Posts tagged with ‘children’

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MPact & Rangers Celebrate Another Successful Year

by Kathe Holt

The MPact girls and Ranger boys welcomed the summer season this year by celebrating at their Graduation Event on May 28, 2014. This year four Stars, Ashley Howell, Ileana Gerena, Allison Schaible, and Ceraiah Green, graduated from the Stars program and were welcomed into Remix Youth group. Each graduating girl received her personal journal, representing […]

Son Shine Day Care Offers Children a Bright Future

by Cynthia Graham

WYNCOTE, PA—Moms and dads have the pleasure of getting their little ones off to a good start in the mornings. A healthy breakfast. An umbrella. A warm sweater. Or, tracing that last line to form the letter ‘A’ before the school bus arrives.  But, when it comes to getting youngsters off to a great spiritual […]

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun: MPact’s Annual Sleepover

by Ayiana Porter

I walked into the Church Hall and was greeted with the sound of giggles, the sight of sleeping bags covering the carpeted floor and the scent of nail polish. Calvary’s annual MPact sleepover took place this past Friday, November 1. Approximately 35 girls and eight chaperones gathered to fellowship and enjoy each other’s company outside […]

Shedding New Light On Halloween

by Cynthia Graham

One of the nation’s darkest nights got a double dose of light this year when some members of Calvary Church teamed up to “Light the Night” in two local neighborhoods last Thursday. Halloween trick-or-treaters in Casey and Joe Fantuzzo’s Glenside neighborhood as well as in Joy and Rob Schaible’s Jenkintown neighborhood certainly experienced a different […]

Namibia Day 6 – School Assembly, Hospital Visit and Construction!

by Pastor Alex

Monday, October 7th was our first day doing ministry at a school. We went to Dunadas Primary school and were greeted by a group of uniformed children. The team set up equipment and props on the stage and it wasn’t long before we began our ministry. Anakai took a few moments before beginning her dance […]

Calvary Reading Program Kicks Off Fall Session

by admin

This fall, the arms of Calvary Church will once again open to local children and families when the Calvary Program Reading (CPR) gets underway on Saturday, October 12. Spearheaded by Calvary’s Patsy Byrd, the program is committed to empowering young lives to fulfill their greatest potential through literacy and creativity. For six weeks—both in the […]

Rangers & MPact Begin Again

by Ayiana Porter

Parents and children made their way to the banquet table set outside of Calvary Church of Wyncote this past Wednesday to greet Children’s Pastor – Joshua Torres and register their children for a new year of Wednesday night classes. While parents signed forms, paid registration fees, and chose the size of their children’s T-shirts, children […]

Backyard VBS Brings Home the Good News

by Cynthia Graham

Summer isn’t quite summer without lazy days at the shore or long strolls along the boardwalk. And, for many Christian families, Vacation Bible School (VBS) is as synonymous with the warm-weather months as are the crashing waves. This past June, for the second summer in a row, Calvary rolled out its Backyard VBS, a unique, […]