Thanksgiving Muffins and Cookies in Cafe
Today between morning services, muffins and cookies will be available for purchase at the Cafe. Come and enjoy a Pumpkin Spice Latte!
Sermon Title: Your Sins are Forgiven
Next Sunday: Matthew 9:18-26
New to CrossRoads?
Welcome to CrossRoads Church! It’s great to have you here. We’d love to meet you and give you some information to help get you connected. Visit us at the Connecting Point in the front foyer or text CrossRoads New to 393939. (Msg & data rates may apply) or click here.
Bottle Drive for Missions
Next Sunday, October 14, bring your bottles/cans to the CrossRoads Kids /Chapel Entrance. We will be providing a trailer to collect your bottles, cans, juice boxes and milk jugs and turning it into money that will impact missions around the world. Thanks for making a difference for the Kingdom!
GEMS Seniors Luncheon
Tuesday, October 9 at 12 noon. Featuring: the singing group, For the Son. $10 each.
Rwanda Update with Moses
Wednesday, October 10 at 6:30pm in the Worship Room. Come welcome Moses back to Canada! He will be giving a brief update on what God is up to in Rwanda, and will have a generous time of Q&A. Snacks provided.
(Focused On Christ. United as Singles) is hosting a FRIENDSGIVING meal on Saturday, October 13 in the Fireside Room at 6pm. Bring a friend or invite others to join you! Text Twilight at 780-228-8282 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm. $5 for the meal.
Bring your favourite dish for brunch. Wednesday, October 17 at 9am -11am in the chapel. Welcoming women of all ages and stages to an exciting new program. Meeting monthly to build spiritual friendships. Cost $5 /Latte $3.
Single Moms Fellowship
Friday, October 19, 6:00pm. Come and learn about resources for single moms. Dinner and childcare are provided. We will also have a free women’s clothing/shoe fair that evening. If you have women’s wear to donate, please bring it. If you don’t have anything to bring, don’t worry, you are very welcome to participate, there will be lots. Please register on the FaceBook page or text/call Mary Dias at 587-876-8302.
Junior High Fall Camp
“Greater Than, Less Than” Camp is an awesome place to grow closer to God and closer to one another. Be prepared for fun, food, and friendships. Register at www.CrossRoadsChurch.ca/ComingEvents. $105 Oct. 20-21, 2018 at Camp Silversides. Busing included. Questions? Email KarleenH@CrossRoadsChurch.ca.
Special Meeting of the Congregation
Please join us for a Special Meeting of the Congregation on Wednesday, October 24, at 7:00pm in the sanctuary. There will be opportunity for Q&A followed by a vote on the recommendations for Phase 4 as presented by the Church Board. Copies of the updated recommendations, FAQs and proposed drawings are available in the foyer. Your continued prayer support is greatly appreciated.
Meet and Greet // Pickles and Ice Cream
Monday, October 22 at 7:00pm in the Cruiser’s Room. Mom’s with babies on the way and mom’s that have had a baby in the previous year... come and enjoy adult company and an ice cream treat!
Saturday, October 27 Learn and Grow Together. This day will provide an opportunity for us to grow and learn together as a church body. This season’s Equip sessions are based on the 20 Conversations on Following Jesus booklet. Choose from a variety of seminars to help strengthen your faith, understanding, and ability to share Jesus with others. More info at www.CrossRoadsChurch.ca/Equip.
Saturday, October 27 9:00am - 12:30pm, Trestle Room. Join us to learn about CrossRoads and what it means to be a member of our community. Includes lunch. Space and childcare are limited. To register, email Michele at MicheleR@CrossRoadsChurch.ca.
56er Family Event
Saturday, Oct 27 at 5:30pm in the Youth Wing. This event is for 56ers and parents; no siblings please. $5 per family. Visit our K-6 page to register.
A night of worship and encouragement for women in the Youth Centre on Tuesday, October 30. The evening begins at 6:45pm with desserts and fellowship and will move into worship and testimonies as the evening progresses. No cost, no ticket required! Just come!
Daddy Daughter Date Night / Jesus is our Super Hero
Monday, November 5 at 6:30pm in the Chapel. Dads, come with your pre-k daughter and enjoy activities and a yummy snack. Register at www.CrossRoadsChurch.ca/ComingEvents.
Wednesday, November 7, 6:30pm. An exciting simulcast event hosted by Dr. Les and Leslie Parrott. It’s a 2.5 hour “date night” that consists of two rounds: 1) Why we fight with the person we love the most? 2) How to fight with the person we love the most?When you know how to fight a ‘good fight’, conflict becomes the price we pay for deeper intimacy. Fight Night ensures that every couple leaves the event with new tools to bring them closer together - tools they can use immediately. It’s humorous. Authentic. Practical. Relevant. And did we mention that it’s fun?!!! $10 each. Register at www.CrossRoadsChurch.ca/ComingEvents.
Sr. High Fall Retreat
Calling all Senior High Students! Join us at Camp Caroline for a great time of building community, and growing in faith. Register at www.CrossRoadsChurch.ca/ComingEvents Cost: $150 // Nov. 9-11, 2018 // Camp Caroline. Transportation not included. Questions? Email KarleenH@CrossRoadsChurch.ca.
CrossRoads Celebrate Recovery
A recovery program for any adult with any hurt, habit or hang up that they would like to address. Consider yourselves invited to join us in the Café - Friday nights beginning with dinner at 6:00pm or the main session in the Chapel at 7:00pm. Celebrate Recovery has had a positive effect on hundreds of people since bringing it to CrossRoads in January of 2009. Child care is available. Learn more at www.CrossRoadsChurch.ca/celebraterecovery.
You can check out our fall semester of open groups online now! View and register today at www.CrossRoadsChurch.ca/Groups.
We have an opening for a part-time Food Services Assistant who will work out of CrossRoads commercial kitchen. If you have a love for and experience in building recipes and building community, please see our website at www.CrossRoadsChurch.ca/employment for more details.
Giving is easy! Two clicks and you’re in!
Ever wonder how many options there are to give to the church?
1. Online through our website - you can use MasterCard or Visa.
2. Debit/credit card at the Connecting Point.
3. Automatic debit from your bank account.
4. Direct payment through your bank - just like paying a bill.
5. Numbered offering envelopes for cash or cheques.
For more information please go to www.CrossRoadsChurch.ca/Giving or contact Charlene Young at CharleneY@CrossRoadsChurch.ca.