Check out the New CKC Hope Sunday Kit

This is a wonderful time to engage in CKC, offer an update from Congo, and share the beautiful opportunity to sponsor a child. Covenant Kids Congo just released a brand new Hope Sunday Kit that makes planning an event easy.

Covenanters Run in Record Heat to Benefit CKC

By Stan Friedman, as featured in the Covenant Newswire

Covenant Offices employees who ran the Chicago Half-Marathon amid sweltering record-breaking heat on Sunday said they gained an even greater appreciation of the need for clean water wells in Gemena, Democratic

How the Young People’s Parliament Advocates for Children’s Rights

Young People's Parliament

On a hot afternoon in June, kids ages 10 to 17 gathered in a classroom in Gemena, DR Congo for a plenary session of the Young People’s Parliament. They sat around desks and discussed issues pertaining to children’s rights in

My Visit to Congo: Dean’s Experience

Post a Comment » Written on August 18th, 2017     
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Dean Honnette is the senior pastor of Hope Center Covenant Church in Pleasant Hill, California. He recently traveled to DR Congo on a CKC Pastoral Vision Trip. These are his reflections on the experience.

Dean meets Saverine, his sponsored child.

Meet Justin and Read the Summer 2017 CKC Report

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When you sponsor a child through Covenant Kids Congo, you become part of the transformation of an entire community. 28,000+ people in Gemena, DR Congo now have access to clean water. 131,815 children have received immunizations. These are just a …

Bokonzo Water System Serves Thousands

1 Comment » Written on July 20th, 2017     
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By Covenant missionary Pete Ekstrand

Bokonzo water kiosk

Recently I joined the Covenant Kids Congo team on their visit to the expanded and renewed Bokonzo water system. Thanks to CKC powered by World Vision for renewing this critical water source for the Bokonzo,

Mama Beatrice’s Story: Working Hard to Feed Her Family

In Mama Beatrice’s garden, she’s growing spinach and other greens. She learned how to farm these vegetables through a women’s agricultural group supported by Covenant Kids Congo. Her garden produces enough to feed her eight children, while also earning their

Water access adds unexpected benefits

Post a Comment » Written on April 17th, 2017     
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Mama YuYu at her home with her children

A nearby water kiosk holds more than the usual health, household, and education-related benefits for Mama YuYu and her family of seven.

Mama YuYu lives in Gemena, and has trained for and

Watch the New CKC Videos

See the transformation that’s happening in your sponsored child’s community – and share these videos with your church, so others can see, too! All six of these new videos can be downloaded from Vimeo and shared by your church.


How to Host a Hope Sunday for Covenant Kids Congo

Photo by Gideon Tsang

Kids playing. Photo by Gideon Tsang.

Want to host a Hope Sunday for Covenant Kids Congo at your church? Follow these steps!

1. Sign up online at

2. Review the CKC resources on our website. If you would