Next Week at Covenant

We can begin to prepare our hearts by studying and meditating on God’s Word. On Sunday November 3rd, Dr. Watkins will be preaching from 2 Corinthians 13: 14, “A Trinitarian Blessing.”

*Sunday Oct. 27th we will have a guest Pastor from Haiti.

 

COVENANT ANNOUNCEMENTS 

Covenant will host the fall meeting of our Presbytery THIS weekend, beginning Thursday, October 24th.  Included in the weekend are several functions which our members are welcome and encouraged to attend:

On Thursday evening  at 7 pm, there will be a presentation in the Sanctuary on the work of OPC Regional Home Missionaries, who are pastors tasked specifically with helping presbyteries plant churches.

On Friday evening, there will be a “Taco Bar” dinner at 6 pm in the Fellowship Hall, followed by a worship service in the Sanctuary at 7 pm, where we will install Dr. John Fesko as a professor of Church history at Reformed Theological Seminary in Jackson, MS. 

REFORMATION SERVICE– In celebration of Reformation Sunday, Oct. 27th, there will be a joint “Reformation Service”  held in the evening at Redemption OPC in Gainesville.  Please join us.

LADIES BOOK STUDY The women’s ministry team will be starting a women’s bible study in September. During this time of fellowship they will be reading/discussing the book, (A)Typical Women by Abigail Dodds. There are two different meeting times offered in the church Fellowship Hall, November 5th at 6 pm and November 6th at 10 am. For more details please contact Michelle Lewis.

LADIES CONFERENCE mark your calendars now for Saturday, January 11th, 2020-the third annual Presbytery of the South Women’s Conference!  Held from 9:30-3 at Reformed Theological Seminary in Oviedo and hosted by Reformation OPC-Oviedo, we’ll hear from Emily Dixhoom on “Providence and Contentment.”  

NEW HORIZONS SUBSCRIPTION-We’d like for all of our members to receive the official publication of the OPC, New Horizons Magazine.  If you’re not currently on the mailing list, please email Brett Caruso at bcaruso@covenant-opchurch.org.

NEW EVENING SERIES- Pastor Eric will begin a new series from John 17 called “The High Priestly Prayer of Christ” during the evening service. Please join us if you are able.

COVENANT YOUTH GROUP will be meeting on Wednesday, October 23rd from 6:30 – 8 pm in the Fellowship Hall. Drinks and snacks will be provided.

COMMUNITY GROUPS meet regularly in locations across the area; we’d love to connect you! A complete list is included in the “Staff and Leadership List,” available at the narthex book table. You can also find information on the church website or by contacting Pastor Bill Hobbs: 850-509-1321 or 2gryhnds@gmail.com

MEMBERSHIP – To schedule a membership interview, please see Pastor Eric.

STAFF & LEADERSHIP LIST—A complete listing of our staff and ministry leaders is available on the narthex book table.

VOLUNTEERS-There are many small services with which we need help (nursery, ushering, greeting, etc.). Please be in touch with Wendy McCloud if you are interested in helping with these things as we seek to do them well. If you have talents in landscaping, maintenance or other areas, please feel free to let our Admin Assistant, Brett Caruso, know.

For a full church calendar showing all our regular weekly gatherings, click HERE.