Covenant Kingdom International Events & Ministries
Covenant Kingdom International (CKI) is a church of faith and love that is passionateabout introducing people to a relationship with Jesus Christ. Through the Word of God,we challenge and encourage believers to grow in faith to live an abundant, wealthy lifefilled with purpose and meaning that pleases God! Our family of believers enjoys andseeks out opportunities for fellowship and outreach where our gift of hospitality can beserved. Our goal is to unite heartsand lives in covenant relationship with God and oneanother and together advance The Kingdom of God.
When someone walks through the doors of CKI, we want them to feel the awesomepresence of God. Beyond that, we want to go outside of the four walls to bring Christ tothose who would never step through our doors for a church service. Through outreachevents, television and radio broadcasts, concerts, conferences, seminars, fellowshipactivities, meals, family gatherings, retreats and sports, CKI is reaching and impactingfamilies, communities and nations with the Gospel of the Kingdom.
Every year CKI sponsors free Community Outreaches for the entire community, providing food,moon bounces, basketball, face painting, games, a live DJ, and entertainment from local artists.Working with valley-wide churches and businesses, we feed hundreds of people at each event.These gatherings share the love of Christ, encourage a sense of belonging and present a source ofhope to families in the community. Vendor booths are available to give exposure to localbusinesses and ministries. CKI also networks with other churches and organizations to supporttheir outreach efforts.
The Candy Explosion, an annual event created as an alternative to trick or treating, isapproaching its 25th anniversary and has reached thousands of people. It was designed to keepchildren and families safe from the dangers of Halloween night, lift up the name of the Lord andunify the community. This event, a deterrent to gang activity, drugs, crime and property damage,is free to the entire community. Candy is distributed to every child, youth and adult inattendance.
The annual Thanksgiving Explosion is a fun, community fellowship which provides a free,home-cooked Thanksgiving dinner in a safe, loving environment. The gospel is presentedthrough music, dance, and mime. Networking with local businesses and ministries helps makethis event possible. Family activities include moon bounces, basketball, face painting, a raffle,live DJ music and entertainment from local valley artists. This gathering feeds thousands andgives hope and encouragement to many struggling families who do not have the comfort of a hotcooked meal or a family with whom to share it.
The Toy Explosion assists and encourages families and underserved children by giving awayfree toys during the holidays. With the assistance of Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, we areable to distribute free toys to every child in attendance. Prayer is also available for anyone whodesires it.
NEW YEAR’S EVE BALL
The New Year's Eve Ball is the highlight event of the year which involves the entire family.People dress up and enjoy a delicious dinner, live DJ and dancing, prophetic word, professionalphotography and Best Dressed Contest. This celebration is to thank God for the year and all thatHe brought us through and to give direction and inspiration for the new year. Everyone iswelcome to come out and enjoy the fellowship at this annual event.
CKI organizes and hosts concerts with renowned artists who come to the valley and literallytouch lives through their inspirational music and testimonies. The concerts feature performerssuch as Fred Hammond, CeCe Winans, Trin-i-tee 5:7, Hezekiah Walker, Deitrick Haddon,Dorinda Clark Cole, Yolanda Adams, The Katinas, Master’s Commission, Phil and BrendaNicholas, Frontline, Anointed, Daniel Winans and our own Powerful Life Mass Choir.Opportunity is also given to local performers to gain exposure at these major concerts.
CONFERENCES / SEMINARS / MEETINGS
CKI holds major conferences and leadership seminars with national and international leaders,such as the late Dr. Myles Munroe, Dr. Iverna Thompkins, Dr. Susanna Kokkonen, Dr. CarolJones, Dr. Joelle Suel, Dr. Ed Delph, Steve Brock, Rabbi Jack Zimmerman, Pastor RobertKayanja, David Avanzini and others to empower individuals, families, businesses, churches andministries for success. CKI hosts retreats, workshops and meetings ministering specifically tomen, women, youth, children, married couples, and singles in the areas of salvation, prayer,finances, health, relationships and worship (including music, dance, mime and drama) and more.
Our teams have traveled to several countries including Greece, China, Uganda, Mexico and thePhilippines to minister salvation, healing and deliverance. For many years, we have deliveredChristmas gifts to the children of Mexico.
The CKI family not only works hard, but plays hard, too! We have taken vacations fromturn-around trips to cruises. Some of the past destinations included a shopping trip to L.A.,Magic Mountain, the beach, Universal Studios and several cruises down the California coast andinto Mexico. We fundraise together to make sure everyone who is interested can attend.
G.E.M.S. - Godly Examples, Mentors & Servants (Senior Adults 55+)
Stay young while growing older! This special group knows how to deepen happiness and renewspiritual vitality by ministering to the needs of others. Events include fundraisers, Bible study,exercise, special projects and group trips.
The Word of God says, "The effectual fervent prayers of the righteous availeth much." Ourintercessory prayer team bombards heaven with your petitions & requests and rejoices with youfor the breakthroughs. Prayer events include prayer before each service, the CKI prayer chain,Praise and Prayer nights, overnight prayer, and the Pancake Prayer Breakfast.
God has truly gifted our house with anointed singers, musicians and dancers, who love toworship God, sing praises unto His name, make melodious sounds upon the instruments anddance before His throne. Our music ministry is faithful to usher the people of God into Hispresence. Come let us worship the King, for He is worthy to be praised!
Media works itself into every facet of church life. The CKI Media Ministry, along with Visions& Dreams Advertising, includes producing and distributing “Kingdom Increase” broadcast;audio and video support; photography; website production and maintenance; creation of posters,signs, banners, flyers and other outreach materials; special event videos; lights; sound; recording;CD duplication and more.