Celebrating 50 Years! Calvary Church of Naperville
Anniversary Weekend


We're planning the celebration of the half-century! Join us for activities all weekend long as we celebrate 50 years of God's blessings on Calvary Church!

Legacy Banquet

Legacy Banquet

Friday, June 30, 2017

Join us for an evening of dinner and reminiscing. Calvary family from the past and the present are coming together to celebrate the first 50 years of Calvary Church.

6:00 p.m.
Fellowship Ha

We'll hear memories from special guests like Joel Schmidgall, Keith Boucher and Dr. George Wood.

Childcare is available for fifth grade and younger. For $10 per child, we'll feed them and show them a good time!

The rest of your family will enjoy a gourmet dinner and a heartwarming evening in the Fellowship Hall for $25 per person.

Begin the evening with fellowship and activities in the atrium at 6 p.m. Enjoy photo booths, a memory wall and a museum display celebrating the past half-century of Calvary Church. At 6:15 p.m., make your way to the Fellowship Hall for a delicious and entertaining dinner program.

Attire is business casual, and childcare for children in grade 5 and younger is available upon request.

Online reservations are now closed.

Prayer & Worship Night

Prayer & Worship Night

Saturday, July 1, 2017

After 50 years, the air of Calvary Church is thick with prayer and praise. Join us for a prayer service as we thank God for all he has done through our church and pray for another blessed 50 years.

5:00 p.m.

This will be a night of worship, encouragement and prayer as we gather with great anticipation to hear the next call from God for our lives. Let's come together and ask him to work in our homes, church, community and around the world.

Worship Service

Worship Services

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Calvary family of past and present: Let's worship! We can't celebrate 50 years of serving God and the community without bringing the two together on a Sunday morning.

9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Choose from one of two service times and join us for inspiring music, encouraging testimonies and special guest speaker Dr. Betta Mengistu. Dr. Betta is a long-time friend and partner of Calvary Church, and we are honored to have him speak on this special anniversary Sunday!

We'll also hear a greeting from Mark Batterson , son-in-law of founding Pastor Bob Schmidgall. Mark is now the lead pastor of National Community Church in Washington, DC, and author of many New York Times best-selling books including "The Circle Maker."

Youth in grades 6–12 will be joining adults for service in the sanctuary for this special celebration.

We're inviting all past and present Calvary Church choir members to be part of a special choir for services this Sunday.

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Anniversary Festival

Anniversary Festival

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Invite friends, family and neighbors to the celebration of the year! This year's anniversary festival is even bigger and better than ever!

3:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Church Grounds

This outdoor event for all ages is free and open to the public. It will feature special music on our concert stage, inflatables and games for kids, sporting activities for adults, food available for purchase, a car show and a fireworks show to end the night!

The grand finale of our festival will include music guests Todd Dulaney (Grammy award nominated artist) and The Katinas (Dove award winning artists and long-time friends of Calvary). Of course, Pastor Steve Andres and band will finish off the night before we enjoy our trademark fireworks show!

Visit our Festival page for details
Golf Outing

Golf Outing

Monday, July 3, 2017

Calling all golfers and non-golfers! If you love the game or love the fellowship that comes with it, we invite you to our Calvary Golf Outing. It's a 4-person scramble with shotgun start, and it's included in our 50th anniversary weekend celebration.

8:00 a.m.
Bolingbrook Golf Club
2001 Rodeo Drive, Bolingbrook

All proceeds from this fun (and competitive) day will benefit Calvary Christian School. Come celebrate and fellowship for a great cause! Funds raised through the Calvary Golf Outing will go to the annual campaign to promote and support all educational programs, to provide state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, and to ensure access through tuition assistance to students in need.

Calvary Christian School has been partnering with families for over 30 years to equip children with an excellent education built on a strong biblical foundation. We want to inspire each child with a commitment to excellence and a desire to impact their world.

Register by June 29.

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