A Note From Our Pastors

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Earlier in the summer, I asked for input into the idea of changing the worship time at Covenant to have a single service in the summer, rather than continuing our two worship times. The results were interesting. Most people did not express any opinion. However, the opinions of those expressing......Read More.

If you just landed on planet Earth from some distant galaxy you might think we are celebrating a New Year. September is a month of new beginnings in so many ways. All around us schools are reopening after a summer break. Students, from college age to nursery school, are starting......Read More.

Sometimes good words and thoughts become laden with excess baggage. We lose sight of the original meaning of powerful words. This Sunday we will deal with just such a phrase uttered by Jesus when he said, "You must be born again." What did he mean? Did he have in mind......Read More.

This week we continue our sermon series "Dare to Dream." In our first week Pastor Kevin encouraged you to dream, in fact to dream big God-sized dreams. In the second week I encouraged you to understand and live into your birthright, to live into the mission that God created you......Read More.

For the past two years, Covenant Church has been working more closely with C.C. Hancock, our sister United Methodist Church in Springfield. We have held joint picnics and worship services. We have engaged in pulpit exchanges and discussed ways we can enhance each other’s ministries. As a result, the pastors......Read More.

Most of us are masters at making excuses. You know the response, "I would, BUT . . ." This is not a new phenomenon: the Bible is full of people who gave God a "big but." Moses did it, the prophets did it, at times even the disciples did it.......Read More.