Two Top Preachers Will Lead Conference Worship, November 9-10

Worship is a vibrant and dynamic part of the Covenant Network conference each year, and this year’s conference worship will be led by two accomplished preachers who are leaders in the national church.

Register NOW to hear Nancy Benson-Nicol, Daniel Vigilante, Pulitzer Prize-winner Taylor Branch, and more. Registration has been extended to November 1.

Author and Speaker Taylor Branch to Keynote 2017 Covenant Conference in Baltimore, November 8-10

Register NOW to hear Pulitzer Prize-winning author, historian speak on ‘Our Shared Humanity’ Updated schedule and speaker information online now. Author and public speaker Taylor Branch will keynote “Our Shared Humanity,” the 2017 national gathering of the Covenant Network of Presbyterians in Baltimore, November 8-10, 2017. Taylor Branch is an American author and public speaker […]

Meet a New CovNet Church: First Pres, St. Joseph, Missouri

All this week, we’re highlighting congregations that have joined the Covenant Network of Presbyterians in the past few months. It is exciting that at this crucial time in church and culture, Presbyterians around the country are stepping up and reaching out to show forth God’s love and justice toward LGBTQ people, people of color, and […]

Register Now for Our Shared Humanity, the National Covenant Conference, November 8-10, 2017

The national conference of the Covenant Network of Presbyterians will be November 8-10, 2017 in Baltimore. Make your plans now. Registration is now open! The official conference begins at 2 p.m. on Thursday, November 9, but exciting pre-conference activities, including anti-racism training and immersion experiences with congregations in Baltimore begin on Wednesday afternoon, November 8. […]

Looking for Sexuality Curriculum? Here’s Some Help

One of the recommendations for which we are most frequently asked is curriculum for children and youth about sexuality with both an inclusive stance and a Reformed theological perspective. Westminster/John Knox Press recently published an excellent book for parents: Sex + Faith: Talking with Your Child from Birth to Adolescence, by Kate Ott. With the publisher’s permission, the Covenant Network asked experienced Christian educator Charlotte McGowan to prepare a discussion guide based on the book,

Sharing and Creating Spanish-Language Resources Addressing LGBTQ Issues

Christian Hispanic/Latinx sisters and brother often must hide their sexual orientation or gender identity from their family, friends and religious community for fear of being rejected due to cultural, biblical and theological misconceptions. The Covenant Network is committed in 2017 to making many of its existing resources available in Spanish, and–where it will be helpful–to creating new ones.