FPC MIDWEEK: "First Press"
Worship with FPC Covington

Sunday Morning Worship
You are invited to worship with us on Sunday mornings:
Facebook Live and In-person at 11:00 am.

Acolyte Ministry
We are inviting all 2rd-grade children and up to participate in our NEW Acolyte Ministry!

What is an Acolyte?
Acolytes are worship leaders who are "light-bearers," symbolically bringing in the light of Christ into our worship experience.

Acolyte Training
10:00 am on August 1st in the Sanctuary!
High Five Prayer
Here is a Prayer Tool we talked about in Worship last Sunday!

Thumbs up! - Pray for those closest to you!

Pointer Finger - Pray for those who instruct us: our teachers!

Tallest Finger - Pray for our leaders!

Ring Finger - Pray for all who are sick!

Pinky - Make the "I" sign in sign language and pray for YOU!
Security Update at FPC
Church family,
In efforts to improve the security of our building we will be re-keying the exterior doors on August 9th. We will be implementing a new policy for checking out keys for our facility. Please contact info@fpccov.org if you need to check out a key! A reminder: We have a new Building Usage Form to be completed for all events at FPC! Thank you for your understanding.
Faith Formation Fall 2021
Children's Sunday School
Sunday School Room Downstairs
Teachers: Rotation Model
Interested in teaching?
email info@fpccov.org

Youth Sunday School
Bread and Butter
Teachers: Pam and Jim Stillerman

Adult Sunday School
Sunday School Room
Teachers: Bob Tabb and Charles Ardis

Jammies and Jesus is BACK!! Sunday evenings on Zoom from
7 pm-7:15 pm. Invite a friend!
Lectio Divina: Pastor's Bible Study beginning August 10

Join us on Tuesday at noon to spend time studying the upcoming Sunday's scripture text!

Tuesdays @ Noon in the Parlor!
Ways to serve in our community
FPC Covington to Virtually Host Presbytery Meeting in August!
We are honored to share our church will be virtually hosting the Greater Atlanta Presbytery meeting for August! We will be co-hosting with Church of the Master in Atlanta!
Newton County Community Food Pantry
Our Community Food Pantry is open Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:00am-11:30am. Donations are welcome.
Contact: Bernice Bailey 770-784-0037
Location: 7125 Turner Lake Cir SW, Covington, GA 30014

Follow the Food Pantry on Facebook´╗┐
Covington FUMC Food Ministry
Volunteers Needed to be the hands and feet of Christ in our community!

Please keep the following people and their families in your prayers this week:

Thank you to all who helped with our Ice Cream Social and Cornhole Tournament! Congrats to our first-place winners: Beau Worley and Curtis Watson!

Prayer Updates:
  • "Papa" Burnside (Grandfather of Neeley Lane)

  • Jane Parker - Cataract Surgery July 27
  • Ann - serious health concerns (Friend of John McCarthy)
  • Lynn Lanier- Amyloidosis (Friend of Chris Martin)
  • Danny Vining - recovering from knee replacement
  • Dan Walden - Cardiac Amyloidosis
  • Tommy Bassett - liver cancer (Friend of Danny and Beth Vining)
  • Teresa Shaffer (Hannah Dobb's Mother)
  • Doug Bolton - Burn Injury
  • Angela Gregory - cancer treatment in Scotland (Aunt of Sarah Gregory)
  • Steve Jones - (Friend of Alice Walker)
  • Hulda McDonald - health issues (Friend of Judy Davis)
  • Susan Fiedler - health issues (Friend of Darcel Tabb)
  • Blair Weaver - health issues
  • Sarita Pope - breast cancer (mother-in-law of Elizabeth Martin Pope)
  • Beverly Beasley - husband has leukemia (friend of Jean Elder)
  • Karen Lein Kaasa - home health care (sister-in-law of Julie MacKenzie)
  • Karen Moss - treatment for breast cancer
  • Carter MacKenzie - neck injury (son of Julie and Jeff MacKenzie)
  • Tom Bass - bone marrow cancer and dialysis (friend of Beth and Danny Vining)
  • Wilford Reed - daughter was in a car accident; his brother has age-related issues (friend of Jeff MacKenzie)
  • Bob Darby - kidney problems (friend of Jeff MacKenzie)
  • Sharon Beasley Strickland - tests for oral cancer (a classmate of Jeff MacKenzie)
  • Joyce Williams - breast cancer treatment and Alzheimer's Disease (Danny Vining's sister)
  • Brandon Massey - blood cancer (grandson of Chuck & Sherry Brasher)
  • Carol Baynes - cancer (friend of Phyllis Yoder)

Military Service
  • Koen Ardis - Navy
  • Lee Scarborough - Army
  • Billy Scarborough - Marines

Independent Living and Assisted Living:
  • Penny Blakeney (home)
  • Julia Brubaker (Benton House)
  • Jean Elder (in FL with her daughter)
  • Dot Fincher (Merryvale)
  • Jerry McGaffney (Merryvale)
  • Guy McGiboney (Merryvale)
  • Travis Moss (Pruitt)
  • Betty Robinson (Merryvale)
  • Louise White (Merryvale)

Please click below to email Peni to update your prayer requests or send new prayer requests. In your email please indicate if you would like your request to be confidential or added to our prayer list.