Advent Begins this Sunday

This Sunday marks the beginning of our tradition of Advent here at Village. On this day, and for the next three Sundays thereafter leading up to Christmas, we will honor the season with a special message and candle lighting. Please look forward to this celebration of Jesus’ birth and be sure to join us each week!

“Immerse: Beginnings” Weekly Reading Schedule and Groups

This week, we will be looking at pages 179-199 in our “Immerse: Beginnings” version of the Bible. This reading will be the focus of worship this Sunday, and also the focus of discussion this week in our reading groups.

We would gladly encourage all who would like to join a reading group to consider one of the following groups:

  • Men’s Group on Wednesday evenings from 7:15 – 8:45 pm
    Michael Tucker and Bruce Ekblad, facilitators; meeting in the Church Office
  • Saturday mornings from 10 – 11:30 am 
    Kevin Leissner, facilitator; meeting at Don and Beth Rasmussen’s home
  • Sunday mornings from 9:30 – 10:30 am
    Pastor Laurie, facilitator; meeting in the VCC classroom across the courtyard

Advent Begins Next Sunday

Next Sunday, December 3, marks the beginning of our tradition of Advent here at Village. On that Sunday, and for the next few Sundays thereafter leading up to Christmas, we will honor the season with a special message and candle lighting. Please look forward to this celebration of Jesus’ birth and be sure to join us each week!

TONIGHT!! Village and Vision Combined Thanksgiving Dinner

This evening at 7:00 PM, both the Village and Vision congregations will gather together for a special combined Thanksgiving dinner! Join us in the Fellowship Hall on this evening for a great meal as well as a wonderful time of fellowship together. Additionally, please look forward to a fun-filled program hosted by The Cove youth group! All are welcome, and family and friends are encouraged to come, too!

The dinner will be potluck style, so please also bring a dish to share. Please contact Mary Ann for dish sign up. Speak to Bekah or Laurie if you have any questions.

Hope to see you there!

“Immerse: Beginnings” Weekly Reading Schedule and Groups

This week, we will be looking at pages 151-179 in our “Immerse: Beginnings” version of the Bible. This reading will be the focus of worship this Sunday, and also the focus of discussion this week in our reading groups.

We would gladly encourage all who would like to join a reading group to consider one of the following groups:

  • Men’s Group on Wednesday evenings from 7:15 – 8:45 pm
    Michael Tucker and Bruce Ekblad, facilitators; meeting in the Church Office
  • Saturday mornings from 10 – 11:30 am 
    Kevin Leissner, facilitator; meeting at Don and Beth Rasmussen’s home
  • Sunday mornings from 9:30 – 10:30 am
    Pastor Laurie, facilitator; meeting in the VCC classroom across the courtyard

Village and Vision Combined Thanksgiving Potluck, Reminder

Next week, on November 15 at 7:00 PM, both the Village and Vision congregations will gather together for a special combined Thanksgiving dinner! Join us in the Fellowship Hall on this evening for a great meal as well as a wonderful time of fellowship together. Additionally, please look forward to a fun-filled program hosted by The Cove youth group! All are welcome, and family and friends are encouraged to come, too!

The dinner will be potluck style, so please also bring a dish to share. Please see Mary Ann for dish sign up. Speak to Bekah or Laurie if you have any questions.

Hope to see you there!

Support The Cove with your every purchase on AmazonSmile!

The Cove youth group is now registered with Amazon’s charity donation program, AmazonSmile! Whenever a purchase is made through AmazonSmile in Village Covenant’s name, 0.5% of the pre-sales tax purchase price is automatically donated to The Cove. If you ever purchase anything from Amazon, this is a great way for you to support The Cove further within your normal routine and at no added cost to you.

For more information about this program and step-by-step instructions on how to get set up, and some other helpful tips, see the AmazonSmile page on this site.