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Adult Faith Enrichment

Calvary offers many opportunities for adult faith enrichment. Please check the calendar to confirm dates and times, as schedules are subject to change. From Bible study basics to topic-oriented studies on contemporary issues, there's something for everyone!

Adult Bible Study: Mondays. Pastor Phil Holtan is excited to lead this book of the Bible study group in intermediate Bible studies through the year as we dig deeply to find new treasures.  Check the calendar for dates..

Writers' Group. Calvary Writers' Group will meet Wednesday, June 29 at 5:15 p.m. at the Grand Stays Conference Room in Perham.

Women's July Peace Circle. Peace Circle meets Wednesday, July 13 at 9:30 a.m. at the home of Mary McCrady at 35025 Freedom Flyer Road, Vergas, phone 218-342-3327. Susan Botula will lead the study.

New in the Library. On the book rack/in the window display or on the shelf – check them out! The Library Committee would like to thank all who donate books, give memorials and help support our Library throughout the year. Take a peek in our Library, check out our current displays and seasonal decorations and you just might find that BOOK, DVD, CD or SPOKEN CD that you can enjoy.


Reviving Old Scratch: Demons and the Devil for Doubters and the Disenchanted by Richard Beck

Uncommon Marriage: Learning about Lasting Love and Overcoming Life’s Obstacles by Tony & Lauren Dungy

$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America by Kathryn J. Edin and H. Luke Shaefer

Easy Section (K-3)

On the Other Side of the Fence by Kate Kolb, Illustrator-Stella Pyles (Granddaughter of Jerry/Char

Adult Education Opportunity. This summer at Calvary, join the Learner Table in the fellowship hall during coffee hour. Each week, there will be a conversation guide with some simple teaching around a variety of faith-based topics. The Learner Table begins today with a conversation on what it means to be the Church.

Women's Cafe Study. Young women are invited to come as they are for a faith-centered conversation on the third Thursday of every month at 7:30pm at a group member’s home (rotating). Comfy clothes are encouraged as we reflect on the Bold Café (WELCA) readings. Readings can be found on the website under the heading Cafe Groups. Please contact Andrea Westby,, for more details and to be included on the listserv.

Just One Month To Wellness. Pastor Alan Field from Tucson, Arizona, has put together a program that you might find very useful to help you live a balanced life for “just one month.” Download a copy of the program-->

Wednesday Men's Breakfast Study. Men's Breakfast group meets at 7 a.m. the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays each month. Join us for a hearty breakfast and a Bible study centered on the next Sunday's lessons.

Wednesday Women's Circle Studies. Charity and Faith meet the first Wednesday, Charity at 9:30am and Faith at 1:00pm (with noon lunch at the Lakes Cafe). Peace meets the second Wednesday at 9:30am. In December there are no Circle studies but instead a noon potluck and Bible study; check the December calendar for date. Feel free to attend any Circle study any time.

Women's Saturday morning study. The Saturday morning Women’s Bible Study meets 9:30 – 11:00 AM at Calvary the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month. Each year we select a new topic & Bible Study to explore. Our group welcomes women of all ages and we are patient with complex schedules. Come when you can and know that whenever you attend, you bring value. If you have questions, contact Jean Hallberg at 346-6518 in the evenings or at her office during the day at 346-5073. This group generally does not meet in the summer months. Check the calendar for dates..

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