Two New Covenant Kids Congo Videos

Post a Comment » Written on December 28th, 2016     
Filed under: Child Sponsorship, Hope Sunday, News & Updates, Resources, Women's Agricultural Groups
Step into your sponsored child’s world and see the change happening in their community. Watch these two brand new Covenant Kids Congo videos!

 

Women’s Agricultural Groups: In an area where malnutrition is very common, mothers are learning to grow




Crafting Cards for Kids in Congo: A CKC Letter-Writing Night

By Cindy Buettgen, Winnetka Covenant Church

Winnetka Covenant Church in Illinois recently held a Letter-Writing Night for their CKC sponsors. First, the church shared an update about Covenant Kids Congo, and then everyone broke out the creative supplies! Beautiful cards




Give a CovCares Gift for Congo This Christmas

As you settle into the Christmas season, take a moment to open up the new CovCares guide and consider what gift you might be able to give to walk with our brothers and sisters in Congo (and around the world!).…



How to Mail a Package to Your Sponsored Child in Congo

Mama Beatrice

Mama Beatrice

When the CKC team visited Congo, sponsored children and their families told us how much they enjoyed hearing from sponsors. Mama Beatrice shared that her son recently received a letter and photo from his sponsor.

“He was very,




Sponsor a Child Like Hermine Through CKC

Hermine, her sister, and her mother (left to right)

Hermine, her sister, and her mother (left to right)

hermine-picture-folderMany of you have seen a picture folder like this one on the right. You might have picked up a folder when your church had a Hope Sunday, and you opened




Meet Bienvenue, Charcoal Trader: A Women’s Savings Group Profile

Bienvenue and bike

In front of a local women’s savings group gathering, Bienvenue rides the bicycle she bought in a circle, while the other women cheer for her. When she brings the green bike to a stop, the crowd erupts in applause. Bienvenue




Together in Gemena: A Covenant Companion Photo Essay

Post a Comment » Written on September 30th, 2016     
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This issue of the Covenant Companion features a photo essay from Gemena, the city in DR Congo where the Covenant Kids Congo program is based.

Check out the “Together in Gemena” photo essay, and see a glimpse of what




[VIDEO] What I’ve Seen in Congo: Greg Krieger’s Covenant Kids Congo Story

“Over these last three years, I’ve come to love Dawili. I’ve come to know his story. But on this trip, I was able to enter into his world in a way like never before. It’s not an easy world. It’s




Meet Mama Lily: A Women’s Agricultural Group Profile

Meet the amazing women who work in agricultural groups! The first of a series of profiles.
Mama Lily and her baby boy, Misre. Photo by Luke Johnson.

Mama Lily and her baby boy, Misre. Photo by Luke Johnson.

Mama Lily is the mother to eight children, including four children registered in




How Two Well Systems and Capped Springs Provide Clean Water for 24,000 People

By Lars Anderson, Serve Globally Intern

Bernadette and her husband, Serge Jackson, can watch their children grow up healthy thanks to a nearby kiosk supplying clean water from a deep water well system. In a remote area of DR Congo