A Note From Our Pastors

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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.

This Sunday we'll continue our sermon series Dare to Dream, which is all about Creating a God-sized Mission Statement for Your Life. This week's message will focus on "Discovering Your Birthright," or what were you were actually born to do - the task God had in mind for you even......Read More.

As I write this, we are in the midst of preparing for tonight's Holy Thursday service, where we'll focus on how Jesus served his friends by washing their feet. We'll remember how he served the first communion to all 12 disciples, including the one who would betray him and the......Read More.