August 21, 2016
Parenting Conference: We are excited to kick off Whole-Life Discipleship this year with an emphasis on parenting! Join us, from August 26 to 27, for our first-ever parenting conference, led by guest speaker John Rosemond. John is a family psychologist, nationally syndicated columnist, author, parent, and grandparent. He will be teaching on "Parenting with Love and Leadership" from tots to teens. Limited childcare is available. Sign up today at the registration cart or online at www.lifeatcrossroads.org/signup! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions.
This Sunday at Crossroads: This Sunday, Pastor Todd Smith starts a brand new series called “Vision & Values” to better understand the mission of Crossroads. Pastor Todd will be continue this new series for the next two weeks.
Prayer For Active Duty Service Members: Can we pray for your service member? To honor our active service men and women and remind us to pray for them and their families while they are in harm's way, Crossroads is launching a Military Prayer Reminder in the lobby, where we will post their pictures and where they are actively serving. If you have a family member serving on active duty who could use our community's prayer support, please contact Stark Howell at email@example.com.
Life at Crossroads 101: Our 101 event allows you to meet the staff and elders and gain an appreciation of our history and our hope for the future. Join us on Sunday, September 11th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. You can register yourself and your family by visiting www.lifeatcrossroads.org/signup.
Crossroads Holy Land Trip: Join Pastor Todd and Stacey for this unforgettable Israel tour. One all-inclusive price will allow you to walk where Jesus walked, see firsthand the Sea of Galilee, the Jordan river, old Jerusalem, Masada, the Dead Sea, and so much more. Visiting Israel is a trip of a lifetime, so consider joining us on November 1-10, 2017. For information and registration, visit www.lifeatcrossroads.org/israel.
Our Go Partner Spotlight of the month is on CRU at UCLA. John and Ramie Book serve as the leaders of the CRU Ministry at UCLA. Their mission is to share Christ with the students of UCLA. Their team is also very intentional in making disciples, helping students lead Bible Study groups all around the UCLA area. Whether on the campus, in the dorm, or housing out in town, the Books are fulfilling the Great Commission by making disciples of the students of UCLA.
Women's Fall Retreat: Sign up now for this year's women's retreat! We'll be getting away to the Palm Gardens Hotel in Thousand Oaks on October 21-23. You will be blessed by time away, fellowship, worship, and an uplifting message by our guest speaker, Debbie Alsdorf! Stop by Registration Central right after the service or visit www.lifeatcrossroads.org/signup to register!
Crossroads Community Church Medical and Liability Release Form: Elevate parents, your child should have a CCC Medical and Liability Release form on file in order to participate in any Elevate off-site activities. This form must be renewed each calendar year. If you have not yet submitted a form for 2016, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, or fill out the form at www.lifeatcrossroads.org/medform.
STEP TOGETHER UPDATE
Partner with us as we prepare for the future home of Crossroads, located at 25300 Rye Canyon. Donations can be made electronically by visiting www.lifeatcrossroads.org/giveonline or by check payable to "Step Together" in the offering stands on Sunday. We appreciate the sacrificial generosity of our church family. The weekly total, as of 8/12/16, was $7432.50. The total YTD, as of 8/12/16, is $1,220,337.57.
WEEKDAYS AT CROSSROADS
- Biblical Womanhood Group Study | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | Main Campus – Starts September 13; signups begin August 21
- Up: 4th to 6th Grade Ministry | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | West Campus - Starts September 13
- Elevate Jr. High Ministry | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | No Elevate Junior High the week of August 2 due to Summer Camp
- Men's Fraternity Group Study | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | South Campus - Starts September 13; signups begin August 21
- Women of the Word Bible Study | 9:30 to 11:15 a.m. | Main Campus - Starts September 14; signups begin August 21
- Iron Man Bible Study | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | South Campus - Starts • September 14; signups begin August 21
- Women of the Word Bible Study | 7:00 to 8:45 p.m. | Main Campus - Starts September 14; signups begin August 21
- Elevate Sr. High Ministry | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | No Elevate Junior High the week of August 3 due to Summer Camp
• Young Adult Ministry | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. | 22131 Placerita Canyon Rd., 91321