<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.

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    ESL Classes
    English as a Second Language
    Monday & Thursday mornings
    Register now!

    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 multiple proficiency levels plus pronunciation and discussion groups to improve vocabulary and conversational skills. Classes meet in Fall, Winter & Spring Terms.

    CLASS FORMAT:

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

    IN-PERSON CLASSES: All students will have a temperature check upon entry at the Galleria for health and safety. 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.


    Spring Term


    Register for ESL: March 1–9
    Placement Testing: March 15, 9:00 AM–Noon

    Spring Classes Meet: March 18 – May 20
    Mondays & Thursdays, 9:00 AM–12:00 PM

    No classes during Spring Break: April 5–9

    New ESL students take a placement test to determine their class level. Placement tests will be given at Calvary in the Banquet Room (on 3rd Floor) between 9:00 AM–Noon on Monday, March 15.

    We encourage students to participate each week in the pronunciation and discussion classes listed below. These are included with our program! We will have a special Year-End Celebration on Thursday, May 20.

    The cost is $30 per term, including books. Childcare is not provided.

    REGISTER for Spring Classes


    Each term, our ESL program also includes:

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

    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 | 10:00 AM in Room 233
    and 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