Inside Out: Making Impossible Obedience Possible

I trust that you had a wonderful Easter Weekend last week as you celebrated our Risen Lord! Today, I want to begin a series entitled “Inside Out: Making Impossible Obedience Possible.”  We recognize the Scripture is full of commands by our Lord; commands that seem utterly impossible to fulfill.  So, how is it that we […]

Where is God when Earthquakes and Tsunamis Strike?

Over the last 10 days we have all been moved by the stories, pictures, and video of the earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Japan. Thousands of people have lost their lives, thousands more have lost all of their worldly possessions, and there continues to be tremendous uncertainty and unrest throughout the country. While watching these […]

Living Missionally in a Post-Christian World

Several Sunday’s ago we began painting a picture for you of the vision of our church.  As we talked about the desire to see every individual have a faith that is Personal, Growing, and Serving, we shared with you the framework that we would use to help us give direction to our ministry moving forward. […]

Core Value #6: Mercy Ministries

Can I ask you a couple of questions? How do you feel when you encounter someone on the street who is peddling for money? What do you think our response should be to the drug addict, the woman who sells herself to feed her family, or the person who walks up to you and asks […]

Christ-Centered Worship

In this post, we will focus on Calvary’s third core value: Christ Centered Worship.  This core value states: “We center our corporate worship on Christ—through preaching, praying, singing, reading and picturing (ordinances) the Word so that God is glorified and His people are edified.” As we discuss this core value, it’s important to understand the […]

Gospel Transformation

Core Value #1: Gospel Transformation January 30, 2011 The more we clearly we understand what the Gospel is and how it applies to our lives, the more clearly the beauty and glory of Christ is put on display and the more joy, happiness, and satisfaction we experience. Our Mission: “We exist to glorify God by […]

Equipping the Saints…

As Calvary continues to grow with so many new ministry opportunities on the horizon, it is our sincere desire to continue to equip our brothers and sisters and stand alongside them as we reach out to the communities in which we live.  Below you’ll find a summary of the sermon that was given on the […]