“Bearing the Wait: An Advent Companion” is a devotional guide from the editors and writers of the Covenant’s magazine, available as a free download. We created this 24-day devotional to help the ECC community enter into a spirit of reflection and expectation as we look forward to celebrating our Savior’s birth.
Covenanters routinely share links to social media articles and videos that Covenant News Service believes may be of interest to others. Each Friday we post five of them. Following is a sample of those submissions.
Tim Ciccone has been named director of youth and young adult ministry within the Make and Deepen Disciples (MDD) mission priority. The position is an expansion of his role as director for youth ministry, which he has held for five years.
The next Embrace webinar, “Tough Talks on Sexuality in Urban Contexts,” will be a conversation with William Mack, founding pastor of Grace Community Covenant Church in Louisville, Kentucky.
SAIDO Learning®, a program that has showed success in helping individuals with memory impairment, will get broader distribution now that Covenant Retirement Communities (CRC) has become the master license holder in North America, said president and CEO Terri Cunliffe.
Nelson wanted to help provide a place where others in similar situations could turn. In 2012, she convinced Emanuel Medical Center to open Jessica’s House, a home where people could join support groups and participate in activities together. Today, Jessica’s House is a part of EMC Health, a nonprofit formed by Covenant Ministries of Benevolence when the hospital was sold in 2014.