Martinez: Being First a Great Honor, Responsibility Apr 23, 2018By Stan Friedman0 Comments CHICAGO, IL (April 23, 2018) – As the first ECC conference superintendent of Latino descent, Danny Martinez...
This Sunday we will join as a congregation of immigrants and celebrate and learn about the culture and struggles of our Latino brothers and sisters. Please don't miss this. Sunday 9/9/18 9:30 am - 1:30 pm. All are welcome!
"We began as an immigrant church and celebrated that today we continue to be an immigrant church." - 2014 Immigration Resolution of the Evangelical Covenant Church. Read it here covchurch.org/justice/immigration/
A verse that gets me through tough times is Psalms 28:7 "The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him." Learn more about Meztli's story here: covenantcompanion.com/2018/02/13/voices-this-is-my-home/ Experience more on Sept. 9th 9:30 -1:30 at Stockton Covenant Church. Registration encouraged.
"Jesus, as an infant you fled to Egypt with your mother Mary and Joseph. You were a vulnerable family in a foreign land, looking for shelter and sustenance. Help us to welcome those like you who cross our borders today. Give us hearts of compassion, humane response, and laws that respect the dignity of all immigrants. Amen" - Pray to Jesus the Immigrant covchurch.org/justice/immigration/
Check out these testimonies from our high school students who went to the CHIC conference two weeks ago. God worked in amazing ways in our students’ lives during CHIC!This is "CHIC 2018 STOCO RECAP" by Erich Rau on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them. ... See MoreSee Less
We are collecting school supplies to pass out to Madison students at orientation tomorrow afternoon. We would love donations of crayons (24 pack), colored pencils (12 pack), and standard pencils. If you’d like to contribute the prices are good at Target and Office Depot. Bring them to the church office before 3pm or post below to pledge a donation and we’ll shop for you. ... See MoreSee Less
Here's a little look at Day #3 at CHIC 2018. Thank you for praying for our students and leaders and everyone attending or connected to the CHIC conference. Out StoCo kids will return home late on Sunday.
"5 Minutes a Day for 60 Days" :: StoCo Summer in the Word Ladies, She Reads Truth is one way you can be in the Word each day. A group of us are going through the current reading in 1 & 2 Corinthians this summer. We are all in different places, reading at a different pace but it's fun to discuss how we've seen God leading. Check out the link and join us if you're looking for a way to plug in and then reply below to let us know you're 'in'. You can receive daily emails or choose to use the app (small fee) or we can print some of the material if that suits you better.
Join us! You won't be sorry!
And men, there is also a study called He Reads Truth that you can join as well. ... See MoreSee Less