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Wednesday Night Classes – 7:30pm

Each Wednesday night we have powerful, Spirit-filled preaching in the chapel delivered by our ordained ministers. The Pastor leads a small bible study in the banquet hall with tea and cookies. We provide options for you to develop in your discipleship. The ministers will focus on the book of Genesis in the chapel while Pastor Wood’s study will focus on the book of Revelation.
 

Adult Sunday School Spring Quarter Lessons

“Ezekiel” (lessons1-4,6) presents insightful studies of the unique ministry of the prophet who ministered powerfully in the sixth century BC. The second unit, “2 Corinthians” (lessons 7-11, 13), explores these topics: the new covenant, the power of the Gospel, the ministry of reconciliation, generous giving, false teachers, and strength in weakness. The Easter lesson (5) “Experiencing the Resurrection”, on April 1 and the Pentecost lesson (12) “Why the Holy Spirit Came”, May 20.
 

Ladies Bible Study – Every 2nd Friday – 7:00pm(April 13 this month)

Join the ladies in the loft every second Friday evening for a time of praise, worship and fellowship under the direction of Dianne Brooks.

 

Health and Wellness Exercise – April 14 and 28, 9:00am – 10:00am

Desire a healthier lifestyle and fitness routine? Don’t forget our power packed exercise classes that are held in the Loft. Our April 14th session features “Fitness Fusion” w/ Adrienne Williams, followed by “CKB” with April Z. Ford on April 28!!
 

Spring Fling – April 20, 7:00pm – 9: 00pm

Spend time with your Calvary Gospel family and enjoy a great time of fellowship and fun!! There will be games to play and many prizes to win!!! Everyone is asked to bring a dish to share and enter our “best wrap” contest!!
 

Manna Project Flea Market/Fish Fry – Saturday April 21 – Church Parking Lot

Join Kaandra McCorkle and The Manna Project as funds are raised in support of the fight against female opioid abuse in Maryland. Flea Market 9am-2pm. Fish Fry 12noon-5pm. Dinners will include Whiting Fish, Hush Puppies, Baked Beans, and Greens, $10.00 per person. All proceeds from the event will benefit The Grace House Outpatient Drug and Alcohol Recovery Center for Women. For info call 240-595-8335 or themannaproject@verizon.net.
 

Grief and Joy Restoration Workshop, Mon. Feb. 26th – Mon. April 23rd, 7:00pm-9:00 pm

Grief and Joy Restoration coach Vernessa Blackwell will teach a series of six workshops (every other Monday) in 2 hour Monday night sessions on how to navigate the journey of grief. You will learn to cope with your loss, gain support for healing, and improve your personal well-being. If you are interested contact Vernessa at Vernessa@griefhelpline.coach or call her at 240-270-1722 for more information.
 

College Starts – April 24th

Calvary Christian College offers courses for degree or non-degree seeking students. Wait no longer and make an investment in your spiritual life by pursuing a deeper understanding of scripture!! Tuesday, Thursday classes and Saturday seminars available. Visit calvarychristiancollege.com for further information and register today!
 

Sight and Sound Trip – Saturday, April 28, 2018

Join your Calvary Gospel Church family to see the unforgettable production of “Jesus” Live on Stage at the Sight and Sound Theatre in Lancaster, PA!! Cost: Adults $155/ Children $115; Tickets include motor coach transportation; dinner buffet @ Shady Maple Smorgasbord, shopping, snack, door prizes, taxes & gratuities. Limited seating; See Pastor Richard Foster or Yvonne Foster for more details and sign-up. *Non-Refundable deposit of $75 due @ sign-up beginning on October 1st ; balance due February 4, 2018. This will be an extraordinary experience retelling the story of Christ’s miraculous journey which has changed lives forever!!
 

Baptism – Sunday, April 29, 8:00am Service

There is plenty of time to register to be baptized! Contact the church office to take part in this most special service and experience the washing away of your sins and precious new life in Christ!
 

Baptism – Sunday, April 29, 8:00am Service

Demonstrate your faith, follow in the footsteps of Jesus, and be baptized with water and the Spirit! Call the office to register, and for instructions on what you need to bring.

 

Ladies Ministry Dinner – Sunday, April 29

Take the day off and pick up some dinner for the family. The ladies are serving dinner for take-out or eat in on April 29th. Mark your calendar! Fried Chicken, Green Beans, Potato Salad & roll- Only $8.00!!!

 

National Day of Prayer – Thursday, May 3, Noon

Meet in the chapel for intercessory prayer service. The theme is “ Pray for America – UNITY!” Thousands of individuals, churches, and communities will be working to rally millions of Christian’s to once again heed this call! 
 

Paint Night Fundraiser – Friday, May 4, 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Cupcakes, Desserts, Sweets and Goodies! Date Night! Fun Night! Friend Night! Paint Night! Exodus Youth Ministry is sponsoring this fundraiser in the banquet hall! You do not have to know how to paint, you just need to know how to relax and have fun! Iris McCarthy-Lewis will lead you step by step in creating your beautiful and unique masterpiece! Paint your canvas, enjoy conversation with friends and family. Buy your ticket online via PayPal, select ”Youth Events”, $40 per person, www.calvarygospel.org, . Space is limited.
 

Prayer Sunday School Class – Sundays in May, 9:30am

For the month of May the Prayer Class will meet in the Bridal room in the chapel building. Learn more about what it really means to pray and spend time in intercessory prayer. This class meets for one month each quarter.
 

Family Life Center Summer Camp Registration – June 18 – August 17

Looking for an exciting and engaging all-inclusive summer camp for your child? Ten fantastic weeks of activities, field trips, theme parks and water parks all focused on character building for ages 6-12 years located on the campus of Calvary Gospel Church. Tuition only $195./wk!! $50. Registration fee waived when you enroll your child by May 1st!!!
 

Missionnettes / Royal Rangers – 7:30pm

There’s a powerful study for everyone! Remember in addition to our adult bible study, the Royal Rangers and Missionnettes still meet in their classrooms at 7: 30!

 

Health and Wellness Ministry

Want to get fit? Everyone is welcome to attend the Saturday morning workout session every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month! Meet in the loft for an hour of exercise! April Ford leads the session. On Monday nights, October 16th, November 6th, and December 4th attend the health and wellness information sessions in the loft. Mark your calendar!
 

Firm Foundation Class – 9:30am – 10:15am

July marks the beginning of the Discipleship section of the Firm Foundation class. Feel free to join in! Carol Cofield and Lillian Crayton will be sharing much information that will help you as you continue on your Christian journey. Class runs through August. Meet in the college room.
 

Youth Ministry Class, Wednesdays, 7:30pm

Pastor Dana Coleman will be teaching the teen class in a 12 week study called, “The Power of a Praying Teen?” If you know a teen, ages 12-18, invite them to attend this life changing teaching series. Help our young people get grounded in the Word of God instead of the word on the street!

Summer Camp Help Wanted

Interested in a summer job? We are looking for a few volunteers and part-time counselors. Volunteers have to be high schoolers 16yrs and above and the counselors must be over 17yrs and high school graduate. Contact Yemi Lawanson for more information and an application at familylifecentersummercamp@gmail.com.

 

Cornerstones

The Cornerstones are in need of people to host meetings in their homes. If you can open your heart and home to the most fun group of people in the church, contact cookie.nichting@gmail.com or call Cookie Nichting at (301) 399-5193. Your life will be enriched by this wonderful fellowship!
 

Ladies Midweek Prayer Meeting and Bible Study—Tuesdays, 10:30am

Join the ladies in the chapel for prayer and Bible Study weekly, under the director of Lydia Gonzalez.

Nursery Staff Needed

If you are age 15 and up, we have an opportunity for you! If you love little children and would like to earn some extra money, see Nursery Director April Cave today for an application. Nursery is open on Sundays and Wednesdays during service and also for special services.

Welcome Desk Volunteers Wanted

If you can smile, greet visitors and be willing to provide information about our church, we need you twice a month (10:30 service) to work at our information booth in the foyer. Contact fpulliam1@verizon.net for questions or additional information.
 

Food Pantry—First and Third Thursdays, Noon-2:00pm

Help us refresh our food pantry as we reach out in service to the community. Dry goods and canned goods are always needed, especially items with protein, like peanut butter, canned meats and fish.

 

Soup and Salad Bible Study—Thursdays, 10am—noon

Are you off for the summer? Join our Soup and Salad fellowship group every week in the banquet hall for Bible Study and fellowship! Stay for lunch too!
 

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