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SEDER MEAL
April 16 – 6:30 pm

Screen Shot 2014-01-02 at 3.58.14 PMLooking to connect more deeply this Easter season with Jesus’ journey to the cross? Consider celebrating the Seder Meal over Passover with your CROSSROADS CHURCH family! The holiday of Passover is a historical and religious commemoration of the plight and freedom of the Jewish people during the time of Moses. The traditional meal held at this time, the Seder, is abundant with food symbolism and retelling of the Jewish passage from slavery in Egypt to Freedom in the wilderness. Click the sign up button above to get started!

WHERE: In small groups (various homes) or at LKV Campus/IGH Campus.
WHO: All ages are welcome!
WHEN: April 16 at 6:30pm
COST: $5 per individual or $10 per family

Contact dmarzahn@crossroadschurch.org with questions or for information.

GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE
April 18 – 7:00 pm

We will be gathering together as a CROSSROADS community on Good Friday at the historic chapel at the Inver Grove Heights campus to relive the final hours of Jesus’ life. We will spend time together reflecting on Jesus’ death, worshipping, reading Scripture, and hearing an inspiring message from Pastor Paul. Take advantage of this opportunity to meditate more on Jesus’ own time spent carrying the cross! Carpooling is available upon request. Please contact the church office (952-469-PRAY) for more information.

WHO: All people!

WHEN: April 18, 7:00 pm

WHERE: Historic Chapel at the Inver Grove Heights Campus

COST: Free

FOCUSED LIVING RETREAT
May 16-17

Screen Shot 2014-01-02 at 3.58.14 PMThe Focused Living Retreat is a day long retreat designed to help you clarify the call that God has placed on your life. Focused Living has the power to ignite a new hope and greater courage in the lives of committed and passionate Christians, by helping them to clarify their purpose, vision, and core values.

After completing the Focused Living process, participants use their personal calling statement as a compass and life direction tool. Clarifying ones calling helps individuals be better equipped to decide their next steps and to begin to live a more focused and intentional life.

SIGN UP BY: May 11

WHERE: Inver Grove Heights Campus

WHO: 9th grade students through adult

WHEN: May 16, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
May 17, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

COST: $25.00

Contact lrand@crossroadschurch.org with questions.

END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR PARTY!
May 23
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Screen Shot 2014-01-02 at 3.58.14 PMWe are having a Family Fun Night to celebrate the end of the school year! We will have plenty of fun games, family activities, maybe even a movie! If it is warm enough, we will have some fun grilling and picnicing outside. After the families leave, the youth will stay for a lock in. We will watch movies, eat junk food, play some fun games, and even have some time for devotions together! Sign up to join us today!

WHERE: Lakeville Campus

WHO: Children, Youth, Adults, and Families

WHEN: May 23 from 6-9p. Lock In for youth to follow will end at 10a on May 24.

COST: $10 per family

Contact bcanny@crossroadschurch.org with questions.

RED ROCK CAMP
June 15-21

Screen Shot 2014-01-02 at 3.58.14 PMRed Rock Camp is an inter-generational family camp that is supported by the United Methodist Conference. Red Rock has programming for Children, Youth, and Adults. They even have a great program for Young Adults! Come and enjoy a week with your family, friends, and (most of all) focusing totally on God. Experience incredible worship, great programs for all ages, and a sense of the Community of God!

WHERE: Koronis Ministries – Paynesville, MN

WHO: Anyone!

WHEN: June 15 – 21

COST: Varies by age. Information and registration available at [Camp Minnesota].

Contact bcanny@crossroadschurch.org with questions.

STORM CAMP
July 27-August 2

Screen Shot 2014-01-02 at 3.58.14 PMSTORM Camp is an acronym for Service to Others in Rural Minnesota. This camp is a chance for us to serve the people right around us and help those who are in need. This year, we have the chance to attend a camp in Faribault, MN. This camp is for students in grades 7-12. We have an awesome opportunity to be the hands and feet of Jesus. Will you join us?

WHERE: Faribault, MN

WHO: Students in grades 7-12

WHEN: July 27 – August 2

COST: $250 per student

Contact derekwassell@gmail.com with questions.

SMALL GROUPS
Today!

Screen Shot 2014-01-02 at 3.58.14 PMAt CROSSROADS, creating healthy Small Groups IS one of our core values. We believe that Small Groups aren’t just a part of the church, they ARE the church. Please look below at the calendar for a small group that fits for you. Sign up for a small group today!

WHERE: Various locations

WHO: All people!
WHEN: Various times
COST: TBD

Contact lrand@crossroadschurch.org with questions.

FREE GROCERY GIVEAWAY
1st Saturday of the Month
(Excluding July 2014)

At CROSSROADS, we believe that ministering to our community is a huge part of our role in the southern Twin Cities Metro Area. On the first Saturday of the month, we will be giving away free groceries to those in need. Numbers will be handed out a half hour in advance. We will then draw numbers in random order rather than a first come, first served basis. Please bring a valid form of ID and your own boxes/bags to carry food.

WHO: All those in need.

WHEN: First Saturday of every month

WHERE: Lakeville Campus at 11:00 am
Inver Grove Campus at 3:00 pm

COST: Free!

REGISTRATION: Not necessary!

Contact lrand@crossroadschurch.org with questions.

OUTREACH FUNDRAISER
Ongoing

The Outreach Ministry at CROSSROADS strives to reach into the community and have a positive and lasting impact. Our Community Care Fund provides for people who are in financial need on consistent or spontaneous moments. The Outreach Ministry is partnered with Kwik Trip, every time you buy a gas card, CROSSROADS Church Outreach ministry receives 10%.

WHERE: Church Lobby on Sunday mornings
WHO: All people!
WHEN: Sunday Mornings
COST: TBD

Contact lrand@crossroadschurch.org with questions.