Sunday Morning Worship, 10:30 AM

300 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington MA

Wheelchair Accessible, Childcare Available

Welcome to Calvary

Calvary Church, United Methodist, is dedicated to the life and teachings of Jesus and to the mission and ministry of John Wesley. We strive to have our lives reflect the compassion of Christ, affirming the worth, dignity, and gifts of every person as a child of God. We welcome and celebrate diversity, including diversity in age, economic status, ethnicity, family status, gender, physical abilities, sexual orientation, and race. All are welcome and safe here.

Our Mission is to build a nurturing and learning community reaching beyond its walls to serve the people of God.


HeARTful of Hope Art Show and Sale 11/8

October 27th, 2014

On Saturday, November 8th from 10 AM until 2 PM, artwork and crafts created by artisans from several Boston-area shelters will be available throughout the church for viewing and/or purchase. Items can be purchased by cash, check, or credit card and 100% of each sale is given to the artisans. HeARTful of Hope is sponsored by Boston Share Network, a nonprofit organization consisting of volunteers, shelters, and agencies that work together to help the homeless and poor.

Volunteers are needed to help with setup, lunch, and cleanup. Please sign up on our volunteer page.

Mark your calendar – Upcoming Events

Saturday, 11/1, 5-8 PM: Living Richly Dinner and Games Night – sign up on the bulletin board outside the church office!

Saturday, 11/8, 6 PM: Second Saturday Spirit Community Meal and Worship in the Fellowship Hall. Join us for a simple meal and a devotion.

Saturday, 11/15, 1-4 PM: Animal Umbrella Cat Adoption and Gifts Sale in the Milne Room on the first floor. For more information, visit or call 508-877-1194.

Every Week:

Wednesdays at 10 AM – Bible Study in the Parlor. This fall we are starting a six-week study about the Old Testament, and after that we will focus on an Old Testament book (to be determined). Come join us any Wednesday – child care is provided upon request.

Wednesdays at 7:30 PM – Choir rehearsal in the choir room downstairs. New members are always welcome – sight-reading ability is useful but not required!

Thursdays at 9:30 AM – Helping Hands in the Milne Room: all are welcome to come help with cutting, sorting, and mailing projects for Calvary and for Arlington elementary schools.

Upcoming Events

Nov. 1
5:00 pm
Dinner and Games Night
Nov. 2
9:30 am
Christian Education for toddler through adult
10:30 am
12:00 pm
Confirmation Group
Nov. 3
7:00 pm
Church Council
Nov. 4
6:00 pm
Food Pantry Community Working Group
7:00 pm
Bible Study
Nov. 5
10:00 am
Bible Study
7:30 pm
Choir rehearsal
Nov. 6
9:30 am
Helping Hands
7:00 pm
Trustees meeting

Photos and Videos from Calvary

Photos of Calvary from flickr.

The Spice of Life