Stan Friedman

About the Author

Stan Friedman is the news and online editor for the Covenant Companion and is grateful for the opportunity to serve in a job that combines his newspaper and pastoral ministry experience. He has been to 15 Bruce Springsteen concerts in four cities and listened to “Thunder Road” an average of at least once a day for 41 years.

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2019 Budget Approved

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (June 23, 2018) – Delegates to the 133rd Annual Meeting of the Evangelical Covenant Church approved a $25.9 million budget for 2019. The budget, presented by Paul Hawkinson, treasurer and executive director of finance,  contains both the operating […]

President Gary Walter told Hispanic delegates the Covenant stands with them in the "especially painful season" of zero tolerance.

Walter to Hispanic Covenanters: ‘Your Lives Matter’

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (June 22, 2018) – President Gary Walter took time during his report to the 133rdAnnual Meeting of the Evangelical Covenant Church to express support for Hispanic members of the denomination. After asking delegates from predominantly Hispanic congregations to stand, […]