The Caring Church in the Heart of the City
Our Lenten Journey to Easter kicks off on Ash WednesdayFebruary 10th. Now is the time to think about Lenten Studies. First Covenant has a long tradition of forming special Bible study groups for Lent. Lenten Study Groups meet in homes, the church and other locations across the Erie region. Some meet during daylight; others meet evenings. A group is offered many days of the week. The First Covenant Family and friends gather together in this special way for 6 weeks each year. It is a great way … [Read more...]
February 2016 Luke 13.6-9 Then Jesus told this parable: “A man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard; and he came looking for fruit on it and found none. So he said to the gardener, ‘See here! For three years I have come looking for fruit on this fig tree, and still I find none. Cut it down! Why should it be wasting the soil?’ He replied, ‘Sir, let it alone for one more year, until I dig around it and put manure on it. If it bears fruit next year, well and good; but if not, you can cut it … [Read more...]
To awaken all people to our need for a life-changing encounter with the living Lord Jesus Christ, and to encourage and equip each one to become His fully-devoted follower.