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Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting

Once each year, members of Calvary Church gather for an annual business meeting to elect members of the Board of Elders and to approve the budget for the coming year. 

This year's meeting will be held during in-person services at all campuses the weekend of December 4-5. 

Results of voting will be posted on this webpage within a few days of the Annual Meeting.

Below you will find:

    • A more detailed description of the proposed 2022 budget.
    • Pictures and a brief bio for the two Elder candidates on this year's ballot.
    • Information about how to become a Calvary member.

Post-Meeting Results

The 2021 Annual Meeting (outlined on the left) was held at all campuses during the weekend of December 4-5, 2021. The vote on the budget and on prospective elders Chris Ake and Mark Hollingshead was held as noted. The 2022 budget and the elder candidates were approved by the Calvary members.

2022 Budget Information

Elder Candidates

Chris Ake

Chris is a commercial landscape designer and estimator in St. Louis. He serves in a number of ministries at Calvary including small group leader in the children’s ministry K-1 class, facilitating DivorceCare, leading a small group, and mission trips. Chris has a passion for discipleship, teaching, and serving. Chris is married to his wife, Heather, and has a 10-year-old daughter named Brooklyn.


Mark Hollingshead

Mark and his wife Donna became members of Calvary in 1983, and were joined by sons Luke, John, and Tim as they came along. They have been involved at the St. Charles campus since its beginning in 2007. Mark has served in a number of ministries as he has grown and matured with the church over those years and feels most rewarded by the opportunities that come with helping to meet the practical needs of others. Mark is a retired civil engineer/biologist who spent the bulk of his career employed in the software industry.

Steps to Becoming a Member of Calvary Church

Core Classes
The first step to becoming a member is to complete Calvary's Core Classes: Discover, Grow, Serve, and Commit. We make it easy to take the classes in a variety of formats--even online. Learn more

Meet with an Elder
After completing the Core Classes, potential members will meet with a member of Calvary's Elder Board.