It’s an exciting time at Calvary as we kick off our annual Ways to Give in local, regional, and global projects. Take a look at all the different giving and serving opportunities we’re partnering with this year and get your family and friends involved with one, two, or a few!
One of our favorite things about Christmas at Calvary is the chance to give back! Each year, our friends at Oxford Circle Mennonite Church, located in northeast Philadelphia, give low-income families the opportunity to purchase toys for their kids at an deeply reduced rate, enabling them to thoughtfully select gifts in a dignified way. Together with several other churches and organizations, Calvary is helping to stock the store!
A Day in the Life: Care Ministries
Pastor Ray Kulbeda walked into his office on a recent Monday morning for a meeting with his Care team. Before them on the table lay a pile of assorted notecards, post-it notes, and printed emails. Each piece of paper contained a story of someone in need….continue reading here.
“The best way to protect your marriage is to enjoy your marriage.”
~ Ted Lowe from Married People
If you've attended Calvary for a while, you know that we often participate in Philadelphia-area Christmas toy drives, back-to-school collections, and summer block party events. Partnerships with urban organizations have been a priority at Calvary since 2012 when we began our 5-Year Campaign which included an Urban Priority.
Mr. B's summer hours will begin on Saturday, May 5.
Discovering Series Saturday Seminar
Saturday, May 5; 8:00am—12:30pm in Room 218/CCS
Saturday, July 14 8:00am-12:30pm at CCQ
Those interested in learning more about Calvary or those pursuing membership are invited to this condensed version of the 4-class series. Breakfast is included. Register at calvary-church.com/discovering.
Haiti Missions Trip
International Therapy Outreach Teams (iTOT) has a trip scheduled from July 21-28 to Haiti. The team will lead a VBS for children with special needs and their siblings.No experience is required. Contact Dawn at iTOTinc@gmail.com for more information and a trip application.
Music Audition Day
Tuesday, May 1
Do you sing? Play an instrument? Have a friend that does? Come audition to join our music teams! Register today at calvary-church.com/audition-day. Deadline to sign up is Tuesday, April 24 or until all time slots are filled. Contact Andrew Rudderow with any questions.
Spring Into Action is coming April 21 to the Quakertown community. Help us get the borough parks ready for the season. Contact Jen Studt for info on getting involved!
Welcome Gathering at Souderton/CCS
Sunday, April 15 after each service in the Next Steps space
Join us to learn more about Calvary and meet others who are new to Calvary as well!
Priscilla Shirer Simulcast: Volunteer or Attend
Saturday, April 28; 9:00am-4:30pm at CCS
Get your tickets for this exciting women's ministry event at calvary-church.com/women. For information on volunteering, contact Denise at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Celebrate Hope 5K
Saturday, June 16, starting at 8:00am
Grab a friend and sign-up to walk or run to Celebrate Hope! It’s a family-friendly event with a professionally certified and timed race, free Kids Run, DJ, snacks, medals, and other giveaways. Proceeds from the event will support organizations in our community dedicated to addressing the growing opioid epidemic through raising awareness and supporting hope for recovery. Event details and registration are at runsignup.com/Race/PA/Souderton/CelebrateHope5K
Save the Date! Celebrate Hope 5K
June 16 at Calvary Souderton
Details will be shared soon but for now, mark your calendars!
EASTER at CALVARY
Join us, invite others, and volunteer at one of our Easter services at Quakertown and Souderton!
Hurricane Relief Collection
Calvary is partnering with By Grace Alone Church in collecting supplies for Puerto Rico. 30 pallets of NEW donated items will be shipped the end of April. Visit calvary-church.com/hurricane-relief for specific information on what is needed. This will be our last collection. Thank you to everyone who helped with donations over the past 6 months!
Make a difference in the lives of those impacted by human trafficking.
Discovering Series Saturday Seminar
Saturday, March 3; 8:00am-12:30pm; Room 303/CCS
This Saturday Seminar includes the same information as the regular 4-class series. Those who are interested in learning more about Calvary or pursuing membership are invited! Breakfast is included; register at calvary-church.com/discovering .
Want to connect with others at Calvary or give back by volunteering? There are plenty of teams to join:
- Sunday morning tech: camera operator, producer, audio
- parking, greeters, and more!