Posts tagged ‘Tech’

Bronx School 6th Graders Snag Top Tech Honor

By Stan Friedman

NEW YORK, NY (March 28, 2013) – Bronx Academy of Promise charter school, founded in part by two ministers who planted Promised Land Covenant Church, is one of 10 schools in the country to win a $10,000 grant, thanks to a team of sixth graders who created a mobile app – Quest Math – that helps students increase their speed in basic math by playing a mythology-themed game. Continue Reading »

Electronic Mission Prayer Calendar Available

CHICAGO, IL (March 1, 2013) – An abbreviated form of the Covenant Missionary Prayer Calendar is available electronically for the first time starting today (Friday). Continue Reading »

Management Software Available to Local Churches

CHICAGO, IL (June 18, 2012) – Covenant Technologies (CT) has partnered with LOGOS Management Software to provide local churches with streamlined management software that tracks membership, financial contributions, attendance, accounting, and other information. Continue Reading »

‘Ugly Meter’ Poses Threat to Self-Esteem

By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (June 1, 2012) – Although the creator and many users of Ugly Meter – one of the most popular Apple applications – say it’s all in good fun, some people who work with teens say it also can inflict emotional damage on people who already struggle with body image. Continue Reading »

Pastors and Social Media – Where to Draw the Lines

By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (March 19, 2012) – The use of social media by pastors offers great possibilities for ministry, but also is fraught with dangers that no one in a congregation may have considered. Continue Reading »

‘Living Faith’ eBook Now Available

CHICAGO, IL (January 30, 2012) – A digital version of Living Faith: Reflections on Covenant Affirmations is now available through CovBooks.com, the official online bookstore of the Evangelical Covenant Church, it was announced today. Continue Reading »

Covenant Point Launches Enhanced Website

IRON RIVER, MICHIGAN (January 17, 2012) – The new website for Covenant Point Bible Camp went live today and will give readers greater opportunities to interact as well as provide more information. Continue Reading »

Webcast to Feature Congregational Vitality

CHICAGO, IL (October 21, 2011) – Congregational vitality will be the focus of the next installment of Take One, a roundtable webcast that enables Covenanters to dialogue with participants. Continue Reading »

CovLink Mobile App Now Formatted for iPad

CHICAGO, IL (September 14, 2011) – The popular CovLink mobile application originally designed for iPhone and Android devices is now available in a redesigned format for Apple iPad devices, it was announced today. Continue Reading »

Covenant Smartphone App Growing in Popularity

CHICAGO, IL (July 15, 2011) – More than 1,250 individuals have downloaded CovLink, the Evangelical Covenant Church’s mobile application designed for iPhone and Android smartphone devices. Continue Reading »