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The Evangelical Covenant Church is a rapidly growing multiethnic denomination in
the United States and Canada with ministries on five continents of the world. Founded
in 1885 by Swedish immigrants, the ECC values the Bible as the word of God, the gift
of God’s grace and ever-
The Evangelical Covenant Church is:
• Evangelical, but not exclusive
• Biblical, but not doctrinaire
• Traditional, but not rigid
• Congregational, but not independent
Identity and Biblical Mission
We are united by Christ in a holy covenant of churches empowered by the Holy Spirit to obey the great commandments and the great commission: to love God with all our heart, soul, strength, and mind, to love our neighbors as ourselves, and to go into all the world and make disciples.
Vision for Mission
• to cultivate communities of worship committed to: prayer,
preaching, and study of the word; the celebration of the
sacraments; and fellowship across gender, race, age, culture,
• to equip loving, giving, growing Christians to reach out with
the good news of Jesus Christ – evangelizing the lost,
ministering to those in need, and seeking justice for the
Maywood Evangelical Covenant Church lives to honor God, bring people into a relationship with Him, and with one another through Jesus Christ, based on the Bible as the standard of truth.
Contact Us for more information about who we are and and what we believe.
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