Support

Sometimes we need the support, prayer, and love of our church friends and family.

Going through a difficult time or facing a challenge? Calvary offers many ministries that provide encouragement, prayer support, and practical guidance based on God's Word. Check out the list below or contact us.

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    Support Ministry Classes
    Boundaries, DivorceCare & GriefShare

    Support Ministry Classes

    Mondays, 6:30–8:00 PM
    Winter sessions launch January 8

    Calvary’s Support Ministry classes are open to everyone. Each class explores the spiritual, intellectual, emotional, and physical aspects of life challenges from a Christian perspective. However, please note that our classes are not professional counseling sessions or therapy groups. Childcare options are available.
     


    Boundaries
    January 8–March 5

    Do you find yourself saying “yes” when you should be saying “no”? Boundaries are essential to leading a balanced life. Discover what a boundary looks like, identify common myths that can influence our thinking, and examine the basis for biblically legitimate boundaries. Open to men and women. Cost: $20

    Register


    DivorceCare
    January 8–March 26  |  Room 242

    Separation and divorce are some of life’s most difficult experiences. Join us for biblical encouragement, discussion, and prayer. Open to men and women. Cost: $20

    Register


    GriefShare
    January 8–March 26 
    |  Room 232
    Living through the death of a spouse, child, relative, or other loved one can be a painful journey. Join GriefShare to experience Christ-centered compassion and perspective through a difficult loss. Open to men and women. Cost: $20

    Register


    Childcare 
    Mondays, 6:15–8:15 PM
    Childcare is available for children ages 2–7 of Support Ministry participants. Care is provided by the Calvary Child Development Center. Payment must be made at registration online or in person. Fees for the entire semester or any portion are $30/one child, $45/two, $60/three. Participants are asked to notify the childcare staff in advance of any absence.

    Register

    Scholarships: Partial need-based financial assistance is available and may be requested at registration. Please contact the Ministry Coordinator. Pending approval, you will receive notification via email. 


    Contact: Sandra Moore, Support Ministry Coordinator, 704.887.3681, support@calvarychurch.com
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    Pastor/Elder/Deacons
    of the Week

    Each week we have a pastor, an elder, and two deacons on call to help with urgent needs and hospital care.

    For emergency needs, please contact the pastor/elder/deacons listed in Looking Up for this week or call 704.543.1200.

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    Calvary Hospital Care

    If you or a family member has an upcoming surgery or hospital stay, please let us know by calling the church office at 704.543.1200. We would like to have someone there to pray with you.

    If admitted, please let the hospital know that you attend Calvary Church. We want to visit (if you like), pray with you, and offer support to you and your family.

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    Biblical Counseling

    Followers of the Lord Jesus navigate their walk with Him through the trials and tribulations of life by following His Word and the godly counsel of others in the body of Christ. At Calvary Church, we offer individual, marriage, and family counseling to our members and attendees. Counseling is confidential and led by our pastoral staff.

    For more information, contact Pastor Jim Pile at jpile@calvarychurch.com.

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    Hearts & Hammers

    Do you need assistance with lawn care or basic home maintenance? Our Hearts & Hammers teams tackle to-do lists monthly for Calvary senior adults and families who need assistance. To apply to be a care receiver, contact Jennifer Sharpless, at 704.341.5417 or jsharpless@calvarychurch.com.

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    Military Ministry

    We seek to share the love of Christ with active duty military, Reserve and National Guard members, veterans, and their family members at Calvary Church and throughout the greater Charlotte community.
     
    Recognizing the special sacrifices made by those serving in the armed forces, we want to help meet those unique spiritual, emotional, and physical needs. We're here to offer prayer, encouragement, fellowship, discipleship opportunities, support services, and share the life-changing Gospel of Jesus Christ. 
     

    If you're in military service, a veteran, or have a loved one serving stateside or abroad, please join our prayer and contact list.


    Veterans Day Breakfast
    Saturday, November 11  |  8:30–10:00 AM, Crown Room
    Get details and register here.


    Contact: Jennifer Sharpless, 704.341.5417, jsharpless@calvarychurch.com