Meet Pastor Dan Kovaly!!
Dan is currently: Member of the Chaplain Corps for the Hebron Fire Dept, providing spiritual care for firefighters and FD staff. The Chaplain Corps also provides spiritual and logical care for victims of house fires, sudden deaths, overdoses, fatality notifications, and acts as a liaison between the FD/victims of fires and the media. Each month Dan spends one week on call (24/7). Chaplain and Drum Sargent for the Cincinnati Emerald Society Pipes and Drums. His duties include offering invocations/prayers/benedictions for ES events. He also provides spiritual/pastoral care for the members of the ES and families of the fallen. They attend Honor Flights, Line of Duty Deaths, raise money and awareness for vets, military, police, fire department, and first responder organizations. They are also a teaching organization stressing Celtic music and culture. Member of the Hebron/Burlington Ministerial Alliance. They support local food pantries, crisis centers, general local ministries, and work towards greater cooperation between the denominations. They have an annual Thanksgiving service, Holy Week services, and work together pooling our collective resources for the local community. Member of the greater NKY ecumenical/interfaith counsel. They work together for common causes such as World Aids Day (and corresponding worship service), Pride Month worship service and parade, and general ministries/outreach for Boone, Kenton, and Campbell counties. Member of the Committee on Ministry of the Kentucky Region. This organization cares for, nurtures, supports, and (God willing) recommends candidates for ordination within the KY region of the DoC. Works in conjunction with the Kentucky Counsel of Churches, Kentuckians for the Commonwealth, and the Poor People’s Campaign to meet with state legislators for the advancement of legislation focused on the poor, teachers, justice reform, and other various causes. Dan is responsible for sermon prep, pastoral care, hospital and home visitations, Pastor’s class, baptisms, worship planning, general administration, and spiritual direction for our church. Dan is also a cat video enthusiast. Come on out and meet Dan in person!