Water access adds unexpected benefits

Post a Comment » Written on April 17th, 2017     
Filed under: Ground Update, News & Updates, Travel
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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 five of the new videos can be downloaded from Vimeo and shared by your church.

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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 CovChurch.org/CovenantKidsCongo.

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




See the Impact: Read the New Covenant Kids Congo Report

Mama Sandra gets water from the kiosk near her home

Mama Sandra gets water from the kiosk near her home. Read more of Mama Sandra’s story in the new report.

If you’ve ever wondered what kind of impact you’re making when you sponsor a child through Covenant Kids Congo, read




Entering the Next Phase of Covenant Kids Congo

Kids waving in Congo

At the 2017 Midwinter conference, Evangelical Covenant Church President Gary Walter made a big announcement about Covenant Kids Congo powered by World Vision. CKC has surpassed our goal of 10,000 sponsorships, which includes acquired sponsorships and cash equivalencies.

“What’s




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