Category: Programs

28 May 2024

3 Year Anniversary of the Ephesians 4 Project

Happy 3 year anniversary to our Ephesians 4 Project! Thank you to all the brethren who’ve put together cross-organizational fellowship events over the past three years. Stay tuned for more fellowship events this coming year! Multiple new grant applications are already being evaluated! Here are some of the Ephesians 4 Project grantees over its first […]

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20 May 2024

Within Your Gates grantee: Brian Hoselton (Church hall rebuild)

Within Your Gates is our program aimed at inspiring good works by providing grants for service projects led by members of the Church of God. Whether you’re a member or a minister, we encourage projects benefiting Church brethren or the local community. Our most recent Within Your Gates grantee is Brian Hoselton of the United […]

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17 Apr 2024

COG Development Program grantee: Francisco Solórzano

Help us congratulate our newest COG Development Program grantee: Francisco Solórzano Francisco is a member of the United Church of God in Guatemala who decided to start a new volunteer program to teach English as a second language to young people in local COG congregations in his country. During the pandemic, when distance learning began […]

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03 Apr 2024

Within Your Gates grantee: Cleanup at Lakeview Ohio

Last weekend on Sunday, March 31st, a group of seven Church of God brethren gathered in Lakeview, Ohio to helped some of the residents with cleanup efforts after the area was hit on the evening March 14th with an F3 tornado. The project was led by Mary Miller – CGN’s Within Your Gates Outreach Coordinator. […]

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24 Jan 2024

Two New COG Development Grantees

We’re excited to announce that the COG Development Program awarded two grants this quarter. One recipient preferred to not be listed publicly. However, the other grantee is: Tadeos Magova Tadeos is a baptized member of the Living Church of God and was baptized in the year 2000. He and his wife live in Zimbabwe. Tadeos […]

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09 Jan 2024

Grantee Check-In: Sharon Darizo

Back in July of 2020, CGN awarded a COG Development grant to Sharon Darizo. Sharon Darizo is a member of the United Church of God and lives in Nairobi, Kenya. She used her grant to complete her bachelors degree in Business Administration. Once she finished her studies, she planned on starting an apparel business of her […]

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03 Jan 2024

Within Your Gates 3 Year Anniversary!

Happy 3 year anniversary to our Within Your Gates program! Within Your Gates is a program designed to encourage good works by providing grants to help fund service projects led by members of the Church of God! Grantees can be members or ministers and projects can involve service toward Church of God brethren or members […]

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01 Jan 2024

4 Year Anniversary of the COG Development Program!

Happy 4 year anniversary to our COG Development program! The program’s purpose is to help brethren in developing countries start successful, profitable and sustainable businesses, or obtain training or education for jobs that will provide a reliable source of income. This is done through micro grants that will help pay for the training or education, […]

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27 Dec 2023

Within Your Gates Bulletin: Myanmar Brethren in Harm’s Way

Please read the following request for prayers from the Legacy Institute: Dear Brethren and Fellow Laborers, This is an urgent prayer request for our Myanmar (Burma) brethren and the Church of God compound. Two days ago, a bridge was bombed and only motorcycles can get by. This is a strategic road. We will be careful […]

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05 Dec 2023

Within Your Gates Bulletin: Persecution of COG Brethren in Bangladesh

The following is an update received from the United Church of God: On December 1st, there was a major disturbance in the village of UCG members, Manik & Rita Balaam. Manik writes: “The Land Office sent the final Land Title Transfer Certificates of the Church and Graveyard to the village headman that he may give […]

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