Covenant Houston Podcast A weekly Podcast of our Sunday morning proclamations, scripture readings, and more. #TheseAreOurSacredStories

November 6, 2018  

On this All Saints/All Souls Sunday, November 4, our scripture lessons were Psalm 23 and Hebrews 12:1. Dale Thomas was our worship leader and Rev. Laura Mayo gave the proclamation. Our choir sang Movements I, II, VII and IX from “Requiem” by Maurice Duruflé. Those have been previously recorded. The Call to Worship read by Dale, was by member Kathleen Cook.

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The scripture lessons for this Sunday were Psalm 56:1-4 and Psalm 59:16-17. Our proclamation was sung by our choir. Included in this recording: 

"Hush" arranged by Alice Parker,

"There Is a Balm in Gilead" arranged by William L. Dawson,

"The Creation" from God's Trombones by James Weldon Johnson, narrated by Moses Mason,

"Listen to the Lambs" by Nathaniel Dett.

This Sunday was also a day of celebration for our new building. All ages joined in writing thier hopes and prayers for the future on the framing (Photo). And we welcomed organist Patrick Parker!

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May 1, 2018  

The scripture lessons for this past Sunday, April 29 were Psalm 139:1-12 and 1 John 4 (selections). Ashely Kress was the guest proclaimer.

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April 23, 2018  

The scripture lessons for this Earth Day, Sunday, April 22, were Genesis 1:27-28, Genesis 2:15, Psalm 24:1.

Susan Yarbrough was our guest proclaimer.

The banner in the image below was made by Nancy Henry.

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January 30, 2018  

The scripture lessons for Sunday, January 28, were Psalm 139:1-12, and Mark 1:16-20. We ordained our new Deacons and commissioned returning Deacons for 2018 in this very special service.

Emily Ramsey Holien was the soloist. She sang Antonín Dvořák's "God Is My Shepherd."

Laura Mayo gave the proclamation.

The Covenant Choir sang Gerre Hancock's "Kindle the Gift of God."

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July 17, 2017  

The scripture reading for this Sunday was Psalm 119:105-114. Jay Hooker and K. T. Tilford sang the duet "Give Ear Unto Me" by Benedetto Marcello. Rev. Laura Mayo was the proclaimer. 

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May 15, 2017  

I “Kyrie eleison”

II “Gloria”

III “Sanctus”

IV “Benedictus”

V “Agnus Dei”

Our scripture reading was Psalm 100.

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