Welcome to Calvary United Methodist Church in Paris, TX!

Welcome to Calvary UMC!

We are a church with a heart for God and for God’s work in the world. 

Here you will find some of the most loving people you will ever meet.

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Service Times & Location

Service Times & Location

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Pastor's Blog

  • August 2, 2017: Tim’s reMarks

    The Life of Moses Sermon Series Sundays in August 10:00 a.m. During August, we will take a look at the first few chapters of Exodus as we reflect on the life of Moses. Exodus finds the Children of Israel struggling to understand their identity as people of God who are enslaved in Egypt. This family has lived in Egypt for more than 400 years, and having learned the ways of Pharaoh, they serve him. They are ill-equipped to free themselves from their bondage, [...] Read More »

  • June 27, 2017: Tim’s reMarks

    Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Sermon Series In worship during July we will be following the story of Joseph, the favorite son of Jacob. This story unfolds in Genesis 37 through 50. Jacob’s family is a case study in dysfunction. Jealousy, conflict, infidelity, backstabbing, violence, and dishonesty infect the family, and all this is seen in just the first two chapters! There is much to learn from the story of Joseph. It is a story of betrayal, waiting, restoration, vindication, [...] Read More »

  • June 1, 2017: Tim’s reMarks

    Pentecost This year, June begins with Pentecost Sunday, the birthday of the Church, when the Holy Spirit was poured out on believers gathered in Jerusalem like the rush of a violent wind, with divided tongues, as of fire appearing among them and resting on them. The image is what I have always associated with revival — a fresh outpouring of the Holy Spirit, an awakening and empowering for service to God. I frequently pray for an outpouring of the Holy Spirit on [...] Read More »


News & Events

  • Back-to-School Clothing Sale: August 5, 2017

    It’s Back-to-School Time! It is that time of year again! To see how you can help to make our Clothing Sale and School Supply Drive a success, please check out the events below. Back-to-School Clothing Sale Our annual Back-to-School clothing sale is Saturday, August 5, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Follow the parking lot east to the back of the building, then go in the single door. Every item costs just $0.25, so be sure to stop [...] Read More »

  • Communion Sundays: August 2017

    Communion Sundays Communion Sunday in August will be on August 6, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Donations will go to Meals on Wheels. Communion Offering Each month on Communion Sunday, people who wish, may leave a special offering at the communion rail. The offering donated helps fund special needs in the area. We collected $194 in the month of July, which was given to support King’s Daughters. Read More »

  • August 2017 Bulletin Board

    Mark your calendars for these upcoming events! August 2017 Events & Activities Sunshine Club Will not meet in August Chancel Choir Practice Wednesday, August 2, 2017 Practice resumes Finance Committee Meeting Wednesday, August 2, 2017 6:00 p.m. Joy Room Kidcare Summer Camp Monday through Friday, up to August 18, 2017 Vickers Building PREP for Back-to-School Clothing Sale July 31-August 4, 2017 Fellowship Hall Volunteers will be working as able from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday Back-to-School Clothing SALE Saturday, August 5, 2017 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Fellowship Hall Worship with Holy Communion Sunday, August 6, 2017 10:00 a.m. Sanctuary UMW General Meeting Monday, August 7, [...] Read More »


Micah 6:8

He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?