When Heather and I celebrated 20 years of marriage, we put together 20 lessons that we had learned so far in the first 20 years (original post here). As we celebrate 25 years here in 2021, we’ve added 5 more. Here are the new 5, and then followed by the 20 others, all of which […]Read more "25 Lessons Learned in the First 25 Years"
Get to know who the Crosspoint elders are. What are 1 or 2 things the Lord has been teaching you in lately? This last year has no doubt exposed areas in my life that need attention and growth. A couple of those areas, is the control I think I may have had in my life […]Read more "Get To Know Your Elders: Ben Martin"
Get to know who the Crosspoint elders are. What are 1 or 2 things the Lord has been teaching you in lately? As you can imagine, this past year of dealing with the effects of COVID have taught me the most. The positives: The shutdowns and closures have reminded me of what’s important. Brenda and […]Read more "Get to Know Your Elders: Mike Troth"
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 2021) 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 2021"
Sunday, March 15, 2020. We encouraged and asked you to join us online rather than in-person. The amount of emails I sent that week to our church family was so absurd, I had to begin putting a timestamp in the subject line. The revisions to those emails, from Monday to Saturday of that week were […]Read more "You Joined Us"
The pastoral prayer from Crosspoint’s Sunday service on January 17, 2021.Read more "You Are More Than Able"
As we reflect on the past year, and consider the new year that is upon us, here are 21 prayers I have for God’s people in the year ahead.Read more "21 Prayers for 2021"
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 (October-December 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: October-December 2020"
Earlier in 2020, we began having a formal pastoral prayer time in our Sunday services. I’ve greatly appreciated this addition to the service for a variety of reasons, including being led in prayer by one of our shepherds and hearing their heart for the Lord and the church who they care for and love. Below […]Read more "Teach Us To Love As You Love"
We recently finished up our fall 2020 class, ‘How to Grow’. We had 18 Crosspointers go through it, as we read through and discussed How to Grow by Darryl Dash. We had singles and couples; teenagers and retirees and everywhere in between. We had people join in-person and online. And we hope to offer this […]Read more "Testimonies from ‘How to Grow’ Class"