What is Happening This Week 2/19-2/23/20

 

Chili Cook-Off
Saturday, February 22
6:00 pm in the Covenant Center
Enter your best chili or soup in the competition, and vote (with $) for your favorites! If you are entering the competition, please arrive at 5:30 pm to set up. Proceeds will benefit Holy Covenant’s People In Need Fund.

 

Weekly Schedule

Wednesday, 19th
6:30 PM Covenant Carillons-sanctuary
7:00 PM ECDP Board-CC210
7:30 PM Adult Choir -Choir Rm
Thursday, 20th
1:30 PM ECDP Chapel-sanctuary
6:30 PM ReFit-CC
7:00 PM Finance-CC210
7:30 PM Trustees-CC215
Friday, 21st
3:00 PM – 9:00 PM BSA Pack 693 Blue & Gold Banquet-CC
Saturday, 22nd
9:00 AM C.O.D.A.-202EB
6:00 PM Chili Cook-Off-CC
Sunday, 23rd
Transfiguration Sunday
9:00 AM Sunday School for All Ages
10:30 AM WORSHIP SERVICE
12:15 PM UMYF: EB201-205

Scripture for Sunday,February 23:
Exodus 24:12-18
2 Peter 1:16-21
Matthew 17:1-9
If you would like to follow daily readings, they are listed here.

 

Sunday Highlights – February 23, Transfiguration Sunday
Acolyte:
Trevor Mundell

A/V:
Ryan Baumgardner

 

Highlights Next Week:
Ash Wednesday Worship
February 26
7 pm
Join us as Lent begins.

Dinner & Game Night
Friday, February 28
6 to 9 pm
Bring your family, friends and your favorite games. We will serve breakfast for dinner! We will have a love offering basket for any donations guests wish to give toward dinner. Contact holycovenantunit[email protected] with any questions.

Benefit Concert
Saturday, February 29 at 7 pm
Lovers Lane UMC
You are invited to a concert of Texas composers, vocalists and instrumentalists at Lovers Lane UMC. Members of the Holy Covenant Wesleyan Choir will be singing. There is no admission price, but an offering will be taken for The Grace Center Texas.

Have you turned in your pledge for 2020?
You may bring your pledge card to the church office, mail it in, place it in the offering plate on Sunday, or email Christine Perry to indicate what your pledge to Holy Covenant will be for 2020. Thank you for helping us plan our ministry budget for the coming year!

 

Register Now:
Summer Camps
Registration for Summer Camp is Open!!

Camp Dates:
(JH2) Jr High: July 13-17 (completing grades 6-8)
(CH4) Children’s Camp: July 20-24 (completing grades 3-5)

To register go to the following link:
https://www.bridgeportcamp.org/camp-schedule.html

It would be nice to have one adult representative from our church attend each camp. If this is something you are interested in attending, please contact Erin Shepardson [email protected].

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Highlights Outside Holy Covenant:
North Texas Conference BMCR Black History Month Celebration
Sunday, February 23
3 pm
Warren UMC
3028 S. Malcolm X Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75215
For over 50 years the Black Methodists For Church Renewal – BMCR has been raising leaders who will be advocates for the unique needs of African American people in The United Methodist Church. Locally, the North Texas Conference Black Methodist for Church Renewal UMC works with churches in the North Texas Conference of The United Methodist Church. Next week, the group will host worship to honor Black History Month. Join us for an afternoon celebrating Black History, with special guest Rev. David McGruder, Youth Pastor, Friendship West Baptist Church.