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Sarah Yardley

Sarah Yardley: Today we are delighted to have with us “live, in person,” our very own Sarah Yardley! Born and raised in Southern California, Sarah…
Calvary Chapel
February 23, 2021
Christian Living

Turn Down the Noise: How We Can Expect to Hear the Holy Spirit

How can we expect to hear the Holy Spirit when our lives are filled with constant noise? If we would like to see the gifts…
Christian Living

Jesus Brings (More) Life

While all God’s Word is inspired and profitable ( 2 Timothy 3:16), most Christians have favorite passages. Sometimes we talk about our “life verse” by…
Christian Living

Don’t Quit

Every difficulty we experience in life is either an opportunity or an obstacle. The Chinese symbol for the word “crisis” is actually two separate symbols:…
Christian Living
Where Strength is Found
Christian Living
The Mark Challenge: New Bible Study with Cheryl Brodersen
Christian Living
Are We Drifting Backward?
Christian Living
While We Wait: Being the Church During Lockdown
Christian Living
How to Stay Free in Christ
Christian Living
Life & Leadership Lessons with Sarah Yardley

Discipleship

Discipleship

Act as if God Exists

Back in June, I wrote an article on "Why Jordan Peterson Matters," and why Christians should take notice. My article got pushback from some Christians…
Discipleship

Standing Firm in a Hostile Culture

A Sure Foundation “Here I stand; I can do no other, so help me God." These are the now infamous words uttered by Martin Luther…
Discipleship

A Calvary Chapel Perspective on Preaching

From the very beginning of Christianity the disciples of Jesus gathered for worship, prayer, community, evangelism, and the reading and teaching of God’s Word. It…
Discipleship
Let’s Talk About Your Marriage
Discipleship
What Happened in 2020 Has Served to Advance the Gospel
Discipleship
Generational Sin?
Discipleship
Calvary Chapel Bible College Ireland
Discipleship
The Church & Victims of Depression
Discipleship
Vocation and Calling According to the Reformers

Current Events

Current Events

Florida School Shooting: From the Eyes of an Affected Teenager

For this month’s article for CalvaryChapel.com, I felt pressed to share my space with an amazing young gal named Skylar who I have the privilege…
Current Events

Racial Blind Spots, The Church, and the Killing of Ahmaud Arbery

“We repeat the mistake continuously in this country of trying to address our racial animus and the violence it fosters as though it were a…
Current Events

Response Versus Reaction to the Las Vegas Shooting

Here are resources and ways to help in light of the recent shooting in Las Vegas Sunday Night. We continue to pray for the victims,…
Current Events
Praying for Tim Keller
Current Events
The Difference Between the Devil and God
Current Events
Pray for Australia: An Update from Bruce Clarke
Current Events
A Film Review: “Annihilation”
Current Events
What Has Changed: The Convenient Contradiction of Modern Society
Current Events
CGN Leadership Statement on Racism

Theology

Current Events

The War on Beth Moore: What Really Shapes Our View of Women Bible Teachers?

A few years ago, I ran afoul of some pastors in my tribe for allowing a woman to teach to an audience of both women…
Theology

The Bible Says It’s Sin

I watched a Christian being interviewed by a talk show host who is notorious for his antagonism toward those who believe in a biblical morality,…
Theology

Sola Scriptura: Biblical Authority and the People of God

The great men of the Reformation – Martin Luther, Ulrich Zwingli, John Calvin, and those associated with them declared their beliefs in a series of…
Theology
Jesus & Cultural Relativism
Gospel
6 Reasons Why I Believe Jesus is God
Theology
ECCLESIOLOGY 101: How the Local Church Lives and Breathes Led by the Spirit Part 2
Theology
ECCLESIOLOGY 101: How the Local Church Lives and Breathes Led by the Spirit
Theology
CGN Statement on Women in Ministry Leadership
Theology
Worship: Participation in the Trinity

The Gospel

Gospel

6 Reasons Why I Believe Jesus is God

There is much debate about who Jesus is. Some believe he was a good man or a great prophet. Others claim he was an angel…
Gospel

Returning to the Gospel on Reformation Day

Have you ever noticed that our society celebrates everything? In September alone, we celebrated "Random Acts of Poetry Day" (September 6), "Video Games Day" (September…
Gospel

Preaching the Gospel (to Myself)

Over and over again, I discover how easy it is to say the right things, yet how often I must be reminded to live them.…
Gospel
Why Reaching the Lost Should Cost Us Everything
Gospel
How To Wreck a Sermon: 5 Simple Steps
Gospel
The King’s Crown
Gospel
The Death of God – by Jody Ponce
Gospel
Despising the Shame
Gospel
The Gospel in HD: Transformation We Can See

Great Commission

Great Commission

Reframing the Gospel for the Nations in Our Neighborhoods

When Jesus told Mary that He wasn't inclined to intervene to rescue the honor and reputation of a family that was about to suffer the…
Great Commission

Four Ways to be Commissioned in the City

The CGN International Conference is focusing on this year's theme, "Commissioned: Urban Ministry in a Post-Everything World," on June 24-27, 2019. Visit cgn.calvarychapel.com for more…
Great Commission

Missionaries and the Wise Men from the East: Similarities That Can Bring Encouragement

"Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem,…
Great Commission
Placing Jesus Christ Above Our Own Rights
Great Commission
Calvary Global Network: Points on Successful Church Planting
Great Commission
Life on Mission: Called, Equipped and Sent Part 1
Great Commission
Why International Missions are Vital to the Church Today
Great Commission
Similarities Between Esther and Local Churches
Great Commission
Local Church Involvement with Global Missions: Is It Just a Slice of the Ministry Pie?

Leadership Training

Leadership Training

Three Points on Successful Pastoral Transition

Daniel Fusco will be a main session speaker at the 2017 CCCM Pastors and Leaders Conference, June 26-19, 2017. Pastoral transitions are something many churches…
Leadership Training

CCBC Europe is Moving to Tbilisi, Georgia!

Calvary Chapel Bible College Europe is on the move! The Bible college originally began at the castle in Austria which was purchased by Calvary Chapel…
Leadership Training

Quarantine Discipleship: Three Online Ways to Stay Engaged as the Church

It goes without saying, but these are unprecedented times we are living in. Due to widespread concerns about the spread of the COVID-19 virus, churches…
Leadership Training
Eight Reasons Why We Need Shepherds
Leadership Training
Why I’m Called to Serve My City
Leadership Training
Spirit-led Preaching in a Changing World: Upcoming Interactive Webinar
Leadership Training
The Pastors School
Leadership Training
Calvary Chapel CGN International Conference
Discipleship
Training a Church to Love the Depressed – Part 2

Church Planting

Church Planting

Co-laborers or Competition? Calvary Chapel & Other Church Planting Movements

Like it or not, when something you’ve done for a long time becomes the mainstream, you are not viewed as the trendsetter, but just another…
Church Planting

Bridging the Divide Between the Big Church and the Small Church

There is an unspoken divide within the church today, and that is between the big church and the small church. This divide is unspoken because…
Church Planting

Missions 2020 Archives

Start Watching Missions 2020 Archives
Church Planting
Three Keys to Effectively Launching Your Church Plant
Church Planting
Turn your Eyes to Mexico: A Horizonte Ensenada Takeover Week
Church Planting
Missions Conference 2020: The Church That God Plants