Director of Worship
University Covenant Church
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|On Aug. 1, 2016, Lead Pastor John Fanous accepted the call to be the new Lead Pastor of University Covenant Church. Previous to joining UCov, John served as Associate Pastor at First Covenant Church of Oakland, CA where he had been since 2013. He previously served as Lead Pastor of Edgewater Covenant Church in Pittsburg, CA, for over six years. Before this, John worked as a staff member and team leader for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship at two university campuses in the San Francisco Bay Area. John has been in full-time ministry for over 21 years. He has been a church planter and is known and well thought of by the Covenant leadership. He has coached pastors in the area of preaching and leadership teams of several Covenant churches in the areas of team health and strategy. We are excited to have John and his wife Beckie and their three children join University Covenant Church.|
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University Covenant Church is keeping its commitment to creating a worship experience that is engaging to all, current stylistically, and both participatory and compelling. “It’s not about us” is the underlying philosophy in UCov’s welcoming and purposeful worship experience. Musical influences on the worship band include David Crowder, Hillsong United, Chris Tomlin, and other current styles.