Confirmation Classes Resuming on October 11

Confirmation classes resume on Sunday, October 11th, at 5:00 pm at the church. The class will be team taught by Pastor Scott. You will receive your new Journals, focusing on the Old Testament, at the first class. Please keep Nick Beck and Isabella Gengler (and Pastor Scott) in your prayers!

October Youth Group

Working with the youth group this year Laura Winoski, Shari Pekarovic and Pastor Scott. We are excited to start another year of youth group and hope it will be filled with fun, helping others and continuing to grow in our faith journey. This is a particularity exciting year because we have nine students in youth group and seven are eligible …

October Message from Pastor Scott – “A Good Place for a U Turn”

If we had a dime from every car that does a u-turn in our parking lot we would have more than enough money to pay to replace the amp on the organ that we approved during the congregational meeting last Sunday! Perhaps I am guilty of a bit of hyperbole here, but you would be surprised by the number of …

October Hilltop Preschool and Daycare Update

It is hard to believe that we are already a full month into the new school year and that fall is officailly here! October is going to be a busy month here at Hilltop with lots of fun events planned for the kids here at Hilltop. As a thank you to all our parents for entrusting us with the care …

Text Talk at Covenant Village

Join us at Covenant Village on most Wednesday mornings, at 10:30 am, Pastor Scott leads “Text Talk”. People gather at the Stromberg apartment, #104, and spend some time reviewing the Scripture readings for the upcoming week. In the Sunday bulletin the Scripture readings for the next week are listed so it is easy to read them ahead of time and …

Cookie Walk VIII Coming Soon!

Cookie Walk VIII is a mere 9+ weeks away! The Cookie Walk will be our last opportunity in 2017 to help build the coffers that will enable our youth to attend Camp Squanto next summer and CHIC in 2018. “2018! That’s not so far away!” If all the youth that will be eligible to go in 2018 actually do choose …

Pick of the Litter

October 21st! This is a very visible form of Evangelism and Outreach and greatly appreciated by the folks that frequent the park! We have had a faithful group of helpers this summer and some new folks who have joined us also. Many hands make the tasks go quicker and smoother! In fact, we’ve finished our cleaning in just an hour! …

Update of Houston ECC churches

People all across the nation are asking “How can we help people in Houston who are suffering the effects of Hurricane Harvey? Specifically, how can we help our Covenant friends in Houston?” First… a short update from our Houston ECC pastors and churches. Second…some practical ways we can help. _________________________________________________________ Update of Houston ECC churches: All Houston ECC churches have …

Children’s Church

Children’s Church is in full swing with Ms. Mel, the head teacher in our four-year-old classroom in the preschool. Following the Children’s Message, and before the Pastor’s Message, children through grade 2 may go downstairs with Ms. Mel for a special time planned for them. They should be picked up downstairs after worship. On Communion Sundays the children return to …

125th Celebration

Dessert Reception Call for Bakers! The 125th Anniversary celebration weekend will kick off on Saturday, September 23, with a dessert reception following the evening’s presentation on the history of the church. The sub-committee planning the reception needs volunteers to bake some specific goodies for the party. We especially would like cookie bars of various kinds. Don’t like to make bars? …