If you play the violin, clarinet, flute, guitar, piano, tambourine—anything?—and would like to play in a youth ensemble for worship on November 16, then please contact Jason or Kevin. We will begin practice on Sunday, October 19 at 4:30pm in the Choir Room.
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November 21-23 at Aldersgate Camp
Don’t miss this special Fall Retreat! We are partnering with other local Baptist Church for a fun retreat focusing on justice. Worship, games, bonfires, hiking, and more are all included.
Sign up by Sunday, November 2.
Cost is only $50.
Advent Wreath Workshop
Wednesday, November 5
5:45-7:15 in the Craft Room
Led by Mary Jo Lamkin
This is time to make your own family Advent wreath that many of our families continue to use and treasure as a special part of their Christmas. Email email@example.com to reserve your spot and materials.
Sunday, November 2
If you have had a child recently or are new to our church and would like to dedicate your child, our next dedication service is coming the first Sunday in November. Contact Carrie Beth for more information.
Pumpkin Patch Carnival
(Preschool - Grade 5)
Wednesday, October 29
Wear fun costumes! (No scary ones please.)
This is a great outreach event to invite a family or friend who does not go to church somewhere.
There will be games, art prizes, candy and more!
Calvary has partnered with Glendover Basketball League this basketball season. We are going to have 450 plus families using the ROC. That is exciting news for Calvary!
We want to be great hosts to new families entering our building. Calvary needs YOU to share the gift of a smile and hospitality. YOU will be working at the front desk to greet and to help with simple directions. It is very important that we have a strong Calvary presence!
Here are the time when YOU are needed:
Tuesdays 6-8 pm
Thursdays 6-8 pm
Saturdays 8-10 am
10 am-12 pm
Please talk with Brian or Hank for more information.
The College Ministry will be having a Coffee House for college students every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evening from 7pm-Midnight at the College Ministry building at the corner of Maxwell and MLK Blvd.
Fall New Christian Class
Beginning Sunday, October 5
(for 4 weeks)
9:45am in the Chapel
Girls and boys will learn the terms of becoming a Christian and how to ask Jesus to be their Savior, visit the baptistery and learn about Jesus’ baptism, find out what the church really is and what is its purpose, act out the Lord’s Supper while learning about communion and discover ways to grow as a Christian. This is a great class for children who are asking questions now or to lay a foundation for a future decision. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.
Divorce Recovery Workshop
September 22-November 3
Monday Evenings from 7-9pm
Fireside Room in the ROC
Three ways to register:
Phone: James Stillwell (940-3241)
Mail: P.O. Box 23177, Lexington, KY 40523
For Registration Form visit drjamesstillwell.com
The College Ministry will be having a Coffee House every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evening starting on September 22 as part of their outreach ministry to students. Donations of ground, caffeinated coffee are needed and can be dropped off to Lisa Garvey in the church office.
Do you enjoy singing Christmas music? Then join the choir as we prepare for the Advent and Christmas seasons!
Join us on Saturday, September 20 from 9:30am-12pm as preview the Christmas Music. We will meet in Fellowship Hall where breakfast will be served prior to rehearsal. Hope you will join us. If you have questions, please contact Becky Miller or Kevin Raybuck.
The Chrysalis House is a nonprofit organization that helps women with substance abuse problems get back on their feet and they are right at Calvary's back door. Many of the women in the program come to the ROC for exercise and recreation, as well as volunteering at the ROC. Calvary has a small closet where we are able to provide clothing and miscellaneous items for these women and their children. The new or gently used items needed are listed below:
Women's fall/winter clothing
Bath and body items
Purses and shoes
Winter clothing for children babies through 4T
Small toys or books for children through age 4
Items can be taken to the ROC office or dropped off at the Donation Station. Contact Brian Varble or Maurine Mitchell for more information.
The following Bible studies will be taking place this fall. Please contact Joye Smith at email@example.com to sign up or for any questions.
Children of the Day by Beth Moore , a study of 1 and 2 Thessalonians
Thursday mornings, 9:15am-12pm, September 11-November 20 (skip November 13)
In this study you will face crises, afflictions, relationships, doubts, concerns and fears. Find encouragement for living the Christian life now and hope for when Christ returns. Books available at the first session for $16.
At the home of Joye Smith
Led by Sherry Johnson & Susan Scott
A Woman's Heart: God's Dwelling Place by Beth Moore, (Revised study of the tabernacle)
Monday Evenings at 6:30pm starting September 8
Monday night girls will meet for dinner and then visit Lifeway to purchase books - contact Karen or Fran for details. If you cannot join them for dinner, purchase your book at Lifeway ($16) and ask for a book being held for Calvary Women's Ministry.
At the home of Karen Henderson
Led by Fran Rohlfing
Make this day of serving our community a priority. It is a wonderful day of missions, fellowship, and worship. Come as an individual, family, or a Sunday School class. Breakfast will be served at 8:30am and a brief devotion will begin at 9am.
God's Pantry is in need of canned vegetables and soups. Over the next few weeks we will be collecting cans of green beans, corn, peas, carrots, mixed vegetables and soups. Please make sure it is a quality product and not passed expiration date. On Mission Blitz Day (October 18) we will organize and deliver the cans. There will be blue bins set up around the church to put your cans in. Thank you for your help.
Volleyball Camp for Grades 2-5
Saturdays, October 11, 18, 25, and November 1
Click HERE to register online.
Click HERE for the registration form.
Click HERE for a flyer for the camp.
This is our inaugural volleyball camp. Come and help grow this ministry opportunity. We will teach simple skills, have guest volleyball coaches, and a time of devotion. Sign up your child and their friend. Volunteers are also needed to help. Turn a completed registration for to the ROC or contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Questions? Please call Brian Varble at (859) 232-8955.
The College Ministry needs volunteers to bake cookies for our weekly Cookie Ministry. Everyone knows that college students love homemade treats so each week we deliver cookies to our first time college visitors. The obligation is to bring 2-3 dozen homemade cookies to the church office on your designated Sunday (one time each semester). We package and deliver them to the students. Just sign up and we'll mail you a Cookie Ministry schedule as well as a reminder card on your designated week. It's an easy way to share God's love with students who are far from home and looking to connect with a church in Lexington.
Helping Hands Family Missions Project
Helping Hands is a family missions program to help set a heart of serving in the children. We have had several projects and have had great participation. These events allow families the opportunity to serve together with some local projects. Below is a list of upcoming events:
Saturday, August 9, 5pm-10pm
We will have a lemon-aid stand at Mid Summer's Night Run. Families are encouraged to sign up for an hour or two.
Sunday, August 17, 4pm-7pm
Making Loom Bracelets
We will make loom bracelets at the church picnic
Sunday, September 28, 2pm-4pm
Lexington Community Crop Walk
Mark your calendar for this community event. More information coming soon!
Do you love babies? Then we have the place for you.
The Preschool Ministry is in need of volunteers to work once a month in the Babies Room during the 11:00 Worship. If you are interested, please email email@example.com
The ROC needs volunteers to work the front desk on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday evenings. The shift is 5-7pm. If you are available please contact Brian Varble at 232-8955 or firstname.lastname@example.org