Podcast Episodes

Podcast

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

Be Faithful to Your Calling

Almost a year ago there was a need for a new youth worship leader, and therefore I was thrust into a whole new world. I…
Christian Living

When Our Hearts Break

Years ago, I heard a pastor named Dave Rolph speak at a memorial service. He spoke about life and death, and he said something like…
Christian Living

“The Powers of Darkness & the People of God”

We live in a world which is influenced and partially controlled by powerful, malignant spirit beings. The purpose of these forces of spiritual darkness is…
Christian Living
How to Rejoice Always in Ministry
Christian Living
The Privilege of Being Home with God
Christian Living
The Sobering Gift of Leadership
Christian Living
From the Christmas Tree to the Tree of Calvary: The Meaning Behind Advent
Christian Living
Is God Needy? Why God Insists that We Love & Trust Him
Christian Living
Should a Pastor Ever Say No When You Ask for Help?

Discipleship

Christian Living

Should a Pastor Ever Say No When You Ask for Help?

Ask yourself this question, do the words I use matter? The answer should be a resounding, “Yes!” rhetoric is the art of discourse; an art…
Christian Living

Real Hope for the Depressed Soul – Part 3

This is part 3 of a 3 part series. You can find part 1 and part 2 here: Part 1 Part 2 Practicing Priesthood In…
Discipleship

Seven Ways to Become a Person of God

"And the woman said to Elijah, 'Now I know that you are a man of God, and that the word of the LORD in your…
Discipleship
Are We Doing What God is Calling Us to Do?
Discipleship
Am I Expecting Too Much from My Church? Part 1
Discipleship
Soteriology in the Middle Part 2
Discipleship
Weak Men Weak Excuses
Discipleship
Our Father Knows What We Need
Discipleship
The Worshiper and the Leader: A Powerful Combination

Current Events

Current Events

Terror in Barcelona, Spain

As people around the world have heard the news, Barcelona, Spain, suffered a terrorist attack on Thursday, August 17, 2017, when a van plowed into…
Current Events

The Labeling of “Science Deniers”

Our culture loves to pigeonhole, label and "straw-man" nearly everything it disagrees with. Which means, if you're a miracle-believing Christian, then in the eyes of…
Current Events

Hope in Troubling Times: Peace within the Global Pandemic

"God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear" (Psalm 46:1–2a). As most of us would agree,…
Current Events
Introducing Denisa Stanciu: Calvary.ro Translator
Current Events
Pray for Las Vegas
Current Events
Support for Chabad Synagogue
Current Events
How to Develop a Lifestyle of Thanksgiving That Outlives the Holiday
Current Events
A Word for Christians in a Politically Divided Culture
Current Events
Praying for Tim Keller

Theology

Theology

Why I Believe in the Rapture of the Church

My belief in the rapture of the church is strengthened by an often overlooked, prophetic passage in the book of Leviticus. It is prophetic because…
Theology

Worship: Participation in the Trinity

When you think of a worship service, what sort of things come to your mind? Some think of music styles, choirs, lighting, formality, informality, and…
Theology

Does Hell Really Exist?

Does Hell Really Exist? Many people blatantly deny the existence of hell. I could easily fill pages of quotes from people known and unknown who…
Theology
Unity is Rare: Psalm 133
The Link
Critiquing Cessationism: The Gifts of the Spirit & the Church Today
Theology
A CHRISTIAN PERSPECTIVE ON PURIM
Theology
A Study in the Book of Hebrews: The Centrality of Jesus
Gospel
6 Reasons Why I Believe Jesus is God
Theology
We will Not Die Before Our Time

The Gospel

Gospel

The King’s Crown

Good Friday is the day on which some 2,000 years ago Jesus of Nazareth was nailed to a Roman cross just outside the walls of…
Gospel

What Exactly is Spiritual Thriving?

Everyone is focused on improving themselves during the COVID-19 crisis, but how does that work spiritually? Most people think of adding a lot of spiritual…
Gospel

The Gospel – How You Say it, Matters

I could never have imagined being as blessed as I am. I live in a great community. I serve an awesome church. I’m married to…
Gospel
Returning to the Gospel on Reformation Day
Gospel
Never Outgrow the Gospel
Gospel
What Jesus Taught on the Way to Gethsemane
Gospel
How To Wreck a Sermon: 5 Simple Steps
Gospel
The Gospel in HD: Transformation We Can See
Gospel
Knowing God

Great Commission

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

Calvary Global Network: Points on Successful Church Planting

Nothing excites me more than to see new churches planted. New churches mean souls being saved, lives being changed, God being worshiped, more churches being…
Great Commission

Reframing the Gospel for the Nations That Are Now in Our Neighborhoods Part 1

By God's permission and design, people from around the world now live in my community and have become a part of my day to day…
Great Commission
Life on Mission: Called, Equipped and Sent Part 1
Great Commission
Facing Challenges in Evangelism & Discipleship in the 21st Century
Great Commission
Reframing the Gospel for the Nations That are Now in Our Neighborhoods Part 2
Great Commission
Declaring His Glory Among the Nations: How Are We Doing? Part 1
Great Commission
Seven Moments That Demonstrate Global Missions Matter
Great Commission
Similarities Between Esther and Local Churches

Leadership Training

Leadership Training

Lessons in Leadership Part 3: Fearlessly Leading the Good Fight

Sometimes I think we forget as pastors and leaders that we have intentionally placed ourselves in the line of fire, the front of the battle—directly…
Leadership Training

Five Ways to Build a Team If You Are Planting a Church Alone

I have the rare perspective of having planted two churches and having two very different experiences. In our first church plant, my wife and I…
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
Q&A Interview with Pam Markey of CCBC Europe
Leadership Training
Life & Leadership Lessons with Joey Rozek
Leadership Training
The 3 Basic Tasks of Pastoral Ministry
Leadership Training
Five Biblical Keys to Managing Your Day for God’s Glory
Leadership Training
Why I’m Called to Serve My City
Leadership Training
The Success of Succession: When Church Leaders Are Pressed to Compromise

Church Planting

Church Planting

Missions 2020 Archives

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Church Planting

Three Keys to Effectively Launching Your Church Plant

Planting a church is a big deal. Jesus ordained the Spirit-empowered Church to be His vehicle through whom to reveal Himself to the world. The…
Church Planting

Missions Conference 2020: The Church That God Plants

Why plant churches? This question will be addressed at the Calvary Chapel Global Missions 2020 Conference and will go in depth about what church planting…
Church Planting
Turn your Eyes to Mexico: A Horizonte Ensenada Takeover Week
Church Planting
Bridging the Divide Between the Big Church and the Small Church
Church Planting
Co-laborers or Competition? Calvary Chapel & Other Church Planting Movements