Posts tagged ‘Evangelism-Outreach’

Empty Bowls a Reminder of Community’s Needs

VALLEY SPRINGS, CA (October 11, 2010) – The 150 people who each spent $15 so they could eat bread and soup as part of a fundraising luncheon were left with empty bowls. Continue Reading »

Ministry Seeks to Serve Area Plagued by Poverty, Violence

OAKLAND, CA (September 22, 2010) – A lengthy feature posted today on the San Francisco Chronicle website highlights members of New Hope Covenant Church who have chosen to reside and minister in a violent, low-income neighborhood even though they could have decided on an upper-class lifestyle. Continue Reading »

ArtInAPark Photos

ORLANDO, FL (September 16, 2010) – Following are additional moments from the two-week ArtInAPark event sponsored by Audubon Covenant Church. Learning experiences included visual arts, drama, culinary arts, fabric arts, and music. Continue Reading »

Tour Latin America in Single Afternoon

BROOKLYN PARK, MN (September 13, 2010) – La Bendición Covenant Church will give local residents the opportunity to tour all of Latin America in an afternoon when they host the Hispanic Festival at Redeemer Covenant Church on September 19. Continue Reading »

Congolese Refugee Excited About New Habitat Home

ROCKFORD, IL (September 9, 2010) – Congolese refugee Martha Kingambo says she is thrilled with the new Habitat for Humanity home built by First Covenant Church and Broadway Covenant Church, where she has attended for the past five years. Continue Reading »

Covenant Deeply Involved in Christian Development Conference

CHICAGO, IL (September 8, 2010) – The Evangelical Covenant Church and North Park University are among the sponsors of the Christian Community Development Association’s (CCDA) national conference being held this week in Chicago. Continue Reading »

CHIC Food-Packing Event Sparks Dream in Connecticut

By Stan Friedman

BERLIN, CT (September 8, 2010) – Nearly 271,000 meals for starving people in Swaziland were packed during a three-day event sponsored by Bethany Covenant Church. Continue Reading »

Kids, Hunger, and Safety – Making a Difference

STRATHMORE, ALBERTA (September 3, 2010) – The director of children’s ministries at Hope Community Covenant Church and a church member initiated conversations last year with three principals to ask how the congregation could serve their elementary schools. Continue Reading »

Free School Supplies – Another Form of Outreach Ministry

SPRINGFIELD, MO (August 20, 2010) – Heartland Covenant Church wanted to let its neighbors – many of whom have little income – know the congregation cares for them by throwing a party and helping families prepare for school. Continue Reading »

Former Addict Wants Kids to Get Second Chance

By Stan Friedman

BRONX, NY (August 13, 2010) – A newspaper article from 1976 reported the arrest of a 28-year-old man who terrorized and robbed elderly adults after gaining access to their apartments. His wife often helped with the robberies, which the couple committed to support their heroin addictions. Continue Reading »