Flint Grassroots Initiative

Flint Grassroots Initiative

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Special Mission Events at Covenant Mountain Mission Bible Camp Jonesville, VA

Covenant Mountain Mission Bible Camp (CMMBC) in Jonesville, VA, is a ministry of the Great Lakes Conference. They rely upon mission teams and local volunteers to staff their summer Bible camps, as well as to improve and maintain the facilities. In a typical year CMMBC offers four weeks of free and low cost summer Bible Camps through partnerships with local churches and mission teams from across the United States. CMMBC hosts mission teams who serve at the camp and throughout Lee County, VA. They also host events for local churches, families and community groups....

520 Talks

520 Talks

by Pastor Rick Miller, Zion Covenant Church

First Covenant and Zion Covenant of Jamestown, NY are just a mile apart and share an address number: 520 Spring and 520 Fairmount.  Consequently, when the two churches do things together, they are sometimes called 520’s, i.e. 520 Youth, 520 Gathering, 520 Reach.  This Easter, they did a 520 Sunrise – (not at 5:20 a.m., however!). Zion was born of a church split from First in 1894.  Rivalries and tensions continued for decades.  That has changed dramatically in the past seven years, thanks, in part, to both staffs working...

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