God Cares for the Little Things

April 15, 2019
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Most of my days as a mom to littles are spent surviving. No really. Our family theme song is “Hot Mess Torrences Comin’ at You Live,” and you don’t come up with a theme song like that if there’s not a reason behind it. Someone is always hungry, thirsty, knocking over something, saying their socks don’t fit right, or grumbling that they don’t like “fill in the blank.” And you know what? I love this.…

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And It Grew and Became a Tree: Reflections on Planting Covenant Fellowship Church

April 8, 2019
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I set out walking down the steep driveway on my morning fitness ritual here in sunny Costa Rica where my husband and I are taking a break from the gray winter skies of home. Above me, a chittering mob of green parrots swoops about in a frenzy. As I walk further this February morning, I notice the black and yellow oropendolas purposefully building their colony of bag nests above the guards’ station at the entrance…

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What Celebrity Scandals Can Teach Us

April 1, 2019
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You won’t see Hollywood scandals discussed frequently on the Together Blog, but sometimes the mirrors they hold before us are too illuminating to pass by. Such is the case with the current scandal in which actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman and other wealthy parents have been charged with bribing their kids’ way into elite colleges. If you’ve been anywhere near a screen of any kind in the past few weeks, you’ve heard about it.…

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How Serving in the Church Connects me to Community

March 25, 2019
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Covenant Fellowship is a big church, and being a part of a big church can be challenging. “How do I become connected in this church? What can I do to feel that I’m a part of things? What is my role in the church community? How do I get to the point where I feel like I really belong?” To be honest, even though I have been a member for a long time, there have…

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Interview with Rose King

March 18, 2019
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Read Rose’s wise words and hilarious stories below. We’re so glad to get to know you better, Rose!

Tell us about your family.

I have 3 boys ages 58, 28, and 26. Okay, just kidding. Bill is 58 and we’ve been married 32 years. Daniel is 26 and super intelligent and the funniest person I know. And (shameless plug)  he needs an entry-level job in computer programming. Zach is married to Jennifer and they are expecting their first child in April. I am going to be a Grandmom!

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