7 Things to Know About Us
- We’re not scary.
- There’s no dress code. Please come as you are. Flannel is awesome.
- We hope you can be open to God.
- You are welcome to participate as much or little as you want.
- We don’t single out visitors during service and won’t make you uncomfortable. If you’re ready, the pastors would like to say hi after the service.
- We have plenty of parking.
- We love kids and teenagers.
There are three organizing principles that inform everything we do. They are:
- Reaching people for Christ
- Developing disciples
- Living lives of compassion, mercy, and justice
Harbor Covenant Church began in 1980 when a group from First Covenant Church in Tacoma joined to “plant” a new church in Gig Harbor. We were organized in 1981 as a mission congregation of the North Pacific Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church.
What We Believe
Harbor Covenant Church is a congregation of the Evangelical Covenant Church, which has these 6 affirmations that define our life together:
- 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.