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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.

NOTE: The Church office will be closed on Monday, September 6

Meet our Associate Pastor Nominating Committee!
Faith Formation Fall 2021
Children's Sunday School
Sunday School Room Downstairs
Teachers: Rotation Model
Curriculum: Follow Me
Interested in teaching?
email info@fpccov.org

Youth Sunday School
Education Wing
Teachers: Pam and Jim Stillerman
Curriculum: Feasting on the Word

Adult Sunday School
Fellowship Hall
Teachers: Bob Tabb, Charles Ardis, and Brad Philips
Curriculum: Feasting on the Word
Presbyterian Women Kick Off!
September 14th at 6:00 pm
Fellowship Hall and Zoom
Join fellow Presbyterian Women for a meet and greet! We will hear Judy Davis share about the upcoming PW study!
Tattoos on the Heart Book Study
Book: Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion
Author: Gregory Boyle
When: 6:00pm Monday Evenings
Sept. 13 (Chapters 1 and 2)
Sept. 20 (Chapters 3 and 4)
Sept. 27 (Chapters 5 and 6)
Oct. 4 (Chapters 7 and 8)
Oct. 11 (Chapter 9)
Where: Zoom

Want to purchase the book? Email Neeley by Sept. 9. Cost? $13
Youth and Adult Bible Study

Wednesday Evenings
Start date: September 8

September Topic: The Beatitudes
October Topic: The Parables

Facilitators: Brad Phillips, Courtney Pittman, and Neeley Lane
Jammies and Jesus is BACK!! Sunday evenings on Zoom from
7 pm-7:10 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!
Coffee and Conversation
will continue this fall!

Wednesdays 10 am
Fellowship Hall

All are welcome!
Ways to serve in our community
Newton Trails Clean up
Join us on the Cricket Frog Trail on September 7th! Invite a friend to join you as we clean up our Newton Trails! Meet us at 10:30 am at the intersection on Conyers Street

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance:
Haiti and Louisiana

Use the link provided below to see how you can be a part of PDA's efforts to care for Haiti and Louisiana following its most recent hurricane.
Family Promise
 Misssion Sunday
All are invited to put together Move in Kits for our Family Promise Neighbors!

Join us on Sunday, September 19th, at 10:00am (during the Sunday School hour) in the "Old Youth Room" for a time of service and fellowship!
Change the World Day
October 23

For Change the World Day, our church will be collecting items to create Health Kits.
Look for the bins in the Narthex and Church Office beginning August 24.

Items needed include:
Shampoo, lotion, deodorant, hand sanitizer, disposable razor, toothpaste, toothbrush, antibiotic cream, bandaids, and gallon size zip lock bags
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!
Click the link below for ways to serve!

featuring Bob Tabb and the Endowment Team
Please keep the following people and their families in your prayers this week:

  • Jeff Terrel - (Friend of Steve Kapp)
  • Penny O'Connell - COVID (Relative of Neeley Lane)
  • Miriam and Jack Wheeler - COVID
  • Prayers for Haiti and Afghanistan
  • Anne Cranford - treatment for breast cancer
  • Lynn Lanier- Amyloidosis (Friend of Chris Martin)
  • Dan Walden - Cardiac Amyloidosis
  • Tommy Bassett - liver cancer (Friend of Danny and Beth Vining)
  • Doug Bolton - Burn Injury
  • 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.