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Calvary Baptist Church of Jamaica (Queens), New York, Inc. was organized in 1929. During its history, it has been served by ten pastors; most notable among them is the late, Rev. Dr. Walter Stockholm Pinn. During Dr. Pinn’s leadership, the present 30,000 square feet, 1,500-seat facility was erected and the membership grew to more than 3,000. Dr. Pinn founded the Calvary Credit Union which held assets exceeding two million dollars. During its existence, the Calvary Credit Union was the largest church-owned institution of its kind in New York State.
The Mission of Calvary Baptist Church is to reach out in love to ALL people:
By Worshiping God in spirit and truth,
By Sharing the Good News that Jesus Christ Changes lives,
By Teaching and applying God’s Word,
By Building relationships of support and love and
By Transforming our community and the world-at-large through service and ministry.