Posts tagged ‘Leadership’

Covenanters Reflect on Lausanne Evangelism Event

By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (November 17, 2010) – Whether they were working behind the scenes from early morning to late at night, helping lead events from the stage, or simply attending, Covenanters at the Third Lausanne World Congress on Evangelization say it was an overwhelming experience that left a lasting impact. Continue Reading »

Covenanters Part of Third Lausanne World Congress

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA (October 19, 2010) – Celina Camarillo, who serves as events manager for the Evangelical Covenant Church, is among several Covenanters attending the Third Lausanne World Congress on Evangelization currently under way. Continue Reading »

Strong Speaker Lineup for Midwinter Pastors Conference

CHICAGO, IL (October 14, 2010) – Speakers during the 2011 Midwinter Pastors Conference include one of the most influential civil rights leaders of our day and the creator of an influential and controversial anti-pornography website. Continue Reading »

Warm Reunion Reminder of Tense Hours in 2007

KINSHASA, DR CONGO (October 12, 2010)  - Curt Peterson was reunited for the first time with the driver who was taking him to the airport when they were caught in the middle of intense fighting between police officers and armed militia in March 2007. Continue Reading »

Walter Gets First-Hand View of Congo Ministries

CHICAGO, IL (October 5, 2010) – Evangelical Covenant Church President Gary Walter will get a first-hand look at the ministries of the Congo Covenant Church (CEUM) when he arrives in the African nation on Wednesday for a visit that will run through October 15. He left Chicago today. Continue Reading »

Two Leaders Nominated to Additional Terms

CHICAGO, IL (October 5, 2010) – Two executive ministers were nominated for additional four-year terms and a process was approved around the theme of Organizing for Mission when the Executive Board of the Evangelical Covenant Church met this past weekend. Continue Reading »

Congo Training Photos

BOKONZO, DR CONGO (September 29, 2010) – Leaders of the Congo Covenant Church (CEUM) hope that implementing Community Health Evangelism (CHE) will transform peoples’ view of healthcare as well as spur personal and economic development. Following are photos from the September training experience. Continue Reading »

New Covenant Trust Company President Named

CHICAGO, IL (September 24, 2010) – Ann P. Wiesbrock has been selected to serve as president of Covenant Trust Company, replacing Chuck Walles who is retiring this year. Continue Reading »

Leaders Explore Opportunities for Advancing the Mission

CHICAGO, IL (September 22, 2010) – More than 80 leaders from around the Evangelical Covenant Church met Monday to explore future directions for Covenant ministries and, in particular, ways in which ministry areas at all levels can effectively collaborate and advance the whole mission. Continue Reading »

Engebretson Elected President of IFFEC

COMA-RUGA, SPAIN (September 17, 2010) – Donn E. Engebretson has been elected president of the International Federation of Free Evangelical Churches, whose General Assembly is meeting this week in Coma-Ruga south of Barcelona. Continue Reading »