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Sunday, November 2 was a historic day for Calvary, a day that has been 12 years in the making.
On September 7 we began our "Beyond Smart: Wise Living in a Foolish World" sermon series. In her sermon that Sunday morning, Glynnis Shryock asked us to do five things throughout the next five weeks...
Do you have experience with construction work or like to help others? Do you have a heart for students or sharing the Gospel? If so, we have an opportunity for you!
MTI is giving $10,000 to the area school that receives the most votes for their video submission. Click "read more" to vote!
Imagine walking into a church for the first time. Perhaps you’re new to the city, or just maybe new to the congregation. You know no one, and no one knows you.
Please join us in praying for the victims of the weekend tornadoes.
In the past two weeks, radical Islamists have murdered hundreds of Christians around the world.
The August 3 Block Party Outreach was a huge success! Somewhere between 600 and 800 people attended. We were able to give out a lunch to everyone that included hot dogs, chips and lemonade along with 300 bags of groceries, 150 bookbags of school supplies, hundreds of items of clothing and Bibles to those in need. We enjoyed worship music by Chosen Generations Christian Band, and the kids enjoyed the basketball courts and bounce house. Thanks to Glen Garrison for letting us use the property, Abundant Faith for joining in our efforts and all of our own volunteers who were able to come out and help us make a difference in our community.
A HERO! That’s what you were to over 500 children who attended our Hero HeadQuarters VBS this year! Thank you for your prayers, contributions and service throughout the week and time leading up to VBS. We appreciate you so much and hope that you can be a part in making next year’s VBS even more exciting!
Check out what Pastor Mark has to say about The History Channel's new series "The Bible".
On January 6 we will begin our 21 Days of Prayer & Fasting. We invite you to join with us as we seek God's blessing over our lives.
Young Adult Ministry is starting a new season at Calvary Temple. Read more to find out about unique ministry opportunities that will be geared toward young adults age 18-30.
Pastors Mark and Rena' Johnson recently participated in the 2011 Pastors’ Educational Tour of Israel. Pastors Mark and Rena' were invited to join five other pastors and their wives on an 8-day study tour as guests of the Israeli Ministry of Tourism.
Traveling over 3,000 miles to spend 2 weeks in 120+ degree temperatures in a 3rd world country is not on most people’s bucket lists, but I had the incredible opportunity to go work with the people at Mercy Ministries Hospital in Calcutta, India, from mid May through the beginning of June. The experience was life changing. Many incredible stories came out of this trip, and perhaps one of the most memorable to me happened on the last day...
The Israelites were blessed by God but chose many times not to be a blessing to others or to God. Since every good and perfect thing comes from God, look around you and be overwhelmed by his good gifts.
Here is part of our March worship team update on knowing and worshiping God.
The battle for our hearts and our devotion begins in our thought life. If Satan can convince you of a certain thing in your mind, your actions will surely follow.
What are the signs of commitment in teaching? The most obvious is showing up on Sunday mornings, engaged and ready to teach. Other signs of your commitment include time on the job, showing up early, dedication, energy, preparation, and intensity.
You have sacrificed so much time, energy, emotion, and creativity to make your guests feel important. They only see the results, not the pain of preparation!