2018 Southwest District Leadership Development - On Saturday, February 3rd, 9:00am - 1:00pm at Christ UMC, Sugarland, TX. All laity and clergy are invited, register HERE . Bishop Jones will be participating in the Opening Worship.
Harvey Recovery Work Days - Mark your calendars for February 1-3rd, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Work groups are now forming; no experience necessary! Those of you in our Recovery database will receive details via email. Feel free to email Nancy Hvizdos to be included in these communications email@example.com. If your Sunday School class would like to sponsor a lunch by making sandwiches or drop off some homemade goodies to snack on, please send an email as well. These are appreciated more than you can imagine!
Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University - The spring session of Financial Peace University will begin on Wednesday, January 31st at 6:30pm in Room 209, upstairs in the education building. To order materials and make your reservation, click HERE. This class is facilitated by Arnold England; for more information or questions you may contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chili Cook Off * Saturday, January 27th! - The teams will be here beginning at 8:00am to check in, then throughout the morning they will prep and cook some delicious chili recipes At12:00pm all chili will be ready to sample by all! Bring the family and have some fun!
Walk to Emmaus - The "Walk to Emmaus" is a 3 day retreat that deepens a person's relationship with Christ and creates enthusiastic disciples to work in God's kingdom. If you are interested in attending a walk, please contact Katie Poploski at email@example.com. The next men's walk is February 15-18th and the next women's walk is February 22-25th. There are also walks in April and October.
Young at Heart Trip - The Young at Heart will visit the Buffalo Soldiers Museum in Houston onFriday, January 26th followed by lunch at Treebeards. Sign up in yourSunday School class or with trip hosts Bill & Sheila Bradford, 281-579-9834.
Hope Impacts Breakfast - All are invited to to attend breakfast and worship on Saturday, February 3rd from 9:00am-11:00am right here at Holy Covenant! The group meets in the back parking lot, behind the sanctuary. For questions or if you'd like to help serve, contact Kathy Fraser, 281-415-1046.
Upward Soccer - Calling all players between the ages of 4 years old (as of March 3rd) through 5th grade for the spring Upward Soccer season. Registration is open; cost is $80.00 per child. Forms can be found at the children's Sunday School sign in desk or in the foyer. Visit our website for updates and more information, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student Ministry Summer Intern Needed - The Student Ministry Summer Intern will assist the Youth Director in facilitating all youth activities and special events, including weekly programming and mission trips, and will assist in communication with students, parents and the church. The ideal candidate would be a junior or senior in college, studying to enter youth ministry though not required, and be able to commit for the majority of the summer. If you are interested or know of someone who would be, please email email@example.com.
Picking Up The Pieces from Hurricane Harvey - On Sunday, January 28th, Grace Fellowship UMC will be hosting an informal discussion covering practical financial and contractor issues for those impacted by Harvey. The time is 4:00-6:00pm. Seating is limited, register HERE. Grace Fellowship UMC, 2655 S. Mason Rd., Mansion Building, Katy, TX 77450.
Holy Covenant Men's Golf Event - Gentlemen, it's that time of year again. The tournament will be held at Rayburn Country Resort in East Texas. Cost for the event is $270.00 per man (including taxes) which includes 2 nights stay, breakfast, box lunch on Saturday, and 2 rounds of golf on Saturday and one on Sunday. There are 24 spots available and confirmation is needed by February 11th. For questions or to reserve your spot, email Dean Hery, firstname.lastname@example.org or 281.639.5842.
2018 New Leadership Training - If you are a new church leader this year, we will have a leadership training on Sunday, January 28th, 12:15-3:30pm in Covenant Hall. Lunch will be provided; please email email@example.com . If you have any food allergies or need child care that day.
Catch Your Breath - Hurricane Harvey Support Group - An integrative mind-body healing approach support group that will be held for 8 consecutive weeks on Thursday evenings beginning January 18th until March 8th, 7:00-9:00pm in The Gathering Place. Cost is free for anyone in Harris County who was directly impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Space is limited to 10 people. To make your reservation contact Brenda Henning, LPC at 832-212-0358 or Rev. Ken Richter at 281-900-4375. Funding provided by a generous grant from the Greater Houston Community Foundation for Hurricane Harvey Relief.
2018 Harvey Recovery - Katy/Bear Creek Mudding & Sheet-rocking: Please stop by Covenant Walk this Sunday (or just inside the narthex, if it's chilly outside) to add your name to the list if you're interested in helping out with this effort. You will then be emailed specifics for particular homes as work needs become available. Weekday and limited weekend shifts are available. No experience necessary. We will continue to partner with St. Peter's UMC as we go forward in 2018. Questions - contact Nancy Hvizdos firstname.lastname@example.org.
CDC Registration - Our Child Development Center has started registration for the 2018-2019 school year. Forms can be found outside of the CDC office in the Education Building, or online HERE. Registration ends January 11th. ALSO - WOW Science Camp returns in 2018! Save the date: June 11-15th, 9:00am-12:00pm for children age 3 through 5th grade. More details on that to come later.
Save The Date - February 13th - Fat Tuesday Pancake Supper and Parade - bring your family and friends for a night of fun, lots of beads, crafts, and who doesn't love breakfast for dinner???
Young At Heart Activities - Here are the Young At Heart activities coming up in the next few months .
Jan 26th - Buffalo Museum and Lunch – Houston – Dorothy Greenwood leader read more...
Feb 17noth - “Hello Dolly” at Crighton Theater and Dinner – Conroe – Dan & Suzanne Sherrill leaders read more...
Feb 21st - YAH monthly luncheon 11:45 – Covenant hall
Mar 16th - Heritage Village & Lunch – Woodville – Julia & Stan Oldham leaders read more...
Mar 21st - YAH monthly luncheon 11:45 – Covenant Hall
Worship Opportunity - Have you ever considered leading Children's time in worship? This is an opportunity to share truths from God's word. You get to hang out with people who laugh and play. It's a great combination! If you are interested, please contact Amy Garcia at email@example.com. There will be a training in September.
Altar Flowers - If you would like to purchase altar flowers in honor of an event or in memory of a loved one, contact Carol at 281.579.1200. Cost of an arrangement is $50.00 and you are weclome to take it home following the 11:00 worship service.
Care Team Ministry - “Lean on me when you are not strong…”
Holy Covenant, sometimes we all need someone to lean on. Who better than your church family! The Care Team has forms where you can list ways you can help or ways in which you need help. Remember, when we help one another we are both blessed! You can contact the Care Team by leaving a message in their mailbox in the church office, or by contacting Julia Oldham, 281.391.7668 or firstname.lastname@example.org.