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What’s Good About Good Friday?

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Author: Mark Mitchell

Image: "Calvary" by John Martin (1789-1854) Tonight we’ll gather at 7:30 p.m. to celebrate Good Friday. When we pause to consider the awful events that took place that day in Jesus’s life, it doesn’t seem appropriate to call this sorrow-filled day “good.” Jesus began that dark day falsely accused by the Jews, unjustly tried by the religious leaders, and then callously...

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Update from the Covenant Life Elders

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Author: Mark Mitchell

Category: Pastors

Dear Church, I am writing today on behalf of the elders to update you on our latest discussions about the allegations against John Smyth and PJ’s communication in response. We have been dismayed by recent media reports coming out of the UK and Africa of extreme physical abuse by John Smyth. Our hearts and prayers are with those who have suffered or are suffering in...

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Open Letter from PJ Smyth

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Author: PJ Smyth

UPDATE, FEBRUARY 22: Since writing this I have realized that it is not strictly accurate to say, “I was not involved with those interactions” and I am sorry for the confusion this has caused. I was seeking to write in a timely way what I remembered, but my memory was flawed. The Covenant Life elders have commented here. —PJ Smyth Since the release of my brief statement...

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