<p>Internationals at Calvary<br />
Learn more about our community</p>
Internationals at Calvary
Learn more about our community

Internationals


Bienvenido    Bem vinda    أهلا بك    Herzlich willkommen

До̍ропож̌лов̌т    欢迎来到    Velkommen!    ようこそ!

Vælkomin!    स्वागत हे    Kuwakaribisha!    வரவேற்பு

Hoan nghênh!    환영합니다!


United in Christ, the Calvary family is exceptionally diverse, representing more than 40 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.

Please read our current update regarding Calvary services and activities > HERE

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    ESL Classes
    English as a Second Language
    Monday & Thursday mornings
     

    Calvary 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. Classes meet September through May: Fall, Winter & Spring Terms.

    Winter Term: January 7 – March 4
    Mondays & Thursdays, 9:00 AM–12:00 PM 

    For health and safety, all students will have a temperature check upon entry at the Galleria. Students must wear a mask and maintain 6' social distancing at all times. Students should use the escalator to get to the 3rd floor classrooms.

    NEW CLASS FORMAT:

    • Introductory and Level 1 & 2 classes will meet in Room 300
    • Level 3+ classes will meet via Zoom video conferencing

    New ESL students must take an English placement test to determine their class level. Placement tests will be given at Calvary in the Banquet Room (3rd Floor) between 9:00 AM – Noon on this date:

    • Monday, January 4

    Winter-term cost is $40, including books. Childcare is not provided. 

    Registration opens here on December 18 through December 29:

    Register


    Our ESL program also includes:

    • English Pronunciation Class
      Mondays, January 11 – March 1, 11:15–12:00 PM:
      Intro, Levels 1 & 2  |  Room 300
      Levels 3+ via Zoom 
       
    • ESL Life Discussion
      Thursdays, January 7 – February 25, 11:15–12:00 PM  |  Room 300 & via Zoom
       
    • ESL Windows to the World
      Thursdays, January 7 – February 25, 11:15–12:00 PM  |  Room 300

    Contact: Vince Eaton, 704.341.5322, veaton@calvarychurch.com

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    ALGs for Internationals

    International Fellowship
    Sundays at 2:00 PM, via Zoom
    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
    Sundays at 6:30 PM, via Zoom
    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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    Worship Service Translation
    Spanish, Russian & Chinese
    Sundays, 11:00 AM by phone

    Our Sunday morning worship service at 11:00 AM is translated LIVE into Spanish, Russian, and Chinese


    Get instructions here:

    SPANISH

    CHINESE

    RUSSIAN

     

     


    Calvary has phone numbers that allow you to call in and listen to the service live or on-demand.

    Here’s how it works:

    • Call on your mobile phone or any telephone and listen:
       
      • Chinese — 877.748.3414
         
      • Russian — 877.734.4341
         
      • Spanish — 877.740.3413
    • To be notified when our worship service goes live, press “1” to receive a phone call before the service begins.
       
    • Please use headphones or earbuds if you listen to the service live in the Sanctuary.
       
    • To listen to the translation during the service Livestream, connect to the Livestream on a mobile phone/device/computer and call the translation phone number using another phone/landline.
       
    • If you miss the live service, you may call the number at any time to hear the most recent sermon on-demand.

    Questions? Contact: Pastor Sibu Rajappan, 704.907.7497, srajappan@calvarychurch.com