Church Calendar

October Events

Sunday, October 1

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.

Tuesday, October 3

Volleyball
7:00 pm

Wednesday, October 4

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, October 5

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.

Christian Education Committee Meeting
7:00 pm

La Palabra - Spanish Bible Study

Would you like to study "Evangelio Segun Juan?" (The Gospel of John)
Interested in learning conversational Spanish with friends?
This Fall, La Palabra will offer an eight week study in conversational Spanish coupled with an introduction to the Gospel of John. Meeting Thursdays (note day change), 7:00 pm in the Fairmount Building. The study began September 5 with Pastor Cali. English speakers who want to strengthen their ability to communicate in Spanish as well as Spanish speakers who are developing their English are bienvenido!

Finance Committee Meeting
7:00 pm

Saturday, October 7

Ladies Night...NO Morning Out!
9:30 am

Ladies Night...NO Morning Out!
No, the date is not a mistake! We're changing it up this fall!
Join us on Saturday, October 7 for "Let Us Give Thanks"
A pastor's wife, mom, freelance food stylist for several TV food shows, and author of Psalm 34:8 Cooking Series classes, Lucille Osborn will present a cooking demonstration and you will get to taste all that she will prepare that morning! You will also receive a recipe booklet.

A Little Bit About Lucille:
Lucille Osborn holds a culinary arts degree and has worked professionally as a freelance food stylist since 1996. A food stylist has the creative challenge of shopping for, preparing and artfully displaying food for video, television or still photography. For seven seasons, Lucille was the food stylist on Discovery Channel's Home Matters and for Conde Nast's food show, Epicurious. She has had the privilege to work with many noted food professionals and has freelanced at QVC's broadcast kitchens, styling food for noted cookbook authors.
Lucille is the wife of Senior Pastor Buddy Osborn, Calvary Chapel Kensington/Rock Ministries of Philadelphia and mom to daughter, Leigha. It is Lucille's authoritative knowledge of cooking and her role as the wife of a senior pastor/ministry leader that inspired her writing of the love Psalm 34:8 Cooking series classes. Through her easy going style and the innovative use of culinary arts, God's Word is magnified and women are drawn closer to HIS truths for their lives.

Sunday, October 8

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, October 9

Women's Ministry Committee Meeting
7:00 pm

Tuesday, October 10

Volleyball
7:00 pm

Wednesday, October 11

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.

Thursday, October 12

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.

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.

La Palabra - Spanish Bible Study

Would you like to study "Evangelio Segun Juan?" (The Gospel of John)
Interested in learning conversational Spanish with friends?
This Fall, La Palabra will offer an eight week study in conversational Spanish coupled with an introduction to the Gospel of John. Meeting Thursdays (note day change), 7:00 pm in the Fairmount Building. The study began September 5 with Pastor Cali. English speakers who want to strengthen their ability to communicate in Spanish as well as Spanish speakers who are developing their English are bienvenido!

Tech Committee Meeting
7:00 pm

Saturday, October 14

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, October 15

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.

Mission's Committee Meeting
3:30 pm

Monday, October 16

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.

Deacon's Meeting
7:00 pm

Tuesday, October 17

PrimeTime
1:15 pm

Musical Memories Museum
See the collection of player pianos, organs, Victrolas, jukeboxes. A free-will donation will be accepted.

Volleyball
7:00 pm

Wednesday, October 18

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, October 19

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.

La Palabra - Spanish Bible Study

Would you like to study "Evangelio Segun Juan?" (The Gospel of John)
Interested in learning conversational Spanish with friends?
This Fall, La Palabra will offer an eight week study in conversational Spanish coupled with an introduction to the Gospel of John. Meeting Thursdays (note day change), 7:00 pm in the Fairmount Building. The study began September 5 with Pastor Cali. English speakers who want to strengthen their ability to communicate in Spanish as well as Spanish speakers who are developing their English are bienvenido!

Worship Committee Meeting
7:00 pm

Sunday, October 22

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.

Tuesday, October 24

Volleyball
7:00 pm

Wednesday, October 25

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, October 26

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.

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.

La Palabra - Spanish Bible Study

Would you like to study "Evangelio Segun Juan?" (The Gospel of John)
Interested in learning conversational Spanish with friends?
This Fall, La Palabra will offer an eight week study in conversational Spanish coupled with an introduction to the Gospel of John. Meeting Thursdays (note day change), 7:00 pm in the Fairmount Building. The study began September 5 with Pastor Cali. English speakers who want to strengthen their ability to communicate in Spanish as well as Spanish speakers who are developing their English are bienvenido!

Saturday, October 28

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.

BFC Historical Society Meeting


Sunday, October 29

First Worship Service
8:30 am

Fifth Sunday Celebration
10:00 am

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

Second Worship Service including nursery through age 5.

Monday, October 30

Ladies Night Out
7:00 pm

Craft Night - details to follow.

Tuesday, October 31

Volleyball
7:00 pm