WEEKEND SERVICES: Thursdays at 8pm; Saturdays at 6pm; Sundays at 9am & 11am
HISPANIC SERVICES: Saturdays at 6pm, Sundays at 11am
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MAY 23-24, 2020

JOIN US ONLINE THIS WEEK
Online, Facebook, YouTube & Calvary App

Thursdays: 8:00pm
Saturdays: 6:00pm
Sundays: 9:00am & 11:00am

 
5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village, CA 91362
818.991.8040

Senior Pastor Shawn Thornton


This Weekend's Worship Music
God So Loved - We the Kingdom
1000 Tongues - Vertical Worship
Raise a Hallelujah  - Bethel Music  
In Christ Alone - Kristian Stanfill
King of Kings - Hillsong Worship  
All the Poor and Powerless  - All Sons And Daughters

                            
 
YA (Young Adults) ages 18-30:
Join us online, YouTube, Instagram or Facebook on Thursdays at 8:00pm for YA, Calvary’s young adults group (ages 18-30). Join for an evening of teaching and worship. More info at calvarywestlake.org/young-adults
 

Calvary Welcome Reception: If you are new to Calvary and want to find out more about our church, join us for a virtual Calvary Welcome Reception with Pastor Shawn. This Sunday, May 24 at 2pm or 7:30pm or Tuesday, May 26 at 6:30pm. To RSVP and receive the Zoom link, click HERE.
During this season, we’ve started a new tradition...COFFEE & PRAYER WITH PASTOR JEREMY. We meet over Zoom to encourage, listen and pray for one another. The coffee is optional, but this truly is a special time to make new friends and connect with our church body. To begin receiving our emails so you can join one of these sessions, click HERE to be added to our email list. These are grounds for serious fellowship. Neat things are brewing.
Discipleship Classes: Whether you are looking to become a member of Calvary, grow in your walk with Jesus, learn about how to use your God-given gifts and talents to serve the kingdom, or be equipped to share your faith with others, we want to help you in your journey.

We offer four discipleship classes and, during this season, all classes will be held online on varying days. Check out our website for more details or to register.
  • 101 - Discover Calvary: Tuesdays, starting June 2, at 12:00pm or 7:30pm, 4 weeks
  • 201 - Discover My Spiritual Maturity: Tuesdays, starting June 2, at 7:30pm or Thursdays, starting June 4, at 12:00pm or 7:30pm
  • 301 - Discover My Ministry: Mondays, starting June 1, or Tuesdays, starting June 2, at 7:30pm
  • 401 - Discover My Mission: Wednesdays, starting June 3, at 7:30pm

Marriage Essentials: Join us for the first seminar of this five part seminar series on the essentials of Christian marriage. Pastor Jeremy Haynes will teach these sessions over Zoom once a month for the next five months. Join us as we encourage each other to develop Christ-honoring marriages. To learn more about these marriage seminars, click HERE.
  • Honor: Tuesday, May 26, 7:30 - 8:30pm (Sign up HERE)
  • Relational Intimacy: Tuesday, June 30, 7:30 - 8:30pm
  • Spiritual Intimacy: Tuesday, July 28, 7:30 - 8:30pm
  • Partnership: Tuesday, August 25, 7:30 - 8:30pm
  • Message: Tuesday, September 29, 7:30 - 8:30pm

Singles is meeting online on Wednesdays at 7:00pm. Join other mature singles for our Bible study over Zoom each week. Pastor Scott Davis preaches a message and then everyone goes to their breakout rooms in order to discuss, fellowship, encourage, support, and pray with one another. To receive the Zoom meeting link each week, click HERE to be added to the email list.
Men's Connect – A Bible Study for Men: Join us via Zoom on Saturdays at 7:30am or Wednesdays at 7:30pm for biblical teaching through the book of Acts and conversation with other men. Click HERE to join or go to zoom.com and enter this meeting ID: 991 724 254 
Women’s Summer Bible Study: Starting in June, we will offer an online women’s Bible study on Wednesdays from 9:00 - 10:00am or 7:30 - 8:30pm. We will be studying the book of James. Click HERE to RSVP and to receive the Zoom link.
 
Momentum is meeting online on Wednesdays from 2:00 - 3:00pm. Momentum is a joyful fellowship of believers striving to live and love like Jesus. To receive the Zoom meeting link each week, click HERE to be added to the  email list.
Career Transitions Now: Have you been laid off or furloughed? Career Transitions Now is a unique and personalized 10-week workshop offered via Zoom to job seekers and career transitioners. Douglas Whitaker and John Schad share their 50 years of combined experience in job search strategies and interviewing techniques. Classes meet on Zoom on Tuesdays from 7:00 - 8:30pm. Contact John at jschad1@yahoo.com or Douglas at dwhitaker31@gmail.com for more info.
Journey Bookstore  is now open for call-ahead and email-ahead orders. Curbside pickup is available from 10:00am - 2:00pm on Mondays and Thursdays. (Due to Covid-19 state and county mandates, in-person shopping is prohibited at this time.) Purchases must be pre-paid by credit card. You can contact Journey Bookstore by calling Calvary at 818.991.8040 or email journey@calvarywestlake.org with any questions or concerns. Click HERE to go to Journey’s webpage to view the selection of Bibles, books and gifts.
 
Calvary’s Hispanic Services are on Instagram and Facebook on Saturdays at 6:00pm and Sundays at 11:00am. All services are also available to watch on YouTube anytime. If you have any questions/prayer requests, email us at frank.garcia@calvarywestlake.org or mary.garcia@calvarywestlake.org.

Servicios de Español tomará parte todos los Sábados a las 6:00pm y Domingos a las 11:00am en Instagram y Facebook. Todo los servicios están disponible para ver en YouTube al cualquier tiempo. Si tienen preguntas/peticiones de oración por favor comuniquense con frank.garcia@calvarywestlake.org o mary.garcia@calvarywestlake.org.


YouTube: youtube.com/IglesiaCalvario
Facebook: @iglesiacalvariowestlake
Instagram: @iglesia_calvario
Website: calvarywestlake.org/hispanic-ministry
 

For more info about Missions and Community Outreach, click HERE

Serving Opportunities:
  • Food Pantry Donations may be dropped at Calvary on Mondays from 12:00pm - 5:00pm. New cans, jars or boxed food. (No expired food or dented containers, please.)
  • Do you have a heart for missionaries? Join our Missionary Care Group and encourage our partners throughout the year through prayer, letters, hospitality and care packages. Email lisa.cislo@calvarywestlake.org to be added to the group.
  • Angel Threads is suspending all drop-off activities. Send your donations to your favorite non-profit (i.e., Salvation Army, Goodwill)

Men Are Giving up Porn Because of This... In this 12-week class, you will learn to live free of porn through the proven strategies and practical tools taught in the Conquer Series. For more info, contact Lynn at lynn.nibarger@calvarywestlake.org or 818.575.2267.
Our Bereavement Team offers receptions following memorials at Calvary. Consider involvement with this team to host and provide refreshments during these gatherings. Many humble and caring volunteers work with grieving families during one of life’s most difficult journeys. Contact Ovalee Batten, 2batteno@gmail.com, or Sue VanDerripe, svanderripe@aol.com, to learn more.
 

Questions about Special Needs Ministries?
Contact Gina by email or 818.575.2295
 
Questions about Calvary Kids?
Contact Pam by email or 818.575.2200
 
WEEKEND SERVICES
Go to the Calvary App (download info is below) to find the Calvary Kids Weekend Service available On Demand. You can find it under the "Watch & Listen" tab inside the app.
 

Middle School Ministry (MSM)
 
Questions about Middle School Ministries?
Contact Pam by email or 818.575.2200
 
WEEKEND SERVICES
Go to the Calvary App (download info is below) to find MSM Weekend Service available On Demand. You can find it under the "Watch & Listen" tab inside the app.

High School Ministry (HSM)
 
Questions about High School Ministries?
Contact Courtney by email or 818.575.2223

SUNDAY SERVICE
Join us live on Instagram, YouTube or Facebook on Sundays at 5:00pm.
@calvaryhsm805

 
We Want to Celebrate Your HSM Graduate by providing a personal, at-home, mini-graduation ceremony for each student who would like us to.
  • We will set-up a small stage and podium outside your home
  • We will put together a personalized “diploma” for your student and take a moment to encourage them and pray with them and your family
  • Our very own JD Laske (professional photographer) will take photos of your student and your family
If you are interested in opting-in for this graduation ceremony for your student, click HERE and we’ll contact you with more info. Sign up by Tuesday, May 26.
 
Calvary Has An App! Download Calvary's app to get easy access to all weekend services materials (bulletin, teaching notes, Take 5 devotions, etc.) as well as sign up for classes, find resources and support groups, register kids for camp, purchase tickets for events, give online, and a host of other ways to make plugging into Calvary so much easier.

Apple iPhone, iPad, iPod: Click HERE or
•    Open Apple’s App Store
•    Search for Calvary Westlake
•    Select Calvary Community Church
•    Click Get

Android & Other Google Devices: Click HERE or
•    Open Google Play Store
     (You can also go to play.google.com)
•    Search for Calvary Westlake
•    Select Calvary Community Church
•    Click Install

 

“Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.” (Luke 6:38)

A GRATEFUL AND JOYFUL HEART
Our weekly gifts reflect a grateful heart that wants to give back to God a portion of what He has already given us. We give with a joyful heart, confident that the Lord will use our gifts to support ministries through Calvary and advance the gospel of Jesus Christ. Through our gift giving we show God that He is first in our lives in everything! May the Lord be pleased and honored through our thankful and joyful generosity!

GIVING OPTIONS
  • A secure box has been placed at the sliding doors for you to deposit your offerings at anytime.

SET UP A RECURRING DONATION
One of the easiest ways to set up a recurring donation on your computer or smartphone is through Secure Give:
1.  Go to calvarywestlake.org/bulletin
2.  Click on the green “secure give” icon.
3a.  Login with your phone # and Secure Give password.
 -OR, if you do not have an account:
3b.  Click on “create an account” and follow the prompts.
4.  Check the box “Recurring Donation”, press “next”.
5.  Select a fund and enter your donation, then follow the prompts for frequency and account info.
Thank you for your generosity.  If you have any questions, please call Rick Fuselier at 818.575.2249 or email rick.fuselier@calvarywestlake.org.


If you have any questions or would like a tour, call or text Troy or Rick at 805.444.6017 or email troy.thornton@calvarywestlake.org or rick.fuselier@calvarywestlake.org. Thank you for your partnership in the gospel of Christ Jesus!


Giving is Easy Through Calvary's App! Download it for Apple devices HERE or Android and other Google devices HERE.

 
DONATING BY TEXT is growing rapidly in churches because it is easy, fast and secure. To start, send a text to 866.404.4233 (Calvary’s text phone number) and include the keyword GEN for GENERATIONS, GIVE for General Fund followed by a space and the amount you want to donate. (Example: To donate $100 to GENERATIONS, type: GEN 100 and press Send). If this is your first time using text to give, you will be prompted to enter your account info. Once your account is set up, you will be asked to confirm your donation by texting back “Y” for yes. Finally, you will receive an acknowledgment by text and email. While your initial account set up will take a few minutes, your future donations by text can be made in less than one minute!  For more info, contact rick.fuselier@calvarywestlake.org. We are very grateful for your faithful generosity to the Lord’s kingdom work.
 

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You may also call 818.991.8040 or email.


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next steps to those in crisis and emergency situations.
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