The Covenant Network of Presbyterians is here to help with summer worship preparation. On Sunday, August 1, the Rev. Marci Auld Glass will preach on Ephesians 4:1-16 in a video sermon available for free use in congregations. By signing up to download the sermon, you will also receive the sermon text and title and a brief synopsis to assist in preparing music and liturgy. Videos of the scripture reading and sermon will be available for download no later than Monday, July 26. An optional 90-second moment for mission from Executive Director Brian Ellison on the work of the Covenant Network of Presbyterians will also be included in each video.

The pastor of Calvary Presbyterian Church in San Francisco, CA, Rev. Glass has led CNP both as a board member and co-moderator since 2013. In addition to running her own blog at Glass Overflowing, she has published with Call to Worship, Huffington Post’s religion blog, and Abingdon’s Creative Preaching Annual for 2014, 2015, and 2016.

And mark your calendars: The Rev. Matt Gaventa, pastor of University Presbyterian Church in Austin, will deliver a sermon for Sunday, September 5, on Mark 7:24-37.

Don’t hesitate to contact Brian Ellison at [email protected] if you’re interested in this free resource.