Covenant Shores Retirement Community 9150 Fortuna Dr, Mercer Island, WA98040 Covenant Shores is one of the oldest and largest not-for-profit retirement housing providers in the nation. It is an…More outgrowth of the Evangelical Covenant Church, founded 1886. The facility, spread over 12 beautiful acres on the shores of Lake Washington, has numerous activities and events that include trips into the cultural attractions of Seattle. Health care is provided.
Covenant North Pacific Conference 9311 SE 36th St, Mercer Island, WA98040 The Covenant North Pacific Conference provides support and coordination between Covenant Evangelical churches in Idaho,…More Montana, Oregon and Washington. This regional office supports the administration of various youth programs, men's and women's clubs and pastor's retreats.
Called a "gathering place" by the church ministry, The Mercer Island Covenant Church is a large evangelical church…More centered on traditional Christian biblical values.
The congregation was founded in 1949 and initially met at the present VFW Hall. The first small sanctuary was erected at the present post office site and was later moved to its present corner, conveniently located across from Mercerdale Park. Four building additions have enlarged the facility, including the sanctuary located on the corner of 78th Ave. SE and SE 32nd St. Both traditional and contemporary worship services take place on Sunday mornings, meeting worship desires of all age groups.
The Evangelical Covenant Church of America has been shown to be the fastest growing multi-ethnic denomination in the country. This fact is also reflected in the Mercer Island congregation. The church also supports a diverse array of ministries both locally and worldwide.