Advent Devotional

Habitat for Humanity
The Road Home
Porchlight Inc.
Center For Families
Second Harvest FoodBank
The River Food Pantry

Reformation Sunday, October 26
Stewardship Dedication Sunday

9:00am New Day Contemporary Worship, with Exodus Band
11:00am Traditional Worship

Sermon: "Becoming Covenant People: The Choice"
Text: Deuteronomy 30
Charlie Berthoud Preaches

Congregational Meeting on Sunday, October 26
The Session has called a Congregational Meeting for Sunday, October 26 at 10:00am for the purpose of electing Ruling Elders, Deacons and Congregational Representatives who will begin serving terms in 2015.

Sunday's Schedule:
Bradfield Cafe 8:30am-11:00am
New Day Contemporary Service 9:00am
Sunday School (2-years-old through 8th grade) 10:00am
Congregational Meeting 10:00am
Traditional Worship
Middle School Youth Connection Corn Maze 12:30pm

Upcoming Events:

All Saints Day
Covenant will observe All Saints' Day on Sunday, November 2nd at both services by celebrating the Sacrament of Holy Communion and sharing in the sacred reading of the names of our loved ones that have entered into their eternal joy this year. Those who we have remembered with a white rose since last year's All Saints' Sunday will be included in the list; but, you are encouraged to advise the church office of other loved ones from the past year you'd like included. You are invited to bring a votive candle on November 2nd to bring forward and light in memory of loved ones. To add loved ones to the list please e-mail or call us (608-233-6297) by Wednesday, October 29th.

Make a Blanket for Project Linus
Sponsored by the Children's Ministries Committee
What is Project Linus? Project Linus is a non-profit organization dedicated to "providing security through blankets" for all ill or traumatized children and teens.

When is Family Make a Blanket Day? Sunday, November 9 from 1:30pm-3:30pm. We will make 'no sew' fleece blankets which involves cutting the fringe and tying the blankets.

How Can I Help?

  1. Donate 1.5 yards of 60" fleece in child-friendly prints and colors (fleece can be put in the bins outside of Donna' Monson's office)
  2. Donate $15.00 to cover the cost of a piece of fleece
  3. Come join the blanket making fun on Sunday, November 9

We Are Seeking 2014 Advent Devotional Writers
It has been a tradition that members of the Covenant community share their reflections during Advent in a devotional booklet comprised of short meditations. The Worship Committee is pleased to provide this meaningful way for us all to journey the season together again this year, and is providing a list of biblical passages pertinent to the season that writers select from to share reflections. See Committee Chairperson, Eric Wendorff in the Cafe on Sunday or visit the Advent Devotional page and contact him at 608-831-8727 to make your selection.

Visit Covenant's Youth Alumni Facebook Page
Alumni from Covenant's youth program have established a Facebook group to re-connect with each other, post pictures from mission trips and retreats, and share stories. In the next 60 days, we invite current and youth alumni to reflect upon the 60th theme, "Remember, Celebrate, Dream" and what impact Covenant has had on their lives at

Covenant Worship & 60th Celebration on Sunday, November 16 at 9:00am

We will close the celebrations with a special service to highlight the dreams and hopes expressed in our 60 days.

Do You Enjoy Contemporary Worship Music? Do You Have A Hidden Talent That You're Ready To "Unmask?" Maybe It's Time To Ask Yourself... Should I Join The New Day Band?
We rehearse every Wednesday at 6:00pm, and then we help lead the 9:00am services on Sundays. We're always adding new music to the mix, and we're an open and fun group, so there's never a bad time to join. Stop in during a rehearsal and join in or come sit and listen. If you have any questions, contact Ben Welch, Covenant's Contemporary Worship Music Coordinator at 608-513-1062. We look forward to having you join us!

Covenant Presbyterian Church
326 South Segoe Road Madison, WI 53705
(corner of Mineral Point & Segoe Roads)
Phone: (608) 233-6297
Fax: (608) 233-6489