In disputable matters, it is not right for us as a Body to divide over such disagreements. We can discuss these and should discuss them. But to nurture bitterness over these things is not the way of Jesus. The Bible has much to say regarding the cultivation of Christian unity over disputable matters. We can lean on this wisdom to help us reflect the character of Christ to one another, even when we disagree on things. God will use the friction of our differences to fortify our unity–if we lean into the Spirit of His wisdom and not our understanding.Read more "Coronavirus, the Conscience, and the Unity of the Church"
In the midst of this ‘shelter in place’ season, here is a list of people I’m thankful for. This is not an exhaustive list, nor in order from most to least thankful. This is simply the Lord bringing Crosspointers to my mind and heart, who I am thanking Him for right now. Those Who […]Read more "I’m Thankful For…"
A guest blog post from Crosspoint’s Worship and Communications Intern, Chris Garcia… We are undoubtably experiencing a world-changing, lockdown-inducing, all-inclusive global catastrophe. As I write, over half of a million people in the United States are confirmed to be carrying a virus of which we still have no cure. The economic recession due to […]Read more "COVID-19 is Not THE Problem (and there is a crazy solution)"
I have five encouragements for us, as we continue to walk by faith in this season. Be prayerful We are a people dependent on the Spirit, and a people called to pray. Our God is present, faithful, powerful and at work. May we live out Hebrews 4:16 right now…Therefore, let us approach the throne […]Read more "Encouragements in the Midst of COVID-19"
That’s a blog post title, I didn’t anticipate using as 2020 began. In our area, and at the time of this blog post, we’re roughly 2 weeks into a whole lot of changes to what we might consider the normal rhythms of life. I don’t need to list those, because you’re living them already. But […]Read more "Marriage Counsel in the Midst of a Pandemic"
On March 22, we announced that Chris Garcia, a junior at Moody Bible Institute, was joining the Crosspoint staff on a part-time basis as our Worship and Communications Intern. You can watch that 3 minute announcement here. We are so excited for Chris to be a part of the Crosspoint family, as we seek to […]Read more "Get To Know: Chris Garcia"
On a weekly basis in our Sunday program, we share evidences of God’s grace and work in the life of Crosspoint and our community. Below, are the evidences (January-March 2020) collected into one post. May these lead us to an attitude of thankfulness to and worship of our God who is at work, not only […]Read more "Evidences Of God’s Grace: January-March 2020"