Posts tagged ‘ECC Offices’

Duke Divinity: Covenant Influence Larger Than Its Size

CHAPEL HILL, NC (July 28, 2010) – Faith and Leadership, a website published by Duke Divinity School, recently highlighted the Evangelical Covenant Church, emphasizing that the denomination has far more influence on church leadership and theology than its size might suggest. Continue Reading »

Ruth Hill Will Not Seek Re-election

WASHINGTON D.C. (July 25, 2010) – Ruth Hill choked back tears as she told women gathered at Triennial XIII Saturday that she would not seek re-election as executive minister of the Department of Women Ministries of the Evangelical Covenant Church. Continue Reading »

Telephone Service Restored at Covenant Offices

CHICAGO, IL (July 21, 2010) – Telephone service at offices of the Evangelical Covenant Church was restored early this afternoon following an earlier disruption caused by faulty transmission lines servicing the building. Continue Reading »

Telephone Service Disrupted at Covenant Offices

CHICAGO, IL (July 21, 2010) – Telephones remain out of service at offices of the Evangelical Covenant Church due to a failure of outside transmission lines servicing the building. Continue Reading »

Triennial XIII Services to Be Webcast Live

WASHINGTON, DC (July 13, 2010) – Four worship services and two other special gatherings at Triennial XIII will be broadcast live through the event’s website. Continue Reading »

Haiti Relief Efforts Enter New Phase

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI (July 12, 2010) – Covenant World Relief (CWR) partners have transitioned into new phases of helping Haiti with its long-term recovery from the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that leveled much of the capital city and surrounding areas six months ago today. Continue Reading »

Orris Leaving Evangelism Position to Plant Church

CHICAGO, IL (July 2, 2010) – Lisa Orris will be leaving her position as director of evangelism for the Evangelical Covenant Church to accept a call to plant a church in an area south of Chicago, it was announced today by Dave Olson, executive minister of the Department of Church Growth and Evangelism. Continue Reading »

Covenant Represented at Reconciliation Conference

CHAPEL HILL, NC (July 2, 2010) – A recent conference at Duke University will further enable the Evangelical Covenant Church to be more intentional about pursuing reconciliation, say denomination administrators and pastors who attended the event. Continue Reading »

Doreen Olson Elected to Fourth Term

ST. PAUL, MN (June 25, 2010) – Doreen Olson was re-elected Friday to a fourth four-year term as executive minister of the Department of Christian Formation. Continue Reading »

Covenant Growth Presents Challenges, Opportunities

ST. PAUL, MN (June 25, 2010) – Evangelical Covenant Church President Gary Walter today said that the dramatic growth of the denomination over the past 25 years is presenting new challenges that will require structural change and new approaches to ministry. Continue Reading »