Family Ministry 

Mission Statement:
To nurture Christian faith life, in the home, congregation, and church community. To provide Calvary families a connection through the “Four Keys”: Caring conversations, devotions, service, rituals & traditions.

Upcoming Family Events:


Come Join Us for Some Girl Talk Starting Wednesday, October 3rd at 6:30 PM, then will continue the 1st Wednesday of each month.

River Arts Community Art & Tea Room
323 Main Ave S. Park Rapids
The Women of Family Ministry would love for you to join us for a time as women, mothers, friends and sisters in Christ study God’s word, build relationships, relax and TALK about real life joys and struggles, as we study Jen Hatmaker’s, “GIRL TALK”.
Please feel free to share this event on Facebook and invite friends, this is not a Calvary Lutheran Church only bible study!!
Jen Hatmaker’s “GIRL TALK” can be ordered at Beagle and Wolff Books, as well as on Amazon.
Questions, please contact Katie Fenger

MEA Family Mission Trip

Mission in the City

October 19-21 in St. Paul

Calvary invites you on this family mission trip (children expected) to share our community and build relationships within the city of Saint Paul. Join us on this MEA weekend family mission outreach in which we will serve in a Soup Kitchen, deliver bread to local organizations to help fight hunger, be a steward of God’s creation helping out in the federal parks, and other activities.
We will be staying at Best Western Plus Capital Ridge at $109.00 a night. Scholarships are available.
If interested, please contact one of us or the church office 218-732-7284.
Jamie Linkowitz or Kami Johnson, Family Ministry Co-chairs


Worshiping with Kids

There are new resources available for children to use during worship. In addition to the newly updated Toddler Busy Bags, now there are items for the older kids too. Coloring pages and storybooks for ages 6+ and My Worship Notes and Adventure Bibles for ages 9+. Please pick them up at the KIDS Connect table in the Narthex and return them after service.
Check out our page Worshiping with Kids:
Tips for Parents & the Congregation


Staffed Hours:  
Sundays 9am-12pm
Nursery Coordinator:
Nicole Roepke
*Volunteers Needed

Family Ministry Meetings

First Monday of every month 5:30-7:00 PM
Dinner & Fellowship
Jamie Linkowitz &
Kami Johnson