

CHICAGO, IL (May 17, 2010) – Advocacy for Victims of Abuse (AVA) is looking for individuals to participate in the Clothesline Project – designed to aid in “Bearing Witness to Violence Against Women” – which will be displayed July 22-25 during Triennial XIII in Washington, D.C. Continue Reading »

Facing Future Ministry Challenges Theme of Meeting in Sweden

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (May 14, 2010) – Facing ministry challenges of the future is an overarching theme of the Annual Meeting of the Mission Covenant Church of Sweden currently under way in Stockholm. Continue Reading »

CWR Assistance Provided for Victims of Attack in Sudan

CHICAGO, IL (May 13, 2010) – Covenant World Relief (CWR) has sent emergency relief funds to help villagers in Southern Sudan who survived a deadly attack that claimed the lives of more than 100 people, including members of the Evangelical Covenant Church of Sudan (ECCS). Continue Reading »

Charitable Gift Annuities – Creating a ‘Win-Win’ Situation

CHICAGO, IL (May 6, 2010) – A wide range of ministries throughout the Evangelical Covenant Church have received more than $19.6 million from gift annuities to help further their mission since 1978. Continue Reading »

Civility: A Reflection of Our Christian Witness

CHICAGO, IL (May 6, 2010) – The May issue of The Covenant Companion explores the church’s call to embody unity. Continue Reading »