CHICAGO, IL (July 10, 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 […]
SACRAMENTO, CA (July 10, 2015) — The SALAM Islamic Center honored First Covenant Church of Sacramento for the congregation’s work in helping several hundred Muslim refugees resettle in the United States.
KANSAS CITY, MO (July 8, 2015) — Churches don’t need nearly as many resources they might think to serve the poor and underserved in their communities. That was one of the key lessons learned recently during the Experience Kansas City […]
CHICAGO, IL (July 7, 2015) — Applications through the Sustaining Pastoral Excellence (SPE) program are now being accepted from clergy who seek to be part of a nine-month cohort learning experience. The application deadline is August 6.
SACRAMENTO, CA (July 6, 2015) — Some 5,500 high school students are slated to attend CHIC 2015 in Knoxville, Tennessee, next week, traveling by buses, cars, planes, and vans, to the University of Tennessee campus. But eight teenagers from River Life […]
KANSAS CITY, MO (June 27 2015) – Presenting a $24.7 million budget for approval to the 130th an Annual Meeting of The Evangelical Covenant Church, Paul Hawkinson, treasurer and executive director of finance, emphasized that the denomination can provide more […]
KANSAS CITY, MO (June 27, 2015) – Advocates for Covenant Clergy Women (ACCW) presented three awards during the Evangelical Covenant Church’s Ministerium meeting as part of the 130th Annual Meeting of the ECC.
JACKSON, MS (June 26, 2015) — Civil rights activist John Perkins and his grandson “Big John” Perkins, who is planting Common Ground Covenant Church, said Wednesday that they were encouraged by the giant upsurge in calls to remove the Confederate […]
KANSAS CITY, MO (June 26, 2015) – Videos of the entire business session and worship services of The Evangelical Covenant Church’s 130th Annual Meeting are posted on the denomination’s YouTube Channel. Videos posted today include President Gary Walter’s annual report […]
KANSAS CITY, MO (June 26, 2015) – Paul Hawkinson, treasurer and executive director of finance, told delegates to The Evangelical Covenant Church 2015 Annual Meeting that the denomination finished fiscal 2014 with a $38,000 operating budget surplus.