TWISP, WASHINGTON (March 19, 2015) — Jeff Palmberg, pastor of Community Covenant Church, admits he often exaggerates. At least when he’s drawing caricatures. By definition, caricature involves distortion, but Palmberg says the art form actually helps capture the essence of […]
CHICAGO, IL (March 13, 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 (March 11, 2015) – Covenanters are having fun with the cover of the current issue of the Covenant Companion, posting pictures of themselves on social media imitating Matt Nightingale’s pose.
CHICAGO, IL (March 9, 2015) — Al Tizon has been nominated to serve as the next executive minister of Serve Globally, it was announced today. Tizon, a Covenant minister, most recently has served as co-president of Evangelicals for Social Action […]
CHICAGO, IL (March 6, 2015) — Many Covenanters routinely share links to social media articles and videos that Covenant News Service believes may be of interest to others. Each Friday we post five of them. Following is a sample of […]
WENATCHEE, WA (March 6, 2015) — “If Covenant songwriters don’t write new songs that remember and celebrate what it means to be followers of Christ in the Covenant church, who will?” Andrew Thompson wonders. That’s why he and other worship […]
GRAND FORKS, ND (March 5, 2015) — Hope Evangelical Covenant Church has agreed to purchase Grand Cities Mall, where it has met for nearly 20 years. The church expects to complete the deal by the end of the month. The […]
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA (March 3, 2015) — Twenty years ago, the practice of spiritual direction was hardly known in the Covenant. Frequently the idea was met with suspicion, sounding more “new age” than Christian. Now the practice is more common […]
SOUTHEAST ASIA (March 3, 2015) — Covenant missionary Ruthie Dutton always imagined that her experiences of giving and receiving spiritual direction would be done face-to-face in a “peaceful, inviting room.” But that has almost never been the case. Generally she […]
By Stan Friedman CHICAGO, IL (January 14, 2014) — 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.
CHICAGO, IL (February 23, 2015) — A team of Covenanters producing a six-part documentary film series on the history and the impact of pietism believe the project will help inform congregations both within The Evangelical Covenant Church and in non-denominational […]
CHICAGO, IL (February 18, 2015) — Four high-school students who recently traveled to India in advance of CHIC 2015 say they came away with a much greater appreciation for the ways clean water can determine the health and infrastructure of […]