Caring

Care Team

Calvary’s Care team is a group of volunteers who visit Calvary’s shut-ins and nursing home residents on a monthly basis to develop holy friendships with those who can no longer attend church. Volunteers meet together quarterly for training sessions. New volunteers always welcome! If you are interested in finding out more about this ministry or want to ask questions, contact Mary Ann Devig.   

 Stephen Ministries

A program designed to train and equip lay leadership in the life of our congregation.  Trained Stephen Ministers will be available to meet weekly with people experiencing problems such as bereavement, single parenting, divorce, job loss, terminal illness, and many other life crises (care receivers). To learn more, visit our Stephen Ministry Page.

Widow/Widowers Group

This community wide group meets meets periodically to provide comforting  support and information to those who have lost loved ones.   This group helps with grief and to help make changes and adjustments to life after loss. Sessions begin Monday, October 3 for eight weeks, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. For more information, please call Phyllis Norgard (701-775-7444)

Prayer Shawl Team

Prayers shawls are given to those who are struggling with life’s challenges. The shawls are prayed over while they are being made and they are prayed over by the Wednesday Morning Coffee group before they are given away. If you are interested in making  prayer shawls, please contact 701-772-4897 for more details. All skill levels welcome!

Knitting and Crocheting group

This group meets one Saturday morning per month to work on prayer shawls or their own projects, get patterns, ask questions or give ideas. Beginners welcome! Patient teacher and supplies available for knitting or crocheting. For more information call 701-772-4897. Everyone is invited to join us.

Mission Quilters

This group meets the last Tuesday of the month from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The quilts make a difference worldwide in partnership with Lutheran World Relief. The group has a potluck lunch together on quilting days.  Leaders are Patty Berg, Ruth Larson and Shirley Kvidt.   Contact information is available through the Calvary office – 701-772-4897)

Wednesday Morning Coffee

 This group meets every Wednesday morning at 10 a.m. for coffee, fellowship and prayer. Attendees take turns bringing treats and the group is faithful in praying for those in need. New members are always welcome. Join us anytime!  For more information, contact the church office (701-772-4897).

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This is a ministry of Calvary designed for anyone living with Alzheimer’s Disease or other Dementia and their spouse/family caregiver may come to socialize, enjoy refreshments, learn from experts on the disease, ask questions, and be with others who are going through the same thing in a relaxed open house atmosphere. Look for this opportunity on the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Contact Mary Ann Devig at 772-4897 for more information.