• COVENANT: 43 YEARS OF BEING A ‘BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATERS!

    Note from Pastor J R for Sunday, February 18, 2024 This Sunday is the “First Sunday in Lent.”  The liturgical color is “purple.”   At Covenant we […]

  • LISTEN TO HIM

    NOTE FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2024 Sunday is TRANSFIRGURATOIN SUNDAY, reading this, you may have noticed that the actions and behavior of fundamentalist […]

  • MOUNT UP ON WINGS LIKE EAGLES

    NOT E FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2024       Today is the Fifth Sunday after The Epiphany, but it is also the First […]

  • RADICAL WELCOMER” OR “STUMBLING BLOCK” WHICH ARE YOU

    NOTE FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 28, 2024  This Sunday is the “Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany.”  I was honored to preach Cornerstone MCC […]

  • WHEN YOU FEEL LIKE A NOBODY, GOING NOWHERE

    NOTE FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2024  This Sunday will be the “Second Sunday after The Epiphany;” and of course, is also […]

  • ARISE, SHINE, FOR YOUR LIGHT HAS COME FOR 2024

    NOTE FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, JANUARY 7, 2024            Happy New Year, as I pen my first Pastor’s Note of 2024. I invite you […]

  • WAITING; FULL OF JOY

    NOTE FROM PASTOR JR FOR “PINK” SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2023           This Sunday is the Third Sunday of Advent; also, liturgically known as “Gaudete” Sunday.  In Latin, “Gaudete” means “rejoice.”  It […]

  • ADVENT 2 – WAITING WITH PEACE

    NOTE FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2023  This Sunday is the Second Sunday in Advent.  The assigned text from Isaiah and Mark […]

  • ADVENT 1 – WAITING IN HOPE

    NOTE FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2023 This Sunday is the “First Sunday of Advent.”  Liturgically, it’s the first Sunday of the new […]

  • CHOOSE THE FEAST OF THANKSGIVING FAITH OVER FEAR!

    NOTE FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2023  This week, the 13th Sunday of Kingdomtide, is also the Sunday before Thanksgiving. So, on behalf of […]