Tag: Holiday

Amanda Berry Smith

Amanda Berry Smith (1837-1915): In today’s podcast we will be telling the fascinating story of Amanda Berry Smith, a woman born into slavery in Maryland who became an evangelist, international preacher, missionary to Liberia and founder of ...

How to Rejoice Always in Ministry

"Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice" (Philippians 4:4). What kind of wild man tells a group of people to rejoice at all times? To always, in the Lord, celebrate? The Apostle Paul was that kind of man. But why did he in...

Harriet Beecher Stowe: Women Worth Knowing

Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896): When Abraham Lincoln met Harriet Beecher Stowe, he exclaimed, “So this is the little lady who made this big war!” While her novel, Uncle Tom’s Cabin, certainly played a critical role in bringing the abolit...

Church Relief Fund Update: Cebu City, Philippines

The picture above is of a few boys, John and Johnde, from our fellowship at CC U-Turn for Christ, Lalawigan. They belong to a family of seven from our fellowship of whom five are blind and their father has passed away. These young men were ...

Joanne Shetler: Women Worth Knowing

Joanne Shetler (1936-Present): Join us today as we explore the incredible ministry of Wycliffe Bible translator Joanne Shetler, who witnessed a powerful work of God’s Spirit among the unreached Balangao people of the Philippines. As Jo spen...

Christina Moir Forsyth: Women Worth Knowing

Christina Moir Forsyth (1844-1919): Erroneously called "The Loneliest Woman in Africa," Scottish missionary Christina Forsyth never felt alone with the Lord by her side as she served faithfully among the Mfengu people of South Africa for 30...

CGN Leadership Statement on Racism

Preamble In response to the historic, present, and ongoing discrimination against people of color in the United States of America (USA), which has been too often enabled and supported by professing followers of Jesus, the Calvary Global Ne...

Mildred Cable: Women Worth Knowing

Mildred Cable (1877-1952): Our episode today features the fascinating story of Mildred Cable, a missionary to China who, along with her friends Evangeline and Francesca French, became the first white women to cross the Gobi Desert and--more...

Episode 3: Creation Fest On Air

We are happy to announce that we will be partnering with Creation Fest UK with this year's Creation Fest On Air! These will be weekly, TV-style episodes premiering Monday evenings at 8 PM PT! Enjoy this summer of encouragement, fun and hope...

Susannah Spurgeon

Susannah Spurgeon (1832-1903): Charles Spurgeon, the “Prince of Preachers,” was one of the most significant Christian figures of the 19th century. Yet serving alongside this great man was a very special woman, his wife Susannah. Today we wi...

Episode 2: Creation Fest On Air

We are happy to announce that we will be partnering with Creation Fest UK with this year's Creation Fest On Air! These will be weekly, TV-style episodes premiering Monday evenings at 8 PM PT! Enjoy this summer of encouragement, fun and hope...

CGN Church Relief Fund Update: Calvary Chapel Logos

Although the impact of COVID-19 has continued to present a strain on churches assisting their communities, the CGN Church Relief Fund has been a source for the Calvary Global Network to aid pastors and churches in the network. We have given...

Priscilla Studd: Women Worth Knowing

Priscilla Studd (1864-1929): What is it like to be married to a radical pioneer missionary? And what do you do when that calling creates conflict? These were the questions that faced Priscilla Studd, wife of famed English cricketer-turned-m...

The Joy of Self-Forgetfulness

Tim Keller once said, "Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less." Self-forgetfulness is the key to living a happy life. In the book of Esther, we meet a very interesting character named Haman. He was an e...

Episode 1: Creation Fest On Air

We are happy to announce that we will be partnering with Creation Fest UK with this year's Creation Fest On Air! These will be weekly, TV-style episodes premiering Monday evenings at 8 PM PT! Enjoy this summer of encouragement, fun and hope...

Lettie Cowman: Women Worth Knowing

Lettie Cowman (1870-1960): Many of us are familiar with the popular devotional, Streams in the Desert. But do you know the story of the woman who compiled this beloved Christian classic? Join us today as we discover the remarkable story of ...