Hope in Reconciliation

Blog Post for Sunday, August 20, 2017 How do we find healing, hope and reconciliation with relationships that are difficult or seemingly broken? In the gospel accounts, Jesus makes the claim that the entire Mosaic Law of the Old Testament (the Ten Commandments, everything in Deuteronomy and Leviticus, etc.) is fulfilled in two very simple ways:… Continue Reading

ONE Service Sunday :: August 13, 2017

Blog Post for Sunday, August 13, 2017 Hello, CCCov Church Family! Our family had a great and restful time on our vacation, and were able to make it to two different family reunions in two different parts of the country – all the while keeping our sanity and humor intact ☺. We have definitely missed seeing… Continue Reading

Hope Anticipated: What Christ Offers in the Future

Blog Post for Sunday, July 2, 2017 Heaven is not a “place” we go to when we die – heaven is a person we get to be with! How does that statement strike you? Often times when Christians talk about the future prospects of going to “heaven when they die”, they speak of heaven as a… Continue Reading

Hope Restored: What Christ Offers in the Present

Blog Post for Sunday, June 25, 2017 What is the nature of the relationship with God that Christ offers us in the present? How do we experience this? We are in a new sermon series called “Our Blessed Hope: Jesus, the Future and You.” This series will focus on the promised return of Jesus and the… Continue Reading

Hope Shattered: Hope in Suffering

Blog Post for Sunday, June 18, 2017 How is hope sustained in the midst of the temptations, tribulations and trials of this life? Last week we launched a new sermon series called “Our Blessed Hope: Jesus, the Future and You.” This series will focus on the promised return of Jesus and the hope which that gives… Continue Reading

Hope Given: The Relationship We Were Made For

Blog Post for Sunday, June 11, 2017 How can Christ be both absent and present in this world and in our lives at the same time? Last week we concluded our post-Easter series called “Brave New World” in which we were looking at the way in which the resurrection of Jesus literally changes everything about the… Continue Reading

A Brave New World: A New Community

Blog Post for Sunday, June 4, 2017 What is the new community that Jesus calls us to be a part of? This Sunday we will wrap up our post-Easter series called “A Brave New World.” Since Easter, we have been examining the way in which the resurrection of Jesus has birthed a new kind of “world”… Continue Reading

A Brave New World: Jesus Gives Us New Heart

Blog Post for Sunday, May 21, 2017 There’s a song that came out a few years ago by Ben Rector titled “When A Heart Breaks’”in which he records the sad reality by which most of us live. That is, we are content to live how we want, doing what we want to, and we only need… Continue Reading

A Brave New World: Jesus Gives Us New Power

Blog Post for Sunday, May 14, 2017 What is the promised “power” Jesus gives us? As we continue our series exploring the “Brave New World” that we are now living in thanks to the resurrection of Jesus, I want to focus our attention on the promise that Jesus makes to His disciples (and to us!) concerning… Continue Reading