Internationals


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United in Christ, the Calvary family is exceptionally diverse, representing more than 70 countries and dozens of language groups.

No matter your background or language, we invite you to join us to worship our great God and grow and serve alongside brothers and sisters in Christ.

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    Worship Service Translation
    Sundays, 9:45 AM | Spanish, Russian & Chinese

    Our Sunday morning worship service is translated live into Spanish, Russian and Chinese [new!]

    Live translation is provided via headset (Spanish or Russian) or smartphone app (Spanish, Russian, or Chinese). Come to the first balcony to get started this Sunday.
     
    Live translation may also be offered during special holiday services throughout the year. See specific service details for more information.
     
    For Spanish/Russian via audio headset:
    1) Come to the first balcony landing where there will be check-in stations for each language.
    2) Pick up your headset, and turn on as directed.
    3) Return the headset after the service.

    For Spanish/Russian/Chinese via smartphone app:

    To get started: (Español) (русский) (中文)
    1. Use the links above to download the free ListenWiFi app to your smartphone. (If you are using an iPhone you may need your  iTunes username and password to download).
       
    2. If you do not have internet access on your smartphone, you can use “Calvary Church Guest” Wi-Fi to download the app when you get to Calvary.
       
    3. Once the app is installed and you arrive at Calvary, go to Settings on your phone and connect to “Personal Listening” Wi-Fi. Close Settings.
       
    4. Open the ListenWiFi app on your phone. You will see “Searching for Personal Listening service” onscreen. If it is not able to connect, click "Try Again." For more help, please see one of the ushers at the translation table.
       
    5. Wait until ListenWiFi app connects. After the connection, the app will take you to the screen where the translation languages are listed.
       
    6. Choose your language and worship the Lord in your own language.  
       
    7. (Optional) Pick up a headset at the app check-in table if you don't have earphones or earbuds with you.

     

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    ALGs for Internationals

    International Fellowship
    11:15 AM, Room 227
    Teacher: Sam Speights

    With members from around the globe, our multi-national group brings diverse testimonies of God’s grace and shares a deep love for the unifying truth of God’s Word. We enjoy quarterly fellowships, often filled with delicious international flavors! All nationalities are welcome; the group is taught in English.


    ALG Hispano
    11:15 AM, Room 237
    Teacher: Bill Ogden

    Meditamos en la palabra de Dios y la aplicamos a nuestra vida personal y familiar a la luz de nuestra experiencia Latinoamericana. This group is taught in Spanish without translation. 

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    ESL Classes
    Tuesdays & Thursday mornings
    January 2 – March 1

    Calvary’s ESL (English as a Second Language) classes help newcomers to the United States learn to speak and understand the English language and American cultural expressions. We offer six proficiency levels to improve vocabulary and conversational skills.

    Cost is $30 for all students (including books).

    Childcare for morning classes is provided for $5 per child per class. Parents are not permitted to leave the Calvary campus while having a child in childcare.


    Winter ESL Classes meet January 2 – March 1
    Tuesdays & Thursdays

    9:00–11:00 AM | Room 300

    Register   or

    Register in person on January 2 & 4

    9:00–11:00 AM, Room 300

    ESL program also includes:

    • English Pronunciation Class
      Tuesdays, 11:15–12:00 PM, Room 401
    • ESL Life Discussion
      Thursdays, 11:15–12:00 PM, Room 401
    • ESL Windows to the World
      Thursdays, 11:15– 12:00 PM, Room 402

    Contact: Vince Eaton, 704.562.4197, veaton@calvarychurch.com

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    Asian Indian Fellowship
    3rd Saturdays, 6:00–9:00 PM

    3rd Saturdays
    6:00–9:00 PM, Mini Gym

    Join us for a great evening of fellowship and Bible Study every third Saturday of the month. You'll enjoy meeting others from around the globe who now call Charlotte home. Newcomers and guests are always welcome!

    Contact: Sibu Rajappan, 704.341.5336, srajappan@calvarychurch.com