COMPASS 09/19/2021

Options for church on Sunday:
-Join us in the sanctuary-Doors open at 10:10 am
-Watch online at 10:30 am at www.youtube.com
Search for “crossroadsi85”
-Click the link on our Facebook page!

  • We are in need of volunteers to help with babies and preschool during the Sunday night bible study. If you are interested in serving, please see Cole Jones.
  • Starting on September 19, we are starting an adult bible study on Sunday nights. The Youth will attend the FUELED service and the children will be practicing for the Christmas musical.
  • Starting on Wednesday, September 22, we will be having a women’s bible study class, a men’s bible study class, and classes for youth and children.

 

  • Men’s Ministry Golf Outing is October 2 at Palmetto Hill Golf Club– men of all ages are invited! 9:00 am shotgun start, $35 lunch included after round. Sign up HERE or in the lobby by September 26, see Todd Hill or Kyle Burns for details
  • Our Fall Preteen Retreat is for our current 3rd-6th graders. We believe that helping our elementary school students transition from children’s ministry to youth ministry is important! Both Michael and Cole will be teaching our students and running activities at this event. The goal is to get our students used to youth group-type activities and for them to get to know our youth pastor and our children’s pastor better. The price is $40 and includes lodging, meals, and a t-shirt.

 

  • If you are interested in learning more about the Administrative Coordinator job opening here at the church, CLICK HERE to view the description on our website.

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Children’s Christmas Musical Practice will begin on September 19, 2021.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
·Sunday, September 19: FUELED Service 5:30-7:30 pm
·Wednesday, September 22: See You at the Pole

Deacons Of The Week:
Rodey Dachenhausen
864-680-3829
Bryce Simpson
864-907-5538

General Fund: $5,046.52
GIFT: $450.00
GIFT TO DATE: $38,233.03

COMPASS 09/12/2021

Options for church on Sunday:
-Join us in the sanctuary-Doors open at 10:10 am
-Watch online at 10:30 am at www.youtube.com
Search for “crossroadsi85”
-Click the link on our Facebook page!

  • We have rescheduled the Back to School Bash to THIS SUNDAY, September 12, 2021, from 6:00-7:30 pm in the parking lot at the church. This event is for the current K5-12th grade. There will be a water slide, a foam machine, inflatables, popsicles, a balloon release, and a time of prayer for the upcoming school year. Invite your friends, family, and neighbors. Bring a towel and a change of clothes. If you would like to volunteer, please see Michael or Cole and they will get you plugged in.

    There is an event on our Crossroads Facebook page. We encourage you to share it so that your friends and family will know about the event. Children and Youth- Bring a friend to the Back to School Bash! You will both be entered to win a prize! 

  • Starting on September 19, we are starting an adult bible study on Sunday nights. The Youth will attend the FUELED service and the children will be practicing for the Christmas musical.
  • Starting on Wednesday, September 22, we will be having a women’s bible study class, a men’s bible study class, and classes for youth and children.
  • We are planning a Women’s Retreat in Pigeon Forge, TN for the weekend of October 14-16, 2021. Ladies, please mark your calendar and let Erin Morris know if you are interested in attending. SIGN UP HERE The deadline to sign up is this Sunday, September 12.
  • Men’s Conference: September 17 (5:45-9:30pm) & September 18 (8:30-11:45am) at Victor Baptist Church in Greer. The cost is $25, tell Todd Hill by Monday, September 13 if you would like to attend.
  • Men’s Ministry Golf Outing is October 2 at Palmetto Hill Golf Club– men of all ages are invited! 9:00 am shotgun start, $35 lunch included after round. Sign up HERE or in the lobby by September 26, see  Todd Hill or Kyle Burns for details
  • Our Fall Preteen Retreat is for our current 3rd-6th graders. We believe that helping our elementary school students transition from children’s ministry to youth ministry is important! Both Michael and Cole will be teaching our students and running activities at this event. The goal is to get our students used to youth group-type activities and for them to get to know our youth pastor and our children’s pastor better. The price is $40 and includes lodging, meals, and a t-shirt.

 

  • If you are interested in learning more about the Administrative Coordinator job opening here at the church, CLICK HERE to view the description on our website.

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Children’s Christmas Musical Practice will begin on September 19, 2021.
· We are in need of volunteers to help with children during the Sunday night and Wednesday night bible studies. If you are interested in serving, please see Cole Jones.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Sunday, September 12: No FUELED, join us at the Back to School Bash
· Wednesday, September 22: See You at the Pole

Deacons Of The Week:
Kyle Burns
864-415-7879
Ronnie Emory
864-504-2595

General Fund: $10,943.52
GIFT: $280.00
GIFT TO DATE: $37,783.03
Worship Attendance: 222

COMPASS 09/05/2021

Options for church on Sunday:
-Join us in the sanctuary-Doors open at 10:10 am
-Watch online at 10:30 am at www.youtube.com
Search for “crossroadsi85”
-Click the link on our Facebook page!

  • Mark your Calendars– Midweek Worship is scheduled for September 9 at noon.
  • In observance of Labor Day, the church office will be closed on September 6.
  • Starting on September 19, we are starting an adult bible study on Sunday nights. The Youth will attend the FUELED service and the children will be practicing for the Christmas musical.
  • Starting on Wednesday, September 22, we will be having a women’s bible study class, a men’s bible study class, and classes for youth and children.
  • We are planning a Women’s Retreat in Pigeon Forge, TN for the weekend of October 14-16, 2021. Ladies, please mark your calendar and let Erin Morris know if you are interested in attending. SIGN UP HERE The deadline to sign up is September 12.

 

  • Our Fall Preteen Retreat is for our current 3rd-6th graders. We believe that helping our elementary school students transition from children’s ministry to youth ministry is important! Both Michael and Cole will be teaching our students and running activities at this event. The goal is to get our students used to youth group-type activities and for them to get to know our youth pastor and our children’s pastor better. The price is $40 and includes lodging, meals, and a t-shirt.

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Children’s Christmas Musical Practice will begin on September 19, 2021.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Sunday, September 5: No FUELED, enjoy Labor Day weekend with family
· Wednesday, September 22: See You at the Pole

Deacons Of The Week:
Wayne Arthur
864-494-9903
Todd Hill
864-415-7161

General Fund: $6,314.32
GIFT: $163.00
GIFT TO DATE: $37,503.03

COMPASS 08/29/2021

Options for church on Sunday:
-Join us in the sanctuary-Doors open at 10:10 am
-Watch online at 10:30 am at www.youtube.com
Search for “crossroadsi85”
-Click the link on our Facebook page!

  • Mark your Calendars– Midweek Worship is scheduled for September 9 at noon.
  • In observance of Labor Day, the church office will be closed on September 6.
  • Starting on September 19, we are starting an adult bible study on Sunday nights. The Youth will attend the FUELED service and the children will be practicing for the Christmas musical.
  • Starting on Wednesday, September 22, we will be having a women’s bible study class, a men’s bible study class, and classes for youth and children.
  • We are planning a Women’s Retreat in Pigeon Forge, TN for the weekend of October 14-16, 2021. Ladies, please mark your calendar and let Erin Morris know if you are interested in attending. SIGN UP HERE The deadline to sign up is September 12.

 

  • Our Fall Preteen Retreat is for our current 3rd-6th graders. We believe that helping our elementary school students transition from children’s ministry to youth ministry is important! Both Michael and Cole will be teaching our students and running activities at this event. The goal is to get our students used to youth group-type activities and for them to get to know our youth pastor and our children’s pastor better. The price is $40 and includes lodging, meals, and a t-shirt.

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Children’s Christmas Musical Practice will begin on September 19, 2021.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Sunday, August 29: FUELED SERVICE 5:30- 7:30 pm
· Wednesday, September 22: See You at the Pole

Deacons Of The Week:
Cyrus Addington
864-978-1607
Isaac Quinn
864-256-5793

General Fund: $10,430.52
GIFT: $484.00
GIFT TO DATE: $37,340.03

Administrative Coordinator Job Posting

CROSSROADS BAPTIST CHURCH (CBC)

Job Description

Administrative Coordinator

Purpose:  The person in this job will have a heart and calling for ministry, be sensitive to the needs of others, take initiative in providing administrative support to the Senior Pastor and Staff, and in performing all office tasks of the church.

Scope of Duties: The duties for this part-time hourly job are to assist the Senior Pastor, Staff, and leader groups for all administrative, ministry, and clerical tasks including secretarial, receptionist, copying, communications, form development, following policy and procedures, preparing, and gathering reports and working in the parameters of the church software.

Responsibilities:

Administration and Coordination – Manage the general duties of the day-to-day office with complete knowledge of church activities and operations.

– Work in the church office during assigned hours to greet visitors, answer phones, take messages and deliver them promptly, and assist the church staff.  Perform general office duties, order supplies, handle mail, file, and run errands.  Schedule use of the church facilities and rooms and inform the person who opens and closes the church of scheduled use of the Facility.

– Become knowledgeable of the church communication system to be more proficient with the capabilities of the system to make reporting of members/attendees, groups etc. easier for the staff and ministry groups.

Enter due dates for facility inspections, etc. required by law and remind church leaders of the due dates. Post Labor Law and other posters required by law.  Give a new employee the Employee Handbook and have them complete, I9, W4, and other forms required by Federal and SC law and handle accordingly.  Perform Background Checks.

– Provide copies of the church Policy and Procedures to the church ministries and support teams to follow.

Executive Assistant for the Senior Pastor and Staff – Perform a variety of tasks, planning, scheduling, and special projects at a high confidential level and know their needs and schedules.

– Attend staff and other meetings as required by the Senior Pastor.  Follow up with the agenda of the meeting to remind attendees of tasks and to be sure tasks are completed.

– Assist the Senior Pastor and Staff with correspondence, tasks, upcoming events, and deadlines including sending reminders of these occurrences as well as any appointments they have posted on the church calendar.

Ministry Coordinator – Provide information to the Senior Pastor, Staff, Group Leaders, and others to help them better minister to the Church Family.

– Keep the Senior Pastor and Staff informed of births, deaths, illnesses, staff hire dates, and other life events among church members as required.

– Assist the Executive Pastor, Finance Director, Trustees and Deacons with tasks, correspondence, and inform of upcoming deadlines.

– Assist ministry and support groups by sending reminders to the church family who are scheduled to serve on specific dates.

– Coordinate and/or prepare certificates/other handouts, notifications for Baptism services, the Lord’s Supper, Baby Dedications, Pastor/Deacon Ordinations, and any other special services as needed

– Send out the church-wide prayer list and assist in sending out other communications in the event the Communications Director is not able to do so.

– Work with the Bereavement Ministry Leader to verify that contact has been made with the family.  Send a donation from the church for Gideon Bibles in memory of the deceased and notify the family of the donation. 

– Request and send church letters and complete reports when requested from ministry groups such as the Baptist Network, Baptist Convention, or other.

Finance and Stewardship – Provide tasks that support the Stewardship Program of the church.

– Gather Financial, Budget, and attendance reports to give to the Staff and Ministry Leaders for review.

– Under the direction of the Finance Director, pay and record church Accounts Payable invoices and expenses, prepare payroll tax reports and file with appropriate agencies.  Write checks for wages and expenses (travel, car, phone, and other expenses) and post to the financial system.

– Enter deposits and expenses paid into the appropriate financial books as required by the Financial Director. Send out annual contribution notices to church members.

Qualifications:

– A born-again Christian who feels led to work with ministries of the church in an administrative capacity.

– A member of Crossroads Baptist Church or is willing to become a member.

– Abides by spiritual qualifications in 1Timothy 3 and Titus 1 with a faithful attitude and a heart for ministry.

– Strong organizational, communication, interpersonal skills with the ability to welcome diverse personalities and make them feel comfortable.

– Able to take instructions, the initiative to carry them out, and willing to do what is needed to fulfill the duties.

– Considers confidentiality essential.

– Skilled in Microsoft Office/365/Edge, Excel, WORD, Quick Books or other bookkeeping software, Church software and website, and digital/electronic resources.  Able to operate general office equipment.  

An Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree is preferred with at least 5 years of equivalent experience.  May consider a highly qualified person with a High School diploma with at least 5 years of experience as an Office Assistant or equivalent experience.

Hours:  16 to start then increasing to 20-25 hours per week on the church campus as the job expands.

Reports to:  Senior Pastor

Salary:  To be determined based on experience, the church budget, and church requirements at the time of hiring.

Specific titles, or groups or events mentioned above may need to be changed from time to time to meet the needs of the Senior Pastor and the church.

                                                                           Crossroads Baptist Church is an ‘at will’ employer

 

Please send your resume to resume@crossroadsbaptist.org

 

COMPASS 08/22/2021

Options for church on Sunday:
-Join us in the sanctuary-Doors open at 10:10 am
-Watch online at 10:30 am at www.youtube.com
Search for “crossroadsi85”
-Click the link on our Facebook page!

  • Mark your Calendars– Midweek Worship is scheduled for September 9 at noon.
  • In observance of Labor Day, the church office will be closed on September 6.
  • Starting on September 19, we are starting an adult bible study on Sunday nights. The Youth will attend the FUELED service and the children will be practicing for the Christmas musical.
  • Starting on Wednesday, September 22, we will be having a women’s bible study class, a men’s bible study class, and classes for youth and children.
  • We are planning a Women’s Retreat in Pigeon Forge, TN for the weekend of October 15-16, 2021. Ladies, please mark your calendar and let Erin Morris know if you are interested in attending.

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Children’s Christmas Musical Practice will begin on September 19, 2021.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Sunday, August 22nd: FUELED SERVICE 5:30- 7:30 pm
· Wednesday, September 22: See You at the Pole

Deacons Of The Week:
Harley Gilmore
864-415-5664
Luke Lancaster
864-491-1711

General Fund: $5,543.52
GIFT: $230.00
GIFT TO DATE: $36,856.03

COMPASS 08/15/2021

Options for church on Sunday:
-Join us in the sanctuary-Doors open at 10:10 am
-Watch online at 10:30 am at www.youtube.com
Search for “crossroadsi85”
-Click the link on our Facebook page!

  • Saturday, August 21, 2021– A one-day training experience for men about growing and building a men’s ministry. This will be a live stream, all-day event for men interested in learning how to reach men through discipleship. For more information about this event, please see the attached flyer.
  • We will be honoring the retirement of Beverly Jennings on August 22 after church with lunch in the gym. All are invited to attend as we thank her for serving God at Crossroads Baptist Church for 25 years so faithfully. She used her talents and time to honor Him in all she did working for our church. There are two stations in the lobby set up for you to write her a card. Please take the time to do this or drop a card you bring into the box.

 

  • Back to School Bash- August 15, 2021, from 6:00-7:30 pm in the parking lot at the church. This event is for rising K5-12th grade. There will be a water slide, a foam machine, inflatables, popsicles, a balloon release, and a time of prayer for the upcoming school year. Invite your friends, family, and neighbors. If you would like to volunteer, please see Michael or Cole and they will get you plugged in.

 

  • We are planning a Women’s Retreat in Pigeon Forge, TN for the weekend of October 15-16, 2021. Ladies, please mark your calendar and let Erin Morris know if you are interested in attending.


CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Parents of kids going into kindergarten– 2nd grade, we are happy to announce that there is an opportunity for them to go to camp September 25-26, 2021. The price per camper is $69 and that price includes lodging for the night, 2 meals, and all activities.  We are looking for 1 male chaperone. See Cole for more info.  The deadline to sign up is Sunday, August 15

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans,  michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
· No FUELED Service tonight due to the Back to School Bash. We would love for all our youth to join us there.

Deacons Of The Week:
DJ Neubauer
864-529-8377
Jason Towery
864-838-6322

General Fund: $5,867.12
Worship Attendance: 234
GIFT: $4,050.00
GIFT TO DATE: $36,626.03

COMPASS 08/08/2021

Options for church on Sunday:
-Join us in the sanctuary-Doors open at 10:10 am
-Watch online at 10:30 am at www.youtube.com
Search for “crossroadsi85”
-Click the link on our Facebook page!

PROMOTION SUNDAY
If you have a child in the baby or toddler nursery that has aged out and is ready to move into the next class, they will do that this Sunday.
Our baby nursery is for ages birth- 18 months and our toddler nursery is for 18 months- 3 years. The preschool room is for 3-5-year-olds until they start kindergarten.

Parents of children that will be going into K5 this year- We just wanted to remind you that this Sunday we will have a short ceremony during the Sunday school hour (9:15) welcoming your child to the elementary group, giving a gift to your family, and then showing your child to their new Sunday school class. Please let us know if you plan to attend by emailing Cole at cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
Also, to our parents of rising 6th graders, Micheal is having breakfast for your child and family. It will be at 8:00 AM in the gym. For more information and to let him know that your family is planning to attend please email him at micheal@crossroadsbaptist.org
We hope you’ll plan to join us this Sunday!

  • Midweek Worship will be on August 12, 2021, at noon, in the gym. Please plan to bring your favorite side dish to share with everyone!
  • Saturday, August 21, 2021– A one-day training experience for men about growing and building a men’s ministry. This will be a live stream, all-day event for men interested in learning how to reach men through discipleship. For more information about this event, please see the attached flyer.
  • We will be honoring the retirement of Beverly Jennings on August 22 after church with lunch in the gym. All are invited to attend as we thank her for serving Crossroads Baptist Church for 25 years so faithfully. There are two stations in the lobby set up for you to write her a card. Please take the time to do this or drop a card you bring into the box.
  • Back to School Bash- August 15, 2021, from 6:00-7:30 pm in the parking lot at the church. This event is for rising K5-12th grade. There will be a water slide, a foam machine, inflatables, popsicles, a balloon release, and a time of prayer for the upcoming school year. Invite your friends, family, and neighbors. If you would like to volunteer, please see Michael or Cole and they will get you plugged in.

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Parents of kids going into kindergarten– 2nd grade, we are happy to announce that there is an opportunity for them to go to camp September 25-26, 2021. The price per camper is $69 and that price includes lodging for the night, 2 meals, and all activities.  We are looking for 2 male chaperones. See Cole for more info.
· Rising 3rd-5th graders, join us for a pool party at Bryce and Amanda Simpson’s house on August 11 from 6:00-8:00 pm

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans,  michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Sunday, August 8th: Attend a Greenville Drive Game. Students will need to bring money for concessions. The cost of the ticket will be $10.00.

Deacons Of The Week:
Rodey Dachenhausen
864-680-3829
Bryce Simpson
864-907-5538

General Fund: $10,344.32
Worship Attendance: 215
GIFT: $448.00
GIFT TO DATE: $32,576.03

COMPASS 08/01/2021

Options for church on Sunday:
-Join us in the sanctuary-Doors open at 10:10 am
-Watch online at 10:30 am at www.youtube.com
Search for “crossroadsi85”
-Click the link on our Facebook page!

  • Midweek Worship will be on August 12, 2021, at noon, in the gym. Please plan to bring your favorite side dish to share with everyone!
  • Saturday, August 21, 2021– A one-day training experience for men about growing and building a men’s ministry. This will be a live stream, all-day event for men interested in learning how to reach men through discipleship. For more information about this event, please see the attached flyer.
  • We will be honoring the retirement of Beverly Jennings on August 22 after church with lunch in the gym. All are invited to attend as we thank her for serving Crossroads Baptist Church for 25 years so faithfully. There are two stations in the lobby set up for you to write her a card. Please take the time to do this or drop a card you bring into the box.
  • Back to School Bash- August 15, 2021, from 6:00-7:30 pm in the parking lot at the church. This event is for rising K5-12th grade. There will be a water slide, a foam machine, inflatables, popsicles, a balloon release, and a time of prayer for the upcoming school year. Invite your friends, family, and neighbors. If you would like to volunteer, please see Michael or Cole and they will get you plugged in.

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Parents of kids going into kindergarten– 2nd grade, we are happy to announce that there is an opportunity for them to go to camp September 25-26, 2021. The price per camper is $69 and that price includes lodging for the night, 2 meals, and all activities.  We are looking for 2 male chaperones. See Cole for more info.
· Rising 3rd-5th graders, join us for a pool party at Bryce and Amanda Simpson’s house on August 11 from 6:00-8:00 pm

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans,  michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Sunday, August 1st: FUELED SERVICE 5:30-7:30 pm
· Monday, August 2nd: Monday Missions
· Sunday, August 8th: Attend a Greenville Drive Game. Students will need to bring money for concessions. The cost of the ticket will be $10.00.

Deacons Of The Week:
Kyle Burns
864-415-7879
Ronnie Emory
864-504-2595

General Fund: $6,434.52
Worship Attendance: 205
Designated: $510.49

GIFT: $230.00
GIFT TO DATE: $32,128.03

COMPASS 07/25/2021

Options for church on Sunday:
-Join us in the sanctuary-Doors open at 10:10 am
-Watch online at 10:30 am at www.youtube.com
Search for “crossroadsi85”
-Click the link on our Facebook page!

  • Midweek Worship will be on August 12, 2021, at noon, in the gym. Please plan to bring your favorite side dish to share with everyone!
  • NEXT Class (20– 30 something) we will begin a new series that will deal with many of the financial issues that young people encounter as they leave the high school and college world and move into the full-time, independent working world. This series is intended to be fun and interactive, come join us!
  • Saturday, August 21, 2021– A one-day training experience for men about growing and building a men’s ministry. This will be a live stream, all-day event for men interested in learning how to reach men through discipleship. For more information about this event, please see the attached flyer.
  • Back to School Bash- August 15, 2021, from 6:00-7:30 pm in the parking lot at the church. This event is for rising K5-12th grade. There will be a water slide, a foam machine, inflatables, popsicles, a balloon release, and a time of prayer for the upcoming school year. Invite your friends, family, and neighbors. If you would like to volunteer, please see Michael or Cole and they will get you plugged in.

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Parents of kids going into kindergarten– 2nd grade, we are happy to announce that there is an opportunity for them to go to camp September 25-26, 2021. The price per camper is $69 and that price includes lodging for the night, 2 meals, and all activities.  We are looking for 2 male chaperones. See Cole for more info.
· Rising K-2nd graders, join us for a pool party at Bryce and Amanda Simpson’s house on July 28 from 6:00-8:00 pm
· Rising 3rd-5th graders, join us for a pool party at Bryce and Amanda Simpson’s house on August 11 from 6:00-8:00 pm

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans,  michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Sunday, July 25th: FUELED SERVICE 5:30-7:30 pm

Deacons Of The Week:
Wayne Arthur
864-494-9903
Todd Hill
864-415-7161

General Fund: $10,824.52
Worship Attendance: 167
GIFT: $450.00
GIFT TO DATE: $31,898.03