PRACTICAL PANDEMIC LOVE!!
August 5th, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers, Here’s what I have come to believe: Living through a pandemic teaches us a lot about following Jesus! There are a number of ways to respond to the loss of life, the sickness, the ec...
July 29th, 2020
DEAR CHURCH FAMILY AND FRIENDS,Happy midweek greetings in the name of the Lord!From our weekend email we have half the spots filled for our live weekend worship in the quad area outside the gym.Here's...
July 22nd, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers,Here’s a prayer the Lord Jesus prayed for you:Now this is eternal life: that they know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent. - John 17:3 (NIV)Back in 1972, ...
July 16th, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers,A special thanks for all of you who filled out our CHURCH REOPENING SURVEY ONLINE. It is not too late! Please take a moment if you haven’t done so yet and let us know how you feel.Th...
IMPORTANT SURVEY! YOUR HELP IS NEEDED!
July 8th, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers,Happy midweek greetings in the name of the Lord.I hope all is well. Many thanks for those of you who watched last week’s worship service, which included an updated announcement regar...
A THING OF THE SOUL...
July 1st, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers,I bid you midweek greetings, and I trust it is well with your soul.Dr. Tim Laniak, an Old Testament professor at my seminary, Gordon-Conwell, interviewed a Bedouin shepherd in Jordan...
WHAT WE ARE LEARNING DURING LOCKDOWN
June 24th, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers,Midweek greetings! I’ve been thinking of some of things that have happened during the last three months and 16 days. That’s how long it has been since we had a live worship at Crossw...
KNOW JUSTICE, KNOW PEACE!
June 10th, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers,Leanna and I, with other family members, have participated in two different marches this past weekend to show our support for the Black Lives Matter movement, and to take a stand for...
THE 8:46 CHALLENGE
June 4th, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers,Grace to you and peace.Our society continues to crumble beneath the weight of injustice. Of course, the looting and rioting are not the answers. But the many peaceful protesters are ...
June 3rd, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers,We have received the unfortunate news that one of our SCS teachers has tested positive for COVID-19. Please hold this person in your prayers.As a result, to prioritize the safety on ...
CROSSWALK TO REOPEN LIVE SERVICES! WHEN??
May 27th, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers, As you’ve been following the news you know that the President has declared churches “essential” and that they should reopen as of last weekend. Governor Newsom has been less effusiv...
TWO HEROES FOR TODAY!
May 20th, 2020
Dear Crosswalkers, Navigating our way through the COVID-19 pandemic is important business. Having said that, I am weary of the intense focus on it. To paraphrase what our Lord said in another context,...