It has been a few weeks… It has been several weeks… It has been months… It has been years… It has been awhile since I’ve been to church. If I walked in this next Sunday… I’d probably be judged for poor attendance. I’d probably be shamed for not having shown up for a while. I’d […]Read more "Walk Back In"
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"
I want to encourage us to come in on Sunday mornings at Crosspoint with an active, ready to engage approach. Below are 6 ideas of how we, as God’s people, can do that.Read more "Active Attendance"
So you’ve gathered together on a Sunday. You’ve engaged in fellowship, serving, worship, and the Scriptures. You’ve been encouraged and taught from the Word, and now you’re headed out the door. Now what?Read more "Approaching Sundays: After"
So, you’ve prepared to gather together with the Body of Christ on Sunday morning. You’ve spent time in the passage that will be preached on. You’ve spent time in prayer. You’ve prioritized the Sunday gathering in your schedule. And now it’s Sunday morning. Now what? Now that you’re gathered together with other believers, how should you approach that time together?Read more "Approaching Sundays: During"
Every Sunday, you and I have an opportunity to… Come early to simply sit in quiet reflection and pray before the service begins Lovingly greet another family member of Crosspoint Warmly welcome the person who is new to Crosspoint Introduce ourselves to someone in the room we don’t know Hear how someone is really doing […]Read more "Every Sunday"
Where have you been? We’ve missed you on Sunday mornings in the Crosspoint Living Room! Are you ok? Hebrews 10:24-25 24 And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, 25 not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day […]Read more "Hey Crosspointer, You Are Missed"
On Sunday, April 13, we are planning on a special morning together at Crosspoint, and we’d love for you to be a part of it. Prior to the service, from 9:00-9:30, we will be having a prayer walk. What is a prayer walk? It is an opportunity to pray at various stations and areas around […]Read more "Celebration and Prayer – Sunday, April 13"
On Sunday, February 9, we are moving back to one service at 10am. Here are some encouragements regarding the move. For the most part, these encouragements can be summed up with a Philippians 2 kind of attitude. Philippians 2:3-4: 3 Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, 4 not looking […]Read more "Going to One Service: “in humility value others above yourselves”"
“11 When the priests came forth from the holy place (for all the priests who were present had sanctified themselves, without regard to divisions), 12 and all the Levitical singers, Asaph, Heman, Jeduthun, and their sons and kinsmen, clothed in fine linen, with cymbals, harps and lyres, standing east of the altar, and with them one hundred and twenty priests blowing trumpets 13 in […]Read more "Wanted: Musicians Who Have a Heart to Bring God Glory"