Power of Prayer

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 …

Pastor Saeed Abedini Finds Rest at The Cove

Many of you have asked how Pastor Saeed Abedini is since his release from imprisonment in Iran.  It has been a pleasure to host him here at The Cove for a much needed time of rest and a chance to reconnect with family. While here, Saeed told Franklin Graham that “he is not angry and he is …

NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER

Today is National Day of Prayer. Please join us in prayer for our nation, our nation’s leaders and our military. “Heavenly Father, We come to You in the Name that is above every name—Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior. Our hearts cry out to You. Knowing that You are a prayer-answering, faithful God—the One we …

Looking Up: A Place of Prayer

The Chatlos Memorial Chapel Written by Donna Riesen,  Program Communications Assistant On a misty, overcast Friday morning in early April I walk the wide gravel path up to the Chapel. Pausing just outside the doors of heavy black walnut I read again the Scripture carved into a heavy stone mounted to the right of the …

National Day of Prayer

Today is National Day of Prayer. Please join us in prayer for each and every person in this world, for our national and local government and for our military.  How can we pray for you? “Our world today desperately hungers for hope, and yet uncounted people have almost given up. There is despair and hopelessness …

Mapping Out God’s Will For Your Life

By Joy Allmond: As with many, personal crisis forced Christine Wyrtzen to become passionate about prayer. At yesterday’s Women’s Day Away at The Cove, her hope was to make that passion contagious by showing other women how to pray more effectively. 15 years ago, her mother was dying of cancer, and Christine began to capture …

Behind The Scenes…Intercessory Prayer at The Cove

We are blessed to have over 100 volunteers at The Cove.  From helping you find a seat in the auditorium, to guiding you on a tour in our Chapel and Visitor’s Center, to praying over our guest’s and visitor’s prayer requests, these faithful servants play a vital role in our ministry.  Pam is a volunteer at …

The Power of Prayer and Surrender

God is always at work in our lives.  Do we see it…in good times and bad? Do we take time to thank our Creator for the blessings of each and every day?  Do we praise Him in all circumstances?  Do we surrender everything to Him?  A couple from Kernersville, NC knows a thing or two about surrender …