BATAVIA, IL (September 2, 2015) — Isabella Sandquist, widow of Covenant minister Richard (Dick) Sandquist, died August 23. She was 103.
BRONX, NY (September 1, 2015) — Cypress Avenue in the Bronx is a community known for its high levels of crime, gang violence, unemployment, and concentration of homelessness and undocumented residents. So what is a church seeking to minister there […]
CHICAGO, IL (September 1, 2015) — Even though Covenanter Michael Emerson’s book Divided by Faith garnered awards and favorable reviews for its critique of racial separation in evangelical churches, the author’s pastor was less than congratulatory in his appraisal.
TWISP, WA (August 31, 2015) — Covenant pastor Jeff Palmberg, who evacuated his home on August 19 in the face of the threat of the Okanogan Complex Fire, returned last week to find his house still standing but a community […]
CHICAGO, IL (August 31, 2015) — The Covenant Quarterly, ministerial journal of the Covenant published by Covenant Publications through North Park Theological Seminary, is now online and available to all. The theme of the inaugural digital issue is reading the […]
NEW ORLEANS, LA (August 28, 2015) — The “extreme generosity of Covenant people” was what prompted Covenant World Relief (CWR) to respond to the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Katrina 10 years ago today. It was the first time the organization […]
CHICAGO, IL (August 28, 2015) — The deaths of nearly 300 people fleeing to Europe to escape desperate conditions in the North African countries in two separate incidents were reported on Thursday. The death toll points to evidence of widespread […]
CHICAGO, IL (August 21, 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 […]
NEW YORK, NY (August 20, 2015) — To almost no one’s surprise, North Park University alum Sharon Irving advanced to the semi-finals of America’s Got Talent last night after giving an electrifying performance the night before of the Oscar-winning song “Glory,” […]
TWISP, WA (August 19, 2015) – Jeff Palmberg, pastor of Community Covenant Church, said that he and other people forced to evacuate their homes today due to a fast-moving wildfire are most concerned for the families of the three U.S. […]