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




6 Quick Tips on Running the Sponsorship Table for Your Hope Sunday

By Cat Knarr, CKC project manager
A Covenant Kids Congo picture folder

A Covenant Kids Congo picture folder

Your Hope Sunday is almost here! Your church has your Hope Sunday kit, a stack of picture folders featuring children who are waiting to be sponsored, and a




Clean Water for Congo: One Family’s Story of Transformation

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When Bernadette wants to collect water for her family, she picks up her jug and walks a few minutes away to a kiosk. There, clean water sprays from a faucet, pouring out until it fills up her jug all the




Our Experience in Brussels after the Terrorist Bombings

2 comments Written on May 4th, 2016     
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By the CKC and PCP team
CKC and PCP team in Brussels

Left to right: Donn Engebretson, James Fischer, Catherine Knarr, and Greg Krieger.

Many of you have asked about what the Covenant Kids Congo and Paul Carlson Partnership team experienced in Brussels after the terrorist




Clean Water Spouts in the City of Gemena, DRC

Pete Ekstrand, Covenant missionary based in the DRC, takes us to the city of Gemena, where Covenant Kids Congo powered by World Vision is working with Congolese leaders to bring previously rare clean water to more and more people.
Animata getting water in Congo

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Complex Challenges, Profound Moments: My Trip to DR Congo

Mike King and Leticia

Leticia and her sponsor, Mike King

Traveling to DR Congo might not be an easy experience, but it is a deeply meaningful one. Redeemer Covenant Church Teaching Pastor Mike King shares what it was like to visit this remote area