COVID-19 Response

Dear Calvary family and friends,

As leaders of Calvary Assembly, we have been closely monitoring the events associated with the status of the Coronavirus. We trust in the Lord to navigate us through these times as we continue to love Him, value people, and reach the world. Refer to the questions below for helpful information.  

Standing with you,
Pastor John Bechtel

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:

Q: WILL CALVARY HAVE ANY SERVICES OR ACTIVITIES SUCH AS SUNDAY SERVICES, SUNDAY SCHOOL, WEDNESDAY NIGHT CLASSES, LIFE GROUPS, MOMS GROUP, MEN’S AND WOMEN’S EVENTS, YOUTH MEETINGS, YOUNG ADULTS, SENIOR CITIZENS, AND SUCH LIKE?
A:  No.  Due to the health threat, all activities are being suspended for the foreseeable future. HOWEVER, we urge you to stay connected to Calvary. (Refer to the question below.)  Please check back regularly for all updates.

Q:  HOW CAN I STAY CONNECTED TO CALVARY DURING THE HEALTH PANDEMIC? 
A:  Good question!  It is very important to stay connected!  Even though we cannot physically gather together at Calvary, we have provided some online ways that you can “attend” Calvary.
 
(1)  Regular Sermon Videos
Every Sunday morning, you can watch the new weekly video sermon!   Our Pastor will briefly update you on the latest news, share a powerful sermon from God’s Word, and pray with you.  Gather the members of your home and watch it together!
You can watch a Sim-Live sermon at 9:30am & 11:00am every Sunday morning at:
calvaryassembly.online.church
 Every Wednesday evening, there will also be a fresh message from God's Word.
You can watch a Sim-Live sermon at 7:00pm every Wednesday at:
calvaryassembly.online.church

(2) “Daily Devotional” Video
Each weekday morning, we post a fresh 5-minute Daily Devotional video on our Facebook page.  These inspiring mini-messages from God’s Word will encourage your heart and help you to stay focused on Jesus as you start your day!  
You can access this video devotional at 7:30am every day at:
www.facebook.com/CalvaryAssemblyChurch
[*Note: You do NOT need to have a Facebook account to watch this.]
 
Q: HOW CAN I GIVE MY TITHE AND OFFERINGS TO THE LORD’S WORK AT CALVARY WHILE WE ARE NOT MEETING IN PERSON?
A: You may give in two different ways:

(1) Mail a check to: 
Calvary, 242 Shunpike Rd., Springfield, NJ 07081
[Make checks payable to payable to: “Calvary Assembly of God”]

(2) Give safely & securely online:
Here are the easy steps:
a)  Go to www.calvaryassembly.church
b)  Click on the menu (“Give”)
c)  Click on the little figure in the upper right corner
d)  Create a giving account
• (You can use your debit card, credit card, or bank account number)
e)  Follow the instructions to give.
Once registered, the giving process takes less than 30 seconds each time you need to give online!

Q:  HOW CAN I HELP DURING THIS CRISIS?
A: Thanks for asking!
First, please pray! Pray for God’s protection and wisdom over all of those at Calvary.  Pray for wisdom for your leaders and pastors.   Pray for God to be glorified.
Second, gather as a family to read the Bible and pray together while you are home. This unity is so important!
Third, be aware of how you can help with the needs of your neighbors, especially the needy or elderly, even as we continue to obey the laws and regulations of our government leaders.  Let’s shine the light of Jesus through this season!