HOPKINTON, MA (March 26, 2010) – The sign made of 1,200 homemade crosses now standing in front of Community Covenant Church presents a stark reminder of a great need – 1,200 children around the world die of preventable hunger and poverty every hour.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA (March 25, 2010) – A screenplay based on the life of Evangelical Covenant Church missionary Dr. Paul Carlson recently earned the $25,000 Kairos Prize for Spiritually Uplifting Screenplays.
WASHINGTON D.C. (March 24, 2010) – Jim Wallis says he has North Park University graduate Tim King to thank for his latest book, Rediscovering Values: On Wall Street, Main Street, and Your Street.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI (March 23, 2010) – The following reflection was written by David Mark, World Mission regional coordinator for Latin America, who along with three other Evangelical Covenant Church leaders visited Haiti last week. They were there to assess ongoing needs that will help shape future distributions of the more than $1 million contributed in recent weeks to the Covenant Haiti Relief Fund to assist long-term rebuilding efforts.
CHICAGO, IL (March 23, 2010) – “Just back from Haiti. It was truly life changing. I have never seen such widespread devastation and death. I have also never seen such magnificent resilience and deep faith among believers who suffer. I am humbled and in awe.”
CHICAGO, IL (March 19, 2010) – Three directors of Evangelical Covenant Church camps are traveling today (Friday) to Thailand, where they will spend roughly two weeks helping develop a program in that country.