This Sunday, April 8

New Series Kicks Off: Reality Check
Charles Zimmerman speaking
New Attenders and Visitors can meet and speak with Charles and other church leaders after both services Sunday in Souderton/Room 218 to ask questions and get info about Calvary.


CALVARY QUAKERTOWN 

Attend our Quakertown campus? Keep up on the latest news.  

  • Spring Into Action is coming April 21 to the Quakertown community. Stayed tuned for details about how you can be involved!
  • Say Yes to Serving! Contact Jen for info on all the many teams where you can connect and fit in! 
  • Ready to Join a Home Group? Contact Wayne for details or visit our webpage for more details.
  • Office Hours: Need to talk with a pastor? Contact Carlos to set up a time to meet at CCQ.  
  • Calvary Kids, Students, and Bridge Disability Ministries meet Sunday mornings. Visit our website page for more details. 
  • Visit our website page for more info or email us with your questions. We look forward to seeing you Sunday! 

CHURCH BIZ

Campus Abbreviations
CCQ = Calvary Church Quakertown
CCS = Calvary Church Souderton

Thank You, Volunteers!
We appreciate everyone who helped make Easter at Calvary a wonderful celebration. Each of you played a role in changing lives and helping to share the good news that Jesus brings us!

On-Call Staff
We are increasing our On-Call Staff to help with setup, cleaning, and general repairs. Contact Erik at escardino@calvary-church.com or 215.723.0963 x101 for more info.

Grounds Crew Meeting at Souderton
April 17, 6:00pm in the Cafe/Door 13
All volunteers and any new people interested in joining the Grounds and Mowing Teams here at Calvary are invited to attend. Summer projects and the mowing schedule will be discussed. Call Sandy Stout for details 215.721.1437.


FAMILY

CALVARY KIDS

Visit our website for our weekly schedule at both campuses and more info on these Kids highlights. 

  • Family Fusion/CCS: where kids bring their parents to church! 
  • Wednesday Night Kids Clubs/CCS Wraps up April 11: Grades 1-5 plus children's programming for 3-5 year old 

Spring Child Dedication: Register by April 8
Sunday, April 22/both campuses
Contact Lauren at lsiegfried@calvary-church.com for more info on participating.

KidFest & KidFest Jr. at Calvary: Sign up Today! 
July 10–12, 8:45am–12:00pm/at Souderton campus
Invite your friends and neighbors and register at calvary-church/kidfest.
• KidFest is for grade 1 – grade 6 kids.
• KidFest, Jr. is for Pre-K and Kindergarten kids.
• Family Celebration Finale is Thursday 4:30-8:30pm. It's fun for the entire family!


CALVARY STUDENTS

Visit our website for weekly schedules at both campuses and more info on these Student highlights.

  • Sunday Morning Middle School at both campuses: for Grades 6-8 
  • Sunday night CHS for all campus Grades 9-12 at Souderton
  • *Wednesday night CMS for both campuses Grades 6-8 at Souderton;*CMS for Quakertown students will be held at CCQ campus April 18 
  • Join the weekly email for schedule changes and special events

Graduation Ready for HS Seniors
April 15; 5:00pm in Room 303/CCS 
For details, visit calvary-church.com/high-school.

Harvey Cedars Registration
July 16-21, 2018 (students entering grades 9-12 in fall 2018)

  • Visit calvary-church.com/students-retreats for more info and to register! 
  • Contribute to HC Scholarships by marking your giving envelope “Harvey Cedars Scholarship,” or sending it to the church, attention “Calvary Students.”


BRIDGE DISABILITY

Visit our website for our weekly schedule at both campuses and more info on these Bridge highlights. 

  • Sunday morning Venture at both campuses
  • Wednesday night Link & Connect at CCS  
  • CCS Respite Night for parents of children ages 5—14; Friday, April 20
  • CCQ Respite Afternoon: Sunday, April 29; 1:00-4:00pm
  • Contact Lori Leman for more info about Bridge CCS and Marie Haney for info about Bridge CCQ

MARRIAGE AND PARENTING

Communication and Conflict Resolution
Sunday, April 22, 9:00am, Room 301 at CCS
 Join us as we discuss ways to effectively communicate in our marriages and resolve conflict in a healthy way. To register, contact Deb at dbarlow@calvary-church.com or x111.
 
Family Life Weekend to Remember
May 18-20 at Kalahari Resort in the Poconos
This popular weekend fills quickly, so register at familylife.com/weekend using the group name “calvarychurchpennsylvania” for a reduced rate.

2-1 Premarital Summer Session
10:30am-1:00pm in Room 303/CCS*; begins May 20
These classes are required to get married at Calvary or to have a Calvary pastor marry you. Register at calvary-church.com/premarital-ministry or contact Deb at dbarlow@calvary-church.com. *CCQ couples interested in participating can contact Deb for more info.


CONNECT

VOLUNTEERING

Want to connect with others at Calvary or give back by volunteering? There are plenty of teams to join. Visit calvary-church.com/volunteer or stop by the HUB desk Sunday morning for more info. 

Join the Foundations Team
Enjoy hosting? Want to serve by welcoming new people and helping them to make connections? Some areas include Baptism, Discovering Series, Membership, and more. Contact Cindy at cmacneill@calvary-church.com for more info.

Sunday Morning Tech at Both Campuses
Love to work with technology? We have roles in all tech areas including camera operators, producers, audio assistants, and we'll train for all of them! Contact Karen at kpeazzoni@calvary-church.com for info.

Bridge Disability Ministries
Wouldn’t it be wonderful if Sunday were the best day of the week for families who have children with disabilities? The answer to this question lies with our volunteer teams and we're always looking for new members! To learn more about joining Bridge, visit calvary-church.com/bridge or contact us at bridgeinfo@calvary-church.com.


YOUNG ADULTS

See the Young Adult Schedule & sign up for the newsletter (ages 18-35) 

  • Sunday Morning Gathering (for CCS): 10:30am/Room 301
  • Living Room Tuesdays (at CCS): 7:00pm in the Living Room
  • Music Night April 24; 7:00pm in the Refinery

Smart Dating
Sunday, April 8, 9:00am in Room 303/CCS
Avoid the hazards of the dating scene and the heartache of a marriage gone bad. Join us for a straight-shooting look at smart dating! To register, contact Deb Barlow at
dbarlow@calvary-church.com or 215.723.0963 x111.
 

WOMEN'S MINISTRIES

Visit the website for more info on these women's ministry groups.

  • Tuesday Bible Studies: For more info, contact Denise at
    datkinson@calvary-church.com.
  • Just Among Moms (JAM): one Friday morning/month at CCS; for moms of young children
  • Ladies' Craft Night: one Friday/month; next is Apr. 6/Room 300 at CCS 
  • Sewing/Quilting & Prayer Shawl Ministry: 2nd Wednesday each month at 9:00am in Room 201/CCS 

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 datkinson@calvary-church.com


MEN'S MINISTRIES

Visit the website for more info on men's ministry groups.

  • Monday and Friday Bible Studies
  • Recreation and Sports
  • Retreats

SINGLES MINISTRIES

SALT–Single Adults Linking Together (ages 40+) 
Saturday, April 21, 6:30–10:00pm in the Refinery/CCS
For details, contact Sandy Egolf or visit calvary-church.com/singles.


SPORTS & REC

For information on sports teams that meet at Calvary including volleyball, basketball, softball, golf, and more, visit calvary-church.com/sports-recreation.


CARE

SUPPORT GROUPS

  • GriefShare - For info, contact Cindy at 215.703.8926.
  • Divorce Care - Contact Gwen Prichard for info. 
  • More Support Groups - Calvary offers a variety of other support groups. Check out our Care Page for more info.

PRAYER

Visit our Prayer Wall to leave your prayer or pray for others. 


Because We Care Luncheon
Sunday, April 22, 12:00pm in Heritage Hall/CCS
If you are a Calvary attender and are widowed, you are invited to attend. There will be a catered meal, singing, Calvary updates, and some great entertainment. To RSVP, contact Cindy at cmacneill@calvary-church.com by April 15.


MISSION

LOCAL 

ProMissions Meeting
Our next scheduled meeting will be June 4. We hope you can join us then!

Celebrate Hope 5K
Saturday, June 16, starting at 8:00am at Souderton campus
This family-friendly event is professionally certified and timed, and includes a free Kids Run, DJ, snacks, medals, and other giveaways. Proceeds will support organizations in our community dedicated to addressing the growing opioid epidemic. Visit runsignup.com/Race/PA/Souderton/CelebrateHope5K for event details and registration.

Torch Sports Ministry 2018
Join Torch in summer ministry by hosting players or working as office and game-day staff for men and women’s premier soccer ministry teams. Summer internships are available. Visit torchsportsministry.org or the atrium table Sunday, April 8.
 

REGIONAL 

Worthwhile Wear: Working to End Modern Day Slavery
Sporting Clays Fundraiser June 15
Registration is open at worthwhilewear.org/pages/events. Want to volunteer at the event? Contact LuAnn at lrittenhouse@worthwhilewear.org. 


GLOBAL

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.

Hurricane Relief Collection - Final Shipment! 
Calvary is partnering with By Grace Alone Church through the end of April in collecting supplies for Puerto Rico. Visit calvary-church.com/hurricane-relief  for specific information on what is needed. 


GROW

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!

Discovering Series Saturday Seminar
Saturday, May 5; 8:00am—12:30pm in Room 303/CCS
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 or contact Cindy at x113 for more info.

Baptism
Baptism is a one-time act that gives people the opportunity to publicly confess that they have received Christ as the forgiver of their sins and the leader of their lives. If you haven’t been baptized yet as a believer, now could be the time! 
CCS – May 6 at both services; deadline for applications is April 8.
CCQ – May 20; deadline for applications is April 15.
Applications are available at the HUB and calvary-church.com/baptism.