Fresh Hope Support Group Starting Soon

“Fresh Hope” Coming to Calvary Baptist Fresh Hope for Mental Health® is an international network of Christian peer-to-peer mental health support groups whose mission is to empower those with mental health challenges, along with their loved ones, to live full and rich lives in spite of having a mental health diagnosis. Fresh Hope groups approach… Read More ›

GriefShare Support Group Starting Soon

GriefShare Begins on February 5 GriefShare is a weekly support group designed to provide encouragement and hope to individuals who are dealing with the death of a loved one. Using instruction from Christian professionals and group discussion, GriefShare helps participants address grief and recovery from a biblical perspective. Our spring session of GriefShare will be… Read More ›

Give to Hurricane Relief Efforts

Give to Hurricane Relief Efforts In the wake of historic flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey along the Gulf Coast of Texas and by Hurricane Irma in Florida and the southeastern US, many members of our church family have asked if we will be collecting a special offering to provide relief for people impacted by the… Read More ›

A “Bandana Blessing”

A “Bandana Blessing” The Ladies 3 Sunday School class at Calvary recently found a creative way to “be a blessing” to members of our nation’s military. Through an organization called “Operation Bandanas” (which was established by a woman whose husband was a soldier, killed in the line of duty), they packaged 200 bandanas, each of… Read More ›

The Backpack Challenge is Met!

The Backpack Challenge Is Met! We’re happy to report that our church family collected 6340 food items this month to support the Backpack program at Franklin Elementary. This exceeds our goal of 6000 items, and it will give this year’s program a great foundation as backpacks start going home at the end of this week…. Read More ›

“Backpack Challenge” a Success

Calvary Meets the “Backpack Challenge” This September, members of Calvary Baptist were challenged to collect 5500 food items to support the Backpack program at Franklin Elementary School, an outreach that provides children from “food insecure” families with something healthy to eat during the weekend when school lunches are not available to them. As the month… Read More ›

Christmas at Colonial

Christmas at Colonial On Monday, December 23, members of Calvary sponsored a Christmas Party for residents of the Colonial Care Nursing Home. After singing a round of Christmas carols, each resident was given a bag, filled with gifts that had been donated by church members during the Advent season. Volunteers from the church – many… Read More ›

The Backpack Challenge

The Backpack Challenge In the month of September, the church family at Calvary Baptist was challenge to contribute 5000 food items for the Franklin Elementary Backpack program, an outreach the provides nutritious food to children from food-insecure families during the weekend when they don’t have access to school lunches. We’re happy to report that as of… Read More ›

Mid-Week Ministries for Fall 2014

Mid-Week Ministries for Fall 2014 Calvary’s full schedule of Wednesday night activities is now up and running! The night kicks off with a fellowship meal at 5:45 PM followed by Christian growth opportunities for all ages at 6:30 PM. Children’s activities include Mission Friends (for preschoolers), AIM – Abide in Me (for grade-school girls), and RA’s – Royal… Read More ›