Family Fusion: Church for Kids & Their Parents
November 6; 10:30am in the FX Factory
Parents and children grades 1-5, join us as we learn about our monthly Life Application, Honor. For more info, visit calvary-church.com/kids/sundays.
Senior High Service Day
Sunday, November 6; 6:30-8:30pm, meet in the Refinery
We will be doing various projects around the property. This event will take the place of Element for the week. All SH students are welcome. See you there!
Operation Christmas Child: Shoeboxes Due by Noon November 20
We’ve collected over 500 boxes so far! Brochures and boxes are available at the 200 & 300 level KidZONE tables and a third drop of location has been set up in the atrium due to the overwhelming response so far. Click here for a list of recommended items to include.
Marshmallow Mayhem for Grades 7 & 8
Friday, November 11, 2016, 7:00 - 9:30pm
Marshmallow Mayhem is Calvary’s largest junior high outreach party designed for students to bring all of their friends who have no connection to the local church. Students learn what JH Thrive is like and are welcomed to come back on a weekly basis. This FREE event is full of inflatables, games, food, music, door prizes, and of course, marshmallows. Join us and bring a friend! Click here to volunteer or download the waiver form.
Home Field Marriage Workshop
November 13, 9:00am in Heritage Hall
Jeff Supp will be sharing how taking a few small steps toward spiritual connection in a marriage can make a big difference. Walk-ins are always welcome but to help us prepare, register by contacting Deb at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bridge Disability Ministries will be offering Respite training on Tuesday, October 25 from 6:30-7:30pmand November 6 from 11:45am-12:45pm in Room 214. Contact Lori email@example.com for more info.
Ladies’ Craft Night
November 4; 7:00-10:00pm in Room 300
Get a jump on your Christmas crafts! Bring a project to work on, a snack to share, and another crafty friend or two. RSVP to Jen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out one of our upcoming workshop seminars!
Sunday November 6 - Vocal Workshop led by Kate Bissinger; Saturday November 19 - Drum & Percussion Workshop led by Gary Mure; contact Andrew at email@example.com with any questions.
Sewing/Quilting and Prayer Shawl Ministry
Wednesday, November 9, Room 201 from 9:00am–2:00pm
Bring your lunch and we will provide the coffee, tea, and friendship! For more info, contact Ruth Rosenberger at 215.257.3737.
Spruce Lake Men's Retreat
November 11-13, 2016
Registration closes on Tuesday, November 1. For more information, contact Paul at 215.280.2190 or Rob at 215.260.7189.
Caregivers Day of Pampering
Ladies, are you skilled in giving manicures? A pro at styling hair? Guys, do you enjoy washing and detailing cars? These are just a few of the volunteer opportunities available at our annual Caregivers Day of Pampering. Moms and wives of those with disabilities will be our guests for the day as they enjoy some well-deserved time off. Sign upto serve these amazing women. Don't miss out on this wonderful day of giving back to those who give so much!
Hunting Park Christian Academy Fall Gathering
Saturday, November 5, from 2:00 pm - 4:00pm
at HPCA/4400 N 6th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140 Please join us for an interactive tour, Giving Tree, artwork and ornament sale, and more. For more information, see our website at hpcaphilly.org/fallgathering. RSVP to Jen Deane at firstname.lastname@example.org or 267.331.8002.
Worthwhile Wear & The Well
Join us in our mission to end modern day slavery!
November 5: Worthwhile Thrift and Freedom Boutique are celebrating their second birthday. Join us at the store on Easton Road in Pipersville. We'll have food trucks along with great music. Also, barn renovations at The Well are a main priority right now with winter on the way. Contact LuAnn at email@example.com to find out more about joining a work party.
Open Hand Winter Wear Drive
Ends this Sunday, November 6
NEW coats, hats, scarves, & socks for all ages are needed. Drop off items in the shopping carts by the main entrances or the designated collection tables in the atrium. For more information on our Care ministries, visit calvary-church.com/help.
Urban Priority Christmas Toy Store
November 6–December 11
We will be partnering with Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association and Oxford Circle Mennonite Church to provide toys for children ages infant–18 years old. Gift wrap, tape, ribbons, tags, gift bags, and cash donations to help restock the store are also appreciated. Donations can be dropped off at the atrium table starting November 6.
Monday, November 7
Featuring Shannon Lamb from Intervarsity and Steve Simpson with PUMA, we’ll hear their latest updates from their mission areas. Join us in Room 301 at 7:00PM and bring your friends.
Harvest Home Food Collection Coming Soon!
November 16–November 21
Through our annual Harvest Home food collection we are able to provide Thanksgiving food boxes to many families in our area. Here’s how you can help:
• Donate Food. Purchase non-perishable food and drop it off in the shopping carts by the main entrances or the designated tables in the atrium.
• Deliver Boxes. Many cheerful drivers are needed to deliver food boxes to families in the area on Sunday 11.20 or Monday 11.21. You can serve individually or work together as a small group or family. Contact Wendy Roberts at firstname.lastname@example.org or Deb Lesh at email@example.com to sign up.
New Date for Discovering Series Seminar
Saturday, November 12; 8:00am–12:30pm
Interested in learning more about Calvary and what we believe as a church? All material that is usually covered in the four classes will be offered in this seminar. No childcare is available. Contact Cindy MacNeill to register.
Interested in Membership?
If you have been a regular attender for at least one year, have been baptized as a believer, have completed the Discovering Series Classes and are serving at some level, you are ready to take the next step in the membership process. Contact Cindy MacNeill for a membership packet! Deadline for applications is November 27.
QUAKERTOWN CAMPUS INFO
The number of people wearing their blue “I’m Going to Quakertown” shirts is up to 201. We now have that number of people committed to joining us at the new campus in 2017! Are you thinking of adding to that number? There will be an informational home meeting this Thursday, November 3. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for info or to RSVP. You can also stop by the atrium table Sunday to sign up or volunteer and be sure to check out the update video if you missed it Sunday!
Caregivers Day of Pampering
Saturday, November 5
Moms and wives of people with disabilities and special needs serve 24/7/365. This event is a day when they can be served instead. Help us give these well-deserving women a day to rest and relax. Click here or contact Tina Murphy to volunteer.
Thinking of volunteering here at Calvary?
We have opportunities in our Kids programs, Bridge Disability Ministries, Sunday morning music team, tech teams at Souderton and Quakertown, and more! Click here to find the perfect place to give your time, passion, and gifts. There's something for everyone!