NORMAN, OKLAHOMA (May 7, 2015) — JourneyChurch.tv, an ECC congregation in Norman, sustained damage from a tornado that struck the city last night. No one was injured.
KATHMANDU, NEPAL (May 6, 2015) – Nurse Sharon Tissell, a Covenanter volunteering with Medical Teams International in Nepal following the April 28 catastrophic earthquake was writing a report for the organization when the ground began to shake. It was yet […]
TORONTO, ONTARIO (May 5, 2015) — The Covenant Companion has been honored with nine top awards, including three first-place honors, by the Associated Church Press (ACP) in its annual competition for the best in Christian press.
CHICAGO, IL (May 5, 2015) — The young woman who was brought into Swedish Covenant Hospital’s emergency room appeared to be a victim of domestic violence. Yet as she talked to the nurse, the healthcare worker began to suspect something […]
CHICAGO, IL (May 1, 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 […]
MEDELLIN, COLOMBIA (May 1, 2015) — On a recent Sunday in the small rural town of El Hato, children attending the local Covenant Church of Colombia congregation helped lead worship for the first time. They sang, played instruments, and shared […]
CHICAGO, IL (April 30, 2015) — Eric Staswick, the North Park University alum who photographed two recent covers for the Covenant Companion, was featured Wednesday night in a public television report on his urban farm that includes chickens, ducks, goats, […]
SANTA ROSA, CA (April 29, 2015) — A severe head cold may have saved the life of Scott Holder, a member of Redwood Covenant Church, when it forced him to quit his climb up Mount Everest the day before an […]
GRAND RAPIDS, MI (April 29, 2015) — Ram Aryal, Thornapple Covenant Church’s minister to the Nepalese-speaking community, said today that many family members living in his native country have been forced from their homes by Saturday’s 7.8 magnitude earthquake that […]
CHICAGO, IL (April 27, 2015) – Local partners in Nepal already are using funds from Covenant World Relief to provide assistance to survivors of the earthquake that has claimed the lives of nearly 4,000 people so far.
CHICAGO, IL (April 27, 2015) — Michelle Sanchez, assistant pastor of Christian formation and mission at Highrock Covenant Church in Arlington, Massachusetts, has been nominated to serve as the executive director of the Make and Deepen Disciples priority, it was […]