Covenant Connections

Telling the stories of churches and ministries throughout our Presbytery

Church Safety as Witness of Hospitality and Love of Neighbor: Elkins Park Presbyterian Church

By Rev. Greg Klimovitz Listen to the Conversation Here  When church buildings are utilized as public gathering spaces, congregations are afforded tremendous opportunities to engage their local communities. This openness also increases the need for regular conversations about safety and the readiness to respond to potential emergency situations. Over the last year, the faithful of […]

Clean Water and the Ministry of Reconciliation: Local Congregations Partner with Living Waters for the World

Rev. Greg Klimovitz || May 4, 2018 An estimated 2.1 billion people worldwide lack access to clean water [1]. Whether in remote international communities or urban and rural U.S. neighborhoods, the inability to attain this basic human need is one of the greatest tragedies of our day. Aware of this broken reality, the faithful of […]

Partnering with the Seminary and Local Church for Revitalized Gospel Witness: Ministry and Leadership Incubator 2018

A First Place of Welcome: Transitional Housing Ministry for Refugees at Ardmore Presbyterian Church

Rev. Greg Klimovitz | January 27, 2018 What is the church called to do in a time when there are an estimated 61 million refugees around the world?  How are we to respond when distant neighbors made in God’s image flee homelands ravished by war, engulfed by pervasive poverty, and overwhelmed by oppressive regimes? Since […]

Church as Playful and Prophetic: Ministry at The Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill