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Calvary Chapel

October 24, 2007
Church Name Calvary Chapel
Denomination/Affiliation A Calvary Fellowship Church
Address of meeting place
Fishergate School
Post Code YO10 4AP
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Office Fellowship Hall, 10a Barbican Road
Office Post Code YO10 5AA
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Phone 01904 638777
Meeting times Sun 10:30am: Morning Service at Fishergate School
Sun 7:00pm: Evening Service at Fellowship Hall 

Pastor Dave Sylvester

Student Contact Name
Student Contact Phone
Student Contact Email
One Voice Member? Yes
Churches Together in York Member? Yes
Evangelical Alliance Member? No
Registered to run Alpha? No
Brand Evangelical
Music style Band led / Mainly Guitar

Lively / Youthful
Family Friendly / Meditative
Emphasis on Bible teaching
Spirit led / Some opportunity for personal ministry
Prayer based / Pastorally Supportive
Vision focussed / Missions focussed

Which meeting is the best attended? Morning Service 
What is the average congregation size at this meeting 120
In the last 2 years Sunday attendance has Increased
Approximate length of average Sunday sermon 20 mins
Special services/facilities/support for students Student age Community Worship evening on Thursdays at 7pm in Fellowship Hall during Bible College Term
Do you encourage student involvement in any particular areas of church function We encourage students to serve the Lord according to the giftings given to them 
Church overview statment Calvary Chapel York is a Bible based, Bible believing fellowship whose doctrine is taken soley from scripture as interpreted by the Holy Spirit. It has been formed under a fellowship of believers under the Lordship of Jesus Christ. Our supreme desire is to know Christ & be conformed to his image. There is a Bible College attached to the church which runs for 2 semesters a year for students. We have around 60 residential students.
Song words Song sheets 
Do you operate any system of small midweek groups Wednesday 7.30pm, 2 different venues
Have your church ever run Alpha? No
Do you expect to run Alpha in the next year? No
How near is a bus stop to your meeting place and what is it known as? Walmgate Bar (5 mins walk) No 10, Jn of Heslington Rd & Barbican Rd (5 mins walk) No 4 
What number buses stop there? 4, 10
Do you have any special connections with student establishments in the city? Yes Pastor Dave Sylvester is on the UCCF advisory committee



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