BRADENTON, FL (July 24, 2018) – Retired Covenant Pastor David A. Elowson passed away on July 20, 2018. He was 84. He was born February 9, 1934 to Carl and Helen Elowson in Duluth, Minnesota. He grew up attending First Covenant […]
SPOKANE, WA (July 24, 2018) – Jose Ceniceros, a staff member at Immanuel Covenant Church, was knocked to the ground at a McDonald’s restaurant on July 12 in a racially charged clash with an angry assailant. But he says the […]
Count and report. Count and report. My initial days as a church planter felt urgent. Not only was I full of vision, I was eager to prove that the vision my co-pastor husband and I shared was a vision that could reach a lot of people.
KNOXVILLE, TN (July 19, 2018)—“From everyone who has been given much, much will be required” (Luke 12:48). The youth group of Grace Evangelical Covenant Church in Clay, New York, takes those words from Jesus to heart. In their fundraising efforts […]
KNOXVILLE, TN (July 19, 2018)—On Wednesday afternoon 31 up-and-coming student leaders at CHIC joined ECC president-elect John Wenrich for a mini leadership summit. “My call into leadership began when I was 16,” Wenrich told them. He described his own experience […]
BATAVIA, IL (July 16, 2018) – Marguerite “Peg” Anna (Gundersen) Johnson, former missionary to Ecuador and widow of Covenant pastor and missionary Larry Johnson, died Sunday, July 8 at the age of 94. Peg was born on July 22, 1923, […]
Phil and Rici Skei did not set out to plant a church. Twelve years ago Phil was working for Intervarsity Christian Fellowship as the executive director of their Fresno Institute for Urban Leadership.