July 1, 2018
This Sunday, Pastor Darryl DelHousaye will conclude his series on Joy. Today’s message is entitled “Joy in Humility” from Philippians 2:1-11. Next Sunday, Pastor Todd will launch a new series on the book of Jonah. Next Sunday’s sermon is entitled “Disobedience” based on Jonah 1:1-9.
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 www.lifeatcrossroads.info.
CampREV Summer Camp Registration: CampREV is a Christian motocross camp taking place July 30 - August 1 at Glen Helen Raceway in San Bernardino. It is an opportunity for kids and adults to learn to ride from Christian professionals. CampRev is designed to provide riders with a firm spiritual, physical, and technical foundation. For more information, go to www.camprev.com/so-cal-summer.
Welcome New Family Members: It is with great excitement that the Crossroads Elders welcome the following new members into our church family.
Leigh Ann Stiglich
Women’s Summer Nights: Women of Crossroads, please join us this summer as we come together - one special night each month - to spend time in worship and teaching, as well as dessert and community with other women. Put these dates on your calendar: July 20, and August 24 from 7-9 pm. The cost is $5 per night. You can sign up in the lobby, or online at www.lifeatcrossroads.info.
Cherish Marriage Conference: We are excited to present the Cherish Marriage Conference for all who wish to enrich their marriage in fresh ways, regardless of how long you have been together. Come join bestselling author and international speaker, Gary Thomas, as he teaches on his newest book on marriage, Cherish.
The conference will be Friday night and Saturday, September 7-8 and run from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm on Friday, and from 8:30 am to 12:45 pm on Saturday. Limited childcare will be provided and will be first come first serve. Save the date to sign up soon for the limited time price of $99 per couple! Starting August 1, the price will be $115 per couple. Sign up at www.cherishmarriage.info or at the registration cart in the lobby.
Go Spotlight: This month, our Go Partner Spotlight is Comfort Critters, a ministry started by Crossroads members, Randy and Johanna Degroot. Comfort Critters provides new stuffed animals to children in the Emergency Room Department at Henry Mayo Hospital. These critters are used by the hospital to help take away the fear that can come from a visit to the Emergency Room. We will be holding sales to purchase stuffed animals on Sunday, July 15 and Sunday, July 22 in our lobby!
Our college ministry (Oxford Fellowship) meets Sunday nights from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the church loft. Please follow Oxford Fellowship on Instagram at @oxfordfellowship to see all updates regarding our meeting times and locations.
ELEVATE MINISTRY - Jr. High and High School
Elevate Surf Club: Third Saturday in July, $5 – Surf Club is for students who can surf or who want to learn. We meet outside the church office at 8:00 a.m. We check the surf report, and then head out to the beach with the gnarliest waves! You need to bring $5, a wetsuit, a board, and money for food. If you don’t have a board, we have a few to lend. Surf Club usually returns around 6:30 p.m. Hey parents, we need drivers if you want to join us!
Elevate Summer 2018: Elevate is outside! This is a great opportunity to invite new friends to your student ministry, so take advantage of it. We have swimming, snacks, a message and worship, so come out and don’t forget your Bible, a modest one-piece swimsuit and a towel. Host Homes for Jr. High - Tuesdays at the Thayer Home located at 23034 Birch Glen Circle, Valencia. Sr. High - Wednesdays at the Plew Home located at 25105 High Spring Ave., Newhall.
NEXGEN MINISTRY - Birth to 6th Grade
VBS: Join us for a fun-filled week of connecting with God’s word through the story of Daniel. Kids entering 1st grade through entering 7th grade are invited to Vacation Bible School. VBS runs 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. from July 9-13. The cost is $12 per child and you can register through Sunday, July 1st at www.lifeatcrossroads.info. After June 25th, the cost will be $17 per child.
VBS Volunteers: Please help us lead children in a fun-filled week of connecting with God’s word through the story of Daniel. We need volunteers in a variety of areas. To sign up to volunteer go to www.lifeatcrossroads.info and click on VBS volunteer sign-ups to choose which area you would like to serve in.
Vacation Bible School Volunteer Meeting: All VBS volunteers please join us for a meeting on Sunday, July 8, at 6:00 pm to discuss the details of VBS.
NexGen Angeles Crest Christian Summer Camp: August 3-5. Open to incoming 4th through incoming 6th graders. Cost is $200. Sign up through July 22 at www.lifeatcrossroads.info. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WEEKDAYS AT CROSSROADS
College Ministry | 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | The Loft
- Conquer Study | 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. | Adult Classroom C
Following Jesus Class | 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Adult Classroom C
Elevate Jr. High Ministry | 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. | 23034 Birch Glen Circle, Valencia
Following Jesus Class | 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. | Adult Classroom C
Elevate Sr. High Ministry | 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. | 25105 High Spring Ave., Newhall
- Caring Hearts | 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. | Home Small Group