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Past HPN Events

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April 15, 2022

Good Friday Service 2022

On Good Friday night April 15, almost 50 people gathered in the backyard of HPN founder Karen Covell's house, for a beautiful night of worship, prayer, fellowship, and communion with…
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April 12, 2022

Centering Prayer – Cookies, Cocoa, and Contemplation

On the evening of April 12, during holy week, HPN hosted a beautiful time of contemplative and listening prayer, led by Jenny moon. We had 15 guests who spent two…
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April 12, 2022

HPN Meetups!

Each month, HPN close a group of friends, old and new, most of whom have been introduced to HPN in the previous few weeks! At these gatherings, we have coffee…
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March 28, 2022

ROOFTOP Encounter

On March 28th, the Day after a whirlwind Oscars weekend, 30 HPN community members gathered on the top of the Television City building, and prayed over the city. Although it…
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March 27, 2022


On March 27, we had a very memorable Oscars watch party at the first Presbyterian Church of Hollywood campus for more than 120 attendees! This event was a wonderful mix…
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March 24, 2022

Oscars Prayer Walk

Every year, the HPN family goes to the Dolby theater the Thursday before the Academy Awards, and this year we did it again! 50 people gathered at the steps of…
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March 8, 2022

HPN Meetups!

Each month, HPN close a group of friends, old and new, most of whom have been introduced to HPN in the previous few weeks! At these gatherings, we have coffee…
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February 25, 2022

Nancy Vuu at HPN for Hollywood Changemakers Podcast

Nancy Vuu at Hollywood Changemaker's Podcast February 25th, 2022   WATCH EPISODE ON YOUTUBE LISTEN TO EPISODE For many in the fashion world, similarly to the filmmaking world, there seem…
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February 19, 2022

Imago Dei – Monthly Worship Nights for the Industry Community

HPN's new monthly worship nights IMAGO DEI are in partnership with 2 young industry professionals with a heart to see the community regularly getting together to pray, worship, and experience…
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February 4, 2022

2021-2022 Intern Celebration Dinner

On February 4th, 7 Interns from the 2021-2022 HPN internships gathered at Karen't house for a night of food, fellowship, discussion, and prayer. the 7 students, from 2 different film…
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January 28, 2022

National Prayer Committee Meeting 2022

HPN Admin Jasmine, HPN Program Director, 10 Leaders from the National Prayer Committee, and HPN Director Karen Covell on Tuesday January 25th, 2022 on Day 1 of the NPC Meeting.…
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December 19, 2021

Christmas Fundraiser Concert

  On December 19th, 2021, HPN held it's first Red Carpet Christmas Fundraiser Concert at the beautiful Sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood. Nearly 500 people gathered in their…
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November 25, 2021

Thanksgiving Gathering

On Thanksgiving night, about 48 members of the community enjoyed a meal together. It was a sweet time of fellowship and delicious food! We all gathered at a warehouse in…
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November 23, 2021

Gathering for Composers Nov. 13th

On November 13th Measure for Measure was attended by 30 music industry professionals. Grammy winner Alex Hitchens was interviewed by Jim Covell. Alex talked about his journey into the music…
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November 19, 2021

Ministry Leader’s Dinner

On November 19th, 17 Ministry leaders from around Los Angeles represented 13 Entertainment Ministries that serve, disciple, and offer community to Entertainment Professionals. We all had a night of laughs,…
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October 13, 2021

Come for the T.A.C.O.S., Stay for the Tacos!

On October 9th, 2021, 34 of our HPN Community gathered in the Covell backyard for a unique and special time of tacos and prayer! Catered by the Medina Family tacos,…
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September 6, 2021

“1st Mondays” Prayer and Worship Night

HPN's Karen and Kelry, along with prayer leaders who have been meeting virtually to pray since March 2020, hosted our monthly "1st MONDAYS" PRAYER AND WORSHIP NIGHT. Shun Lee Fong…
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September 3, 2021

Friday Prayer International ZOOM CALL

Since March 20, 2020 HPN has hosted weekly prayer meetings on Zoom, for people to participate via phone or video chat. These one-hour meetings are a fruitful time of connecting…
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August 14, 2021

Hollywood Prayer Network Celebrates 20 Years of Ministry!

Hollywood Prayer Network celebrated 20 years on August 14th, 2021  and it was the party of the year! OVER 400 industry professionals (local and nationally) arrived in Hollywood to enjoy…
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May 22, 2021

Prophetic Night of Prayer and Worship

On May 22nd, 2021 75 industry professionals gathered at the First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood and had a night of Prophetic Prayer and Worship, led by Pastor Dan Sherstad and…
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May 7, 2021

National Day of Prayer 2021: “RENEW HOLLYWOOD”

On Thursday night May 6th, Hollywood Prayer Network hosted the 27th Annual National Day of Prayer Celebration! Held at the campus of the First Presbyterian Church in Hollywood, we hosted…
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April 2, 2021

Good Friday Back Yard Prayer & Worship Night

On Good Friday 2021, 30 of us gathered for our first in-person event in over a year- a Back Yard Prayer & Worship night at the Covell's. From 7pm to…
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March 27, 2021

BE STILL… Soul Care for Creatives

On March 27th, 30 participants and 3 HPN staff members participated in a beautiful and refreshing time of "Soul Care" led by HPN friend and Soul Coach Yolanda Miller.  Yolanda…
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March 22, 2021

“Cabin Fever” Table Topics Game Night

HPN hosted a "Cabin Fever" Table Topics Game Night on March 19th, 2021. This was a fun night with over 40 participants! We broke our attendees up into breakout rooms…
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February 12, 2021

Palentine’s Day Game Night

Karen, Danae and Kaelyn hosted a wonderful event along with two other friends of HPN, for 46 young industry professionals via Zoom. The group did a Valentine's-themed trivia game and…
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February 1, 2021

Prayer and Worship Night

HPN's Karen and Kaelyn, along with prayer leaders who have been meeting virtually to pray since March 2020, hosted our monthly VIRTUAL NIGHT OF PERSONAL PRAYER. Shun Lee Fong led…
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January 1, 2021

New Year’s Eve Night of Reflection, Vision and Prayer

Karen and HPN member Cheryl gathered with a small group on Zoom for an hour before the ball dropped. They reflected on 2020, shared vision for 2021 and prayed together…
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December 11, 2020

Christmas Happy Hour

Danae and Kaelyn hosted a Christmas Happy Hour on Zoom (with ugly sweaters and holiday-themed virtual backgrounds, of course!) for our young leaders in the entertainment industry. It was a…
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December 7, 2020

Prayer and Worship Night

HPN's Karen and Kaelyn, along with prayer leaders who have been meeting virtually to pray since March, hosted the second VIRTUAL NIGHT OF PERSONAL PRAYER. Shun Lee Fong led worship…
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November 7, 2020

Cinema Divina

In the style of "Lectio Divina" or "Visio Divina," Sister Nancy Usselman and Sister Rose Pacatte of the Pauline Center for Media Studies led a group of 30 participants through…
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October 17, 2020

Q & A with Producer Abby Lynn Kang Davis

Kaelyn, Danae and Karen hosted an intimate virtual Q & A for a select group of promising young leaders. Kaelyn moderated the time with Abby Lynn Kang Davis, a producer…
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October 10, 2020

Zoom Coffee Hour Summit with Local Chapter Directors

We were so grateful to have 20 of our Global Local Chapter Directors (LCDs) join us for our Zoom Coffee Hour Summit. We spent a quick 90 minutes getting to…
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October 5, 2020

Prayer Night

HPN's Karen and Kaelyn, along with prayer leaders who have been meeting virtually to pray since March, hosted the first VIRTUAL NIGHT OF PERSONAL PRAYER. Shun Lee Fong led worship…
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September 25, 2020

Young Leaders Happy Hour

Karen, Kaelyn and Virginia hosted another virtual "happy hour" for a group of young industry professionals over Zoom. It was an intimate, engaging time of connection, networking, and maybe a…
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August 21, 2020

Young Leaders Happy Hour

Karen and Kaelyn hosted a virtual "happy hour" for 30 young industry professionals over Zoom. It was a fun time of connection, networking, talking about how God is working in…
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August 7, 2020

First Fridays Actor Bible Study

Community and events coordinator (and actor!) Virginia Tucker hosts weekly virtual bible studies for actors during this time. Each bible study is a sweet time of encouragement and inspiration for…
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July 31, 2020

“Coffee Around the World” with Local Chapter Directors

We had a fabulous Zoom call with 12 of our Global Local Chapter Directors (LCDs) and it was a great time to meet, talk about what’s going on in our…
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July 26, 2020

Lake Avenue Sunday School Class

Karen Covell spoke to an adult Sunday School class at Lake Avenue Church in Pasadena, CA, about the Hollywood Prayer Network and serving God in the media industry. It was…
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July 25, 2020

Backyard Fellowship

Karen and Jim Covell are slowly introducing Dinners For Six again, and they are grateful to connect with some of the incredible friends in our industry in person, (in a…
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July 17, 2020

“Have a Mission Statement”

Karen had a great time teaching 16 women at THE WELL Zoom bible study on Friday, July 17th entitled, DISCOVER YOUR PURPOSE: Identify your personal mission and calling. She taught…
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June 27, 2020

Indie Film Workshop

We hosted a virtual workshop for young filmmakers to learn practical tools and spiritual insights on taking a film from concept to screen. The workshop was led by Spencer Folmar,…
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June 13, 2020

Emotional Health for Creatives

  Virginia Tucker hosted a virtual conversation with Brian Gillette of the School of Supernatural Ministry (SSM). Brian gave a talk on emotional health for creatives. Then participants were placed…
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June 3, 2020

Being a Christian in Film and TV

Community and events coordinator Virginia Tucker hosted a seminar with acting teacher (and HPN Local Chapter Director) Jency Hogan of Baton Rouge, LA. Virginia and Jency shared their wisdom with…
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May 30, 2020

How to Financially Survive & Thrive

HPN partnered with AbundantLifeU and financial and investment coach Kelvin Dickerson for a personal, virtual conversation about personal finance and biblical stewardship in a time of coronavirus. This provided practical…
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May 13, 2020


Founding director Karen Covell appeared on a virtual panel titled "secrets of the happiest people we know," for AbundantLifeU's #21DaysofHappy campaign.
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May 7, 2020

National Day of Prayer Virtual Gathering

We had 175 participants from around the world join 13 HPN staff and local prayer leaders for an amazing hour of worship and prayer for the entertainment industry – all…
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May 4, 2020

Young Leaders Zoom Prayer Meetings

  During the time of social distancing and coronavirus, our community and events coordinator, Virginia Tucker, started hosting a weekly Monday Zoom prayer meeting, specifically for Hollywood entertainment professionals. Our…
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April 22, 2020

Influence Women Online Webinar

On Thursday, April 16, founding director Karen Covell got a chance to encourage women virtually by joining the Influence Women Online Webinar. You can watch the full webinar, including Karen…
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March 10, 2020

Stonecroft (Phoenix, AZ)

HPN founding director Karen Covell got to speak five times to large groups of women, about how to share the love of God with others.
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March 3, 2020

J Bomb Six-Week Class

On Monday, March 3rd, Karen Covell started a new session of her 6-week J BOMB class in her home, based on the book of the same name by herself and…
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February 19, 2020

Galentine’s Brunch

HPN hosted a handful of industry professionals for a morning of prayer and encouragement, as well as an inspiring talk by independent filmmaker Alexandra Boylan. These ladies walked away having…
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February 8, 2020

Modern Prophetic Advance Conference

HPN founding director Karen Covell spoke at Shawn Bolz's conference on how to hear God's voice in your sphere of influence and daily life. Karen spoke about how God gave…
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February 6, 2020

Oscars Prayer Walk

Over 40 HPN members gathered at Hollywood & Highland mall to walk the red carpet and pray specifically for the actors, people behind the scenes, the films and issues involved…
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January 18, 2020

Art+Restoration: A Day at the Getty

HPN hosted a gathering at the Getty Museum for any industry professional desiring spiritual peace and restoration. Over fifty guests in Hollywood's creative community joined us at The Getty to…
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January 13, 2020

Wine, Cheese, and Soaking Prayer

On January 13th 2020, HPN hosted an evening of wine, cheese, and prayer for ministry leaders in L.A. to encourage them as they started their new year of ministry to…
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November 26, 2019

HPN Hollywood Chapter Dreamworks Prayer Walk

On Saturday, Nov. 23rd 2019, the HPN Hollywood local chapter held a prayer walk around the Dreamworks studio lot. They gathered prayer requests from some HPN members who work there,…
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October 18, 2019

Pizza & Prayer with HPN Young Leaders

HPN hosted an evening of food, fellowship, and an amazing time of listening prayer at the beautiful home of a generous HPN member. About 20 HPN members of our young…
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September 14, 2019

HPN Hollywood Chapter: NBC Universal Prayer Walk

The Hollywood local chapter held a prayer walk at NBC Universal Studios. It was an incredible time of prayer with community for the entertainment industry!
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July 26, 2019

HPN Leaders’ BBQ: Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

HPN hosted a summer backyard BBQ for our young professionals and leaders community. It was a fun time of making friends, strengthening our community of young entertainment professionals, and talking…
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May 18, 2019

Raising a Family in Hollywood

The Covell and Batali families hosted a gathering and conversation at the Batalis' home about raising a family while working as Christians in the entertainment industry. The parents and their…
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May 2, 2019

National Day of Prayer 2019

On May 2, National Day of Prayer 2019, HPN and 9t5 Ministries held an event in Hollywood at LA Castle Studios. Over 100 Christian entertainment professionals gathered for prayer, worship,…
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March 18, 2019

Leadership Study on “The J Bomb”

From Feb. 4th–Mar. 18th, HPN hosted a 6-week class taught by Karen and Jim Covell using their book The J Bomb. It was an invitation-only leadership study for a select group…
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October 17, 2018

Hollywood Arise: Oct. 12-14, 2018

Hollywood Arise was miraculous during the weekend of Oct. 12-14. That Sunday night at midnight concluded 72 hours of prayer and worship for the entertainment industry as hundreds of people…
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July 28, 2018

Summer Fellowship Breakfast

HPN hosted a fellowship breakfast for experienced young Christians in the entertainment industry. It was held at the Batalis' home, and about 35 people attended to share a meal and…
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May 11, 2018

LEGACY: An Evening of Story and Prayer

On May 3rd, 2018, over 450 Christian entertainment professionals gathered on a CBS television sound stage for LEGACY: An Evening of Story and Prayer. LEGACY was an opportunity to hear…
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March 25, 2018

2018 Culture Care Salon: Makoto Fujimura

This was an intimate gathering of about 30 industry professionals, artists, and influencers presented by the Brehm Center and HPN. With presentations and discussion led by Clover Zhou, Christian Gonzalez,…
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May 12, 2017

Legacy: An Evening of Honor & Prayer

LEGACY: An Evening of Honor and Prayer was an amazing gathering of Hollywood professionals. On May 4th, 2017, we prayed for many issues related to to the entertainment industry and…
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February 23, 2017

Oscar’s Prayer Walk 2017

Thursday, February 23rd 7:30-9pm Meet at Kelly's Coffee and Fudge at Hollywood & Highland 6801 Hollywood Blvd. LA, CA 90028     HPN & Act One had an incredible Oscar's prayer…
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October 20, 2016

World Prayer Conference

Karen Covell at the World Prayer Conference in October 2016.
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April 17, 2016

Fast & Prayer Week

We hope you all joined us for our WEEK OF FASTING AND PRAYER for Hollywood and the global entertainment industry from APRIL 10-16th, the week leading into Easter Sunday. I also…
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February 26, 2016

Oscar’s Prayer Walk 2016

Join Act One & Hollywood Prayer Network for an Oscar’s Prayer Walk around the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood! Thursday, February 25th at 7:30 – 9:00pm Meet at Kelly’s Coffee &…
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January 30, 2016

36th Annual Prayer Breakfast

The 36th Annual Bakersfield Prayer Breakfast was a success. Our very own Karen Covell was the keynote speaker at the event. The purpose of this annual event is to bring…
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June 13, 2015

LA Neighborhood Prayer Walks Launch Party

LA Neighborhood Prayer Walks Launch Party Come to the HPN Neighborhood Prayer Walk Launch Party – Saturday, June 13th, 11:00am – 12:30pm.  We would love to have you  lead a…
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May 1, 2015

National Day of Prayer 2015

The Hollywood Prayer Network is co-hosting this year’s National Day of Prayer along with Favour Events and the Peggy Beatrice Foundation! Pastors from Mosaic, Oasis Church, Saddleback LA, Hope in the…
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February 1, 2015

Hollywood Honors Event 2015

HOLLYWOOD HONORS “Bringing Generations Together in Prayer” We are so grateful for a wonderful evening of celebration of a mighty representation of some of Hollywood’s great Christian professionals in all…
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April 28, 2014

Hollywood Prayer Network Gathers the Entertainment Community for Prayer this Thursday at CBS Television, Studio City

This Thursday, May 1st is the National Day of Prayer in America and the Hollywood Prayer Network is gathering the entertainment community to come together on Soundstage 2 at CBS Television, Studio…
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March 2, 2010

Regent University Missions Trip – 2010

A missions trip was organized for a small group consisting of students and faculty of Regent University, hosted in Hollywood by Karen Covell and Caren Bream of HPN. The trip…
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April 16, 2005

Hollywood: Mine Field or Mission Field – 2005

Karen presented “Hollywood: Mine Field or Mission Field” at the Word of Grace Church in Mesa, AZ.
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August 5, 2004

Daystar TV Interview – 2004

Karen and Jim Covell were interviewed about the Hollywood Prayer Network on Daystar TV’s show Celebration based in Dallas, TX.
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May 21, 2004

Affecting Culture Through Prayer – 2004

Hollywood Prayer Network L.A. and D.C. sponsored “Affecting Culture Through Prayer: A Powerful Prayer Gathering Professionals in Government and Entertainment”, an event held in Washington D.C. A discussion and prayer…
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August 6, 2001

Book Interview with KJSL – 2001

Karen Covell was a guest for “Shakin’ the Salt With Dr. Debra Peppers” on the KJSL radio station in St. Louis, MO. There she talked about her upcoming book, The…