HOW TO DEAL WITH SUFFERING

NOTE FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2021  This Sunday is the Eighth Sunday of Kingdomtide.  2021 had been an unusual year for me beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.  It began with the burial of my brother, Larry.  Also, for Birmingham, AL, where I live, it has been extraordinarily wet.  A July 19,...

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FOR ALL THE SAINTS WHO FROM THEIR LABOR’S REST

This Sunday is “ALL SAINT’S DAY.” We will set aside a moment to remember “Our Great Cloud of Witnesses.” Most all of us have had special persons that impacted our lives for the better. They have finished their earthly journey and transitioned to being part of our great cloud of...

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NOTE FROM PASTOR JR FOR SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2019

“All Saints Sunday” will be observed at Covenant this Sunday closest to “All Saint’s Day,” November 1st. In Christian Churches, All Saints observance is a day of commemorating saints, “known and unknown,” who are now part of our great cloud of witnesses. I like the fact that this day recognizes...

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