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Preparing to Gather - 9.8.13

September 5, 2013 by: Zach Simons | 0 Comments

We celebrate a unique event this coming Sunday. During both services this week (Sept. 8th) we will be hosting a “Vision Sunday” - a time to reflect on God’s goodness and faithfulness, to celebrate our salvation and the present joy and rest we have ... Keep Reading

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Memory Verses and New Songs for KIDS!

September 5, 2013 by: Aly Simons | 0 Comments

The memory verse calendars for this fall are now posted on the city! Check them out here: MEMORY VERSE CALENDARS The new songs for this fall are also posted on CrossPointeWP's website! Check them out here: FALL CROSSPOINTE KIDS SONGS... Keep Reading

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Preparing to Gather - 9.1.13

August 28, 2013 by: Zach Simons | 0 Comments

It’s common at CrossPointe to speak of worship as “beginning with God.” That can be an ambiguous statement at first, but all we mean by this is that our worship of him is not generated from within ourselves. When we worship God, it is because he ha... Keep Reading

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As Christians one of the most precious gifts we have received is the invitation to worship the Lord. Have you ever considered how incredible this is? Because of Jesus, God welcomes us to gaze upon his glory and splendor and to respond with worship. This is amazing. ... Keep Reading

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Preparing to Gather - 8.18.13

August 14, 2013 by: Zach Simons | 0 Comments

This Sunday we will be singing a new song together named “Man of Sorrows.” It has been a while since I have been this excited about singing a new song - mainly because it is rare to find a song that blends beauty, creativity, singability, poetics, and th... Keep Reading

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CrossPointe KIDS Update!

August 8, 2013 by: Aly Simons | 0 Comments

Our church's mission statement is: "Pointing Our Communities to Jesus Christ." I consider it a great joy to serve in CrossPointe KIDS because this is exactly what we desire to do for our future generations - point them to Jesus. For those of you who were not at chur... Keep Reading

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Preparing to Gather - 8.11.13

August 8, 2013 by: Zach Simons | 0 Comments

This is a particularly exciting week at CrossPointe because immediately following the morning service we will be having baptisms in the YMCA pool. Baptism is one of two sacraments found in scripture that are given to the New Testament church. As a richly symbolic ac... Keep Reading

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Preparing to Gather - 8.4.13

July 31, 2013 by: Zach Simons | 0 Comments

This Sunday we begin a new mini-series called "Disciple" where we will look at how each of the four rhythms of CrossPointe characterize the life of a disciple of Jesus. On both an individual level and a community level, in everything we do as CrossPointe, we strive ... Keep Reading

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Preparing to Gather - 7.28.13

July 25, 2013 by: Zach Simons | 0 Comments

Jesus: The Lion and the Lamb We finish our “Knowing God” series this week with a couple attributes of God that can seem ambiguous at first: His worthiness and glory. As a boy (fortunate that I was to be learning of God at a young age) these terms had almo... Keep Reading

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Preparing to Gather - 7.21.13

July 17, 2013 by: Zach Simons | 0 Comments

30 Years ago John Piper wrote an aritcle called "Worship: The Feast of Christian Hedonsim." His ideas on this topic would radically shape my understanding of what it means to truly worship God. In the article he gives 3 ways of understanding how we should rightly re... Keep Reading

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