President’s Report The 126 th Covenant Annual Meeting
 
 
 
(congo videos)
 
<ul><li>Jerry Reed </li></ul>
<ul><li>Jim </li></ul><ul><li>Hawkinson </li></ul>
<ul><li>Willie Jemison </li></ul><ul><li>“ You’re doing good. But you can do a little better.” </li></ul>
The Covenant “at Home” The ECC has 831 churches in 43 states and 5 provinces in North America.
Attendance and Membership <ul><li>The Covenant has grown in attendance for 19 consecutive years. </li></ul>
ECC Church Planting Currently there are 72 church plants in development.
Ethnic and Multiethnic Churches make up 25% of all ECC churches. 75% 25% Percentage of Congregations
 
New Resources for Transformative Ministry <ul><ul><li>Crecer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nueva Vida </li></ul></ul><ul><u...
Resourcing One Another
Covenant Technologies
Sustaining Pastoral Excellence <ul><li>… has assisted more than 1000 individuals between 2005 and 2011. </li></ul>
Women in Ministry From 2000 to 2010, the number of credentialed female pastors has grown from 76 to 384, a 505% increase.
<ul><li>Largest graduating class in its history </li></ul>
Book Living Faith
CHET
Compassion, Mercy and Justice
Ministries of Benevolence <ul><li>Free care provided: </li></ul><ul><li>$43,500,000 </li></ul>
Further in Mission… addressing injustice <ul><li>Donations exceed $500,000 </li></ul><ul><li>New Day for Children—caring ...
In 2010, National Covenant Properties loaned funds on 47 church projects with a total of $37,500,000 in new loans advanced.
Insurance and Pension
Covenant Trust Company
Covenant Communications <ul><li>New Website… </li></ul><ul><li>70,000 unique visitors access 225,000 page views each mont...
130 missionaries are serving in 23 countries, with additional ministry partners in another 15 countries, for a miss...
the lost are being found,
churches are being planted,
God is being worshipped
leaders are being trained,
the hungry are being fed,
the sick are being cared for,
children are learning to read, and
families are maximizing skills to better provide for themselves and transform their communities
 
disasters are being responded to
 
Organizing for Mission Project Update
 
 
Leadership Assignment <ul><li>To advance the mission while bridging to the future. </li></ul>
Theological Premise <ul><li>“ The Church does not have a mission, the mission has a Church. There is a Church because ther...
<ul><li>“ The Covenant is not a church organization in the ordinary sense, but a mission society having churches as its ...
Organizational Premise <ul><li>The ECC and regional conferences exist to serve our churches and unite our churches in serv...
Three Question Process <ul><li>What are we trying to accomplish in the lives of real people in real places? </li></ul><ul>...
The Purpose Question <ul><li>What are we trying to accomplish in the lives of real people in real places? </li></ul>
Full Dimensionality of the Gospel <ul><li>More disciples… </li></ul><ul><li>Among more populations… </li></ul><ul><li>In a...
Compassion Global Discipleship Evangelism Multi-Ethnic Justice Shining Like Stars Phil.2:12 More disciples… Among more po...
The Strategy Question <ul><li>What are the core ministries that will accomplish that mission? </li></ul>
Five Core Functions <ul><li>Start and strengthen churches </li></ul>Develop leaders Make and deepen disciples Love mercy a...
The Mobilizing Question <ul><li>What is the best alignment of </li></ul><ul><li>structures, personnel, and resources </li...
 
 
 
 
 
CONGO PICS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jeff Anderson, Canada Conference Jerome Nelson, Central Conference Howard Burgoyne, East Coast Conference Rodney Sawyer, E...
Karl Klockars Dean Lundgren Don Meyer Dave Olson Doreen Olson David Parkyn Debbie Blue Steve Dawson David Dwight Donn Enge...
<ul><li>Willie Jemison </li></ul><ul><li>“ You’re doing good. But you can do a little better.” </li></ul>
 
of 73

President's Report (2011)

Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Published in: Spiritual      
Source: www.slideshare.net


Transcripts - President's Report (2011)

  • 1. President’s Report The 126 th Covenant Annual Meeting
  • 5. (congo videos)
  • 7. <ul><li>Jerry Reed </li></ul>
  • 8. <ul><li>Jim </li></ul><ul><li>Hawkinson </li></ul>
  • 9. <ul><li>Willie Jemison </li></ul><ul><li>“ You’re doing good. But you can do a little better.” </li></ul>
  • 10. The Covenant “at Home” The ECC has 831 churches in 43 states and 5 provinces in North America.
  • 11. Attendance and Membership <ul><li>The Covenant has grown in attendance for 19 consecutive years. </li></ul>
  • 12. ECC Church Planting Currently there are 72 church plants in development.
  • 13. Ethnic and Multiethnic Churches make up 25% of all ECC churches. 75% 25% Percentage of Congregations
  • 15. New Resources for Transformative Ministry <ul><ul><li>Crecer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nueva Vida </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>en Cristo </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Prayer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Learn more at www.covchurch.org </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mission </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Friends </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>GROW </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New Life in Christ </li></ul></ul>
  • 16. Resourcing One Another
  • 17. Covenant Technologies
  • 18. Sustaining Pastoral Excellence <ul><li>… has assisted more than 1000 individuals between 2005 and 2011. </li></ul>
  • 19. Women in Ministry From 2000 to 2010, the number of credentialed female pastors has grown from 76 to 384, a 505% increase.
  • 20. <ul><li>Largest graduating class in its history </li></ul>
  • 21. Book Living Faith
  • 22. CHET
  • 23. Compassion, Mercy and Justice
  • 24. Ministries of Benevolence <ul><li>Free care provided: </li></ul><ul><li>$43,500,000 </li></ul>
  • 25. Further in Mission… addressing injustice <ul><li>Donations exceed $500,000 </li></ul><ul><li>New Day for Children—caring for 8 girls www.covchurch.org/humantrafficking </li></ul>
  • 26. In 2010, National Covenant Properties loaned funds on 47 church projects with a total of $37,500,000 in new loans advanced.
  • 27. Insurance and Pension
  • 28. Covenant Trust Company
  • 29. Covenant Communications <ul><li>New Website… </li></ul><ul><li>70,000 unique visitors access 225,000 page views each month </li></ul>
  • 30. 130 missionaries are serving in 23 countries, with additional ministry partners in another 15 countries, for a mission presence in 38 countries. Africa Asia Latin America Europe
  • 31. the lost are being found,
  • 32. churches are being planted,
  • 33. God is being worshipped
  • 34. leaders are being trained,
  • 35. the hungry are being fed,
  • 36. the sick are being cared for,
  • 37. children are learning to read, and
  • 38. families are maximizing skills to better provide for themselves and transform their communities
  • 40. disasters are being responded to
  • 42. Organizing for Mission Project Update
  • 45. Leadership Assignment <ul><li>To advance the mission while bridging to the future. </li></ul>
  • 46. Theological Premise <ul><li>“ The Church does not have a mission, the mission has a Church. There is a Church because there is mission, not vice versa.” </li></ul><ul><li>David Bosch, Transforming Mission </li></ul>
  • 47. <ul><li>“ The Covenant is not a church organization in the ordinary sense, but a mission society having churches as its members. These churches have consolidated together because of the missionary spirit which led them to missionary enterprises too large for any single church to undertake.” </li></ul><ul><li>Covenant paper presented to the Parliament of World Religions, 1893 </li></ul>Historical Premise
  • 48. Organizational Premise <ul><li>The ECC and regional conferences exist to serve our churches and unite our churches in service together. </li></ul>
  • 49. Three Question Process <ul><li>What are we trying to accomplish in the lives of real people in real places? </li></ul><ul><li>What are the core ministries that will accomplish that mission? </li></ul><ul><li>What is the best alignment of personnel, structures, and resources to accomplish that mission? </li></ul>
  • 50. The Purpose Question <ul><li>What are we trying to accomplish in the lives of real people in real places? </li></ul>
  • 51. Full Dimensionality of the Gospel <ul><li>More disciples… </li></ul><ul><li>Among more populations… </li></ul><ul><li>In a more caring and just world </li></ul>We join God in God’s mission to see
  • 52. Compassion Global Discipleship Evangelism Multi-Ethnic Justice Shining Like Stars Phil.2:12 More disciples… Among more populations… In a more caring and just world more disciples more populations more caring & just world
  • 53. The Strategy Question <ul><li>What are the core ministries that will accomplish that mission? </li></ul>
  • 54. Five Core Functions <ul><li>Start and strengthen churches </li></ul>Develop leaders Make and deepen disciples Love mercy and do justice Serve globally
  • 55. The Mobilizing Question <ul><li>What is the best alignment of </li></ul><ul><li>structures, personnel, and resources </li></ul><ul><li>to accomplish that mission? </li></ul>
  • 61. CONGO PICS
  • 70. Jeff Anderson, Canada Conference Jerome Nelson, Central Conference Howard Burgoyne, East Coast Conference Rodney Sawyer, ECC of Alaska Dick Lucco, Great Lakes Conference Garth Bolinder, Midsouth Conference Ken Carlson, Midwest Conference Mark Novak, North Pacific Conference Jim Fretheim, Northwest Conference Efrem Smith, Pacific Southwest Conference Robert Owens, Southeast Conference Council of Superintendents
  • 71. Karl Klockars Dean Lundgren Don Meyer Dave Olson Doreen Olson David Parkyn Debbie Blue Steve Dawson David Dwight Donn Engebretson Ruth Hill Dave Kersten Council of Administrators Curt Peterson Harold Spooner Chuck Walles Gary Walter Ann Wiesbrock
  • 72. <ul><li>Willie Jemison </li></ul><ul><li>“ You’re doing good. But you can do a little better.” </li></ul>

Related Documents