One Book: Jude

Contending for the Faith So much of our experience of life is shaped by our expectations. We’ve all seen a movie or TV show that people have told us is great, only to be disappointed. Often the same is true with relationships, jobs, and so many other areas of life. It’s also true of the […]

One Book: 3 John

Partners in the Truth There is no greater joy for parents than seeing their children walk in the truth! We hear this same sentiment from 3 John, as John, the Elder, expresses his deep appreciation for Gaius, a child in the faith who is walking in the truth. Join us as we are shaped by God’s Word together.

One Book: 2 John

Truth Versus Love Would you rather be part of a church marked by truth or part of a church marked by love? In our current culture, most people – even Christians – would say that we have to choose, that truth and love are somehow oppositional. Well, this Sunday at Christ’s Covenant Church we’ll be […]

One Book: 2 Peter

Beware If you were facing death in the near future, and you could write one last letter to people that you love, what would you write? You would probably fill the pages with sentimentality, encouragement, and well-wishes. Well, when the apostle Peter had a chance to write such a letter, he included a little bit […]

One Book: James

Prove It An author recounted an experience from his childhood where he’d told his father that he wanted to be a writer and then experienced a bit of a letdown when his dad said, “Here’s your pencil.” To say we are something is one thing. For our lives to demonstrate it is another. This week […]

One Book: Hebrews

No Turning Back On Twitter this week, a well-known Christian leader asked, “If you were to be stranded on a desert island the rest of your life and could only have two printed books of the Bible, which ones would you choose?” The book of Psalms? Proverbs? Maybe one of the Gospels? Would you consider […]

One Book: Titus

Grace & Good Works Many people love the hymn “Amazing Grace.” It’s a beautiful song musically, but more so, it places the entirety of the Christian life under the heading of “grace.” Its first and most famous verse talks about how God’s grace “saved a wretch like me,” but the verses that follow remind us […]