Growth Group Listing: Weekday Meetings

  • Early Morning Prayer Group, in the Worship Center at 7am on Mondays.

  • Monday Women’s Bible Study, led by Joan Sanford at 10am in Room #4. Call Joan to confirm if the Bible study will happen on any given week at 440.392.2218. Special guest on 9/24 – Phil Foell (International Students at The Ohio State University)

  • Friday Men’s Bible Study, led by Pastor David Welle and Joe Militello, from 6am to 7:05am in the Fireside Room (#5).  Led by Pastor David Welle & Joe Militello.

  • Saturday Women’s Growth Group: SALT, on the 1st Saturday of each month from 9-11am in the Youth Center. This is a safe haven where women can grow in a deeper & more intimate relationship with our Heavenly Father & our fellow sisters in Christ through God’s Word.

6:30pm Wednesday Growth Groups

Calvary Kids Ministries

Pre-K in Room #9 – We are beginning a new curriculum titled “Hands On Bible”. September topics include:

  • 9/2 God Wants Us To Be Happy For Others

  • 9/9 God Wants Us To Be Kind

  • 9/16 God Wants Us To Tell The Truth

  • 9/23 God Wants Us To Share

  • 9/30 God Wants Us To Forgive

K thru 5th grade in the Activity Center. September topics will be:

  • 9/5 God Changes Saul’s Life

  • 9/12 God Helps Silas and Paul Escape Prison

  • 9/19 God Uses Timothy’s Gifts

  • 9/26 God Sends Aquila and Priscilla

Awaken Youth Ministry

Grades 6-12 in the Youth Center. Pastor Ian & his wife Ruth lead age appropriate ministry for teens on relevant topics, as well as, lots of fun activities. Special guest 9/26 – Bob Stetzer (Missionary to Switzerland) in the Youth Center.


  • Celebrate Recovery, a biblical and balanced program that helps us overcome our hurts, hang-ups, and habits based on the actual words of Jesus rather than psychological theory. This group is held in the Worship Center & led by a team of trained Calvary volunteers. Special guest 9/26 – Murray Brown (Director of Cleveland Teen Challenge).

  • Special guest 9/26 – Mike Hadinger (Missionary to Mexico) in the Fireside Room.

Sunday Growth Groups

Teens (grades 6-12) in Classroom #2 off of the Activity Center beginning at 9:15am. September topics include:

  • 9/2 Take Charge of Your Health

  • 9/9 Take Charge of Your Habits

  • 9/16 Take Charge of Your Emotions

  • 9/23 Take Charge of Your Attitude

  • 9/30 Take Charge of Your Emotions

Calvary Kid’s (grades Pre-K-5th) at 10:30am in the Activity Center. The first Sunday of each month is “Family Sunday” and kids will remain in service with their parents until dismissed. September topics include:

  • 9/2 God Changes Saul’s Life

  • 9/9 God Helps Silas and Paul Escape Prison

  • 9/16 God Uses Timothy’s Gifts

  • 9/23 God Sends Aquila and Priscilla

  • 9/30 Jesus is Coming Back for Us

Foundation (grades 6th-8th) on the 2nd, 4th & 5th Sundays in the Youth Center following the worship portion of service. The first Sunday of each month is “Family Sunday” & the students will remain in the Worship Center for the entire service. The third Sunday, students have the opportunity to help serve in Kid’s Church (see Gary Petric at the Kids Check-In Station for details).


  • Living Word, led by Rene Smith & Jim Pearce in the Fireside Room #5. Currently studying the book of Genesis.

  • Prayer Focus Group, led by John Paolone in Fireside Room #6 (9:30-10:15). This is a time where we pray for the morning service, those in attendance who will hear & apply God’s truth, our church family, leaders and the surrounding community.