News and Information

Pastors Paul and Lauren Carlson will be out of the office from August 1st until August 14th. There will be a pastor on call if you need assistance.


Calvary Lutheran Church
119 North King Street,
Morganton, NC 28655
Phone: 437-0780
Office Hours: M-F 8 am – 5 pm


Summer Worship Times

Through August 26

8:15 am – Service of the Word with Holy Communion

9:00 am – Adult Sunday School/Choir Practice

10:00 am – Worship Service with Holy Communion



On June 10th, 2018, Calvary celebrated its 85th anniversary.
If you are interested in the full history of Calvary, click here.


Mission Statement:
Embraced in God’s love through Jesus Christ,
Calvary Lutheran Church is called
To proclaim the Good News of God’s saving grace,
To nurture spiritual growth, and
To care for all God’s creation.


Upcoming Events You Won’t Want to Miss

Tuesday, August 7th – Old Man’s Breakfasts – 9 am – at Timberwood Family Restaurant

Tuesday, August 7th – WELCA Pool Party at the home of Linda Myers

Wednesday, August 8th and Saturday August 18th at 9:30 am – CLC Quilters meet in Old Fellowship Hall

Tuesday, August 14th – 11am –Calvary Seniors meet at AJ’s for lunch and fellowship

Saturday, August 11th and 25th – Breakfast for Our Neighbors 7-9 am.

Saturday, August 18th – Summer Bash for the Youth – more details to follow

Sign up now to help with the Welcome Back to School Luncheon for the staff of Forest Hill School on August 23rd.  Donations of school supplies are greatly appreciated by the teachers.  The list of needs is in the July Proclamation and in the weekly bulletin.. Tubs are in the Old Fellowship Hall for these items.  Volunteers are needed to supply, deliver, and serve food.  Please call Beverly Watts if you can help do any of these luncheon jobs.

Sunday, August 26th – Blessing of Backpacks and Kinder Milestone will be held

Sunday, August 26th – after the 10 am service there will be a baby shower for Jake and Alisha Edmiston in New Fellowship Hall.  Alisha is the daughter of Quez and Debbie Little. Details are in the Proclamation.


Find this month’s Proclamation: THE PROCLAMATION FOR AUGUST

Find the Worship Helper Schedule: AUGUST SCHEDULE

The entire calendar for the year: The Calendar

Visit the NC Synod’s Facebook page: Synod on Facebook

Click to see Events at Calvary in picture

For more information on the ELCA  click here.
Check us out on Facebook: Calvary Lutheran Church, ELCA