“They took in my family and me when no one else would have us. Why would I leave for money and prestige?” So said Mike Pressler, famous for the Duke lacrosse sex scandal of almost a decade ago, when asked why he continues coaching at Bryant University while turning down offers for more than three times his current salary at division one colleges and more prestigious universities.
April 14, 2015
Consecration for Bishop Emissary-Elect Carl on May 2 at 11:00 am at St Luke’s (Oviedo). Please make sure that you RSVP whether in the collection plate, by mail or email. All are welcome, but an accurate count is essential for the reception.
SECOND ANNUAL ANTI-TRAFFICKING PRAYER WALK
Saturday is almost here! Join us at New Covenant for the Second Annual Anti-Trafficking Prayer Walk sponsored by Faith Alliance beginning at 9:30 am. The walk will take place city-wide and will be happening simultaneously at multiple locations around Orlando. Please join us right here at New Covenant as we participate with the body of Christ in praying for an end to human trafficking.
SPAGHETTI DINNER, AUCTION, AND TALENT SHOW
Join us this Sunday, April 19th, for our annual talent show. If you have a talent to share, please contact Glenn (407-575-2458) so we can get you in the lineup. Tickets are available through him at $10 per person/$25 per family. Everything kicks off at 5:00 pm in the sanctuary and parish hall.
ADULT LEARNING SERIES (w/CHILDREN’S BIBLE TIME)
Every Sunday through May 24 at 9:00am. Join Sheryl Sunday as she continues her discussion on the intertwining of Grace, Mission and Community.
Father Christopher is hosting Alpha starting on April 28th and running until June 30th at the Oviedo YMCA from 1:30-3:00 pm. If you would like to participate or would like more information, contact Father Christopher at 407-462-8885.
NEW COVENANT PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION
Preschool registration for fall is currently underway. Classes are available for children ages 2, 3 and 4. We also accept VPK certificates. For more information, check our website at: http://www.new-covenant-church.com/fees-forms or call Susan at 407-699-0202. Registration forms are available in the church office on the front desk. Tell your friends!
It is now held on TUESDAY evenings at 7:30 pm in the sanctuary. What do breath prayers, meditation and the lectionary have in common? Call or text Marci Strickland at 407-921-4848 and come see.
April 15, 2015