The mission of the Covenant Network of Presbyterians is to strengthen the church of Jesus Christ, with the help of God's grace.
We are called to achieve this goal by working for the unity of the church, furthering the inclusion of LGBTQ persons, seeking understanding and reconciliation, and joining with others seeking a still more just and inclusive church.

An Update on Our Ministry … And How Your Help This Month Really Matters

If you are reading this, I already know that you care about the church and its welcome of people of diverse sexual orientations and gender identities—which means you also know the challenges that persist in the PCUSA: Presbyteries that have yet to ordain an openly gay minister … Congregations that do not permit same-sex weddings […]

Join Us at the 223rd General Assembly … Or Help Make Our Witness Possible!

The Covenant Network of Presbyterians will be in St. Louis, June 15-23, and we hope you will be too! Volunteer, join us for a meal, or work with us on important issues facing this Assembly. If you can’t be there, consider supporting our presence.

Seeking Justice, and Benefits, For Surviving Spouses of Church Workers

For the past several months, the Covenant Network of Presbyterians has been working together with the Rev. Janet Edwards and our friends at More Light Presbyterians on an important effort to correct a lingering injustice. We are pleased to announce, with the cooperation of the Board of Pensions, steps toward a solution. But we need […]

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 […]