Position: Children's Director
Additional Areas of Ministry: Women's Ministry Worship
Family: Lauren is married to Chris Swonke who is a deacon here at Covenant. Together they have 3 kids, Quinn, Judah, and Lilyjane.
Education: BA Journalism, Sam Houston State University
I was led to Jesus by my mother and asked Him into my heart when I was about 4 years old. I made the decision to follow hard after him with my whole heart when I was in high school.
Hope for Covenant Church:
I want to see Covenant Church alive with the love of Jesus, with members, led by the Holy Spirit, caring for one another, the community and the world. I want to see generations being impacted by Jesus through ministry taking place through the body of Christ at Covenant.
Favorite Verse: Jeremiah 29:11
For I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, plans to bless you and not harm you, to give you a hope and a future.
2 Fun Facts:
One time I had an afternoon radio show on the Houston American Family Radio affiliate. That was super exciting for a 19-year-old college student!
I love to travel with my husband and kids, even just for a drive up the road to Huntsville. It’s good to get out and see something new!