Little Drummer Dude

Children’s Christmas Musical Begins! We will begin rehearsals for this year’s children’s Christmas musical, Little Drummer Dude, this Sunday, September 29 at 4:30 p.m. We’ll meet in the sanctuary each Sunday afternoon and rehearse until the performance on Sunday, December 15 at 6pm. Please encourage your kids – children preschool and elementary are welcome to… Read More ›

Red Cross Blood Drive

Red Cross Blood Drive Calvary will host its next Red Cross Blood Drive on Sunday, September 8 from 11 AM to 3:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall. Please contact Jessica Simandle (336/401-2667 or simandle.jessica@ yahoo.com) to schedule a blood donation or to volunteer for the event. Donors can also schedule their appointment by visiting the… Read More ›

Hark! The Calvary Angels Sing

Hark! The Calvary Angels Sing Believe it or not, our sanctuary choir will soon begin rehearsing music for Christmas. And we want you to join us! We’ll begin “Christmas Choir” rehearsals on Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 7:15 in the sanctuary. If you’d like to participate in this year’s Christmas cantata, you need only attend the… Read More ›

“Shining a Light” for Hospice Care

“Shining a Light” for Hospice Care Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care will sponsor its first annual “Night of 1000 Lights” event on Saturday, September 21, from 4 to 9 PM at Fisher River Park. Featuring music, entertainment, food, and activities; the event will raise money for Hospice by allowing families and individuals to place… Read More ›

Church Responds to Opioid Abuse

Church Responds to Opioid Abuse In recent months, our pastor has been attending a series of dialogue sessions sponsored by Surry County to discern ways that area churches can be involved in combatting the tragedy of opioid abuse. Some of you know that in just the last two years, several families in our church have… Read More ›

Servant Sunday is Coming

Servant Sunday is Coming! On Sunday, October 27, we’re asking you not just to “Come to Church.” We want you to “Be the Church” as Calvary shares in its first-ever “Servant Sunday.” We will worship God that day, but we’ll do so by going out into our community to share His love and to bless… Read More ›

Mid-Week Ministry Starts September 11

Mid-Week Ministry Starts September 11 Calvary’s Wednesday night ministry program for the fall of 2019 will begin on September 11. Opportunities for growth and service include a free snack supper that begins at 5:45, Bible study and mission education options for children, youth and adults that begin at 6:15, and the sanctuary choir rehearsal that… Read More ›

New Devotional

A New Devotional Composed by … You! As you will read elsewhere in this month’s newsletter, Calvary was recently awarded a grant that will allow our pastor and congregation to share a sabbatical experience in the summer of 2020. Built around the theme of “Rest, Reflect, and Renew,” the church’s spiritual growth emphasis will include… Read More ›

Appalachian Christmas Outreach

Appalachian Christmas Outreach Once again this year, Calvary will be participating in the Appalachian Christmas Backpack Ministry of the Surry Baptist Association. This means that individuals, families, and/or Sunday School classes will have the opportunity to fill one or more backpacks with child-appropriate gifts, which will then be delivered to children in economically challenged communities… Read More ›