November 11, 2018 Weekend Announcements

November 11, 2018



This Sunday, Pastor Todd will continue his series, Unshakeable, on the book of 2 Peter looking at 2 Peter 3:8-13. Next Sunday, Pastor Ken will conclude the series on the book of 2 Peter looking at 2 Peter 3:14-18.

Ways to Give:  Interested in partnering with Crossroads through giving? You can give by check/cash during our services with a giving envelope, online, or via text by texting “lifeatcrossroads” to 77977. To start giving today, go to

Sermon Resources:  Pastor Todd preaches out of the English Standard Version (ESV). Sermon notes are available online at or blank sheets located in the lobby.


Women’s December Eve Dessert: November 30 - 7 pm

Christmas For Our Missionaries: November 11 – December 2

Surviving the Holidays by GriefShare: December 2 - 6:30 pm

Union Rescue Mission: December 7

Christmas Eve Eve Services: Dec. 23 - 9 am, 11 am, 2 pm & 4 pm

Gifts for Hope Gardens Youth: November 11 - December 3


Small Group Leader Interest Meeting:  Are you interested in exploring the possibility of becoming a small group leader? If so, we will be having an interest meeting on Sunday, November 18, at 9:30 am in The Adult Classrooms. Please email if you would like to join us!

The Porch:  Are you new to the church, or not currently in a small group? Do you desire to get to know more people at Crossroads? Come to The Porch to relationally connect with others and to be encouraged as we look at the Gospel of John. This group is led by Steve and Mindy Howard and meets at 11 am on Sunday mornings in Adult Classroom A. You can sign up online at

Surviving the Holidays:  Surviving the Holidays by GriefShare Ministry hosted by Crossroads Community Church is a one-time event for those who are grieving a lost of a loved one. You will be welcomed by warm and caring people who understand what you are going through and who want to help. Join us for an evening of encouragement on Sunday, December 2, from 6:30 to 9 pm. Sign up online at for this free event or visit Registration Central in our lobby. Please email us at for any questions.


The Pursuit Conference:  Join us January 25 & 26 at Crossroads Community Church for the Pursuit Conference featuring our guest speaker, Elyse Fitzpatrick. We are excited to hear from Elyse, who has authored 23 books on daily living and the Christian life. Mandie Pinto-Czarnecki, a local worship artist, will be back again this year to lead us in worship throughout the conference.

The $75 conference fee includes dessert Friday night, a light breakfast Saturday morning, a catered lunch on Saturday, and snacks throughout. Come to be encouraged, equipped, and refreshed! Sign up now at or our Registration Cart in the lobby.

Women's December Eve Dessert:  Women! Join us for a December Eve Dessert, Friday, November 30 from 7 to 9 pm. We will have a time of fellowship, a Christmas panel (sharing traditions), a time of preparing our hearts for Christmas, along with a craft, and of course a Christmas dessert. The cost is $10 per person. Invite your family and friends to join you! You can sign up online at or at the Registration Cart in the lobby.


Go Spotlight:  Our October Go Partner spotlight is Fingers of God, a Crossroads ministry led by Daniele Kosanke, that have a heart for those in assisted living. The ministry goes weekly to Summerhill Villa and visit the elderly there, to read the Bible, share stories, sing songs, play games and love them. They have expanded to go to two other assisted living homes. They always looking for more people will join, so if you are interested in serving in this ministry, please email

Hope Gardens Christmas Gifts:  Your family can provide Christmas gifts for the junior high and high school children at Hope Gardens this Christmas season! Hope Gardens, located in Sylmar, CA, is the women's and children's branch of the Union Rescue Mission and provides housing and a haven for those experiencing homelessness. Sign up to shop for a $20-$25 gift for a boy or girl by visiting the table in our lobby or by signing up online at Email for more info.

ELEVATE MINISTRY - Jr. High and High School

Elevate Winter Camp - Sign ups start THIS MORNING!:  Jr. High and Sr. High students! Winter Camp sign ups start THIS MORNING at 9:30 a.m. in the Elevate Student Center. Jr. High Winter Camp is Jan. 25-27, 2019 and Sr. High is Feb. 22-24; cost is $335. Scholarships are available.

NEXGEN MINISTRY - Birth to Sixth Grade

UP Youth Group - Last Up until spring!: UP youth group is open to all kids 4 years old through 6th grade. We meet from 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. for 10 weeks on Tuesday nights until November 13. You do not need to sign up, just show up.

NexGen Chuck E. Cheese Family Party/Fundraiser: Please join us for a NexGen family event at Chuck E. Cheese on Friday, November 16, anytime from 3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (Pastor Ken there 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.). Please mention NexGen/Crossroads when making purchases. Only purchases at the register, including tokens, will benefit NexGen. This is a family event, not a drop off event. We look forward to seeing you there.



  • Premarital Class | 8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. | Adult Classroom C

  • The Porch | 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. | Adult Classroom A

  • College Ministry |  6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | The Loft


  • Crossroads Institute | 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | Adult Classroom A

  • Conquer Study | 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | Adult Classroom C


  • Biblical Womanhood | 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Adult Classroom A

  • Biblical Manhood | 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Adult Classroom C

  • Foundations for Discipleship | 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Prayer Room

  • UP | 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Kids Classrooms

  • Elevate Jr. High Ministry | 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. | Student Center


  • Momsense | 9 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. | Kids Classrooms

  • Discerning the Voice of God Study | 9:30  a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Adult Classroom A

  • James Study | 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Adult Classroom C

  • Caring Hearts Widow’s Ministry | 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Offisite Home Small Group

  • Elevate Sr. High Ministry | 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. | Student Center


  • ReEngage Marriage Class | 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. | Student Center

  • Conquer Study | 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | Adult Classroom C