Posts Tagged ‘East Coast’

Briefs: Home Altar Delay, New NPU Coach, Service Award

Post a Comment » Written on December 19th, 2012     
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Shipping Error Delays Home Altar Deliveries

CHICAGO, IL (December 18, 2012) – Deliveries of the new issue of Covenant Home Altar for the first quarter of 2013 will be delayed to homes and churches due to an error on the



Prayers Offered in Support of Shooting Victims

Post a Comment » Written on December 14th, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (December 14, 2012) – Members of Evangelical Covenant churches held impromptu prayer meetings in response to today’s fatal shootings at the Sandy Hill Elementary School in Newton, Connecticut.



Storm-Victimized Daycare Center Reopens – for Now

Post a Comment » Written on December 3rd, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

LAURENCE HARBOR, NJ (December 3, 2012) – The day care center operated by Laurence Harbor Covenant Church has re-opened after being closed for several weeks following Hurricane Sandy.



Outreach to Storm Victims a Powerful Witness

Post a Comment » Written on November 21st, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

NEW YORK, NY (November 21, 2012) – Ecumenical relief work led in part by Evangelical Covenant Church ministers continues providing essential assistance to survivors of Hurricane Sandy.



Transforming Power of Love, Acceptance, Forgiveness

Post a Comment » Written on November 21st, 2012     
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KEENE, NH (November 21, 2012) – When Carl Babbitt Jr. was released from prison in 2000 after serving 11 years of a 15-year sentence for manslaughter, he vowed to never return. Three years later, he was back in jail. He …


Storm Sandy May Force Daycare Center Closure

Post a Comment » Written on November 15th, 2012     
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LAURENCE HARBOR, NJ (November 15, 2012) – Hurricane Sandy has forced Laurence Harbor Covenant Church to close its daycare since the storm struck and threatens the jobs of its employees as the congregation may have to close it permanently, Pastor …


Relief Fund Matching Grant Offer Announced

Post a Comment » Written on November 8th, 2012     
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CROMWELL, CT (November 8, 2012) – The East Coast Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church will match contributions by conference churches and members to its hurricane relief fund up to a total of $25,000.…


Covenanters Rally to Support Storm Victims

1 Comment » Written on November 7th, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

BRONX, NY (November 6, 2012) – Several vehicles, including a U-Haul truck carrying relief supplies from churches in the Great Lakes Conference (GLC) of the Evangelical Covenant Church, arrived at the Kingsbridge Armory on Monday to help



CWR, Conference Partner to Help Storm Victims

2 comments Written on November 2nd, 2012     
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CHICAGO, IL (November 2, 2012) – Covenant World Relief (CWR) and the East Coast Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church will work together to provide relief to survivors of Hurricane Sandy, it was announced today.…


Covenant Churches Report Damage from ‘Sandy’

2 comments Written on October 31st, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

CROMWELL, CT (October 31, 2012) – Members of East Coast Conference churches have been removing water from church buildings and assisting neighbors with cleanup as well as adapting to power outages since super storm Sandy smashed into