Posts tagged ‘Evangelism-Outreach’

Songwriter’s Own Lyrics Draw Him Back to Faith

By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (May 31, 2012) – Back in 1974, Geoff Twigg and friend Brian Rodgers were performing in folk clubs around England when they recorded and pressed 250 copies of the album Amalgam. Continue Reading »

Demand for New Jesus Booklet Is Brisk

CHICAGO, IL (March 28, 2012) – Additional copies of the newly released booklet Jesus and the Great Story of God that was introduced during this year’s Midwinter Conference are now available for online ordering through Covenant Bookstore. Continue Reading »

Atlanta Congregation Puts Faith into Practice

ATLANTA, GA (March 28, 2012) – The nearest full-service grocery store is several miles away. The only green space in the neighborhood is called Mother Mattie’s Garden, a narrow, quarter-acre lot in the middle of a blighted community. Continue Reading »

Arts Provide Great Pathway for Reaching Youth

By Stan Friedman

ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA (March 7, 2012) – The two performances of Les Miserables by First Covenant Church youth and students from the nearby magnet school were more than grand productions. Continue Reading »

New Evangelism, Justice Initiatives Announced

By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (February 6, 2012) – Two new Evangelical Covenant Church initiatives announced during the final service of the Midwinter Conference on Friday will expand evangelism and justice ministries. Continue Reading »

Richard Stearns of World Vision Special Midwinter Guest

ROSEMONT, IL (January 27, 2012) – A major new mission partnership in the Democratic Republic of Congo, introduction of new evangelism resources and an overview of new directions in the Department of Compassion, Mercy and Justice are among highlights of the 2012 Midwinter Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church that begins Monday and concludes with Friday morning’s vision-packed presentation facilitated by President Gary Walter. Continue Reading »

New Network Expands New Life Radio’s Reach

MOSCOW, RUSSIA (December 23, 2011) – New Life Radio (NLR) has the potential to reach an additional 10 million homes now that it has begun broadcasting on the country’s largest and fastest-growing nationwide broadcast service, Tricolor TV network, says Dan Johnson, president of Christian Radio for Russia (CRFR), which operates NLR. Continue Reading »

Colorado Church Launches Web-Based Radio Ministry

BOULDER, CO (December 19, 2011) – Although New Day Covenant Church launched its Internet radio ministry “God’s Feeding Station” less than two months ago, it already has attracted listeners in 17 countries and 33 states, says Pastor Doug White. Continue Reading »

Alice Cooper, Genesis Covenant Join in Ministry

By Stan Friedman

PHOENIX, AZ (November 30, 2011) – The teenager didn’t get the memo, says Pat Stark, pastor of Genesis Covenant Church. When the guest speaker at the church entered the building, the young man exclaimed, “You’re Alice Cooper!” Continue Reading »

News Briefs: Covenanters Making Headlines

Soccer Player’s Injury Leads Him to Mission Trip

MANCHESTER, CT (August 31, 2011) – Josh Valentine was the captain of the Manchester High School soccer team when an injury ended his season, yet it turned out to impact not only his life, but also children in Tijuana, Mexico. Continue Reading »