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Weekly Update June 24, 2020

Sunday Online
Join us this Sunday Online for our sermon series The Journey as we explore our identity in Christ and our calling this week. Visit our website or app for video links on the day of the event. 

Instagram Live Conversation about Forgiveness 
Join us today at 4:00pm on Instagram Live as Mandy Bailey and Zack Barker leads us in a conversation about forgiving as we have been forgiven. Follow @calvarypalisades on Instagram and click the Live link at 4:00pm. You will be able to type questions and respond as we talk. 

Online Giving
In this uncertain economic climate, we encourage those who are able to continue to support the financial health of our church through online giving. Click Here to make a financial gift or set up recurring giving. 

Giving Update
We are coming to the end of our Fiscal Year (6/30/20) and I’d like to thank you for your generosity to Calvary Church. I also want to invite you to prayerfully consider an above and beyond one time gift to help us finish our Fiscal Year strong. We have 7 days remaining in our Fiscal Year and are currently $102,926 below our need (see full numbers below). Our Finance Team of Elders and Deacons have been carefully evaluating our giving and expenses as we navigate these times that have called us all to trust God in greater ways. It is the grace of God that enables us to give joyfully, recognizing everything we have comes from Him. I pray our Church would “excel in the grace of giving.” (2 Corinthians 8.7) 

Annual Giving Need: $1,548,909 (July 2019-June 2020)
Year-to-Date Need: $1,519,122
Year-to-Date Giving: $1,445,983 (As of 6/20)
Year-to-Date Shortfall:
$73,139 (As of 6/20)

Monthly Giving Need: $129,076
May Giving: $107,847


New Small Group: Race, Class & the Kingdom of God
Do you struggle to have fruitful dialogue about racial tension? Do you feel able to have safe and authentic conversations about race with your community? ​Gaining shared knowledge, language, and best practices for community flourishing empowers you to actually do something about the racial divisions in our nation. Join us for a 6 week online course on Race, Class and the Kingdom of God. We are planning to launch the week of July 6th and are finalizing details. This course is an extension of our Be the Bridge Ministry and will be led by Lou Grieg, Julie Ware, Markel Croston and Ramin Razavi. Please reach out to Ramin if you are interested by
Clicking Here.


Middle School Social Tonight! 
Wednesday June 17, 7:00pm- 8:15pm
Click Here for Zoom link
All 5th graders who transitioned into 6th grade are invited to attend this and all future Middle School events.


High School Social 
Sunday, June 21, 8:00pm-9:15pm

Click Here for Zoom link
All 8th graders who transitioned into 9th grade are invited to attend this event and all future High School events.


Stay Connected
We have a lot of great opportunities for you and your family to stay connected this summer and we want to make sure that you are receiving our ministry specific emails with upcoming groups and events for men, women, students and kids. Click Here
to join our ministry emails.

Membership Class
Click Here if you are interested in attending our online Membership Class. Membership Class is an opportunity to learn about belonging at Calvary. During our time, we share the story of Calvary, the vision, mission, values, and statements of faith of the church and what it means to be a member of the local church. 

Help Our Local Missions Partners
Many of our local missions partners have immediate needs and you can help. Click the links below to help fulfill the needs of our partners directly through their websites.
Claris 
Harvest Home
Union Rescue Mission
Los Angeles Christian School

Calvary is Online for all Worship Gatherings
At this time all Worship Gatherings and ministry events are being held online. Our team is engaged in the process of prayerfully discerning when God will lead us to reconvene as a church. Please
Click Here for a letter from Pastor Ramin giving vision and direction for this season of church’s life. 

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