WEEKLY SERVICES: Thursdays at 7pm (YA); Saturdays at 6pm; Sundays at 9am & 11am
5495 Via Rocas, Westlake Village, CA 91362

Senior Pastor Shawn Thornton


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Saturdays: 6:00pm in the worship center & online
Sundays: 9:00am & 11:00am in the worship center & online
Hispanic Service – Sundays: 2:00pm in room  1700 & online
Thursdays (Young Adults): 7:00pm in the HSM room 1500 & online
Online: YouTube, Facebook, Calvary's Website & Calvary's App
March 18-19, 2023

This Weekend's Worship Music
This is Our God - Phil Wickham
Goodness of God - Bethel Music
I Speak Jesus - KingsPorch 
Firm Foundation (He Won't) - Cody Carnes  
Simple Kingdom - Bryan & Katie Torwalt 


Lunch on the Lawn: Join us on Palm Sunday, April 2nd, immediately following the 11:00am service for an afternoon of food, friends, and fun on Calvary’s front lawn! Bring blankets/lawn chairs, a picnic, or purchase burgers or hotdogs at Calvary (pre-pay HERE). There will be games, crafts, and a dunk tank with Pastor Shawn and Pastor Brian Howard! Family fun for all ages!

24 Hours of Prayer: As a church, we do not depend on our own power, but on God through prayer. Come to room 1108 to pray anytime between the hours of 7:00pm on Thursday, April 6th, and 7:00pm on Good Friday, April 7th. There will be multiple stations to assist you in your prayer time. We will be praying for Calvary, Good Friday and Easter services, your prayer requests, etc. This will be a powerful time to prepare your heart to celebrate Jesus' resurrection.
The 4th Annual PrayFit Run and 1-Mile Walk-n-Roll: We are excited to announce that Calvary is once again hosting the PrayFit Run happening on Saturday, May 6th to benefit our Special Abilities Ministry. This event helps fund respite events like BEACH DAY, BUDDY BREAK, and JOY UNLEASHED. Please register to walk a mile with our kids and families. And whether you walk the mile with our VIP’s, or you choose to run the 5K or 10K routes, all participants receive a finisher’s medal and t-shirt. Come enjoy great music, food, and community. Register for the event and fundraise for all of our families impacted by special needs at prayfit.org.
Potluck Passover Seder: Did you know the Last Supper was the celebration of Passover? Come on Thursday, April 6th, from 5:00-9:00pm in room 1100 and experience how Jewish people celebrate this special holiday, how Jesus celebrated it, and how He Himself is beautifully pictured in the Passover Seder. This presentation will enlighten and inspire you as we prepare to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus the Messiah, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world! Louis Lapides, founder of Beth Ariel Ministries in LA, will be conducting the Seder. REGISTER HERE
Israel 2024: Join Pastor Shawn & Lesli Thornton in the Holy Land, February 13-23, 2024. Walk where Jesus walked. Stand where human history changed forever. See, smell, hear, and touch the very sites where God transformed so many lives! Come experience that kind of deep impact on your own spiritual journey with your Savior. CLICK HERE for more info.
Discipleship Classes: God wants you to take your next step spiritually. That could mean getting baptized, committing to digging into the Bible each day, discovering how God wants to use you to help others, or just learning more about God’s plan for your life. Calvary’s courses are all about those steps.

Discover Calvary-Class 101:
This engaging 4-week group experience has been designed to help you consider what life would be like if you became a participating member of the Calvary family. Offered in-person starting Sunday, April 16th, at 9:00am or online on Tuesdays, starting April 18th, at 7:00pm. REGISTER HERE

Discover My Spiritual Maturity-Class 201: An 8-week growth class
Do you want to become more like Jesus? This class will give you an overview of the basic spiritual habits every Christian needs to grow: daily time in God’s Word, prayer, the importance of having Christian friends, and the act of generosity. Offered in-person on Sundays, starting April 16th, at 11:00am. REGISTER HERE

Discover My Ministry-Class 301: A 7-week ministry class
Class 301 is designed to help you figure out the ministry that fits you best—we call this discovering your "S.H.A.P.E.” During this class, you will learn the core teachings of the Bible and how you can use your Spiritual gifts, Heart (passions), Abilities, Personality and Experiences to minister to others. Offered in-person on Sundays, starting April 16th, at 9:00am and over Zoom on Tuesdays, starting April 18th, at 7:00pm. REGISTER HERE

Discover My Mission-Class 401: This 8-week mission class will be offered next session
Men’s Connect – A Bible Study for Men: Join us for a new study through the book of John on Saturday mornings. We meet in-person in room 2104 at 7:15am or online over Zoom starting at 7:30am. For the Zoom link, CLICK HERE. To be added to the email list, CLICK HERE.
Women's CBS (Community Bible Study): We love seeing what happens in women’s and children’s lives when they discover God through the study of His Word. Together we explore the Bible (this semester: the Book of Revelation) and what it tells us about the God who has woven His story through history and is present with us now.  Email Lynne Whitmore for more info or REGISTER HERE. Thursdays from 9:15-11:15am. Children and youth ministry is offered alongside the women’s class.
The Connection, for women of all ages: Each week we have a time of teaching and connecting with other women. There is no homework and the only material you need is a Bible. No registration is necessary – just show up. See you on Thursdays at 10:00am in room 1108. New study, "The Red Sea Rules."
YA (Young Adults, ages 18-30) Thursday Night Worship Service:  Join us in-person on Thursdays at 7:00pm in the high school room 1500 as well as streaming on YouTube. (All ages are welcome to watch online.) CLICK HERE for more info.

Salt Company is a gathering place for Seasoned Adults to refresh, retool, and refuel as they navigate the ever-changing terrain along route 60+. They meet on the 2nd & 4th Sundays from 10:30-11:50am in room 1100. Come for intentional conversation, spiritual formation, service, and intergenerational friendship. For more info, email Pastor Dick Thompson
Momentum meets in-person on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Sundays at 9:00am in the Café. Join other seasoned adults for a Bible study with Pastor Scott Davis. CLICK HERE to be added to the email list to receive updates about Momentum.
Sally Jane Love Parks went to be with the Lord on January 10, 2023, and her husband, Larry Clark Parks, went to be with the Lord on October 29, 2020. Larry & Sally were one of Calvary's founding families. A Celebration of Life service for the Parks will be held on Friday, March 24th, at 10:00am in the Worship Center. The service is open to all. Please keep the Parks, Dixon, Hickman, and Myhre families in your prayers.

Let the Calvary family know about the joys and sorrows in your family life. Email birth announcements to Elaina White and memorials to  Anna Williams. These announcements can also be found HERE.

“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)

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!

Calvary's Online Giving Platform is through a company called Pushpay. This giving platform has become the standard platform for online donations (through your computer or smartphone/tablet) or through the Calvary Westlake App. 

CLICK HERE  to view a short video by Calvary's Loretta Peña and Troy Thornton.
EMAIL questions to the Finance Help Team or call 818.575.2241.

“The Living Room” is a new ministry at Calvary supporting people who speak Russian. They meet on Saturdays at 6:00pm in the high school room (1500) for stories and conversations, encouragement and inspiration, worship, and discovering how to live and love like Jesus. Kids are welcome. If you have Russian-speaking friends, please let them know about this new ministry. Need more info? Email Sergey Pokrovskiy
Short-Term Mission Trips provide meaningful opportunities to learn, grow, experience, and share the love of Jesus. Each year Calvary sends teams to locations around the world to work alongside our ministry partners and supported missionaries to help share the hope of the Jesus. This year we are going to:
  • Bolivia: June 21-27
  • Uganda: June 28-July 8
  • Poland: July 12-23
  • Israel & Palestine (YA, ages 18-30): July 21-31
  • Ensenada, Mexico: August 24-26
  • Ensenada, Mexico: December 16-18
Consider joining one of our teams and see how God works in and through you to accomplish His plans and purposes. The world is waiting! CLICK HERE for more info and to fill out the application or email Tim Smith with questions.

Coming Soon... Resource (Foster) & Adoptive Family Info and Story Night: We want to bring together families who have fostered or adopted to share stories of struggles and hope, and invite those who want to learn more.  If you are a foster or adoptive family, we would love to hear from you. For more info, email Rrachel Fitzpatrick.

Care in time of trouble: If you are experiencing a challenging time in your life, we are here to help. We have people who can pray with you, support groups, classes, referrals to Christian therapists, and more. Contact Calvary’s Care Center at 818.575.2267
Calvary Care Partners can walk this journey with you and help you find hope and healing. For more info about how a Care Partner can help you, contact Pastor Mack Braden:  818.575.2228 or EMAIL
Bereavement Ministry: Planning a reception following a memorial service includes many jobs. We have a variety of needs including making phone calls, set-up and clean-up, providing light refreshments, etc. Contact Calvary's Care Center at 818.575.2267 or EMAIL to learn more.
Questions about Calvary Kids?
Contact Pam by EMAIL or 818.575.2200
Early Childhood (birth-4 years old) & Elementary Classes meet in-person during the 9:00am and 11:00am services on Sundays.

The Preschool at Calvary Westlake: As a ministry of Calvary, the preschool is an outreach to the community through which we provide a safe, loving, and enriching atmosphere where young children learn and grow in a school setting. We offer half and full-day programs (2 yr olds, Preschool, Pre-K/TK) to any child ages 2 to 5 years. REGISTER HERE

Contact Hannah by EMAIL or 818.575.2297

Calvary's self-contained wing welcomes students with "Special Abilities" during the 9:00am and 11:00am services on Sundays. For more info, CLICK HERE.


Buddy Integration: We can send a “buddy” with your child to any of the typical Sunday morning classrooms in children’s ministry, middle school ministry, or high school ministry. For more info, EMAIL Hannah Snoots.
Middle School Ministry (MSM)
Questions about Middle School Ministries?
Contact Courtney by email or 818.575.2223
MSM Worship Services: Join us to connect with other students, play games, and worship God together through music and biblical teaching. CLICK HERE for more info.
  • Sundays at 9:00am in the middle school room 1700
  • Sundays at 11:00am in the middle school room 1700. Also streaming on YouTube

MSM Small Groups, called “Tribes,” meets on Wednesdays from 5:30-7:15pm in the MSM room 1700. REGISTER HERE

High School Ministry (HSM)

Questions about High School Ministries?
Contact Courtney by email or 818.575.2223
HSM Worship Services: Come hang out with friends, hear a message from the Bible, and worship with our outstanding band! 
  • Sundays at 11:00am in the high school room 1500
  • Sundays at 5:00pm in the high school room 1500. Also streaming on YouTube

HSM Small Groups are where we teach high school students how to follow Jesus step-by-step. We do this by gathering on Tuesday or Wednesday nights in homes all over the Conejo Valley in gender-specific groups of 5-15 students. Group time involves studying the Bible, sharing about your life, and being challenged to take steps forward in your faith! Meets Tuesday or Wednesday evenings.  REGISTER HERE

Calvary’s Hispanic Services: In-Person on Sundays at 2:00pm in room 1700. Live-streaming services are also available on Sundays at 2:00 pm on Instagram and Facebook. All services are also available to watch on YouTube anytime. If you have any questions/prayer requests, email Frank Garcia or Mary Garcia

Easter Sunday, April 9th: 11:00am in room 1500

Los Servicios en Español: Los Domingos a las 2:00pm en salon 1700. Transmitidos tambien Domingos a las 2:00pm en vivo en Instagram y Facebook. Todos los servicios están disponibles para ver en YouTube a cualquier hora. Si tienen preguntas/peticiones de oración por favor comuníquese con Frank Garcia o Mary Garcia

Domingo de Pascua, 9 de Abril: 11:00am en salon 1500

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

Preschool Teachers: Looking for teachers for the 2023-24 school year (August-June). We are seeking fun, creative, and experienced Christian preschool teachers to lead 2-4 year old classes. Applicants should have a mature Christian faith and be actively involved in a Bible-based church. Qualified candidates MUST have a minimum of 12 Child Dev. or E.C.E. units completed and at least one year of prior work experience in a state-licensed preschool. Duties will include creating lesson plans for preschool children, classroom management, and supervision. For more info, CLICK HERE and scroll down to "EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES".
AVL (Audio, Video, and Lighting) Technician: This candidate will be able to provide technical support to all ministries of Calvary Community Church as well as any outside organizations that rent the facility. For more info, CLICK HERE and scroll down to "EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES".
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     (You can also go to play.google.com)
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•    Select Calvary Community Church
•    Click Install


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