October 13, 2019



This Sunday, Pastor Todd Smith continues his series entitled Origins. Next Sunday, Pastor Todd Smith continues the series.

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

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.mychurch.life.

Ministry Registration:  You can register for any classes, events or small groups online at www.mychurch.life or at the registration cart in the lobby.


Life at Crossroads Class:  All classes meet on Sundays in the Student Center. 

LAC 201 Live As Family -  4-week class ends today | 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Introduces key concepts and our church values in helping each other follow Jesus. This class also begins the Small Group experience for all.  


LAC 301 Join Our Family - October 20 | 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

It is our 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 may have regarding our church, structure, vision and organization. Lunch and childcare is provided.

Baptism Class:  If you are a Christ Follower that has not been baptized, you have an opportunity to do so on October 27th. We encourage you to attend the Baptism Class today, October 13, during the 11am service in the Adult Classroom. This class will help the process of baptism to go smoothly. 

Parent Dedication:  When dedicating your baby, you celebrate a commitment to raise your child in the ways of the Lord. Our baby dedication service is coming up on October 20th during all three services. 


Premarital Class:  If you are engaged or looking toward engagement, consider joining our Premarital Class, led by Paul and Dani Collins. The class focuses on understanding God’s design for marriage and includes time of teaching and small group interaction. This nine-week class begins today, October 13, in Adult Classroom A. Sign up today!

Driven:  A Community for Graduates and Professionals walking together in their pursuit of Christ. Join us this Friday, October 18, at 7:00 p.m. for an evening of laughs and connection as we welcome comedian Robert G. Lee. The evening will also include coffee from The Roast Truck, fire-pits, and s'mores. The cost is $15.


Go Saturday Serving:  Join us for our second annual Go Saturday serving event! On Saturday, November 9, we will be going as a church body to serve at Hope Gardens in Sylmar! Hope Gardens is the women's and children's branch of the Union Rescue Missions, and is a housing facility for those experiencing homelessness. We will be putting on a carnival with games for the moms and kids, as well as serving lunch, and having a special worship and teaching service. We will also be doing a work service project. Join us to help with the carnival or service project from 9 am-2 pm! Please attend our Interest Meeting on Sunday, October 20, at 11 am in Adult Classroom C if you are interested! Register online today.

Go Spotlight:  Elijah and Alli Kellogg are working in Southeast Asia among a vastly unreached people group called the Shan-Tai. Elijah and Alli will be living among the Shan, working with primarily college students, but also others in their city share the gospel and plant house-based churches within the Shan culture and language. They are in the process of beginning a coffee house that will be used for English learning and gospel opportunities. Please email go@lifeatcrossroads.org if you would like to get email updates from them.

ELEVATE  MINISTRY - Jr. High and Sr. High School

Elevate Alaska Mission Trip:  Elevate is headed back to Alaska in 2020. We will partner with GraceWorks ministries to provide VBS type park parties to inner city children and youth. Jr. and Sr. High School students are welcome to sign up for this trip at any Elevate Ministry event. Trip dates: June 7-13, 2020 and the cost is $1700.00. Note: we will be fundraising for the cost. For more information or to receive the sign up packet contact students@lifeatcrossroads.org.

Elevate Grade Hangs:  Reminder! Next Sunday, October 20, is the Elevate Grade Hangs. Join your class as we go out, have fun and fellowship together! Each grade has their own time and activity. For more information or details contact students@lifeatcrossroads.org.

Elevate Winter Camp:  Sign ups for Elevate Winter Camp begins on Sunday, October 27th at the registration cart in the lobby. Jr. High Winter Camp is Jan. 24-26, 2020, Sr. High Winter Camp is Feb. 21-23, 2020, both camps are going to Hume Lake Christian Camps and the cost is $355. A $150 deposit in cash or check is required at time of sign up. For more information contact students@lifeatcrossroads.org.

NEXGEN  MINISTRY - Birth to Sixth Grade

UP Kid's Program:  We meet from 7:00-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday nights from September 17 - November 19. UP kid's program includes Bible lessons, worship, and fun games and is open to all kids 4 years old through 6th grade.



9:30 AM Help and Hope for Single Parents

9:30 AM Principles of Prayer Seminar (October 6-28)

11:00 AM Financial Peace University

11:00 AM Life at Crossroads 201

6:00 PM Oxford Fellowship College Ministry


6:00 PM Conquer - Men's Purity Study

6:30 PM Crossroads Institute

7:00 PM GriefShare


7:00 PM Biblical Womanhood - Good News for Weary Women

7:00 PM Foundation's of Discipleship - Women's Study

7:00 PM Biblical Manhood - Winning at Work and Home

7:00 PM Elevate Jr. High Ministry


9:00 AM Momsense

9:30 AM God of Covenant - Women's Study

7:00 PM God of Covenant - Women's Study

7:00 PM Genesis 12-50: Faithfully Following God's Call - Men's Study

7:00 PM Elevate Sr. High Ministry


7:00 PM ReEngage Marriage Ministry


7:00 PM Driven: Graduates and Professionals