Military

8 Things Christians Can Do for Veterans

By Bruce Ashford   •   November 11, 2019 This post was originally published in November 2016. It is appropriate to read this month as the United States observes Veterans Day. On November 11, 1918, the world celebrated the Treaty of Versailles. This treaty signaled the end of World War 1, a war in which “civilized” Westerners had remained in …

2016 Military Marriage Retreats

We have been blessed to host military marriage retreats at The Cove for the past several years, and one of the best parts is that the retreats are free to these wonderful couples serving our country! Donors have generously given so that the program, meals, and lodging  for any active-duty service-member (Guard & Reserve too) and their spouse …

PRAYER NOTE: FEBRUARY

We hope that you will enjoy our “prayer note” — an internal communication, here at The Cove, created each month to remind and encourage our staff to pray.  We will share these with you at the beginning of each month in hopes that, you too, will be encouraged. By Donna Riesen Pray without ceasing. (1 Thessalonians …

Saturday Snapshot

Over 100 military couples are enjoying rest and renewal at The Cove this weekend for a military marriage retreat. We are blessed to serve these special people. Are you active-duty, Guard or Reserve military? We’d like you to come to The Cove and it won’t cost you a penny once you get here. Click here …

What’s Happening at The Cove – MAY 2015

“From the rising of the sun to its setting, the name of the Lord is to be praised!” Psalm 113:3  Make plans to join us next month at The Cove!  We’ve got something for everyone and we would be honored to serve you on your visit!  Check out our schedule for the month of May …

Saturday Snapshot

111 wounded veterans, some with PTSD and traumatic brain injuries, and their spouses  were encouraged and challenged while attending the Operation Heal Our Patriots reunion here at The Cove earlier this month. Click here to watch a recap video of the weekend and to read a full story of all that took place. Would you like to …

What’s Happening at The Cove – March 2015

One of the many hiking trails at The Cove “For behold, the winter is past; the rain is over and gone. The flowers appear on the earth, the time of singing has come, and the voice of the turtle dove is heard in our land.” Song of Solomon 2:11-12 Come experience the Lord’s Majesty at …

What’s Happening at The Cove – February 2015

Do you have big plans for this new year?  We would love to be part of that plan.  As Jesus invited his disciples, we invite you to “Come away by yourselves to a secluded place and rest a while.”  The Cove was designed to be a place to get away from the daily demands of life and hear …

2015 Military Marriage Retreats

It’s our turn to serve you. We want to support you and your marriage at The Cove by providing a FREE retreat for any active-duty service-member (Guard & Reserve too) and their spouse. You will enjoy the quiet seclusion of our mountain retreat, complete with winding trails, well appointed rooms, and celebrated cuisine. Most importantly, …

Honoring Our Veterans

The Cove wants to honor all of those who have so bravely served our Country. We thank God for our Veterans! Cove Bible Verse for Week of November 10Saturday Snapshot