Our Denomination & Beliefs

Catalyst Covenant Church is a church plant in the Northwest Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church.

The Evangelical Covenant Church is a vibrant, diverse and growing group of more than 825 churches whose work spans across more than 53 countries. Started in 1885 by Swedish immigrants, the Covenant has a passion for seeing people engage in a personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ, across more populations, in a more caring and just world.

The Covenant church has 6 affirmations that help define the views and ethos of the denomination:

-We affirm the centrality of the word of God.

-We affirm the necessity of the new birth.

-We affirm a commitment to the whole mission of the church.

-We affirm the church as a fellowship of believers.

-We affirm a conscious dependence on the Holy Spirit.

-We affirm the reality of freedom in Christ.

More on the affirmations can be found here. Additionally, this video from our denomination’s President Gary Walter gives a great introduction to our larger church family. Our denominational website has additional resources and information as well.