What is Happening This Week 2/5-2/9/2020

 

Apostles’ Creed Class
Sunday, February 9
2:00 pm
Room 211
Join Pastor Carol as she explains the origin and importance of this statement of faith.

 

Weekly Schedule

Wednesday, 5th
6:30 PM Covenant Carillons-sanctuary
7:30 PM Adult Choir -Choir Rm
Thursday, 6th
12:00 PM 4H-CC211, EB202
1:30 PM ECDP Chapel-sanctuary
6:00 PM Advocates for Justice & Peace-CC210
6:30 PM ReFit-CC
Saturday, 8th
9:00 AM C.O.D.A.-202EB
5:00 PM Harvey’s Kids-CC Gym
Sunday, 9th
9:00 AM Sunday School for All Ages
10:30 AM WORSHIP SERVICE
12:15 PM UMYF: EB201-205
2:00 PM Apostles’ Creed Class-CC211

Scripture for Sunday,February 9:
Isaiah 58:1-9a
1 Corinthians 2:1-12
Matthew 5:13-20
If you would like to follow daily readings, they are listed here.

 

Sunday Highlights – February 9, Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany
Acolyte:
Eliza Hunsaker

A/V:
Cory Bowes

 

Highlights Next Week:

Valentine’s Parents’ Night Out
Friday, February 14
6 to 11 pm
Ages Infant to 5th Grade
The Girl Scouts will offer a Parents’ Night Out on Valentine’s Day evening. The girls will be working on their Babysitting badges (adults will be overseeing). Reservations are required by noon on Wednesday, February 12. You may drop off and pick up your child any time during the designated hours. Cost is $10 per child. Pizza will be provided. Please bring food for your child if they have dietary restrictions. Please Register Here.

 

New Book Study
“Half Truths” by Adam Hamilton
Starting February 16
9 am in Room 213
Join us!

Mat Making
Sunday, February 16
3 pm in Room 211
Learn to make sleeping mats out of plastic bags!

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.htm

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 erin@shepardson.us.

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Highlights Outside Holy Covenant:
Immigration Summit
February 9 from 3-5:30 pm
Lovers Lane UMC
The Immigration Summit, an event designed and sponsored by the North Texas Conference, will feature the testimonies of UM immigration advocates and preaching by Bishop Michael McKee. There will be breakout sessions designed to equip you to take humanitarian and legislative action.
Register Here