Posts tagged ‘Evangelism-Outreach’

Blessing Others Key Theme at Great Lakes Meeting

By Cathy Norman Peterson

OREGON, OH (May 5, 2010) – “Do you know how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich?” Tana Schiewer asked delegates to the Great Lakes Conference Annual Meeting on Friday night. Continue Reading »

48 Baskets: 7,716 Miles, 11,853 Minutes, $11,000 for Guatemalan Kids

SAN DIEGO, CA (April 30, 2010) – It may have been one of the most satisfying baskets that Richard “Coach Ricardo” Paff ever sank. Continue Reading »

Hundreds of Homeless Find Shelter in Vegas Drainage Tunnels

LAS VEGAS, NV (April 28, 2010) – Lisa Holmlund looked up and saw the bright lights of Caesar’s Palace. Millions of people do it every year, but she had a view seen from a perspective few others know is possible. Continue Reading »

Central Conference Unveils New Hispanic Training Project

By Craig Pinley

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (April 26, 2010) – It has been said that sometimes you need to look back in order to go forward and in the Central Conference, a notable ministry’s legacy was recalled as a new initiative was proposed at Hope Evangelical Covenant Church last Saturday. Continue Reading »

Students Explore Social Concerns, Join in Service Projects

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (APRIL 21, 2010) – Three hundred and fifty students and youth workers from across the Northwest Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church converged on First Covenant Church in Minneapolis for M.O.V.E. 2010 – a weekend of teaching, worship, service and experiential learning. Continue Reading »

Church Steps In to Preserve Town’s Easter Tradition

CERESCO, NE (April 12, 2010) – There was going to be no Easter egg hunt in Ceresco. Continue Reading »

One Man Sees a Need – Soon a Community Is Involved

CERESCO, NE (March 25, 2010) – Dean Swanson didn’t imagine that delivering several bags of his used clothing to the rescue mission would lead to a community wide event. Continue Reading »

Putting Feet to Faith – How One Church Did It

MERCER ISLAND, WA (March 23, 2010) – Putting feet to your faith – two hundred thirty-five pairs of them to be exact. Continue Reading »

Revival, Not Calm, Followed This Texas Storm

LA VILLA, TX (March 11, 2010) – As members of Evangelical Covenant churches focus on helping the survivors of recent disasters, much work remains to be done to help the denomination’s oldest Spanish-speaking congregation rebuild two years after Hurricane Dolly ripped apart the area. Continue Reading »

Men of Hillcrest Develop ‘Moving’ Ministry

DEKALB, IL (March 11, 2010) – Doing a favor has led to a new ministry by the men at Hillcrest Covenant Church. Continue Reading »