Associate Pastor/Family Ministries-West
Our mission is to partner with parents to link students to Christ and community by Linking OUT to others through service, IN to community through discipleship, and UP to God through worship.
25 is our 25+ hour intensive weekend retreat where students are engaged in energetic worship, experience intentional discipleship, and find community as they spend the night in host homes.
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THE LINK is our dynamic worship service specifically designed with students in mind, where students have the ability to invite there friends to come and start to be a part of what God is doing here at Calvary. Get ready for fun hangouts, vibrant worship, and engaging preaching from our student pastor Seth Conerly at the Calvary Central and Ryan Showalter at Calvary West.
Come early and hangout in the worship center lobby, with the service starting at 6:15p in the main worship center and ending at 7:30p.
Swing by at 5p for dinner or join us at 6:00 for snacks and basketball. Our service will start at 6:15p in Room 3103 (Youth Room).
On Sunday mornings at 9:15a and 10:45a, Calvary Central students meet for Bible Fellowship. Calvary West students meet at 9:45a. During this time our 6th-12th grade students meet together by grade. Classes are designed to keep your students engaged with the truth of God’s Word and learn practical application for living in relationship with God and other people.
Click here for class directory
Click here for class directory
Fuel Groups are a discipleship component of the student ministry that aim to develop fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ. Growing students in community with one another, sharpening students through accountability and discipleship, and equipping and mobilizing students for the work of the ministry that God has mandated through the local church.
Fuel Groups meet by grade and gender in host homes most Sunday nights from 6:30p -8:00p.
For information on leaders and host homes, email Misty Hall.
VG (Vertical Generation) is a gathering of high school students, learning and growing in lifestyle worship in the context of community.
VG seeks to share the love of Christ through experiences ranging from leading worship to community engagement, including a yearly mission trip. Our goal is to know God and make Him known.
Exalt is a middle school ministry which encourages worship through music and the arts. This ministry is led by Annie Brown and a team of adult sponsors. As a ministry within the church and as an outreach to the community, your 6th-8th grade student is equipped to evangelize, host block parties, and go on a mission trip as a means of sharing Jesus with others.
Senior Recognition is our special event where we honor our graduating seniors in Sunday morning services. There is a brunch for seniors and their families that follows morning services for both Calvary Central and Calvary West students. Calvary West students, contact Ryan Showalter for details.
The culmination of VG and EXALT each year is our summer mission trip where students are challenged to be the hands and feet of Jesus through a mission trip centered on worship and the gospel.
Trip Contact: Mary Lynn Birkedal
Trip Contact: Annie Brown
Camp 2017 is our weeklong summer camp for students at Laurel Ridge. It is an amazing week of fun games, purposeful fellowship, amazing worship, and engaging preaching. You do not want to miss out on this amazing week!