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You've Got Mail

Posted by Pastor David Olson on

I recall one Advent some years ago here when we collected a long list of names from the congregation. We started with our own home-bound, care-centered, widows and widowers and then expanded it by asking members to give us names of others to whom we could send personalized Christmas greetings...

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Tags: embrace, message, notes, outreach, postcards

Youth Learning Life

Posted by Doug Affinito on

Mount Calvary’s calling is, “to make, build-up, and send out disciples of Jesus Christ.” Nothing demonstrates that more than the Rite of Confirmation taking place at Mount Calvary on May 21.This year Mount Calvary will confirm a record 130 young people. It is a moment of pride...

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Tags: confirmation, service, youth

Demsa Health Referral Center Opening

Posted by Jay Johnson on

On February 24, 2017, the Lutheran Church of Christ Health Service Board held a ribbon cutting and opening of the renovated Demsa Health Referral Center. Mount Calvary was the primary contributor for this project, through our Mission Ready Capital Campaign a few years back. Both existing...

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God Loves Basketball

Posted by Pastor David Olson on

GOD LOVES BASKETBALL Some years ago, I had a dream. Unfortunately, it was not one of those Martin Luther King Jr. kinds of dream, but a dream that came on after watching too much basketball during the NCAA Finals. The dream itself was short and the people in it indistinguishable. I was here at...

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Tags: basketball, dream, joy

Church for the Deaf Dedication

Posted by Jay Johnson on

On November 13, 2016, Bishop Amos Yakubu of the Yola Diocese, Lutheran Church of Christ in Nigeria (LCCN), officiated over the dedication of the Church for the Deaf, in Jimeta, Nigeria. The Mount Calvary Foundation was the second largest US contributor for this project. Several members of Mount...

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Tags: deaf, nigeria, outreach