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Grief Support - From His Heart

by Marc Lane & Mary Sue Clark on August 15, 2019
Grief Support - From His Heart
GriefShare is a weekly support group for those grieving the death of a loved one. For over 20 years Calvary members and our community have come together for a biblical search of God's comfort and healing to the brokenhearted. Joyce Rogers, Michael Card, Ruth Graham and dozens of others have joined together to bring a brand new series of...
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#StuffTheBus4Kids

#StuffTheBus4Kids

by Marc Lane on June 18, 2019
Calvary Cares, an outreach ministry of Calvary Baptist Church of Alton will again show their love for our children and their teachers as they kick off this annual collection effort to raise school...
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Calvary Connected

Calvary Connected

by Marc Lane on May 21, 2019
This Summer "Grief Support Fellowship Series" is focused on helping us stay connected and on the changes that each new day brings. Join with us as we set aside time for a little fellowship and a...
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Riverbend First Responders

Riverbend First Responders

by Marc Lane on May 20, 2019
Since 2010 The Riverbend PeaceKeepers have been dedicated to uniting law enforcement officers around the Riverbend area to be passionate followers of Jesus Christ through helping them understand...
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National Police Day Memorial

National Police Day Memorial

by Chris Rhodes and Dan Brannon on May 17, 2019
ALTON - Calvary Baptist Church in Alton hosted a touching and well-attended National Police Day Memorial event Wednesday night at the church. The Illinois State Police, Alton Police Department,...
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FEELING BLUE

FEELING BLUE

by Fred Pollard - Advantage on April 29, 2019
Mention the names Kyle Deatherage or Blake Snyder anywhere in the Riverbend, and it immediately stirs up a number of emotions — sadness, grief, pride, and honor. “Nationally, police deaths...
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First Fruits MBTC

First Fruits MBTC

by Marc Lane on April 8, 2019
HOLD THE DATE: Friday, June 7 First Fruits Mission Bible Training Center - Jerseyville, Illinois wishes to announce their 16th Annual Graduation Banquet scheduled for Friday, June 7, 2019. Tickets...
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Third Day - Feed The Children

Third Day - Feed The Children

by Marc Lane on November 14, 2018
PRESS RELEASE: This VERY Special invitation goes out to our neighborhood children & parents attending East, Lovejoy and Eunice Smith Elementary Schools. Join us Monday, January 21, 2019 in our...
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Surviving The Holidays

Surviving The Holidays

by Marc Lane on September 26, 2018
No matter what the circumstances, grief recovery is a painful process. We want you to know about a special seminar we’re sponsoring to help people face the holidays after the loss of a family...
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PieTown Gospel MusicFest - 2018

PieTown Gospel MusicFest - 2018

by Greater Alton Faith Community on May 8, 2018
PieTown Gospel Music Festival is a wonderful family oriented event presented by members of the Greater Alton Faith Community. The festival features over 13 hours of some of the finest Gospel &...
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Calvary Cares Mobile

Calvary Cares Mobile

by Linda Weller - Telegraph on May 15, 2017
(Photo Caption - John Badman, Telegraph) Pastor Andre Dobson, left, and Pastor Marc Lane in front of the newly renamed Calvary Cares building, formerly Cornerstone Ministries, at the corner of...
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Calvary Moves The Corner

Calvary Moves The Corner

by Marc Lane on April 3, 2017
PRESS RELEASE Immediate Release March 27, 2017 In 1999, Calvary Baptist Church of Alton opened their hearts to the community in a very public manner. Specifically, a community ministry was...
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Outdoor Classroom Dedication

Outdoor Classroom Dedication

by Calvary Cares on September 15, 2016
Please watch this awesome video Outdoor Classroom Dedication to see the Power of Partnership... Calvary CaresCommuity - Church - Christ Working Together For A Better Community
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Rock Springs Initiative Goes To The Head Of The Class(Room)

Rock Springs Initiative Goes To The Head Of The Class(Room)

by Alton Telegraph on July 26, 2016
Plans are underway to bring an outdoor classroom to Rock Spring Park in Alton. The initiative, which is a cooperative undertaking led by multiple groups, begun about a year ago as Alton Middle...
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Outdoor Classroom @ Alton Middle School

Outdoor Classroom @ Alton Middle School

by Advantage News on April 8, 2016
ALTON — Rock Spring 2020, in cooperation with Alton Middle School, Lewis and Clark Community College, Sierra Club, YouthBuild and community volunteers, announced it is “ready to roll” into Rock...
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Volunteers do mission work in Riverbend

Volunteers do mission work in Riverbend

by Kathie Bassett - The Telegraph on May 22, 2013
ALTON - Members of an area church have discovered that mission work done close to home is just as rewarding as traveling far around the globe. In collaboration with Dale Neudecker of Bucket...
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Reaching Out, Again

Reaching Out, Again

by Dennis Grubaugh - The Telegraph (September 23, 2009) on January 28, 2013
Church’s homecoming weekend marks duel anniversary For most of its 80 years, the people of Calvary Baptist Church have been reaching out. This weekend, they also are inviting everyone in. The...
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Family finds solace in house of (Corner)stone

Family finds solace in house of (Corner)stone

by Dave Whaley - The Telegraph - (November 6, 2003) on January 26, 2013
ALTON — For more than four years, Cornerstone has given area families a place to go in times of trouble. There is now a place to live for some. Cornerstone is hoping to have its first family...
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Cornerstone lays a new foundation in Alton

Cornerstone lays a new foundation in Alton

by IBSA - (March 05, 2003) on January 25, 2013
Multifacited ministry makes an impact on its community in Jesus' name. God’s intent was that now, through the church, the manifold wisdom of God should be made known to the rulers and...
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