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


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


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

Listen to Redeemer Covenant’s Hope Sunday Sermon This Lent

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“While I’ve never seen a place with as much need as the Congo, I’ve also never really seen organizations like the Congolese Covenant Church and World Vision that are doing such incredibly valuable and important work in community development. I

The Beauty I Found in the Congo

Stacey Littlefield, lead pastor of Evangelical Covenant Church in Lafayette, Ind., shares what it was like to visit the Gemena community in northwest Congo last fall—and the overwhelming beauty he found there.
Stacey Littlefield CKC child sponsor

Visiting my sponsored child, Beatrice, and her family

CKC Moms Feed Their Community

Post a Comment » Written on January 25th, 2016     
Filed under: Child Sponsorship, Ground Update, News & Updates
Written by Pete Ekstrand, Covenant Missionary based in Gemena, DR Congo.
This grandmother is learning to garden and feed her orphaned children.

This grandmother is learning to garden and feed her orphaned children.

“I am very happy for what I learned as a part of this [gardening] group. Now I am

Our Hope for Covenant Kids Congo in 2016

Over the past three years, thousands of you have decided to sponsor a child through Covenant Kids Congo, and with your help, the Gemena community in northwest Congo is on its way to a more hopeful future.

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