Covenant Connections

Telling the stories of churches and ministries throughout our Presbytery

The Anchor: Reaching Out Beyond Its Doors Instead of Closing Them

As church membership around the denomination and within in the Presbytery declines, congregations are challenged to find imaginative ways to continue doing strong, faithful ministry.  Anchor Presbyterian Church (The Anchor) is taking a new approach to its pastoral leadership by inviting recent Princeton Seminary graduate, Ms. Leah Miller to lead and guide their church as […]

Connectional Church, Connectional Ministries

While our congregations and ministries reach specific populations within specific contexts, more and more the value of sharing our resources and working together proves to be a valuable, effective way to share the Good News with the world.  Under the leadership and vision of then Acting Associate for Congregational Initiatives Rev. Jim Poinsett, the Commission […]

Tully Memorial Extends Hospitality to New Immigrants through ESL Program

“All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other languages, as the Spirit gave them ability.”  (Acts 2:4) There is hardly a more straight-forward manner in which this gift of the Holy Spirit is evidenced than in the ministry of Tully Memorial Presbyterian Church.  Located in Sharon Hill, Tully […]

Abington Celebrates 300 Years of Faithful Witness

Anniversaries afford us the opportunity to celebrate accomplishments, reflect on the past, and hope for the future.  Abington Presbyterian Church is joyfully recognizing 300 years of faithful witness to the Gospel of Jesus Christ this year.  The highlight of their celebration took place on June 8, 2014, Pentecost Sunday, when they held an “Old Fashioned […]

Beacon Featured in 1001 Worshipping Communities

Beacon is excited to share a video of their ministry.   Please click on the image to view the video, and continue to pray for their mission and life in the community.