CHICAGO, IL (May 8, 2015) — When I was growing up in rural Nebraska, one of the most common summer jobs for teenagers was detasseling. If you’ve never heard of this, you’re not alone; even the spellcheck on my word […]
CHICAGO, IL (February 24, 2015) — In spite of its snubs at the Oscars, I’ve been thinking a lot about the movie Selma lately. In May I plan to travel to the Democratic Republic of the Congo as part of […]
CHICAGO, IL (February 20, 2015) — Many Covenanters routinely share links to social media articles and videos with one another that Covenant News Service believes may be of interest to others. Each Friday we post five of them. Following is […]
CHICAGO, IL (February 18, 2015) — Oakdale Christian Academy Choir celebrates its fifth anniversary this month. The children’s gospel choir based out of Oakdale Covenant Church on the South Side of Chicago was originally formed as part of the church’s fundraising efforts […]
CHICAGO, IL (November 17, 2014) — River City Community Church, a Covenant congregation on the West Side of Chicago, celebrated the grand opening of its new building on Saturday, November 8, with an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony.
By Megan Herrold CHICAGO, IL (September 19, 2014) — Book Briefs is an online feature of the Covenant Companionthat highlights new releases by Covenant authors. These reviews will supplement those provided in the magazine and are available on both Covenant […]
CHICAGO, IL (August 19, 2014) — Following the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown and the ensuing protests and riots in Ferguson, Missouri, many people are asking themselves how the church should respond. Debbie Blue, executive minister of Love Mercy […]
By Megan R. Herrold CHICAGO, IL (August 16, 2014) — On Thursday night I attended one of the National Moment of Silence events that were held in cities across the nation. The events were in response to the shooting of […]