WASHINGTON, DC (July 21, 2015) — A group of videos featuring several presidential candidates discussing how they propose to address poverty issues were released today in response to a letter signed by more than 100 Christian leaders, including ECC president […]
WILLOW, AK (July 21, 2015) — A month after her three-bedroom home was destroyed by a wildfire, Covenanter Mary Helwig says, “I can’t explain why I have such a good attitude about it all. Prayers are being answered. I have […]
By Stan Friedman CHICAGO, IL (July 13, 2015) — The Covenant Archives and Historical Library website has been redesigned so that is easier to navigate, mobile friendly, and even richer in information.
LOS ANGELES, CA (July 13, 2015) — Christians for Biblical Equality International (CBE) will honor the Evangelical Covenant Church with its Lifetime Achievement Award later this month, the first time a denomination has received the recognition.
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 […]