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Verse for the Week: John 14:6

Our verse for the week comes from John 14:6. “Jesus said to him, ‘I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me‘” (NKJV). As you head into your week, remember that in every situation, He is the way! He is truth! He will give you life. …

Preparing Your Heart for Prayer

  Preparing Your Heart For Prayer and Following in His Footsteps By: Donna Riesen “Sometimes I’m asked to list the most important steps in preparing for an evangelistic mission, and my reply is always the same: prayer…prayer…prayer.” —Billy Graham PAVE THE WAY WITH LOVE The Apostle Paul often used the “walk” metaphor in his letters …

Weekly Bible Verse: Galatians 2:20

Our weekly bible verse comes from Galatians 2:20: ” I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. ” (NIV) As we go …

Saturday Snapshot: Lisa Harper at The Cove

We are launching into this weekend with an amazing women’s event led by Lisa Harper! Lisa started her career with six years as the director of Focus on the Family’s national women’s ministry where she created the popular Renewing the Heart conferences, attended by almost 200,000 women, followed by six years as the women’s ministry director at …

Weekly Bible Verse: Ephesians 5

Our verse of the week comes from Ephesians. “Therefore be imitators of God as dear children. And walk in love, as Christ also has loved us and given Himself for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet-smelling aroma. ” (Ephesians 5: 1-2, NKJV) Click here for a schedule of seminar, concerts, and …

Mercy and Grace: We Need Both

Mercy and Grace: We Need Both! By: Will Graham Grace and mercy. Mercy and grace. Two terms that are often used interchangeably. They go hand-in-hand, but there is indeed a difference. Mercy is not getting what you do deserve.Grace, conversely, is getting something you don’t deserve. Picture this: You’re racing down the road, handily breaking …

Weekly Bible Verse: Isaiah 64:8

“Yet you, Lord, are our Father. We are the clay, you are the potter; we are all the work of your hand.” (Isaiah 64:8)  As we go through our week, may we be reminded that we are in His hands. The hands of God.  He is working on growing us, shaping us, and molding us to be …

Weekly Bible Verse: 2 Corinthians 4: 7-10

Our weekly verse comes from 2 Corinthians 4:7-10: “But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us.  We are hard pressed on every side,but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair;  persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed. We always carry around in our body the death of …

Saturday Snapshot: Samaritan’s Purse

We had a wonderful week at The Cove with some great weather! The rain finally stopped and the sun came out! It was just beautiful! One of our guest groups this week was Samaritan’s Purse. They arrived mid-week and are hosting their staff and volunteer retreat here. They brought with them ” Feel the Fury”.  …

Weekly Bible Verse: John 15

 “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.  Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.  You are my friends if you do what I command you. No longer do I call you servants, for the servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have called …