Posts with the tag “food-shelf”
November 1st, 2022
This year our angel tree gift initiative, from the Community Caring Commission, will be focused on keeping our neighbors' toes warm. The number one requested item of people who are homeless and home i...
Crosstown Connection Oct 29-Nov 11
October 27th, 2022
Looking ahead to November, what is on the horizon? We have an all church outing to Feed My Starving Children, a Thanksgiving Vespers Service, Man Camp, and two new Grow Groups. Crosstown will also s...
Crosstown Connection Oct 22-28
October 20th, 2022
Happy fall time! Make a plan to join us Nov 12th at FMSC. We have two time slots reserved for this all church event. Men, don't miss the early registration discount for Man Camp up at CPBC. And our se...
Crosstown Connection August 27-Sept 9
August 25th, 2022
Church Retreat is just around the corner. Join us Sept 16-18 at Covenant Pines Bible Camp for our annual retreat. Registration is due Sept 5th. After retreat we launch back into Kids Too! and Youth Gr...
Crosstown Connection August 13-26
August 11th, 2022
We have lots to celebrate. This week Crosstown's building served close to 500 neighbors! And we are celebrating the completion of our Discipleship Confirmation class. AND Church Retreat registration i...
Crosstown Connection July 30- August 12
July 28th, 2022
We had a great week at VBS Jerusalem Marketplace. We now turn our attention back to our Emotionally Healthy Church series. Check out the newsletter for upcoming events for both adults and youth along ...
Crosstown Connection July 16-29
July 14th, 2022
Couple key items to note in the newsletter this week. The youth have a picnic at Minnehaha Falls, Crosstown is hosting a CPBC event, and the Celebration of Life Service for Ruth Nash will be July 30th...
Crosstown Connection July 1-15
June 30th, 2022
VBS season is here. Time to prepare decorations, recruit volunteers, prep crafts and more. Check out the newsletter for our funny recruiting video and sign-up to help. The newsletter also contains an ...
Food Shelf Six Month Update
June 28th, 2022
“Thank you, thank you, thank you. I just want you to know how much I appreciate you and how this helps my family” - food shelf guest The NENA food shelf completed its last distribution in 2021. Starti...
Crosstown Connection April 30 - May 6
April 28th, 2022
We are heading into the last Wednesday of youth and kids programing! Join us May 4th for the celebrations. Then we will transition into summer schedule and a new worship time. Read all about that and ...
Crosstown Connection April 23-29
April 21st, 2022
Believe it or not we are counting down to Crosstown Summer. Our final Wednesday Night is May 4th and on May 29th we will move to a new summer Sunday schedule. Join us Sunday for the Congregational Mee...
Crosstown Connection April 16-22
April 14th, 2022
Good Friday and Easter services are this weekend! Direct links are in your newsletter if you would like to join us virtually. Remember, Easter worship is at 10:00! But you are welcome to come early fo...
Crosstown Connection April 2-8
March 31st, 2022
The Lent Drive is coming along. Check out the graphic in the newsletter illustrating our progress toward supporting 40 local families. A new CORE class is starting Sunday, April 10th. This is a 4-week...
Lent Giving Drive
March 25th, 2022
Help supplement our Good in the 'Hood food shelf with some cleaning supplies.easy shopping on our Amazon Wish List.........
Crosstown Connection March 12-18
March 10th, 2022
This week we welcomed a record number of households to our food shelf! We are transitioning into Lent and you can learn more about our Lent Giving Drive to support the food shelf. Also, we are offerin...
Crosstown Connection Feb 12-18
February 10th, 2022
We are only one month away from the livestreamed women's conference, IF: Gathering. This is a great opportunity for the ladies to hear dynamic speakers, passionate worship, and enjoy sweet fellowship....
Crosstown Connection Feb 5-11
February 3rd, 2022
Interested in a trip to the BWCA? Join us in August! You many have questions after our Bethel Ethiopian friendship announcement. What will Sunday look like as we simultaneously worship on Sundays? Ans...
Crosstown Connection Jan 29-Feb 4
January 27th, 2022
Our first food shelf in-a-box has been completed. Interested in helping with the next one? See the sign-up in the newsletter. There are also lots of fun activities this weekend. And don't forget about...
Crosstown Connection Jan 22-28
January 20th, 2022
The food shelf is returning next week! Learn more and how to volunteer in the newsletter. Check out the great article in Covenant Companion about Brookdale Covenant and how four congregations started ...
Crosstown Connection Jan 15-21
January 13th, 2022
This week we kick off Immerse Kingdoms! Hope you are planning to join us. Saturday we invite you to Ruth Stembridge's Celebration of Life service. You can join us in person or on the livestream. And d...
Crosstown Connection Dec 18-31
December 16th, 2021
Thanks to everyone who helped to pack 100 bags of food. Now comes the great task of distribution. The weather was a barrier for our Crosstown Christmas Celebration but it was still fun. Check out the ...
Crosstown Connection Nov 20- Dec 3
November 18th, 2021
This Sunday we celebrate thankfulness and then it's on to Advent. Celebrating "Jesus, The Global Savior." We have resources and events for you in the newsletter. ......
Crosstown Connection Nov 12-19
November 11th, 2021
We are practicing thankfulness as we move forward in November. How have you seen God work in your life and in the life of the church? The Sanctuary Renovation project is moving along well. Check out ...
Holiday Meal Drive
November 10th, 2021
Starting in prayer...Dear LORD, creator of the Universe, provider, and sustainer. We ask for your support as we attempt to stand in the food gap in the Nokomis neighborhood. We acknowledge that you ar...
Crosstown Connection Nov 6-12
November 4th, 2021
The Sanctuary Renovation Project is well underway. Check out the time-lapse video in the newsletter. Since it's November we are in a thankful place. Join us as we rewrite Psalm 136 Crosstown style. Hi...