Welcome to Refuge Calvary Chapel

June 2, 2024

Weekly Announcements


Upcoming Events:

Nehemiah 9 | PPTWednesday Evenings in the Old Testament
– We will be studying the book of Nehemiah, as we follow the next phase of the Israelites in returning to their homeland as they rebuild. Join us on Wednesday nights 7-8:30pm as we delve into this historic post exilic book, followed by discussion.


ShareFaith Media » Water Baptism Video – ShareFaith MediaBaptism - Sunday June 9th at the Schluter's pond after church at 1:30pm. If you are interested in being baptized, please contact pastor Marc. There will be a class prior to the baptism to explain the meaning and significance of baptism. Date for the class to be announced shortly.


Men's Breakfast – Saturday September 21, 2019 – FBC TampaMen's Breakfast - The men's breakfast will be on hold for the summer months. We will be scheduling some events such as pitch and putt golf, pickle ball, and some other fun stuff. Stay tuned for dates to be announced. 

Connection Cards

Connect CardsNew to Refuge? Welcome! Stay up to date on last-minute events, prayer requests, and praises by filling out a connection card at the front desk. Share as much (or as little) info as you'd like. We value your privacy and time, so we promise we won't flood your inbox.

Today's Service

Prayer: 9:30-9:50 in the prayer room | All are welcome

Nursery: Ages birth-3 years 

Worship: 10:00 | Elijah Swangren

Missions Moment: Tom Hudzina will be sharing about their ministry in Brazil

Announcements: Steve Schluter 

Children's Sunday School Dismissal: BLAST (ages 4-5) Quest (ages 6-8) Fuse (Ages 9-13)

Message: Steve Schluter

Upcoming Events



Baptism - June 9 @1:30 at the Schluter's

Women's Garden Party at the Millers - June 14th @7pm


Ministries & Contact Info


Wednesday Evening Service: 7:00-8:30 (children's ministry leaders needed)

Men’s Ministry: Dave Shoup (shoupdm118@gmail.com)

Women’s Ministry and Bible Studies: Julie Hamer (marcandjulie@hotmail.com)

Church Security (Assistant to the Regional Pastor): David McKechnie (freerunningfire7@aol.com)

Sunday School Teachers: Alicia Meck (aliciammeck@gmail.com) and Sarah Martel (smartel037@gmail.com)

Nursery: Andrea Shoupakhempfing@gmail.com

Kitchen/Hospitality: We are currently in need of someone to step up and lead this ministry. 

A/V Tech: Jennifer Myerjennifer@rcc-newholland.com

Library: Kendra Hartmantkshart1@yahoo.com

Custodial: Herb and Rose Burkhart - herbnrose@hotmail.com


Interested in serving in any of these areas of ministry? Contact the appropriate leader above or Pastor Marc Hamer or request a volunteer application today.

Our Missionaries

"Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age." -Matthew 28:17


Please continue to lift our missionaries up in prayer.


Raja and Padma Undurthi and Family: Orphanage and evangelism, India

Peter and Elaina Judge and Family: Scotland (mssjudge@gmail.com)

Veronica Ocha Corado: Guatemala (verowarrior@yahoo.com)

Tom and Ruth Hudzina: Brazil (ruthhudz@gmail.com)

Nelson and Meghan Horst and Family: Eswatini (horstmeg@gmail.com)

Katie Weber: Navigators, Penn State University (katie.weber1@navigators.org)

Eric and Sasha  (eric@reachkstan.com)

Mark and Olessya Parrish: Israel - (james127@eamail.org)

Michael and Katherine Carrel -(michaelcarrel16@gmail.com)



Steve Schluter (schluter8@yahoo.com)

David Shoup (shoupdm118@gmail.com)


Elijah Swangren (eswangren@gmail.com)

Herb Burkhart (burkharthomeimrpovement@hotmail.com)


Jennifer Myer (jennifer@rcc-newholland.com)


Marc Hamer

Inclement Weather Delays & Closings

We typically hold services during winter weather. However, in cases of bad weather, we may cancel. Updates will be posted on the website home page, our Facebook page, and the church answering machine by 7:00 am Sunday and 5:00 pm Wednesday.


We also email delays and closings to our ever-growing church family (another great reason to fill out a connection card).