Events & Serving

Here you will find a wide variety of meaningful events and unique opportunities both internal and external to Calvary. These are great ways to get more involved in both our church and our community. Registration is now being facilitated through Realm, our new church software. If you have any questions regarding sign up please contact us. We hope you find something that you are interested in joining us for and are moved deeply as a result.

Walk for Hope

6595 Waldon Rd, Clarkston, MI

(Clarkston Junior High School)

August 13 | 9:00 AM

Join us for the 3rd Annual Walk for Hope event (formerly known as MOM Race) to raise funds and awareness for mental health wellness and suicide prevention. Proceeds from this year's event will support On A Dragonfly's Wings, a local non-profit organization sharing hope and light after suicide. All ages welcome!


DRAW Buckets

6805 Bluegrass Dr, Clarkston, MI

We are collecting items to support the efforts of Disaster Relief At Work.

6 sponges with scrub side | 1 scrub brush

2 cotton clean rags | 2 microfiber clean rags
1 dish soap (16-28 oz bottle) | 1 clothes line (50 ft)
1 can air freshener (aerosol or pump) | 50 clothes pins
1 pkg reusable towels (8-12 count) | 5 disposable dust masks
1 liquid laundry detergent (50 oz bottle) | 2 pair reusable, latex waterproof gloves
1 roll of trash bags (33-45 gal heavy duty contractor bags & tall kitchen bags)
1 household cleaner (12-16 oz bottle to be mixed in water - no spray bottles)
1 pair knit work gloves (must have latex/rubber grip/palm)
1 insect repellent spray (6-14 oz can - not killer or fogger)

Contact: Pastor Bob Hegdal

Accent Pontiac

6805 Bluegrass Dr, Clarkston, MI

We are collecting snacks and instruments for our newest community partner, Accent Pontiac. We will be collecting individually packaged snacks, juice boxes, and mini water bottles. We will also be collecting musical instruments. Donations can be dropped off at our Clarkston Campus. We are also preparing meals twice a month that will help feed children that are a part of the organization. You can register to serve with the link below. Please contact Pastor Bob Hegdal below if you have any questions or concerns.

Contact: Pastor Bob Hegdal

Lighthouse Food Distribution

6805 Bluegrass Dr, Clarkston, MI

Wednesdays | 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

We continue our partnership with Lighthouse of Oakland County to distribute boxes with 35 pounds of non & perishable items to our neighbors and local agencies Wednesday mornings at our Clarkston Campus. At 8am, the food boxes are removed from a semi and stacked on pallets. The boxes will then be distributed between 9am-12pm to individual families and local organizations that drive through for curbside pick upIf you would like to be a part of this amazing serving opportunity, please email us with the link below.

Contact: Hunger Ministry

Baldwin Center Sandwich Making

6805 Bluegrass Dr, Clarkston, MI

Thursdays | 10:00 AM

As part of our ongoing partnership with the Baldwin Center in Pontiac, Calvary has a fresh, new way for us to continue this very important and impactful work in the Pontiac area. Thursdays at 10am, Calvary will be assembling 200-300 sandwiches each week at our Clarkston Campus. Serving opportunities include: shoppers, sandwich makers/packers, and drivers. We are also looking for sponsors to support this new program. One week of sandwiches costs $250, that's about $1 per sandwich.


Contact: Hunger Ministry

Beyond Broken Hearted

6805 Bluegrass Dr, Clarkston, MI

2nd Tuesday Each Month | 8:00 PM

4th Tuesday Each Month | 10:00 AM

Beyond Broken Hearted will meet monthly to offer emotional, spiritual, and practical support for those grieving a loss. For more information please contact Cindy Dixon below. You will grieve but your grief will turn to joy (John 16:20).

Contact: Cindy Dixon

God's Work Our Hands

6805 Bluegrass Dr, Clarkston, MI

1st Thursday Each Month | 10:00 AM

3rd Thursday Each Month | 7:00 PM

God's Work Our Hands is open to all those who share a love for crafting and fellowship. All levels of experience are welcomed and we hope you invite friends and fellow crafters as well! We will be meeting on the 1st Thursday Morning of each month and the 3rd Thursday Evening of each month. For more information please contact Cindy Dixon with the link below.

Contact: Cindy Dixon

Linked Together Podcast


1st & 3rd Thursday Each Month

Pastor Bob Hegdal recently launched the 'Linked Together: Connecting Faith and Daily Life' podcast. Going forward, new episodes will be available on the first and third Thursdays of each month. Our podcast ministry will focus on making the connection between our faith and how we live it out in our daily lives. Each episode will be less than thirty minutes, perfect for listening to while exercising, commuting, or during breaks in your day. Click on the link below to listen and please remember to subscribe!


Peace in the Storm (PITS)

6805 Bluegrass Dr, Clarkston, MI

4th Tuesday Every Month | 7:00 - 8:00 PM

This is a hybrid group that meets both in-person and virtually via Zoom concurrently. The group considers how to more deeply look for, look through, and look within for God's Presence as we journey with both life and storms.


LIFE Ministry

Living in Finite Experiences (LIFE) Ministry promotes mental health awareness throughout our community. The LIFE Team hosts monthly meetings to plan and schedule opportunities for awareness, prevention, and support as well as ways to partner with other community organizations. Each year, LIFE Ministry's goal is to host and/or support mental health awareness events each month. The team also distributes a monthly newsletter electronically as a way to continue sharing ideas, encouraging others, and breaking the stigma associated with mental health. LIFE Ministry is committed to bringing appropriate resources to the forefront on mental health concerns impacting our community while continuing open, honest, supportive, and destigmatized conversations around the topic of suicide.

Contact: LIFE Ministry

Community Impact Weekend

Clarkston, MI

November 4-6

Community Impact Weekend occurs each year during the last weekend in April and the first weekend in November. It is a My Habitat Clarkston event that helps serve our community one weekend at a time. This is your chance to get involved, make a difference, and make our community a better place. We serve low-income families, senior citizens, those with special needs, non-profit organizations, food pantries, our local schools, and many others in the greater Clarkston area. Volunteers are always needed!