JACKSON, MS (August 19, 2015) — Even before Common Ground Covenant Church formally organized, the congregation started a business to be its first community development project, one that the pastor tried to scare them off from doing.
ST. PAUL, MN (August 17, 2015) — A three-day gospel music workshop featuring choirs from historic churches that normally minister several hundred miles apart was capped with a rousing concert last week, but the entire event was about far more than […]
NOME, AK (August 14, 2015) — A musk ox that gored two sled dogs, killing one on Wednesday, will be served as dinner throughout the fall and winter at the Friday soup kitchen run by First Covenant Church.
CHICAGO, IL (August 14, 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 […]
CHICAGO, IL (August 12, 2015) — I grew up in Florissant, Missouri, a neighboring community to Ferguson, and attended schools in the Ferguson-Florissant district where I graduated from McCluer North High School in 1979. I’ve struggled to comprehend the events […]
ST. PAUL, MN (August 11, 2015) — A concert featuring the Oakdale Christian Academy Choir from Chicago and members of the First Covenant Church of St. Paul choir will be streamed live at 6:30 p.m. (central) Wednesday.
CHICAGO, IL (August 10, 2015) — Materials are available online for churches to host a Domestic Violence Awareness Sunday in October, which is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. AVA (the Covenant’s Advocacy for Victims of Abuse ministry) is asking every congregation to […]
CRYSTAL LAKE, IL (August 10, 2015) — Billy Orris, the eldest son of Bill and Lisa Orris, pastors of Hope Covenant Church, was killed Friday on his way home to his younger brother’s birthday party when a van collided with his […]
CHICAGO, IL (August 7, 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 […]
GLEN ARBOR, MI (August 7, 2015) — David Westerfield, designer for Covenant Communications, was featured in a news segment that previewed a “speed painting” competition with more than 75 artists who traveled here to capture the great outdoors in paint […]
CRYSTAL LAKE, IL (August 6, 2015) – At first, the co-pastors of Hope Covenant Church disagreed on whether to hold the worship service last Sunday morning. A car had smashed into their building the night before and was still lodged […]