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Family Organic Outreach (ch. 11): Connecting in Organic Ways

This week is chapter 11 with "Connecting in Organic Ways".  FirstCov'ers Angie and Ben Branum dish out a hearty discussion of "cultural stew", open their front door to a sneak peek of their lives as parents to a pre-teen, and bring us out into the community with ideas of where to go to make connections for…
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Focus on Life: Worldwide Refugee Crisis

According the United Nations High Commission on Refugees (UNHCR), we are now experiencing the highest number of displaced people across the globe of any time on record. The statistics are so mind boggling and the problems so severe and seemingly unsolvable that the average person feels helpless to make a difference. In this short article,…
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Family Organic Outreach (ch. 10): The Spirit & Atmosphere of Your Home

This week is chapter 10 with "Lighthouse Homes".  FirstCover's Mark and Krista Majerus reflect and break down each of their barriers when it comes to inviting neighbors into their home, along with what it truly takes to overcome these obstacles, in this summer’s Book & Blog series in “Organic Outreach for Families: Turning Your Home into a Lighthouse.” Each…
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Vitality: August 2018 Prayer Point

Our prayer this month focuses on a Life Transforming Walk with Jesus. Learn more below. The Service of Consecration has marked our covenant together to continue the journey of becoming a Healthy Missional Church that is in front of us. This month, let us continue to bathe the Vitality Process in prayer. A Life Transforming Walk…
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Family Organic Outreach (ch. 9): Lighthouse Homes

This week is chapter nine with "Lighthouse Homes".  Neil Vance invites us into a brief window of his own childhood lighthouse memories, then breaks down the barrier he experiences in being a light to others, and finally speaks to what he and his wife Sarah have seen God revealing to them, in this summer’s Book & Blog series in…
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Family Organic Outreach (ch. 8): The Home as a Place of Prayer

This week is chapter eight with "The Home as a Place of Prayer". Mark Gabriel  brings us along for the journey as he shares his wife Brenda and his adventures of being purposeful in prayer, in this summer’s Book & Blog series in “Organic Outreach for Families: Turning Your Home into a Lighthouse.” Each week we read…
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Family Organic Outreach (ch. 7): The Home as a Playground

This week is chapter seven with "The Home as a Playground". Linda Quam shares her light-hearted memories of how she turned her home into a place of laughter and love, in this summer’s Book & Blog series in “Organic Outreach for Families: Turning Your Home into a Lighthouse.” Each week we read a chapter and hear from various…
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Family Organic Outreach (ch. 6): The Home as an Emergency Room

This week is chapter six with "The Home as an Emergency Room". Melissa Falde reflects on the main points of the chapter and shares how God will work through us as we open our hearts and homes to cultivate community, in this summer’s Book & Blog series “Organic Outreach for Families: Turning Your Home into a Lighthouse.” Each…
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Focus on Life: Childhood Hunger

Hope is Greater Childhood hunger is a worldwide problem, where children die or go to bed hungry from a lack of food.  This month, we will focus our attention on a way that we can make a meaningful difference. At FirstCov, you may have seen the aluminum can trailer in the parking lot with the sign “Feed My…
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Family Organic Outreach (ch.5): The Home as a Safe Haven

This week is chapter five with "The Home as a Safe Haven". Joy St. John shares her husband Clint's and her experience of providing a safe home for their young family, and how they model an authentic and personal relationship with Jesus, in this summer’s Book & Blog series in “Organic Outreach for Families: Turning Your Home into a…
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