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Building Blocks to a Healthy Missional Church

Building Blocks to a Healthy Missional Church

by Federated Covenant Church

To say 2014 was an eventful and fulfilling year here at Federated Covenant Church in Dowagiac, Michigan is an understatement. We have experienced a year of change, loss, triumph and awe, all in the name of Christ.  During the first quarter of the year, finances were at a low, as well as giving and attendance. At the time, the co-pastors realized we could no longer continue to support them and asked to be released at the end of May. Although we were all very sad to see them go, it turns out God had a hand in it all.  In June, we called...

TLC East in Jamestown, NY

Saturday, March 14, 9:30am – 4:45pm
Zion Covenant Church

The TLC (The Leadership Connection) will give both pastors and lay leaders solid tools to increase their confidence and their effectiveness as they lead their churches in their quest to fulfill the Great Commission and the Great Commandment. 

Who should attend a TLC? Church Chairs, Pastors and Pastoral Staff Members, Council Members and Elders; Children’s Ministry and Youth Ministry Leaders; Evangelism, Outreach, and Mission Team Leaders;  Men’s Ministry and Women’s Ministry Leaders; Anyone who senses God...

The Blessing of a Year of Service

The Great Lakes Conference has a special relationship with the Free Church (FeG) in Germany. Principally, we helped the main FeG church in Stuttgart to plant two new churches in the Stuttgart area. Then, since 2006, we have gone back and forth on mission trips, helping each other to reach our communities with the message of Christ. Recently, we have added a new dimension to the relationship. In the fall of 2014, two German young adults (a brother and sister) from one of the German church plants, came here to the GLC (they are presently in the Detroit area) to...

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