NEW COVENANT CHURCH
Mike and Tina Halliburton
Mike Halliburton is a native of Southeast Texas, born and raised, and a graduate of Nederland High School. Pastor Mike and his wife Tina were married in 1991 and moved off to serve our country in the United States Marine Corps. They are the proud parents of Amber Walker, husband Justin and their son Elijah; son Dillan Halliburton and wife Makaley and their son Cohen, and son Dallas Halliburton and his wife Tobi and their daughter Kensley; and two young daughters, Trinity and Serinity. Near the end of his tour, Mike surrendered to Christ as the Lord of his life. In 1997 Mike answered Gods calling on his life to be a servant of God in the ministry. Pastor Mike served as Associate Pastor at New Covenant Church for 10 years before stepping up as the Senior Pastor. Its Mikes desire that he would be the vessel that God has called him to be.
Growing up a pastors daughter, Tina has been a part of the ministry her entire life. Before becoming a pastors wife Tina led the children's ministry for over 21 years at New Covenant Church. Mike and Tina have been married for over 28 years. She works full time as an RN, but her call to be a pastors wife is always first and she feels it is truly an honor.
"Preach the word of God. Be prepared, whether the time is favorable or not. Patiently correct, rebuke, and encourage your people with good teachings."
2 Timothy 4:2 NLT
To feed the children of God as commanded and provide a safe harbor for everyone in need of His mercy and grace.
"Care for the flock that God has entrusted to you. Watch over it willingly, not grudgingly- not for what you will get out of it, but because you are eager to serve God."
1 Peter 5:2 NLT
"For you have been a stronghold for the poor, a stronghold for the needy in his distress, a shelter from the storm, a shade from the heat; for the blast of the ruthless ones is like a rainstorm against a wall."
Isaiah 25:4 AMP
To teach and preach the Word of God as it is intended and to be who God intends for us to be.
"All scriptures is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work."
2 Timothy 3:16-17 NIV
"If you keep yourself pure, you will be a special utensil for honrable use. Your life will be clean, and you will be ready for the Master to use you for every good work."
2 Timothy 2:21 NLT