ROYAL FAMILY KIDS CAMP - July 9-14, a team of 60+ volunteers from Calvary Chapel and other churches will be taking 60 children who have been abused and neglected, for a week of summer camp focused on demonstrating and sharing God’s unconditional love. We are still in need of people to join the prayer team to cover the children and volunteers with prayer all week. We are also still in need of new or used twin sheet sets, towels, pillows, sleeping bags and children’s camp-type clothing for 5-12 year old sizes. If you would like to join the prayer team or if you have items you’d like to donate, or be involved, please contact Laura @ 714-767-4680 or email@example.com.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - We are in need of a couple more volunteers on a regular basis, and then a couple “substitutes” that could serve whenever the “regular” servants cannot be there. Every third Friday of the month, we here at Calvary Chapel volunteer at the community kitchen from 9:30AM-12:15PM, helping to prepare the meal served that day and putting together sack lunches, which are given out on Saturday and Sunday. If you are interested in being part of this community service, please contact Karen Harris @ (760) 522-1315.
AM SERVANTS NEEDED – We are in need of 2-3 servants for the Sunday AM fellowship ministry. Every Sunday morning between early and late services, we gather for fellowship and a small brunch. Our “teams” serve on a rotation basis, so you would serve every 5 to 6 weeks. If you feel that this is a ministry the Lord would have you to serve in, please contact Gayla Fitzpatrick at 623-8072.
MINISTRY OPPORTUNITIES - As a church we are seeking to strengthen some of our existing ministries and also to create some new areas of opportunity to serve in our body. Please pray with us for God to draw us into all He has for us as a church. Some of the opportunities are: Missions, Tech, Website, Social Media, Marriage, Bldg/grounds, Children's, Meals, Seder, and a few more. If the Lord lays one (or more) on your heart, please let us know. Please cllck this link to download the ministry flyer - ministry link.
PRAYER CHAIN - Calling all prayer warriors. If you are not already on the Calvary prayer chain and would like to be, just let the office know that you would like to be involved and we will make sure you are included in this vital ministry!
MEALS MINISTRY – For those who need occasional help while sick, in the hospital, death of family member, etc., we have a meals ministry. If you feel led to serve by providing a meal when needed, please contact Gayla Fitzpatrick in the office at 623-8072.
USHERS AND GREETERS - 1 Peter 4:8-9 tells us,
“And above all things have fervent love for one another…” and to “Be hospitable to one another...”
Our Ushers & Greeters Ministry is a place in our fellowship where this command is being lived out. If you would like to get involved, please contact B.J. Harris at (760) 670-7625.
WIDOW’S NEEDS – If you are a widow, or you know a widow, in need of handyman work, please let us know. There is a sign up sheet in the foyer to list your name and work needed. If this is a ministry you would like to serve in and be a part of, please contact Chris Kolker at 317-3245 and let him know what skills you have and how you can help.
CHURCH COMMUNITY BUILDER - We would like to begin utilizing Church Community Builder as soon as possible. This is a program we introduced a while back, which we will use for communications with particular groups (i.e. ushers & greeters, women's Bible study, etc). This wil also be great to use as a church directory. Below are links to go directly to CCB itself, a couple of video links of Pastor Phil explaining the program, and a PDF file you can click on for some easy instructions on how you can get started.
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Church Community Builder
CHURCH INVITATION CARDS - In the foyer, see our church invitation cards for you to take and hand out to your family, friends, neighbors, co-workers and other people you meet. The cards list our service times, have a map for our location, and a place where you can put your name and number (if you so desire). We hope this is a helpful tool for you to use to bring people to worship and hear God’s spoken Word!
MISSIONS – We as a church support 12 different missions. We are excited about what God is doing through His people in getting His word out and supporting those who are less fortunate than us. There are mission brochures on the wall in the hallway. Please take one home so you can join us in prayer for these ministries and the wonderful work God is doing.
CALVARY CHAPEL MAGAZINE – The magazine that we have available every quarter now has apps for iPad’s and smartphone’s. You can find the apps at iTunes for Apple users, and Google Play for Android users. The smartphone app allows you to watch videos, view photos, share prayer requests, and connect with other readers. The iPad app has interactive photos and video features plus a multimedia Gospel presentation. Please pray for the impact this technology can have on the people in countries where the physical magazine cannot go.
OPERATION WORLD – Here is an opportunity for you to join Christians around the world praying for the harvest! Operation World has several ways to get engaged – through the OW book, CD-ROM, DVD-ROM or eBook. Another is to join people from every nation, praying for people in every nation. Sign up now and pray that the glory of God would fill the earth! You will receive daily prayer reminders for a different country or need somewhere in the world. Through your prayers, you will change lives and nations. Go to http://www.operationworld.org/join-prayer-movement to get involved in furthering God’s kingdom!!
CAMP - Royal Family KIDS Camp of Roswell is a partnership of local churches working together to provide a life changing camp experience for abused and neglected kids from Chaves county and New Mexico. We are in need of counselors, along with support staff for activities such as post office, photography, music and dance, drama, woodworking, arts & crafts, painting and more as well as managing logistics. If you would like more information or would like to be a part of this life changing experience, visit purpledayroswell.com. Applications are available on this website!
SUNDAY AM FELLOWSHIP –
Every Sunday morning between the early and late services, we gather for fellowship and a small brunch, from 10:00-10:25. We have “teams” that serve on a rotation basis. If you feel that this is a ministry the Lord would have you to serve in, please contact Gayla Fitzpatrick at 623-8072.
SUNDAY PM PRAYER MEETING – 6:30-7:30 PM
We are so excited about what God is doing in our Sunday night prayer meeting. Truly God is strengthening our fellowship in prayer and these nights are becoming such awesome and sweet time of prayer. Come join us and you are sure to receive a blessing!
"BRANCHES" YOUTH GROUP – 6:00-8:00 PM
The Calvary youth group, "Branches", meets on Sunday nights here at the church. If you are a young person looking for a time of Bible study and fellowship with other young believers, come join us! If you have questions or would like further information, contact Billy Kolker @ 910-1577.
PRAYING FOR THE HARVEST - There are many broken, hurting, and lost people in our city and around the world that need to be rescued by Jesus! This problem is not one that we can solve in our own strength. We don't need man-made programs; we need God do what He alone can do! In Matthew 9 Jesus said, “The harvest truly is plentiful, but the laborers are few. Therefore pray to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into His harvest”. We invite you to join us in seeking to follow Jesus' instructions in this. We meet every Monday, here at Calvary Chapel, from 6:30-7:30pm to lift up the lost living in our community and around the world.
WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY – On Mondays from 6:30-8:30 PM, we will have a new women’s Bible study, meeting here at the church. It is the Gospel of Matthew, led by Spunky Baldock. This is a wonderful time of learning God's Word and fellowship!
TUESDAY HOME FELLOWSHIP – Wayne Parson leads the Tuesday home fellowship Bible study, starting at 6:30 PM. The address is 1505 W. Alameda. We hope that you’ll join us as we gather together to grow closer to God as we study His Word, and develop a union of fellowship with our brothers and sisters. We are now studying the book of Acts.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT DINNERS – 5:30-6:30 PM
Every Wednesday night, before mid-week service, we gather together for dinner and fellowship here at the church. If you would be interested in volunteering to help provide occasional meals, there is a sign up sheet in the foyer. For more information, please talk to Gayla Fitzpatrick, 623-8072.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY – 6:30-8:00 PM
Need a mid-week boost? Join us as we study the book of Nehemiah in our Wednesday night Bible study. You are sure to receive a blessing that will help you get through the rest of your week until your Sunday feeding of God’s precious word!!
BIBLE EXPLORERS – Calling all kids ages 4 yrs. old through 6th grade - come and meet with us on Wednesdays at 6:30 PM. Join Mrs. Angela in this exciting journey through the life and ministry of Jesus Christ. We are in need of one or two volunteers, to help Mrs. Angela with the kids - things such as to tell a story once in a while or share something special, etc. If you feel the Lord leading you to serve in this area or have any questions, please talk to Angela Strange or Aimee Boor.
THURSDAY WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY - On Thursdays from 6:30-8:00 PM, please join us for a women’s Bible study, meeting here at the church and led by Cindy Hunter. We are using the book entitled "My Heart - Christ's Home".
This study will take you through six of the rooms of your heart, helping you to see aspects of your Christian life as Jesus sees them. You will be stretched and enriched by your personal meeting with Christ.
THURSDAY HOME FELLOWSHIP – Brian Stokes leads a home fellowship Bible study on Thursday nights at 6:30 PM. The address is 11 Berrendo Meadows Court. Come and enjoy studying God’s word along with the benefit of fellowship with brothers and sisters in Christ.
MEN’S PRAYER BREAKFAST – Calling all Christian brothers! The last Saturday of each month, at 8:30 AM, there is a Men’s Prayer Breakfast. Please plan on attending this great time of fellowship and prayer.