Posts tagged ‘ECC Offices’

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 »

Covenant World Leaders Pursue Coordinated Mission

By Stan Friedman

ST. PAUL, MN (June 25, 2010) – Leaders of Covenant denominations from around the world – many of whom had never met – effused that their “Global Dialogue” gathering earlier this week will lead to a greater sense of belonging and more coordinated mission. Continue Reading »

Fiscal 2009 Financial Reports Reflect Modest Surplus

ST. PAUL, MN (June 25, 2010) – The Evangelical Covenant Church finished with a $99,000 surplus for 2009, Treasurer and Director of Pension Dean Lundgren informed delegates during today’s business session of the 125th Annual Meeting. Continue Reading »

Feedback Desired on New Covenant Website

ST. PAUL, MN (June 24, 2010) – A beta version of a new Evangelical Covenant Church website currently under development is available for browsing and comment. Continue Reading »