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  • 5:00p Family Night

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    5:00 pm

    FAMILY SUPPER It all begins at 5:00 PM when Glen & Michelle Doelp and our Kitchen Staff start serving a simple but hearty meal that your family will certainly enjoy. Whether it's pizza or chicken, veggies or taco soup, we guarantee that the Family Supper at Calvary is the best deal in town! For $4.00 per adult / $3.00 per child or $12.00 maximum per family you can relax with the kids and friends in the Fellowship Hall...and leave the cooking to us. All we ask is that you call the office to make reservations by 4:00 PM Monday or sign up on the Friendship Register on Sunday mornings. DISCIPLELAND Great evenings of fun and learning for boys and girls from Pre-K through grade 5. Bible stories, games, crafts, prayer, music, and more. Quality nursery care provided for children of staff and those attending other ministries. Disciple Land meets on Wednesday's from 6:15-7:30 PM from September through May. MIDDLE SCHOOL Middle school youth group is for students grades 6-8 and meets in the North Building in a room dedicated to Teen Ministries on Wednesday's from 6:15-7305 PM from September- May. HIGH SCHOOL The teen years are great! We're here for kids in grades 9-12 each Wednesday from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM from September through May for learning, worship, great fun and fellowship. But that's just the start! Guy's Bible Studies, Retreats, weekend activities, Girl's Studies and more all make teens a priority at Calvary. Check out current options in the Calvary Connection. AND FOR ADULTS Growth, fellowship, learning, prayer, encouragement...Your biggest challenge is going to be choosing among the options! After supper, at 6:15 PM when our kids and teens are cared for, the following ministries will be available: Men's Bible Study: Beginning September 20: "Ask It" – Wisdom from Above Meeting in room 1 in the Fairmount Building - Questions: See Will MacLeod Ladies' Bible Study: A new Ladies Bible Study will begin on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 pm beginning September 27. The study will be "To Live is Christ: Philippians" Bible Study with Matt Chandler. Questions: See Jessie Grider. Shelter From The Storm Shelter from the Storm is a confidential support group for women who have been sexually abused as children. We use a Bible-based workbook that needs to be obtained ahead of time. For more information and to sign up for this 12 week class, contact Patricia Moreau at 215-262-0592. Prayer and Bible Study An hour of devotions, focused prayer, and encouragement led by our elders and other leaders. Room 201 IF IT REALLY SNOWS... A decision to close due to weather will be made by noon and will be announced on the website, Calvary's Facebook Page and by email.

  • 6:15p Reformation Presentation

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    6:15 pm to 7:30 pm

    Last year Pastor Randy Grossman, several other pastors and laypeople from the BFC including our own Patty McKinley traveled to Europe to see the sites of the Reformation. Pastor Grossman put together a fascinating array of photos that take us to Luther's home church, places where Calvin ministered, even the Wittenberg Door where Luther posted the 95 theses that began the Reformation. In place of our typical Wednesday evening Prayer and Bible Study we'll meet in the Sanctuary with Pastor Randy for an interesting hour of history and blessing. Meeting in the Sanctuary.

  • 6:15p Wholy Fit

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    6:15 pm to 7:30 pm

    Spiritual and physical encouragement with Carlyn Mannino. Meeting in the Fairmount Building, room 4.

  • 6:15p GriefShare

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    6:15 pm to 7:45 pm

    GriefShare is a 13 week seminar/support group of people grieving the death of someone close. It's a place where you can be around people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. At GriefShare, you'll learn valuable information that will help you through this difficult time in your life. Meeting in the Conference Room, Wednesday evenings, 6:30 – 8:00 pm (no sessions October 11, November 22, December 27 or January 3). Childcare is available for all ages. There is no cost for the sessions, however, a workbook is available for a $15.00 optional donation. Questions? Contact Rachel Anderson (484-347-6118) or check out the website at www.griefshare.org.

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  • 9:30a Ladies Bible Study

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    9:30 am to 11:00 am

    We will continue the study that we began this past Spring using Nancy Guthrie's book "The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy." Many of you already have the book and only need to sign up for the class so we know how many are coming. New to the class? Sign up and order the book (cost $13). Sign-ups will take place before and after Sunday School on August 27 and September 3. Babysitting provided. Questions? Contact Pat Moreau at 215-538-0889.

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  • 12:30p PrimeTime

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    12:30 pm

    Fall Foliage Excursion on the Colebrookdale RailRoad Cost: $15 per person Reservation deadline: October 18

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  • 5:00p Family Night

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    5:00 pm

    FAMILY SUPPER It all begins at 5:00 PM when Glen & Michelle Doelp and our Kitchen Staff start serving a simple but hearty meal that your family will certainly enjoy. Whether it's pizza or chicken, veggies or taco soup, we guarantee that the Family Supper at Calvary is the best deal in town! For $4.00 per adult / $3.00 per child or $12.00 maximum per family you can relax with the kids and friends in the Fellowship Hall...and leave the cooking to us. All we ask is that you call the office to make reservations by 4:00 PM Monday or sign up on the Friendship Register on Sunday mornings. DISCIPLELAND Great evenings of fun and learning for boys and girls from Pre-K through grade 5. Bible stories, games, crafts, prayer, music, and more. Quality nursery care provided for children of staff and those attending other ministries. Disciple Land meets on Wednesday's from 6:15-7:30 PM from September through May. MIDDLE SCHOOL Middle school youth group is for students grades 6-8 and meets in the North Building in a room dedicated to Teen Ministries on Wednesday's from 6:15-7305 PM from September- May. HIGH SCHOOL The teen years are great! We're here for kids in grades 9-12 each Wednesday from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM from September through May for learning, worship, great fun and fellowship. But that's just the start! Guy's Bible Studies, Retreats, weekend activities, Girl's Studies and more all make teens a priority at Calvary. Check out current options in the Calvary Connection. AND FOR ADULTS Growth, fellowship, learning, prayer, encouragement...Your biggest challenge is going to be choosing among the options! After supper, at 6:15 PM when our kids and teens are cared for, the following ministries will be available: Men's Bible Study: Beginning September 20: "Ask It" – Wisdom from Above Meeting in room 1 in the Fairmount Building - Questions: See Will MacLeod Ladies' Bible Study: A new Ladies Bible Study will begin on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 pm beginning September 27. The study will be "To Live is Christ: Philippians" Bible Study with Matt Chandler. Questions: See Jessie Grider. Shelter From The Storm Shelter from the Storm is a confidential support group for women who have been sexually abused as children. We use a Bible-based workbook that needs to be obtained ahead of time. For more information and to sign up for this 12 week class, contact Patricia Moreau at 215-262-0592. Prayer and Bible Study An hour of devotions, focused prayer, and encouragement led by our elders and other leaders. Room 201 IF IT REALLY SNOWS... A decision to close due to weather will be made by noon and will be announced on the website, Calvary's Facebook Page and by email.

  • 6:15p GriefShare

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    6:15 pm to 7:45 pm

    GriefShare is a 13 week seminar/support group of people grieving the death of someone close. It's a place where you can be around people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. At GriefShare, you'll learn valuable information that will help you through this difficult time in your life. Meeting in the Conference Room, Wednesday evenings, 6:30 – 8:00 pm (no sessions October 11, November 22, December 27 or January 3). Childcare is available for all ages. There is no cost for the sessions, however, a workbook is available for a $15.00 optional donation. Questions? Contact Rachel Anderson (484-347-6118) or check out the website at www.griefshare.org.

  • 6:15p Wholy Fit

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    6:15 pm to 7:30 pm

    Spiritual and physical encouragement with Carlyn Mannino. Meeting in the Fairmount Building, room 4.

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  • 9:30a Ladies Bible Study

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    9:30 am to 11:00 am

    We will continue the study that we began this past Spring using Nancy Guthrie's book "The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy." Many of you already have the book and only need to sign up for the class so we know how many are coming. New to the class? Sign up and order the book (cost $13). Sign-ups will take place before and after Sunday School on August 27 and September 3. Babysitting provided. Questions? Contact Pat Moreau at 215-538-0889.

  • 7:00p Tech Committee Meeting

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    7:00 pm

  • 7:00p Side by Side

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    7:00 pm to 9:00 am

    Wives Prayer and Encouragement Group The purpose of the Side by Side group is to provide a confidential, safe place for wives, whose husbands are struggling with sexual sin, to share and receive encouragement and comfort through Biblical guidance and the hope of Christ and the gospel. We seek to guide in practical steps of faith and obedience. We seek to provide a climate of grace for women to bring their hearts and struggles before the Lord and each other and then pray together. A new group is being formed. We will meet at 7-9 pm on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month beginning October 12. You MUST pre-register with one of the ladies listed below. It is a closed group meaning after a few weeks no one will be added until another new group begins. Interested in signing up or to ask more questions? Contact Yvonne Shorb at ymshorb@gmail.com or call 610-762-6213. Or contact Jenn Durham at Durham.jennifer5@gmail.com or call 215-208-2851.

  • 7:00p Finance Committee Meeting

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    7:00 pm

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  • 7:30a Men's Bible Study

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    7:30 am

    There's nothing like a fresh cup of coffee, donuts or pastries, and time in the Word with your Brothers. Saturday morning Men's Bible Study began an all new series and you're invited. Join us 7:30 am every other week to consider J.I. Packer's classic book, "Knowing God." Who is He? What is He like? Packer's book takes us to the scriptures for an uplifting, challenging study that every man will value. Join us! Questions? Call James Pica at 610-462-2814.

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  • 5:00p Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF

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    5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes: https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/ Drop-off times: Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

  • 7:00p Board of Elders' Meeting

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    7:00 pm

    In seeking to follow biblical guidelines, Calvary Church is led by a plurality of Elders affirmed by the congregation. These men take the spiritual oversight of the congregation seriously as they give caring leadership to the church family. Link to Elders.

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  • 3:00p Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF

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    3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

    This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes: https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/ Drop-off times: Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

  • 7:00p Volleyball

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    7:00 pm

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  • 1:00p Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF

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    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes: https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/ Drop-off times: Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

  • 5:00p Family Night

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    5:00 pm

    FAMILY SUPPER It all begins at 5:00 PM when Glen & Michelle Doelp and our Kitchen Staff start serving a simple but hearty meal that your family will certainly enjoy. Whether it's pizza or chicken, veggies or taco soup, we guarantee that the Family Supper at Calvary is the best deal in town! For $4.00 per adult / $3.00 per child or $12.00 maximum per family you can relax with the kids and friends in the Fellowship Hall...and leave the cooking to us. All we ask is that you call the office to make reservations by 4:00 PM Monday or sign up on the Friendship Register on Sunday mornings. DISCIPLELAND Great evenings of fun and learning for boys and girls from Pre-K through grade 5. Bible stories, games, crafts, prayer, music, and more. Quality nursery care provided for children of staff and those attending other ministries. Disciple Land meets on Wednesday's from 6:15-7:30 PM from September through May. MIDDLE SCHOOL Middle school youth group is for students grades 6-8 and meets in the North Building in a room dedicated to Teen Ministries on Wednesday's from 6:15-7305 PM from September- May. HIGH SCHOOL The teen years are great! We're here for kids in grades 9-12 each Wednesday from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM from September through May for learning, worship, great fun and fellowship. But that's just the start! Guy's Bible Studies, Retreats, weekend activities, Girl's Studies and more all make teens a priority at Calvary. Check out current options in the Calvary Connection. AND FOR ADULTS Growth, fellowship, learning, prayer, encouragement...Your biggest challenge is going to be choosing among the options! After supper, at 6:15 PM when our kids and teens are cared for, the following ministries will be available: Men's Bible Study: Beginning September 20: "Ask It" – Wisdom from Above Meeting in room 1 in the Fairmount Building - Questions: See Will MacLeod Ladies' Bible Study: A new Ladies Bible Study will begin on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 pm beginning September 27. The study will be "To Live is Christ: Philippians" Bible Study with Matt Chandler. Questions: See Jessie Grider. Shelter From The Storm Shelter from the Storm is a confidential support group for women who have been sexually abused as children. We use a Bible-based workbook that needs to be obtained ahead of time. For more information and to sign up for this 12 week class, contact Patricia Moreau at 215-262-0592. Prayer and Bible Study An hour of devotions, focused prayer, and encouragement led by our elders and other leaders. Room 201 IF IT REALLY SNOWS... A decision to close due to weather will be made by noon and will be announced on the website, Calvary's Facebook Page and by email.

  • 6:15p Wholy Fit

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    6:15 pm to 7:30 pm

    Spiritual and physical encouragement with Carlyn Mannino. Meeting in the Fairmount Building, room 4.

  • 6:15p GriefShare

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    6:15 pm to 7:45 pm

    GriefShare is a 13 week seminar/support group of people grieving the death of someone close. It's a place where you can be around people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. At GriefShare, you'll learn valuable information that will help you through this difficult time in your life. Meeting in the Conference Room, Wednesday evenings, 6:30 – 8:00 pm (no sessions October 11, November 22, December 27 or January 3). Childcare is available for all ages. There is no cost for the sessions, however, a workbook is available for a $15.00 optional donation. Questions? Contact Rachel Anderson (484-347-6118) or check out the website at www.griefshare.org.

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  • 9:30a Ladies Bible Study

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    9:30 am to 11:00 am

    We will continue the study that we began this past Spring using Nancy Guthrie's book "The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy." Many of you already have the book and only need to sign up for the class so we know how many are coming. New to the class? Sign up and order the book (cost $13). Sign-ups will take place before and after Sunday School on August 27 and September 3. Babysitting provided. Questions? Contact Pat Moreau at 215-538-0889.

  • 7:00p Worship Committee Meeting

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    7:00 pm

  • 11:30p Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF

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    11:30 pm to 1:30 pm

    This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes: https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/ Drop-off times: Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

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  • 4:00p Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF

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    4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

    This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes: https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/ Drop-off times: Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

  • Quakertown Conference on Reformed Theology

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    Grace Bible Fellowship Church, Quakertown The entire 2017 Quakertown Conference on Reformed Theology will be devoted to knowing our enemy so that we may resist him. For two days, we will shine the light of Scripture on our ancient foe: on knowing who he is and how he operates, on exposing his lies, and on his final demise. Through five plenary sessions and a choice of workshops, all who attend will be equipped to more fully understand the war we are engaged in and how to more effectively combat our enemy. For more information and registration, go to www.alliancenet.org and click on the events tab.

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  • 1:00p Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF

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    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes: https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/ Drop-off times: Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

  • 1:00p Youth Rally at Victory Valley Camp

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    1:00 pm

  • Quakertown Conference on Reformed Theology

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    Grace Bible Fellowship Church, Quakertown The entire 2017 Quakertown Conference on Reformed Theology will be devoted to knowing our enemy so that we may resist him. For two days, we will shine the light of Scripture on our ancient foe: on knowing who he is and how he operates, on exposing his lies, and on his final demise. Through five plenary sessions and a choice of workshops, all who attend will be equipped to more fully understand the war we are engaged in and how to more effectively combat our enemy. For more information and registration, go to www.alliancenet.org and click on the events tab.

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  • 8:30a Return Dare to Care Banks!

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    8:30 am

    For the past 32 years, Calvary Church has received a Dare to Care Offering during the month before Thanksgiving. The entire offering has raised more than $257,000 for the needy since 1985. Calvary truly has a "heart to care." This year's Dare to Care will bless the needy children and reach the unreached through CEDCAS in Costa Rica and help The Fold, a ministry to teens in crisis, upgrade the teens' housing facilities.

  • 8:30a First Worship Service

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    8:30 am

  • 10:00a Sunday School for ALL ages

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    10:00 am to 10:55 am

    See Adult Options http://www.calvarybfc.org/index.php?pID=92

  • 11:10a Second Worship Service

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    11:10 am to 12:25 pm

    Second Worship Service including nursery through age 5.

  • 1:00p Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF

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    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes: https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/ Drop-off times: Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

  • 3:30p Mission's Committee Meeting

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    3:30 pm

  • 7:00p Young Adult Fellowship

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    7:00 pm

    Our new ministry to Young Adults just began meeting bimonthly. Fellowship, Bible study, and a great time together await young singles. Contact Pastor Tim Hogan for more information.

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  • 8:00a Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF

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    8:00 am to 10:00 am

    This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes: https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/ Drop-off times: Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

  • 7:00p Deacon's Meeting

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    7:00 pm

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  • 7:00p Thanksgiving Eve Service

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    7:00 pm

    A Night of Praise & Thanksgiving For generations, Calvary Church has set aside Thanksgiving Eve as a time of praise and thanks to our gracious God. The whole church family will gather for testimonies of praise, stories of His grace, and worship in song. Our guest this year will be our brother Elliot Ramos, now working with a unique inner city Church Extension project in the city of Lancaster. "Harvest Home Offering" of boxed and canned goods will be received to be distributed to the needy in our area. Come, ye thankful people, come!

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  • 7:30a Men's Bible Study

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    7:30 am

    There's nothing like a fresh cup of coffee, donuts or pastries, and time in the Word with your Brothers. Saturday morning Men's Bible Study began an all new series and you're invited. Join us 7:30 am every other week to consider J.I. Packer's classic book, "Knowing God." Who is He? What is He like? Packer's book takes us to the scriptures for an uplifting, challenging study that every man will value. Join us! Questions? Call James Pica at 610-462-2814.

  • Youth Group Leaf Raking

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    Leaves for Everyone (aka: Leaf Raking) Calvary's youth are looking to serve the church body by raking leaves on November 25. If you are in need of assistance in your raking leaves, please contact Pastor Tim (610-554-1774) to discuss details. All donations received will go towards Sno-Glo scholarships.

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  • 5:15a Trip to Operation Christmas Child Processing Center

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    5:15 am to 9:00 pm

    YOU'RE INVITED...

    BUT YOU MUST ACT QUICKLY!

    There will be a one-day trip to Operation Christmas Child processing center near Baltimore, Maryland on Monday, November 27, 2017. We will depart at 5:15 am and return around 9:00 p.m. Anyone age 13 or older may take part. The cost is $25.00 per person and it includes transportation, lunch, and a T-shirt. Please contact Jan Zettlemoyer by November 8 to get an application (mjzettlemoyer@rcn.com).

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  • 5:00p Family Night

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    5:00 pm

    FAMILY SUPPER It all begins at 5:00 PM when Glen & Michelle Doelp and our Kitchen Staff start serving a simple but hearty meal that your family will certainly enjoy. Whether it's pizza or chicken, veggies or taco soup, we guarantee that the Family Supper at Calvary is the best deal in town! For $4.00 per adult / $3.00 per child or $12.00 maximum per family you can relax with the kids and friends in the Fellowship Hall...and leave the cooking to us. All we ask is that you call the office to make reservations by 4:00 PM Monday or sign up on the Friendship Register on Sunday mornings. DISCIPLELAND Great evenings of fun and learning for boys and girls from Pre-K through grade 5. Bible stories, games, crafts, prayer, music, and more. Quality nursery care provided for children of staff and those attending other ministries. Disciple Land meets on Wednesday's from 6:15-7:30 PM from September through May. MIDDLE SCHOOL Middle school youth group is for students grades 6-8 and meets in the North Building in a room dedicated to Teen Ministries on Wednesday's from 6:15-7305 PM from September- May. HIGH SCHOOL The teen years are great! We're here for kids in grades 9-12 each Wednesday from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM from September through May for learning, worship, great fun and fellowship. But that's just the start! Guy's Bible Studies, Retreats, weekend activities, Girl's Studies and more all make teens a priority at Calvary. Check out current options in the Calvary Connection. AND FOR ADULTS Growth, fellowship, learning, prayer, encouragement...Your biggest challenge is going to be choosing among the options! After supper, at 6:15 PM when our kids and teens are cared for, the following ministries will be available: Men's Bible Study: Beginning September 20: "Ask It" – Wisdom from Above Meeting in room 1 in the Fairmount Building - Questions: See Will MacLeod Ladies' Bible Study: A new Ladies Bible Study will begin on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 pm beginning September 27. The study will be "To Live is Christ: Philippians" Bible Study with Matt Chandler. Questions: See Jessie Grider. Shelter From The Storm Shelter from the Storm is a confidential support group for women who have been sexually abused as children. We use a Bible-based workbook that needs to be obtained ahead of time. For more information and to sign up for this 12 week class, contact Patricia Moreau at 215-262-0592. Prayer and Bible Study An hour of devotions, focused prayer, and encouragement led by our elders and other leaders. Room 201 IF IT REALLY SNOWS... A decision to close due to weather will be made by noon and will be announced on the website, Calvary's Facebook Page and by email.

  • 6:15p GriefShare

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    6:15 pm to 7:45 pm

    GriefShare is a 13 week seminar/support group of people grieving the death of someone close. It's a place where you can be around people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. At GriefShare, you'll learn valuable information that will help you through this difficult time in your life. Meeting in the Conference Room, Wednesday evenings, 6:30 – 8:00 pm (no sessions October 11, November 22, December 27 or January 3). Childcare is available for all ages. There is no cost for the sessions, however, a workbook is available for a $15.00 optional donation. Questions? Contact Rachel Anderson (484-347-6118) or check out the website at www.griefshare.org.

  • 6:15p Wholy Fit

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    6:15 pm to 7:30 pm

    Spiritual and physical encouragement with Carlyn Mannino. Meeting in the Fairmount Building, room 4.

  • 7:45p Christmas Choir Practice

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    7:45 pm

    Jody Parris is enthusiastically leading our Christmas Choir on December 17 and you're invited to participate!

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    9:30 am to 11:00 am

    We will continue the study that we began this past Spring using Nancy Guthrie's book "The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy." Many of you already have the book and only need to sign up for the class so we know how many are coming. New to the class? Sign up and order the book (cost $13). Sign-ups will take place before and after Sunday School on August 27 and September 3. Babysitting provided. Questions? Contact Pat Moreau at 215-538-0889.

   

   

November Events

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Wednesday, November 1

Family Night
5:00 pm

FAMILY SUPPER
It all begins at 5:00 PM when Glen & Michelle Doelp and our Kitchen Staff start serving a simple but hearty meal that your family will certainly enjoy. Whether it's pizza or chicken, veggies or taco soup, we guarantee that the Family Supper at Calvary is the best deal in town! For $4.00 per adult / $3.00 per child or $12.00 maximum per family you can relax with the kids and friends in the Fellowship Hall...and leave the cooking to us. All we ask is that you call the office to make reservations by 4:00 PM Monday or sign up on the Friendship Register on Sunday mornings.

DISCIPLELAND
Great evenings of fun and learning for boys and girls from Pre-K through grade 5. Bible stories, games, crafts, prayer, music, and more. Quality nursery care provided for children of staff and those attending other ministries. Disciple Land meets on Wednesday's from 6:15-7:30 PM from September through May.

MIDDLE SCHOOL
Middle school youth group is for students grades 6-8 and meets in the North Building in a room dedicated to Teen Ministries on Wednesday's from 6:15-7305 PM from September- May.

HIGH SCHOOL
The teen years are great! We're here for kids in grades 9-12 each Wednesday from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM from September through May for learning, worship, great fun and fellowship. But that's just the start! Guy's Bible Studies, Retreats, weekend activities, Girl's Studies and more all make teens a priority at Calvary. Check out current options in the Calvary Connection.

AND FOR ADULTS
Growth, fellowship, learning, prayer, encouragement...Your biggest challenge is going to be choosing among the options! After supper, at 6:15 PM when our kids and teens are cared for, the following ministries will be available:

Men's Bible Study:
Beginning September 20: "Ask It" – Wisdom from Above
Meeting in room 1 in the Fairmount Building - Questions: See Will MacLeod

Ladies' Bible Study:
A new Ladies Bible Study will begin on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 pm beginning September 27. The study will be "To Live is Christ: Philippians" Bible Study with Matt Chandler. Questions: See Jessie Grider.

Shelter From The Storm
Shelter from the Storm is a confidential support group for women who have been sexually abused as children. We use a Bible-based workbook that needs to be obtained ahead of time. For more information and to sign up for this 12 week class, contact Patricia Moreau at 215-262-0592.

Prayer and Bible Study
An hour of devotions, focused prayer, and encouragement led by our elders and other leaders. Room 201

IF IT REALLY SNOWS...
A decision to close due to weather will be made by noon and will be announced on the website, Calvary's Facebook Page and by email.

Reformation Presentation
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Last year Pastor Randy Grossman, several other pastors and laypeople from the BFC including our own Patty McKinley traveled to Europe to see the sites of the Reformation. Pastor Grossman put together a fascinating array of photos that take us to Luther's home church, places where Calvin ministered, even the Wittenberg Door where Luther posted the 95 theses that began the Reformation. In place of our typical Wednesday evening Prayer and Bible Study we'll meet in the Sanctuary with Pastor Randy for an interesting hour of history and blessing. Meeting in the Sanctuary.

Wholy Fit
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Spiritual and physical encouragement with Carlyn Mannino. Meeting in the Fairmount Building, room 4.

GriefShare
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm

GriefShare is a 13 week seminar/support group of people grieving the death of someone close. It's a place where you can be around people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. At GriefShare, you'll learn valuable information that will help you through this difficult time in your life. Meeting in the Conference Room, Wednesday evenings, 6:30 – 8:00 pm (no sessions October 11, November 22, December 27 or January 3). Childcare is available for all ages. There is no cost for the sessions, however, a workbook is available for a $15.00 optional donation. Questions? Contact Rachel Anderson (484-347-6118) or check out the website at www.griefshare.org.

Thursday, November 2

Ladies Bible Study
9:30 am - 11:00 am

We will continue the study that we began this past Spring using Nancy Guthrie's book "The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy." Many of you already have the book and only need to sign up for the class so we know how many are coming. New to the class? Sign up and order the book (cost $13). Sign-ups will take place before and after Sunday School on August 27 and September 3. Babysitting provided. Questions? Contact Pat Moreau at 215-538-0889.

Saturday, November 4

PrimeTime
12:30 pm

Fall Foliage Excursion on the Colebrookdale RailRoad Cost: $15 per person
Reservation deadline: October 18

Sunday, November 5

First Worship Service
8:30 am

Sunday School for ALL ages
10:00 am - 10:55 am

See Adult Options http://www.calvarybfc.org/index.php?pID=92

Second Worship Service
11:10 am - 12:25 pm

Second Worship Service including nursery through age 5.

Young Adult Fellowship
7:00 pm

Our new ministry to Young Adults just began meeting bimonthly. Fellowship, Bible study, and a great time together await young singles. Contact Pastor Tim Hogan for more information.

Tuesday, November 7

Election Day


Wednesday, November 8

Family Night
5:00 pm

FAMILY SUPPER
It all begins at 5:00 PM when Glen & Michelle Doelp and our Kitchen Staff start serving a simple but hearty meal that your family will certainly enjoy. Whether it's pizza or chicken, veggies or taco soup, we guarantee that the Family Supper at Calvary is the best deal in town! For $4.00 per adult / $3.00 per child or $12.00 maximum per family you can relax with the kids and friends in the Fellowship Hall...and leave the cooking to us. All we ask is that you call the office to make reservations by 4:00 PM Monday or sign up on the Friendship Register on Sunday mornings.

DISCIPLELAND
Great evenings of fun and learning for boys and girls from Pre-K through grade 5. Bible stories, games, crafts, prayer, music, and more. Quality nursery care provided for children of staff and those attending other ministries. Disciple Land meets on Wednesday's from 6:15-7:30 PM from September through May.

MIDDLE SCHOOL
Middle school youth group is for students grades 6-8 and meets in the North Building in a room dedicated to Teen Ministries on Wednesday's from 6:15-7305 PM from September- May.

HIGH SCHOOL
The teen years are great! We're here for kids in grades 9-12 each Wednesday from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM from September through May for learning, worship, great fun and fellowship. But that's just the start! Guy's Bible Studies, Retreats, weekend activities, Girl's Studies and more all make teens a priority at Calvary. Check out current options in the Calvary Connection.

AND FOR ADULTS
Growth, fellowship, learning, prayer, encouragement...Your biggest challenge is going to be choosing among the options! After supper, at 6:15 PM when our kids and teens are cared for, the following ministries will be available:

Men's Bible Study:
Beginning September 20: "Ask It" – Wisdom from Above
Meeting in room 1 in the Fairmount Building - Questions: See Will MacLeod

Ladies' Bible Study:
A new Ladies Bible Study will begin on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 pm beginning September 27. The study will be "To Live is Christ: Philippians" Bible Study with Matt Chandler. Questions: See Jessie Grider.

Shelter From The Storm
Shelter from the Storm is a confidential support group for women who have been sexually abused as children. We use a Bible-based workbook that needs to be obtained ahead of time. For more information and to sign up for this 12 week class, contact Patricia Moreau at 215-262-0592.

Prayer and Bible Study
An hour of devotions, focused prayer, and encouragement led by our elders and other leaders. Room 201

IF IT REALLY SNOWS...
A decision to close due to weather will be made by noon and will be announced on the website, Calvary's Facebook Page and by email.

GriefShare
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm

GriefShare is a 13 week seminar/support group of people grieving the death of someone close. It's a place where you can be around people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. At GriefShare, you'll learn valuable information that will help you through this difficult time in your life. Meeting in the Conference Room, Wednesday evenings, 6:30 – 8:00 pm (no sessions October 11, November 22, December 27 or January 3). Childcare is available for all ages. There is no cost for the sessions, however, a workbook is available for a $15.00 optional donation. Questions? Contact Rachel Anderson (484-347-6118) or check out the website at www.griefshare.org.

Wholy Fit
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Spiritual and physical encouragement with Carlyn Mannino. Meeting in the Fairmount Building, room 4.

Thursday, November 9

Ladies Bible Study
9:30 am - 11:00 am

We will continue the study that we began this past Spring using Nancy Guthrie's book "The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy." Many of you already have the book and only need to sign up for the class so we know how many are coming. New to the class? Sign up and order the book (cost $13). Sign-ups will take place before and after Sunday School on August 27 and September 3. Babysitting provided. Questions? Contact Pat Moreau at 215-538-0889.

Tech Committee Meeting
7:00 pm

Side by Side
7:00 pm - 9:00 am

Wives Prayer and Encouragement Group
The purpose of the Side by Side group is to provide a confidential, safe place for wives, whose husbands are struggling with sexual sin, to share and receive encouragement and comfort through Biblical guidance and the hope of Christ and the gospel. We seek to guide in practical steps of faith and obedience. We seek to provide a climate of grace for women to bring their hearts and struggles before the Lord and each other and then pray together. A new group is being formed. We will meet at 7-9 pm on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month beginning October 12. You MUST pre-register with one of the ladies listed below. It is a closed group meaning after a few weeks no one will be added until another new group begins. Interested in signing up or to ask more questions? Contact Yvonne Shorb at ymshorb@gmail.com or call 610-762-6213. Or contact Jenn Durham at Durham.jennifer5@gmail.com or call 215-208-2851.

Finance Committee Meeting
7:00 pm

Saturday, November 11

Men's Bible Study
7:30 am

There's nothing like a fresh cup of coffee, donuts or pastries, and time in the Word with your Brothers. Saturday morning Men's Bible Study began an all new series and you're invited. Join us 7:30 am every other week to consider J.I. Packer's classic book, "Knowing God." Who is He? What is He like? Packer's book takes us to the scriptures for an uplifting, challenging study that every man will value. Join us!

Questions? Call James Pica at 610-462-2814.

Sunday, November 12

First Worship Service
8:30 am

Sunday School for ALL ages
10:00 am - 10:55 am

See Adult Options http://www.calvarybfc.org/index.php?pID=92

Second Worship Service
11:10 am - 12:25 pm

Second Worship Service including nursery through age 5.

Monday, November 13

Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes:
https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/

Drop-off times:
Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm
Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm
Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm
Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm
Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am

Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

Board of Elders' Meeting
7:00 pm

In seeking to follow biblical guidelines, Calvary Church is led by a plurality of Elders affirmed by the congregation. These men take the spiritual oversight of the congregation seriously as they give caring leadership to the church family. Link to Elders.

Tuesday, November 14

Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes:
https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/

Drop-off times:
Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm
Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm
Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm
Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm
Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am

Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

Volleyball
7:00 pm

Wednesday, November 15

Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes:
https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/

Drop-off times:
Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm
Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm
Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm
Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm
Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am

Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

Family Night
5:00 pm

FAMILY SUPPER
It all begins at 5:00 PM when Glen & Michelle Doelp and our Kitchen Staff start serving a simple but hearty meal that your family will certainly enjoy. Whether it's pizza or chicken, veggies or taco soup, we guarantee that the Family Supper at Calvary is the best deal in town! For $4.00 per adult / $3.00 per child or $12.00 maximum per family you can relax with the kids and friends in the Fellowship Hall...and leave the cooking to us. All we ask is that you call the office to make reservations by 4:00 PM Monday or sign up on the Friendship Register on Sunday mornings.

DISCIPLELAND
Great evenings of fun and learning for boys and girls from Pre-K through grade 5. Bible stories, games, crafts, prayer, music, and more. Quality nursery care provided for children of staff and those attending other ministries. Disciple Land meets on Wednesday's from 6:15-7:30 PM from September through May.

MIDDLE SCHOOL
Middle school youth group is for students grades 6-8 and meets in the North Building in a room dedicated to Teen Ministries on Wednesday's from 6:15-7305 PM from September- May.

HIGH SCHOOL
The teen years are great! We're here for kids in grades 9-12 each Wednesday from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM from September through May for learning, worship, great fun and fellowship. But that's just the start! Guy's Bible Studies, Retreats, weekend activities, Girl's Studies and more all make teens a priority at Calvary. Check out current options in the Calvary Connection.

AND FOR ADULTS
Growth, fellowship, learning, prayer, encouragement...Your biggest challenge is going to be choosing among the options! After supper, at 6:15 PM when our kids and teens are cared for, the following ministries will be available:

Men's Bible Study:
Beginning September 20: "Ask It" – Wisdom from Above
Meeting in room 1 in the Fairmount Building - Questions: See Will MacLeod

Ladies' Bible Study:
A new Ladies Bible Study will begin on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 pm beginning September 27. The study will be "To Live is Christ: Philippians" Bible Study with Matt Chandler. Questions: See Jessie Grider.

Shelter From The Storm
Shelter from the Storm is a confidential support group for women who have been sexually abused as children. We use a Bible-based workbook that needs to be obtained ahead of time. For more information and to sign up for this 12 week class, contact Patricia Moreau at 215-262-0592.

Prayer and Bible Study
An hour of devotions, focused prayer, and encouragement led by our elders and other leaders. Room 201

IF IT REALLY SNOWS...
A decision to close due to weather will be made by noon and will be announced on the website, Calvary's Facebook Page and by email.

Wholy Fit
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Spiritual and physical encouragement with Carlyn Mannino. Meeting in the Fairmount Building, room 4.

GriefShare
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm

GriefShare is a 13 week seminar/support group of people grieving the death of someone close. It's a place where you can be around people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. At GriefShare, you'll learn valuable information that will help you through this difficult time in your life. Meeting in the Conference Room, Wednesday evenings, 6:30 – 8:00 pm (no sessions October 11, November 22, December 27 or January 3). Childcare is available for all ages. There is no cost for the sessions, however, a workbook is available for a $15.00 optional donation. Questions? Contact Rachel Anderson (484-347-6118) or check out the website at www.griefshare.org.

Thursday, November 16

Ladies Bible Study
9:30 am - 11:00 am

We will continue the study that we began this past Spring using Nancy Guthrie's book "The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy." Many of you already have the book and only need to sign up for the class so we know how many are coming. New to the class? Sign up and order the book (cost $13). Sign-ups will take place before and after Sunday School on August 27 and September 3. Babysitting provided. Questions? Contact Pat Moreau at 215-538-0889.

Worship Committee Meeting
7:00 pm

Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF
11:30 pm - 1:30 pm

This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes:
https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/

Drop-off times:
Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm
Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm
Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm
Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm
Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am

Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

Friday, November 17

Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes:
https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/

Drop-off times:
Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm
Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm
Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm
Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm
Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am

Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

Quakertown Conference on Reformed Theology

Grace Bible Fellowship Church, Quakertown
The entire 2017 Quakertown Conference on Reformed
Theology will be devoted to knowing our enemy so that we may resist him. For two days, we will shine the light of Scripture on our ancient foe: on knowing who he is and how he operates, on exposing his lies, and on his final demise. Through five plenary sessions and a choice of workshops, all who attend will be equipped to more fully understand the war we are engaged in and how to more effectively combat our enemy. For more information and registration, go to www.alliancenet.org and click on the events tab.

Saturday, November 18

Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes:
https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/

Drop-off times:
Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm
Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm
Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm
Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm
Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am

Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

Youth Rally at Victory Valley Camp
1:00 pm

Quakertown Conference on Reformed Theology

Grace Bible Fellowship Church, Quakertown
The entire 2017 Quakertown Conference on Reformed
Theology will be devoted to knowing our enemy so that we may resist him. For two days, we will shine the light of Scripture on our ancient foe: on knowing who he is and how he operates, on exposing his lies, and on his final demise. Through five plenary sessions and a choice of workshops, all who attend will be equipped to more fully understand the war we are engaged in and how to more effectively combat our enemy. For more information and registration, go to www.alliancenet.org and click on the events tab.

Sunday, November 19

Return Dare to Care Banks!
8:30 am

For the past 32 years, Calvary Church has received a Dare to Care Offering during the month before Thanksgiving. The entire offering has raised more than $257,000 for the needy since 1985. Calvary truly has a "heart to care." This year's Dare to Care will bless the needy children and reach the unreached through CEDCAS in Costa Rica and help The Fold, a ministry to teens in crisis, upgrade the teens' housing facilities.

First Worship Service
8:30 am

Sunday School for ALL ages
10:00 am - 10:55 am

See Adult Options http://www.calvarybfc.org/index.php?pID=92

Second Worship Service
11:10 am - 12:25 pm

Second Worship Service including nursery through age 5.

Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes:
https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/

Drop-off times:
Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm
Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm
Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm
Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm
Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am

Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

Mission's Committee Meeting
3:30 pm

Young Adult Fellowship
7:00 pm

Our new ministry to Young Adults just began meeting bimonthly. Fellowship, Bible study, and a great time together await young singles. Contact Pastor Tim Hogan for more information.

Monday, November 20

Operation Christmas Child DROP OFF
8:00 am - 10:00 am

This year, Calvary Church is a drop-off location for the Shoebox Ministry. If you, your family, your school, or your church or business prepare shoeboxes full of gifts, you can drop them off at Calvary and we'll be sure they get to Samaritan's Purse for distribution. Go to this website for details about shoeboxes:
https://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/

Drop-off times:
Monday, November 13: 5 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday, November 14: 3 pm - 5 pm
Wednesday, November 15: 1 pm - 3 pm
Thursday, November 16: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Friday, November 17: 4 pm - 7 pm
Saturday, November 18: 1 pm - 3 pm
Sunday, November 19: 1 pm - 3 pm
Monday, November 20: 8 am - 10 am

Questions? Contact Dottie Sterner at 484-851-3542.

Deacon's Meeting
7:00 pm

Tuesday, November 21

Volleyball
7:00 pm

Wednesday, November 22

Thanksgiving Eve Service
7:00 pm

A Night of Praise & Thanksgiving
For generations, Calvary Church has set aside Thanksgiving Eve as a time of praise and thanks to our gracious God. The whole church family will gather for testimonies of praise, stories of His grace, and worship in song. Our guest this year will be our brother Elliot Ramos, now working with a unique inner city Church Extension project in the city of Lancaster. "Harvest Home Offering" of boxed and canned goods will be received to be distributed to the needy in our area. Come, ye thankful people, come!

Thursday, November 23

Happy Thanksgiving!


Saturday, November 25

Men's Bible Study
7:30 am

There's nothing like a fresh cup of coffee, donuts or pastries, and time in the Word with your Brothers. Saturday morning Men's Bible Study began an all new series and you're invited. Join us 7:30 am every other week to consider J.I. Packer's classic book, "Knowing God." Who is He? What is He like? Packer's book takes us to the scriptures for an uplifting, challenging study that every man will value. Join us!

Questions? Call James Pica at 610-462-2814.

Youth Group Leaf Raking

Leaves for Everyone
(aka: Leaf Raking)
Calvary's youth are looking to serve the church body by raking leaves on November 25. If you are in need of assistance in your raking leaves, please contact Pastor Tim (610-554-1774) to discuss details. All donations received will go towards Sno-Glo scholarships.

Sunday, November 26

First Worship Service
8:30 am

Sunday School for ALL ages
10:00 am - 10:55 am

See Adult Options http://www.calvarybfc.org/index.php?pID=92

Second Worship Service
11:10 am - 12:25 pm

Second Worship Service including nursery through age 5.

Monday, November 27

Trip to Operation Christmas Child Processing Center
5:15 am - 9:00 pm

YOU'RE INVITED...

BUT YOU MUST ACT QUICKLY!

There will be a one-day trip to Operation Christmas Child processing center near Baltimore, Maryland on Monday, November 27, 2017. We will depart at 5:15 am and return around 9:00 p.m. Anyone age 13 or older may take part. The cost is $25.00 per person and it includes transportation, lunch, and a T-shirt. Please contact Jan Zettlemoyer by November 8 to get an application (mjzettlemoyer@rcn.com).

Tuesday, November 28

Volleyball
7:00 pm

Wednesday, November 29

Family Night
5:00 pm

FAMILY SUPPER
It all begins at 5:00 PM when Glen & Michelle Doelp and our Kitchen Staff start serving a simple but hearty meal that your family will certainly enjoy. Whether it's pizza or chicken, veggies or taco soup, we guarantee that the Family Supper at Calvary is the best deal in town! For $4.00 per adult / $3.00 per child or $12.00 maximum per family you can relax with the kids and friends in the Fellowship Hall...and leave the cooking to us. All we ask is that you call the office to make reservations by 4:00 PM Monday or sign up on the Friendship Register on Sunday mornings.

DISCIPLELAND
Great evenings of fun and learning for boys and girls from Pre-K through grade 5. Bible stories, games, crafts, prayer, music, and more. Quality nursery care provided for children of staff and those attending other ministries. Disciple Land meets on Wednesday's from 6:15-7:30 PM from September through May.

MIDDLE SCHOOL
Middle school youth group is for students grades 6-8 and meets in the North Building in a room dedicated to Teen Ministries on Wednesday's from 6:15-7305 PM from September- May.

HIGH SCHOOL
The teen years are great! We're here for kids in grades 9-12 each Wednesday from 8:00 PM to 9:15 PM from September through May for learning, worship, great fun and fellowship. But that's just the start! Guy's Bible Studies, Retreats, weekend activities, Girl's Studies and more all make teens a priority at Calvary. Check out current options in the Calvary Connection.

AND FOR ADULTS
Growth, fellowship, learning, prayer, encouragement...Your biggest challenge is going to be choosing among the options! After supper, at 6:15 PM when our kids and teens are cared for, the following ministries will be available:

Men's Bible Study:
Beginning September 20: "Ask It" – Wisdom from Above
Meeting in room 1 in the Fairmount Building - Questions: See Will MacLeod

Ladies' Bible Study:
A new Ladies Bible Study will begin on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 pm beginning September 27. The study will be "To Live is Christ: Philippians" Bible Study with Matt Chandler. Questions: See Jessie Grider.

Shelter From The Storm
Shelter from the Storm is a confidential support group for women who have been sexually abused as children. We use a Bible-based workbook that needs to be obtained ahead of time. For more information and to sign up for this 12 week class, contact Patricia Moreau at 215-262-0592.

Prayer and Bible Study
An hour of devotions, focused prayer, and encouragement led by our elders and other leaders. Room 201

IF IT REALLY SNOWS...
A decision to close due to weather will be made by noon and will be announced on the website, Calvary's Facebook Page and by email.

GriefShare
6:15 pm - 7:45 pm

GriefShare is a 13 week seminar/support group of people grieving the death of someone close. It's a place where you can be around people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. At GriefShare, you'll learn valuable information that will help you through this difficult time in your life. Meeting in the Conference Room, Wednesday evenings, 6:30 – 8:00 pm (no sessions October 11, November 22, December 27 or January 3). Childcare is available for all ages. There is no cost for the sessions, however, a workbook is available for a $15.00 optional donation. Questions? Contact Rachel Anderson (484-347-6118) or check out the website at www.griefshare.org.

Wholy Fit
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm

Spiritual and physical encouragement with Carlyn Mannino. Meeting in the Fairmount Building, room 4.

Christmas Choir Practice
7:45 pm

Jody Parris is enthusiastically leading our Christmas Choir on December 17 and you're invited to participate!

Thursday, November 30

Ladies Bible Study
9:30 am - 11:00 am

We will continue the study that we began this past Spring using Nancy Guthrie's book "The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy." Many of you already have the book and only need to sign up for the class so we know how many are coming. New to the class? Sign up and order the book (cost $13). Sign-ups will take place before and after Sunday School on August 27 and September 3. Babysitting provided. Questions? Contact Pat Moreau at 215-538-0889.