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Covenant-First Weekend Conference
September 19th-21st

Featuring Dr. Andrew Purves

Covenant-First Weekend Conference
Saved By Grace” – Studies from Ephesians 2
Featuring Dr. Andrew Purves
September 19th-21st

Friday, September 19, 2008
7:00pm - 8:30pm
“Grace Has a Name: His Name Is Jesus”
Service includes special choral music and is followed by dessert.

Saturday, September 20, 2008
Covenant-First Elder and Deacon Retreat

Sunday, September 21, 2008
10:15am – Special Pre-Service Music
10:30am – Worship Service
“Grace Has a Purpose: God's Glory, Our Salvation”
Service includes special choral music, and is followed by light refreshments. Free Sunday morning parking is available in adjacent System Parking Garage. Please have an usher validate your parking ticket.

Covenant-First Presbyterian Church invites everyone to join the congregation for the second annual Covenant-First Weekend Conference. We're excited to announce that Dr. Andrew Purves will return again this year as the conference guest preacher, preaching from Ephesians 2.

The conference is free and open to all. No advance registration is required. The nursery will be available for infants and toddlers Friday evening and Sunday morning.


About Dr. Purves
Dr. Andrew Purves is the Hugh Thomson Kerr Professor of Pastoral Theology at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. A native of Edinburgh, Scotland, he holds degrees from the University of Edinburgh and Duke University.

Dr. Purves came to the United States in 1978 and was ordained by the Presbytery of Philadelphia in 1979. He joined the faculty of Pittsburgh Seminary in 1983. Dr. Purves speaks annually at numerous conferences and is the author of several books, including his most recent, The Crucifixion of Ministry, which was released in late 2007.