Where? What? When?


Season of Lent

Wednesdays – 6:30pm- 8:30pm

Join us every Wednesday during Lent for time for prayer and spiritual growth. Special messages focusing on the theme, “Incomparable Christ’” will be presented each week by Pastor Wood and the ministerial team.

Health and Wellness Ministry 7pm, Monday March 27th

“Meet in the Loft. Gain insight into the interaction of supplements and prescription drugs. Step up your strength training regimen.

Confirmation classes – Sundays, January 8-May 21st 

If you are interested in registering your youth (7th grade and up), please contact Pastor Julie at JLC.Coleman@gmail.com or 240-299-1223. Classes are held on Sunday mornings during the 10:30am worship service.

Spring Fling / Tapas party, March 24


Get ready for an appetizer contest! Let’s celebrate the  change of seasons with a  wonderful spring fellowship! Games, food, prizes, dancing and lots of fun! All are welcome! Bring the whole family.

SLS Ministries Fundraiser – An Evening of Elegance, Saturday March 25th, 5pm

A Red Carpet Event– Dinner, Dessert, Prizes! MC/Comedian Cassandra Morgan; featuring Eric Allen & Friends…w/ Shea T. $50. donation/ proceeds support domestic violence victims. www.slsministriesinc.org for tickets or contact 301-675-9862; vendors 301-917-454.

Aaron’s Hope, Inc. Fundraiser – March 31st, 7pm-9pm

Aaron’s Hope a non-profit organization for Autism and individuals with intellectual disabilities are hosting a fundraiser on Friday, March 31st, entitled, “An Evening With the Authors.”  Held in our banquet hall from 7pm-9pm, $10 non-refundable.  Proceeds to support the Summer Peer/Mentor Program.  Door prizes and light refreshments.  Contact Janice Keys, 301-502-0910, jmkeys58@hotmail.com.

Super Saturday Spring Give-Away!!!!

On April 1, 2017 Vanessa’s Vault, Inc., a non-profit social organization will have a HUGE clothing, shoes and handbag giveaway for those in need! From 10:00am-1:00pm. Hundreds of items for men, women, teens, and infants (all sizes) available in the banquet hall! What’s the catch? You MUST bring your own bag:) contact Pastor Dana for further details or to volunteer!

Save the Date!

Evangelism Community Outreach, Sunday, April 2nd after 10:30 service

Meet in the Banquet Hall to pick up Holy Week/Easter Community Outreach packets that you are going to just love distributing in your neighborhood and beyond!

Stations of the Cross

God has blessed CGC with the opportunity to recognize, reverence and participate in Holy Week — it is upon us! Join us as we help our congregants remember the steps of Jesus on His last night on earth through a powerful reenactment. We need children, teens and adults to volunteer for Stations of the Cross! Email Pastordcoleman1@yahoo.com or See Pastor Dana to sign up and to receive more details!

Holy Week

April 9                              Palm Sunday
April 12                             Wednesday
7:30pm – 8:30pm
April 13                             Maundy Thursday
7:30pm – 8:30pm
April 14                             Good Friday
1:00pm Luncheon
7:30pm – 8:30pm
April 15                             Saturday
Children’s Celebration
10:00am – 12:00pm
April 16                             Sunrise Service
6:00am – 7:00am
7:00am Breakfast
Easter Celebration
10:30am – 12:00pm

Annual Children’s Easter Celebration, Saturday April 15th 10:00am

We’re in need of plastic candy filled eggs (thousands!!)Please bring your donations (sealed with tape) to the lobby Sundays in March/early April ! 

Cupcakes! Canvas! & Comedy! Paint Night Fundraiser! Friday, April 28, 2017 7:30-10:00pm

Located in Banquet Hall! Prepare for an evening of laughter & fun! More details coming soon!!!

Youth Ministry Class, Wednesdays, 7:30pm

Pastor Dana Coleman will be teaching the teen class in a 12 week study called, “What On Earth Am I Here For?” 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!

New York City Trip, May 22 – 24, 2017

Two (2) Nights lodging, 2 Breakfasts & 2 Dinners in Manhattan, dinner cruise;  The Lion King Broadway show; Tour of Upper and Lower Manhattan; Statue of Liberty; National 911 Memorial Museum; motor coach transportation included.  See Pastor Foster or Yvonne Foster for details and/or sign up!!!  For more information call: (301)934-9440.

Ladies Ministry Retreat: Thursday, Saturday, September 14-16, 2017

4H Conference center in Chevy Chase. Transportation and meals are included. Cost is $275 double occupancy or $350 single. Registration and brochures in foyer after service with Ladies Ministry team.

11 Night Alaskan Cruise- Aug 4 -15, 2018

Princess Cruise / Land Tour incl: Round Trip flight from Baltimore; 4 night land to Fairbanks w/ Sternwheeler Riverboat cruise, 2 nights @Denali Nat’l Park; 1 night Mt. McKinley-Wilderness Rail –Whittier; 7-Night cruise w/ all meals incl. plus 2 snacks, private cabins w/ room service and health & fitness ctr., nightly entertainment, Vegas –style casino, swimming/sports activities, Port taxes. Prices from $4,200/ PP* For addit’l info & Reservations please call Calvary Gospel Church; Yvonne Foster 1015 Sweetgrass Cir. LaPlata, MD 20646 (301)934-9440.


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

Thank you to everyone who has kept our food pantry stocked this year! If you wish to donate items, we are always in particular need of canned meat and protein products, such as ham, tuna, and peanut butter. Cereal is also usually in short supply. This is a great outreach to the community each month!


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!