Covenant Blog

Humanities Help Us Flourish in These Precedented Times

  In recent months, I have frequently heard people say that we are living in unprecedented times, but this is simply not true. In reality, the ancient preacher was right to say that, “what has been is what will be, and what has been done is what will be done,...

An Extraordinary Start to a Less-Than-Ordinary Year

The sun was creeping over the hills just as the car headlights began to appear. “Here we go,” we said to ourselves with cautious optimism. The first day of school is always special, filled with anxious excitement and eager hopefulness, but this day was different....

Sanctifying Grace and Sovereign Joy

“How sweet all at once it was for me to be rid of those fruitless joys which I had once feared to lose and was now glad to reject! You drove them from me, you who are the true, the sovereign joy.  You drove them from me and took their place, you who are sweeter...