September 23, 2018 Weekend Announcements

September 23, 2018



This Sunday, Pastor Todd will continue his series, Unshakeable, on the book of 2 Peter looking at 2 Peter 1:12-15. Next Sunday, Pastor Todd will continue his series, Unshakable, in 2 Peter 1:16-19.

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


Church Membership: Join us for Life at Crossroads 301 on October 21  from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. in the Student Center. We  hope that those who have been part of our church for a season will decide to formally become part of our church family. This Sunday class will give you more details about what we believe and will allow you to ask any questions you might have regarding our church, structure, vision, and organization. Sign up in the lobby or go to

Parent Dedication:  Join us on Sunday, October 21, for Parent Dedication during all three services. We believe that Parent Dedication is celebrating a commitment to raise your child in the ways of the Lord. It is also an agreement to joining a community of believers who help you and hold you accountable. To join Parent Dedication, sign up at the Registration cart or For questions, email

Believer’s Baptism:  Have you committed your life to Christ but never taken the step of baptism? We want to invite you to join us during all three morning services on Sunday, October 28, for the Believer's Baptism. Everyone over 18 who desires to be baptized must attend the Baptism Class on Sunday, June 3 at 11:00 a.m. Sign up today at the Registration cart or Details will be emailed to participants after they have registered. Anyone under the age of 17 must meet with a pastor prior to baptism. They will be contacted by a pastor after they have registered. For any questions, please email


ReEngage:  ReEngage is a marriage enhancement and restoration course that seeks to: revive a marriage that has gone “cold”, restore a broken marriage relationship, replace damaging words and behaviors with relationally healthy ones, and replenish marriages with a new spirit of God’s design for couples in a way that is sustainable and benefits our children, family, friends, co-workers, and community. This ministry takes place in a large and small group setting. Your marriage will benefit from this study and experience! This is a 17- week course hosted by Jeff and Denise Tritt, beginning Thursday, September 20. Sign up today in the lobby or at Sign up today in the lobby or at

Small Groups: Have you been through 201 but have not yet been connected in a small group? Are you new to the church and wanting to join a small group?  You can now sign up and to join a small group online! Go to to view all our open small groups. If you have any questions, please email

Man Up Dinner:  Men, join us on Saturday, October 20, from 5:00 to 7:30 pm for our annual Man Up Dinner! We are excited to host guest speaker, Harry Walls. Harry is the campus pastor at The Master’s University and an elder and pastor at Grace Community Church. Come, be encouraged, meet other men of our church, and enjoy a dinner of BBQ chicken and brisket! Sign up today at or at the Registration cart in our lobby!


Go Weekend:  We are excited to announce an upcoming event called Go Weekend on October 13 and 14! On Saturday, October 13, a team from Crossroads will go and serve at The Children's Hunger Fund from 2-4 pm in Sylmar. We will be wrapping Christmas gifts for children in need. If you are interested, please sign up at On Sunday, October 14, we will have a ministry fair outside on our patio! This year we will focus on ministries that aid children in areas of trafficking, adoption, fostering, and supporting in many other ways, both locally and globally. We hope you will join us for this opportunity. Please email with any questions.

Go Spotlight:  This month, we would like to highlight Elijah and Alli Kellogg, who are working in Southeast Asia with OMF/Global Grace Missionaries.  They will be working among a vastly unreached people group called the Shan-Tai. There are nearly seven million Shan people in existence today, with less than 1% reached for the gospel of Jesus Christ. Elijah and Alli desire to make disciples of Jesus and plant house-based churches within the Shan culture.

Walk For Life:  This year, Crossroads is excited to host the Santa Clarita Valley Pregnancy Center Walk for Life! The walk will start here, at Crossroads on Saturday, September 29, at 9 AM, with registration opening at 8 AM. Please consider joining us and our city's community of believers supporting and protecting the sanctity of human life. You can register to walk as an individual, family, or team, or donate at or visit the table in our lobby. Email for any questions or more details!

ELEVATE MINISTRY - Jr. High and High School

Elevate NextLevel Retreat: Seniors and 8th graders are welcome to join us for the annual Next Level Retreat the last weekend of September!  This is a purposeful retreat for our students who are moving up to the next level soon and need encouragement for their faith for this next stage of life.  We will be partnering with Stand to Reason ( by studying applied apologetics at their Rethink Conference at Calvary Costa Mesa. Email for more information.

Elevate Book Club: Starting September 16 and running every Sunday at 9:30am after, Elevate will host a book club in the Student Center. Elevate Book Club is free, you just need to get the book, and there are no sign ups, just meet us in the Elevate Student Center at 9:30am. The first book we will read together will be Strobel’s Case for Christ.  We may have a few for sale, but you can order it online through Amazon.

NEXGEN MINISTRY - Birth to Sixth Grade

UP Youth Group: UP youth group is open to all kids 4 years old through 6th grade. We meet from 7:00-8:30 for 10 weeks on Tuesday nights, September 11 - November 13. You do not need to sign up, just show up.



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

  • The Art of Marriage  | 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. | Adult Classroom A

  • 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

  • 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

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