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Stuck and Without Hope?

Are you stuck?  Have you been betrayed? Have you been let down?  Do you feel like you have no hope?  Watch here as Chip Ingram delivers you a special invitation to join him at The Cove next month to learn how to find hope in Christ.    Join Chip Ingram at The Cove, in Asheville, …

Gary Thomas to Teach on the Names of God

Gary Thomas, award-winning author, probably best known for Sacred Marriage, will teach us here at The Cove later this month about knowing the Object of our worship. Read below, as he explains why it is important to know the names of God. We live in a self-important society. We take personality tests. We use social …

Church Staff Retreat with Stuart and Jill Briscoe

  Pastors and church staff members need inspiration… they need renewal… they need connection… and… they need education. Would you agree? There is HOPE!  And we can help! Join Stuart and Jill Briscoe on August 16-17th for their Church Staff Retreat at The Cove, titled, We Believe, Therefore We Are: How Church Becomes Something We Are, Rather …

Being Jesus’ Disciple Today…

What does it mean to be Jesus’ disciple today?  Dr. John Munro, native of Scotland and Senior Pastor of Calvary Church in Charlotte, invites you to join him for a time of instruction and renewal at The Cove in Asheville, NC, where you can explore what the Great Commission means to YOU today. Join Dr. John Munro for …

A Christmas Wish Granted…

By Trevor Freeze It’s the beginning of December and the wracking of brains begins. What do we get mom and dad for Christmas? Another tie? Sweater? Movie passes? Weed eater? For the Stevens family, the decision of what to get the folks for Christmas has become a whole lot easier. “They know we love to …

Insight Into an ‘Intense’ Week at The Cove

Mark Yarbrough, Vice President for Communications, Associate Academic Dean, and Assistant Professor of Bible Exposition at Dallas Theological Seminary, will be leading an Intensive Bible Training seminar (IBT) at the Cove on June 18-22.  As some of you may have questions on what this seminar may include, we thought we would share a very helpful …

GUEST POST: God’s Example…

By Neil Anderson In the vast ocean of eternity there was a tidal wave of time that began with the incarnation of Christ and ended with His crucifixion. God stepped out of eternity into time in order that we might step out of time into eternity. His example set the bar so high that human …

A Message from Will Graham

I recently accepted the position of executive director of the Billy Graham Training Center at The Cove in Asheville, N.C. This transition in responsibility is extremely personal to me, specifically because of the way that my grandparents, Billy and Ruth Graham, are completely ingrained in the fabric of this wonderful place. Decades ago, God gave …

GUEST POST: Reflections of a Quickly Beating Heart

By Mike Blackaby I’ve always hated hospitals. Don’t get me wrong, I’m glad they exist, and we would be in trouble without them. But there is just not much I enjoy about the whole hospital experience. In particular, I have always been terrified of needles. Several years ago, I was rushed to the emergency room …

GUEST POST: Seven BILLION Souls

By Ron Hutchcraft I was just doing the math. At one point in time, we had one grandchild. I couldn’t believe my wife was old enough to be a grandmother! But then – within a matter of years, that one has become eight grandchildren! But that’s nothin’. In that same period of time, a billion …