“People will come from east and west and north and south, and will take their place at the feast in the kingdom of God.”   – Luke 13:29

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Youth Group workday at the Boys & Girls Club

  • Deacons’ service among congregation and local neighbors
  • Support of missionaries

Community Involvement

  • Tutoring for elementary – middle school children, Mondays and Wednesdays at Orchard Landing apartments
  • Weekly collections for the poor (distributed through ACTS)
  • Dumfries Community Garden (“Adopt a Plot” program to provide food for the poor)
  • Partnership with Dumfries Boys & Girls Club, including building & grounds workdays
  • Involvement in Town of Dumfries events, including the Christmas Parade and Fall Festival

Special Events – Small groups distribute invitations to these events in Dumfries neighborhoods.

  • Vacation Bible SchoolMissionCherokee2
  • Special concerts (e.g., The Genevans Choir Concert)
  • Holiday services & celebrations (e.g., Pie and Praise, Christmas Eve)

Education

  • Movie Night discussions
  • Evangelism Explosion workshops

Annual Mission Trip to Cherokee in North CarolinaMissionCherokee1

Crossroads seeks to send a team on this short-term, MTW mission trip every summer, so that our congregation can develop relationships among the Cherokee, expressing our ongoing love and care for the people we meet there through the years. During this opportunity for service and learning, team members develop cherished relationships not just with the Cherokee people but also with one another.

MissionGeraReciprocating Mission Partnership with German and Russian Churches

In Acts 11:19-30 Christians from different contexts mutually supported one another. Along those lines, in 2014, Crossroads began to partner with German and Russian evangelical churches in order to mutually support each other. Crossroads sent a team to join the Germans in Rostov, Russia in 2014. In 2015 we hope to send another team to join the Russians in Gera, Germany. Finally, we look forward to 2016 when we as American Christians will have our family from Germany and Russia come to serve and learn among us also.

For more information about Outreach and Evangelism, contact Pastor Tim Carroll.

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