COMPASS 12/04/2022

Options for church on Sunday:
-Sunday School begins at 9:15 am
-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!

 

  • SAVE THE DATES:
    • Children’s Christmas Play-December 3-4, 2022
    • Carols and Communion- December 18, 2022, at 6:00 pm with fellowship and dessert after
    • Christmas Morning Worship- December 25, 2022, at 10:30 am (No Sunday School that day)

 

 

  • An Advent Reading plan is attached if you would like to participate with us as a church family. There are passages of Scripture for every day of the month of December.

 

  • Week of Prayer for International Missions is December 4-11, 2022. There will be prayer guides located in the lobby that include an emphasis on the country and prayer needs for each day.
  • It’s the time of year when we collect for the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering. All of the money collected will be used to support missionaries serving around the world. Offering envelopes are located in the pews and on the offering table. Our offerings will be collected during the service on Sunday, December 25. You may place yours in the offering any time during the month of December when convenient for you.
  • The Angel Tree is located in the lobby and includes gift suggestions for two Charles Lea Group Homes that serve disabled adults as well as our adopted family from Tunisia. If you are interested in purchasing a gift, please select a name tag from the tree which includes the gift suggestion. Wrap the gift, attach the name tag and place the gift under the tree by Wednesday, December 14. See Cheryl Hall if you have any questions.

 

  • Considering Crossroads Lunch is scheduled for December 4 after the morning worship service. If you are interested in becoming a member of Crossroads and would like more information, please see Josh Threatt at josh@crossroadsbaptist.org.
  • December 11- 3:00 and 5:30 pm at the Big E in Gaffney-Why the Nativity Movie Information- Members pay $5 each and get tickets for guests they will bring. Please place $5 per member in a yellow envelope marked “Movie”. The other two groups that get in free are 1)Elementary children and 2)Youth who attend the One80 Youth Christmas Party. Everyone must have a ticket to attend, pick up your ticket in the lobby.
  • Marriage Maintenance Weekend is January 27-28, 2023 at Crossroads. Sign up HERE to reserve your spot. More information is listed on the form or visit crossroadsbaptist.org/marriage

 

  • A Gathering for 18-25-Year-Olds in Atlanta:
    Registration is open for Passion 2023! Our young adults will be traveling to State Farm Arena, on January 3rd-5th for Passion 2023. Please let Jesse or Aimee Sprinkle know if you’d like to attend! See our Instagram page for more information and a link to sign up:  @_crossroadsyoungadults_

Ways to Give at Crossroads Baptist Church

  • Visit our website at www.crossroadsbaptist.org/giving and click the red button. There is a G.I.F.T. option to give to as well as your regular tithes and offerings.
  • Text cbcspartanburg to 833-245-6038
  • At church in person
  • Via bank transfer directly from your own bank account

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • The preschool theme is Pajama Party, in this theme preschoolers will be learning all about how Jesus is God’s son with a Christmas pajama aesthetic. Elementary theme is the Big Give. In this theme, elementary schoolers will learn about the greatest Christmas present ever, Jesus!
  • Elementary Christmas Party- December 14, 2022

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • December Middle School Theme– Shake it Up
  • December High School Theme– Messy Christmas
  • Sunday, December 4– One80 FUELED 5:30-7:15 pm
  • Sunday, December 11- One80 Christmas Party 5:30-7:30 pm

Deacons Of The Week:
Olin Mintz
864-804-8456
Eddie Wyatt
864-205-1848

General Fund: $13,584.92
Lottie Moon Offering: $200.00

Worship Attendance: 282

COMPASS 11/27/2022

Options for church on Sunday:
-Sunday School begins at 9:15 am
-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!

  • SAVE THE DATES:
    • Children’s Christmas Play-December 3-4, 2022
    • Carols and Communion- December 18, 2022, at 6:00 pm with fellowship and refreshments after
    • Christmas Morning Worship- December 25, 2022, at 10:30 am (No Sunday School that day)

  • It’s that time again! Harvest Season here at Crossroads! We are each called to serve and we want you to use your gifts and talents for the Kingdom! For the month of November, be praying about where God wants you to plug in and help in the Mission of Crossroads by signing up to serve. We will have paper copies of our Harvest Form available and an ONLINE FORM HERE. THE DEADLINE IS SUNDAY. If you’d like to know more, contact Josh Threatt at josh@crossroadsbaptist.org
  • The last Wednesday night in the semester is November 30.
  • We appreciate everyone who participated in the Operation Christmas Child Program. We collected 197 shoeboxes to share the love of Jesus with children around the world. We also had 24 volunteers who helped pack shoe boxes at the Charlotte distribution center Tuesday night. Thank you to everyone who participated in this wonderful ministry opportunity.
  • Week of Prayer for International Missions is December 4-11, 2022. There will be prayer guides located in the lobby that include an emphasis on the country and prayer needs for each day.

  • We will have a float in the Cowpens Christmas Parade on December 3. There are opportunities to participate if you would like to. Kids will be riding the float and golf carts will be riding beside to pass out candy and tracks. Please sign up by Sunday, November 27 with Cole at the children’s check-in counter or SIGN UP HERE if your child wants to be on the float, if you would like to bring your golf cart or if you would like to ride on a golf cart and help pass out candy and tracks.
  • Considering Crossroads Lunch is scheduled for December 4 after the morning worship service. If you are interested in becoming a member of Crossroads and would like more information, please see Josh Threatt at josh@crossroadsbaptist.org.
  • Marriage Maintenance Weekend is January 27-28, 2023 at Crossroads. Sign up HERE to reserve your spot. More information is listed on the form or visit crossroadsbaptist.org/marriage
  • A Gathering for 18-25-Year-Olds in Atlanta:
    Registration is open for Passion 2023! Our young adults will be traveling to State Farm Arena, on January 3rd-5th for Passion 2023. Please let Jesse or Aimee Sprinkle know if you’d like to attend! See our Instagram page for more information and a link to sign up:  @_crossroadsyoungadults_

Ways to Give at Crossroads Baptist Church

  • Visit our website at www.crossroadsbaptist.org/giving and click the red button. There is a G.I.F.T. option to give to as well as your regular tithes and offerings.
  • Text cbcspartanburg to 833-245-6038
  • At church in person
  • Via bank transfer directly from your own bank account

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • This month’s preschool theme is Donut Time! What kid doesn’t love donuts? There are so many good gifts that God has given us and in this month’s lessons, they’ll learn that the good things in our lives are gifts from God. The greatest gift, even better than donuts, is Jesus! The elementary theme for the month is Stand: Don’t Face Your Fears Alone. Elementary schoolers will learn how to have courage by trusting in the Lord even when things are scary or seem impossible. We hope you’ll join us this month!

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • November Middle School Theme– First Place
  • November High School Theme– Simplify
  • Sunday, November 27– No One80 FUELED
  • Sunday, December 11- One80 Christmas Party 5:30-7:30 pm

Deacons Of The Week:
Jason Towery
864-838-6322
Ronnie Emory
864-504-2595

General Fund: $20,256.98
Designated: $1,016.60

Worship Attendance: 329

COMPASS 11/20/2022

Options for church on Sunday:
-Sunday School begins at 9:15 am
-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!

  • SAVE THE DATES:
    • Thanksgiving Night of Worship- November 20, 2022, at 6:00 pm
    • Children’s Christmas Play-December 3-4, 2022
    • Carols and Communion- December 18, 2022, at 6:00 pm with fellowship and refreshments after
    • Christmas Morning Worship- December 25, 2022, at 10:30 am (No Sunday School that day)

  • Deacon Nominations are due Sunday. Please be in the prayer of who God would want you to nominate. NOMINATE HERE
  • A meeting will be held on Sunday, November 20 from 5:00 – 6:00 pm, in the Truth Seekers Room, for anyone interested in participating in a mission trip during the 2023 year. We will be discussing various trips and interests and availability.  See Cheryl Hall for more information.
  • It’s that time again! Harvest Season here at Crossroads! We are each called to serve and we want you to use your gifts and talents for the Kingdom! For the month of November, be praying about where God wants you to plug in and help in the Mission of Crossroads by signing up to serve. We will have paper copies of our Harvest Form available and an ONLINE FORM HERE. If you’d like to know more, contact Josh Threatt at josh@crossroadsbaptist.org
  • Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes will be collected at church THIS SUNDAY at the altar during the morning worship service. Take your shoebox to your seat and there will be a time to take them to the alter. Our goal as a church is 300 shoeboxes. These shoeboxes will be delivered to children around the world.
  • We are taking a group of 25 to the Charlotte Shoebox Distribution Center on Tuesday, November 22. We will leave the church at 4:30 pm and will be working from 6:00-10:00 pm, returning at 11:30 pm. We will be packing Christmas shoeboxes to be shipped throughout the world. We also need adults to volunteer to drive. Please see Michael or Cheryl if you would like to participate in this ministry opportunity.
  • The last Wednesday night in the semester is November 30.
  • We will have a float in the Cowpens Christmas Parade on December 3. There are opportunities to participate if you would like to. Kids will be riding the float and golf carts will be riding beside to pass out candy and tracks. Please sign up by Sunday, November 27 with Cole at the children’s check-in counter if your child wants to be on the float, if you would like to bring your golf cart or if you would like to ride on a golf cart and help pass out candy and tracks.
  • Considering Crossroads Lunch is scheduled for December 4 after the morning worship service. If you are interested in becoming a member of Crossroads and would like more information, please see Josh Threatt at josh@crossroadsbaptist.org.
  • Marriage Maintenance Weekend is January 27-28, 2023 at Crossroads. Sign up HERE to reserve your spot. More information is listed on the form.
  • A Gathering for 18-25-Year-Olds in Atlanta:
    Registration is open for Passion 2023! Our young adults will be traveling to State Farm Arena, on January 3rd-5th for Passion 2023. Please let Jesse or Aimee Sprinkle know if you’d like to attend! See our Instagram page for more information and a link to sign up:  @_crossroadsyoungadults_

Ways to Give at Crossroads Baptist Church

  • Visit our website at www.crossroadsbaptist.org/giving and click the red button. There is a G.I.F.T. option to give to as well as your regular tithes and offerings.
  • Text cbcspartanburg to 833-245-6038
  • At church in person
  • Via bank transfer directly from your own bank account

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • Cookie Contest- November 18 See Cole for more information.
  • This month’s preschool theme is Donut Time! What kid doesn’t love donuts? There are so many good gifts that God has given us and in this month’s lessons, they’ll learn that the good things in our lives are gifts from God. The greatest gift, even better than donuts, is Jesus! The elementary theme for the month is Stand: Don’t Face Your Fears Alone. Elementary schoolers will learn how to have courage by trusting in the Lord even when things are scary or seem impossible. We hope you’ll join us this month!
  • Fall Calendars for the Children’s Ministry are available at the Check-In desk.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • November Middle School Theme– First Place
  • November High School Theme– Simplify
  • Sunday, November 20– No One80 FUELED- Please join us for the Thanksgiving Night of Worship

Deacons Of The Week:
Rodey Dachenhausen
864-680-3829
Matt Camacho
607-227-1247

General Fund: $7,288.29
Designated: $601.82

Worship Attendance: 315

COMPASS 11/13/2022

Options for church on Sunday:
-Sunday School begins at 9:15 am
-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!

  • SAVE THE DATES:
    • Churchwide Thanksgiving Lunch- November 13, 2022 (Bring side dishes and desserts to share! Wear your Find+Follow Shirt)
    • Thanksgiving Night of Worship- November 20, 2022
    • Children’s Christmas Play-December 3-4, 2022
    • Carols and Communion- December 18, 2022
    • Christmas Morning Worship- December 25, 2022, at 10:30 am (No Sunday School that day)

  • Deacon Nominations will be from November 6- November 20. Please be in the prayer of who God would want you to nominate. Nominate ONLINE HERE or paper copies are available at the church.
  • Child Dedication is scheduled for November 20 during the morning worship service. If you would like to participate, please fill out the form HERE. If you have any questions, please see Pastor Cole.
  • It’s that time again! Harvest Season here at Crossroads! We are each called to serve and we want you to use your gifts and talents for the Kingdom! For the month of November, be praying about where God wants you to plug in and help in the Mission of Crossroads by signing up to serve. We will have paper copies of our Harvest Form available and an ONLINE FORM HERE. If you’d like to know more, contact Josh Threatt at josh@crossroadsbaptist.org
  • Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes will be available in the lobby this Sunday. We will be collecting shoeboxes as a church on November 20 at the altar during the morning worship service. Our goal as a church is 300 shoeboxes. These shoeboxes will be delivered to children around the world.
  • We are taking a group of 25 to the Charlotte Shoebox Distribution Center on Tuesday, November 22. We will leave the church at 4:30 pm and will be working from 6:00-10:00 pm, returning at 11:30 pm. We will be packing Christmas shoeboxes to be shipped throughout the world. We also need adults to volunteer to drive. Please see Michael or Cheryl if you would like to participate in this ministry opportunity.
  • The last Wednesday night in the semester is November 30. We will start back in January.
  • Our Prayer Group meets at Crossroads at 11:30 am to pray over the sanctuary pews. If you are interested in joining them, this is open to everyone and they would love to have you join them.
  • Considering Crossroads Lunch is scheduled for December 4 after the morning worship service. If you are interested in becoming a member of Crossroads and would like more information, please see Josh Threatt josh@crossroadsbaptist.org.
  • A Gathering for 18-25-Year-Olds in Atlanta:
    Registration is open for Passion 2023! Our young adults will be traveling to State Farm Arena, on January 3rd-5th for Passion 2023. Please let Jesse or Aimee Sprinkle know if you’d like to attend! See our Instagram page for more information and a link to sign up:  @_crossroadsyoungadults_

Ways to Give at Crossroads Baptist Church

  • Visit our website at www.crossroadsbaptist.org/giving and click the red button. There is a G.I.F.T. option to give to as well as your regular tithes and offerings.
  • Text cbcspartanburg to 833-245-6038
  • At church in person
  • Via bank transfer directly from your own bank account

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • Cookie Contest- November 18 See Cole for more information
  • This month’s preschool theme is Donut Time! What kid doesn’t love donuts? There are so many good gifts that God has given us and in this month’s lessons, they’ll learn that the good things in our lives are gifts from God. The greatest gift, even better than donuts, is Jesus! The elementary theme for the month is Stand: Don’t Face Your Fears Alone. Elementary schoolers will learn how to have courage by trusting in the Lord even when things are scary or seem impossible. We hope you’ll join us this month!
  • Fall Calendars for the Children’s Ministry are available at the Check-In desk.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • November Middle School Theme– First Place
  • November High School Theme– Simplify
  • Sunday, November 13– One80 FUELED 5:30-7:30 pm (There is a special fellowship trip planned for Sunday, see Michael for more information)

Deacons Of The Week:
Kyle Burns
(864) 415-7879
Bryce Simpson
(864) 907-5538

General Fund: $11,595.90
Designated: $1,225.45

Worship Attendance: 316

HARVEST FORM 2023

HARVEST FORM 2023

Harvest Forms are available at the link above.

Handouts will be at church in the month of November if you would rather turn in a paper form.

The deadline is November 27.

COMPASS 11/06/2022

Options for church on Sunday:
-Sunday School begins at 9:15 am
-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!

  • SAVE THE DATES:
    • Churchwide Thanksgiving Lunch- November 13, 2022
    • Thanksgiving Night of Worship- November 20, 2022
    • Children’s Christmas Play-December 3-4, 2022
    • Carols and Communion- December 18, 2022
    • Christmas Morning Worship- December 25, 2022, at 10:30 am (No Sunday School that day)

  • Men’s pancake breakfast this coming Sunday, November 6, 2022, at 8:00 am in the gym. This is open to fathers, father figures, sons, grandfathers, grandsons, uncles, and nephews. All men are welcome, invite your family and friends!
  • Wear your Find + Follow Shirt on November 13!
  • Deacon Nominations will be from November 6- November 20. Please be in the prayer of who God would want you to nominate.
  • Child Dedication is scheduled for November 20 during the morning worship service. If you would like to participate, please fill out the form HERE. If you have any questions, please see Pastor Cole.
  • It’s that time again! Harvest Season here at Crossroads! We are each called to serve and we want you to use your gifts and talents for the Kingdom! For the month of November, be praying about where God wants you to plug in and help in the Mission of Crossroads by signing up to serve. We will have paper copies of our Harvest Form available and an online form as well! If you’d like to know more, contact Josh Threatt at josh@crossroadsbaptist.org
  • Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes will be available in the lobby this Sunday. We will be collecting shoeboxes as a church on November 20 at the altar during the morning worship service. Our goal as a church is 300 shoeboxes. These shoeboxes will be delivered to children around the world.
  • We are taking a group of 25 to the Charlotte Shoebox Distribution Center on Tuesday, November 22. We will leave the church at 4:30 pm and will be working from 6:00-10:00 pm, returning at 11:30 pm. We will be packing Christmas shoeboxes to be shipped throughout the world. We also need adults to volunteer to drive. Please see Michael or Cheryl if you would like to participate in this ministry opportunity.
  • The last Wednesday night in the semester is November 30. We will start back in January.

 

  • A Gathering for 18-25-Year-Olds in Atlanta:
    Registration is open for Passion 2023! Our young adults will be traveling to State Farm Arena, on January 3rd-5th for Passion 2023. Please let Jesse or Aimee Sprinkle know if you’d like to attend! See our Instagram page for more information and a link to sign up:  @_crossroadsyoungadults_

Ways to Give at Crossroads Baptist Church

  • Visit our website at www.crossroadsbaptist.org/giving and click the red button. There is a G.I.F.T. option to give to as well as your regular tithes and offerings.
  • Text cbcspartanburg to 833-245-6038
  • At church in person
  • Via bank transfer directly from your own bank account

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • Cookie Contest- Novmeber 18
  • This month’s preschool theme is Donut Time! What kid doesn’t love donuts? There are so many good gifts that God has given us and in this month’s lessons, they’ll learn that the good things in our lives are gifts from God. The greatest gift, even better than donuts, is Jesus! The elementary theme for the month is Stand: Don’t Face Your Fears Alone. Elementary schoolers will learn how to have courage by trusting in the Lord even when things are scary or seem impossible. We hope you’ll join us this month!
  • Fall Calendars for the Children’s Ministry are available at the Check-In desk.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • November Middle School Theme– First Place
  • November High School Theme– Simplify
  • Sunday, November 6– One80 FUELED 5:30-7:15 pm

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

General Fund: $11,316.40
Designated: $574.99

Worship Attendance: 307

COMPASS 10/30/2022

Options for church on Sunday:
-Sunday School begins at 9:15 am
-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!

  • SAVE THE DATES:
    • Churchwide Thanksgiving Lunch- November 13, 2022
    • Thanksgiving Night of Worship- November 20, 2022
    • Children’s Christmas Play-December 3-4, 2022
    • Carols and Communion- December 18, 2022
    • Christmas Morning Worship- December 25, 2022, at 10:30 am (No Sunday School that day)

  • Rain or Shine Trunk or Treat is still on!
  • There are bins available in the lobby for candy donations for Trunk or Treat! Please consider helping us reach the community. We expect an increase in families on our campus because of all the new houses in the area.
  • Pastor Johnny will be putting together a team of adults to minister to adults during Trunk or Treat. He will be passing out treats and engaging in conversation. If you are interested in helping with his team, please meet him on October 30 at the GO sign in the sanctuary at 4:00 pm.
  • Our last Midweek Worship for this year is November 3 at 12:00 pm in the gym. Please bring a side dish and a dessert to share! Join us for fellowship, worship, devotion and lunch!
  • Wear your Find + Follow Shirt on November 13!
  • Deacon Nominations will be from November 6- November 20. Please be in the prayer of who God would want you to nominate.
  • Child Dedication is scheduled for November 20 during the morning worship service. If you would like to participate, please fill out the form HERE. If you have any questions, please see Pastor Cole.
  • It’s that time again! Harvest Season here at Crossroads! We are each called to serve and we want you to use your gifts and talents for the Kingdom! For the month of November, be praying about where God wants you to plug in and help in the Mission of Crossroads by signing up to serve. We will have paper copies of our Harvest Form available and an online form as well! If you’d like to know more, contact Josh Threatt at josh@crossroadsbaptist.org
  • Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes will be available in the lobby this Sunday. We will be collecting shoeboxes as a church on November 20 at the altar during the morning worship service. Our goal as a church is 300 shoeboxes. These shoeboxes will be delivered to children around the world.
  • A Gathering for 18-25-Year-Olds in Atlanta:
    Registration is open for Passion 2023! Our young adults will be traveling to State Farm Arena, on January 3rd-5th for Passion 2023. Please let Jesse or Aimee Sprinkle know if you’d like to attend! See our Instagram page for more information and a link to sign up:  @_crossroadsyoungadults_

Ways to Give at Crossroads Baptist Church

  • Visit our website at www.crossroadsbaptist.org/giving and click the red button. There is a G.I.F.T. option to give to as well as your regular tithes and offerings.
  • Text cbcspartanburg to 833-245-6038
  • At church in person
  • Via bank transfer directly from your own bank account

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • This month’s preschool theme is Hole in One! Preschoolers will learn that just as a golfer has to plan his shots, the Lord has plans for each of them! The elementary theme for the month is Cliffhanger: Grow with Grit. In this theme, elementary schoolers will learn how to trust in the Lord and rely on Him when things get tough. We hope you’ll join us this month!
  • Fall Calendars for the Children’s Ministry are available at the Check-In desk.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • Sunday, October 30- No One80 Fueled (Please join us at Trunk or Treat!)

Deacons Of The Week:
DJ Neubauer
864-529-8377
Doug Thompson
706-540-6261

General Fund: $12,870.98
Designated: $1,240.00
GIFT: $150.00

Worship Attendance: 289

COMPASS 10/23/2022

Options for church on Sunday:
-Sunday School begins at 9:15 am
-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!

  • There will be a children’s ministry volunteer meeting on October 23, immediately following church. It is highly important for you to attend if you serve within the children’s ministry in any capacity. Lunch will be provided. While there won’t be any childcare for the meeting, you are welcome to have your children stay and eat with you.
  • SAVE THE DATES:
    • Churchwide Thanksgiving Lunch- November 13, 2022
    • Thanksgiving Night of Worship- November 20, 2022
    • Carols and Communion- December 18, 2022
    • Christmas Morning Worship- December 25, 2022, at 10:30 am (No Sunday School that day)

  • There are bins available in the lobby for candy donations for Trunk or Treat! Please consider helping us reach the community. We expect an increase in families on our campus because of all the new houses in the area.
  • Sign up for a trunk in the lobby this Sunday morning. We are asking each trunk to bring 500 pieces per car.
  • Pastor Johnny will be putting together a team of adults to minister to adults during Trunk or Treat. He will be passing out treats and engaging in conversation. If you are interested in helping with his team, please meet him on October 30 at the GO sign in the sanctuary at 4:00 pm.
  • Deacon Nominations will be from November 6- November 20. Please be in the prayer of who God would want you to nominate.
  • Child Dedication is scheduled for November 20 during the morning worship service. If you would like to participate, please fill out the form HERE. If you have any questions, please see Pastor Cole.
  • A Gathering for 18-25-Year-Olds in Atlanta:
    Registration is open for Passion 2023! Our young adults will be traveling to State Farm Arena, on January 3rd-5th for Passion 2023. Please let Jesse or Aimee Sprinkle know if you’d like to attend! See our Instagram page for more information and a link to sign up:  @_crossroadsyoungadults_

Ways to Give at Crossroads Baptist Church

  • Visit our website at www.crossroadsbaptist.org/giving and click the red button. There is a G.I.F.T. option to give to as well as your regular tithes and offerings.
  • Text cbcspartanburg to 833-245-6038
  • At church in person
  • Via bank transfer directly from your own bank account

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • This month’s preschool theme is Hole in One! Preschoolers will learn that just as a golfer has to plan his shots, the Lord has plans for each of them! The elementary theme for the month is Cliffhanger: Grow with Grit. In this theme, elementary schoolers will learn how to trust in the Lord and rely on Him when things get tough. We hope you’ll join us this month!
  • Fall Calendars for the Children’s Ministry are available at the Check-In desk.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • Sunday, October 23- No One80 Fueled (Judgement House)
  • Sunday, October 23– Judgement House REGISTER HERE
  • Signup for Winter Conference HERE

Deacons Of The Week:
Olin Mintz
864-804-8456
Eddie Wyatt
864-205-1848

General Fund: $20,848.66
Designated: $576.20

Worship Attendance: 276

COMPASS 10/16/2022

Options for church on Sunday:
-Sunday School begins at 9:15 am
-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 will be having a special meeting at 9:15 am on Sunday morning for a Q & A in the gym. Please make plans to join us. We will be talking about what the Lord is calling our church to do as we pray about these next steps. There will be index cards provided if you have a question that you would like to ask anonymously.
  • There will be a children’s ministry volunteer meeting on October 23, immediately following church. It is highly important for you to attend if you serve within the children’s ministry in any capacity. Lunch will be provided. While there won’t be any childcare for the meeting, you are welcome to have your children stay and eat with you.

  • SAVE THE DATES:
    • Trunk or Treat-October 30, 2022 5:00-6:30 pm
    • Churchwide Thanksgiving Lunch- November 13, 2022
    • Thanksgiving Night of Worship- November 20, 2022
    • Carols and Communion- December 18, 2022
  • There are bins available in the lobby for candy donations for Trunk or Treat! Please consider helping us reach the community. We expect an increase in families on our campus because of all the new houses in the area.
  • Sign up for a trunk in the lobby this Sunday morning. We are asking each trunk to bring 500 pieces per car.
  • We will be passing out door hangers for Trunk or Treat on Wednesday, October 19, 2022. Please join us as we invite those in our community to our campus, we need help!
  • Child Dedication is scheduled for November 20 during the morning worship service. If you would like to participate, please fill out the form HERE. If you have any questions, please see Pastor Cole.
  • A Gathering for 18-25-Year-Olds in Atlanta:
    Registration is open for Passion 2023! Our young adults will be traveling to State Farm Arena, on January 3rd-5th for Passion 2023. Please let Jesse or Aimee Sprinkle know if you’d like to attend! See our Instagram page for more information and a link to sign up:  @_crossroadsyoungadults_

Ways to Give at Crossroads Baptist Church

  • Visit our website at www.crossroadsbaptist.org/giving and click the red button. There is a G.I.F.T. option to give to as well as your regular tithes and offerings.
  • Text cbcspartanburg to 833-245-6038
  • At church in person
  • Via bank transfer directly from your own bank account

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • This month’s preschool theme is Hole in One! Preschoolers will learn that just as a golfer has to plan his shots, the Lord has plans for each of them! The elementary theme for the month is Cliffhanger: Grow with Grit. In this theme, elementary schoolers will learn how to trust in the Lord and rely on Him when things get tough. We hope you’ll join us this month!
  • Fall Calendars for the Children’s Ministry are available at the Check-In desk.

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org

  • Sunday, October 16- One80 Fueled 5:30-7:15 pm
  • Sunday, October 23– Judgement House REGISTER HERE
  • Signup for Winter Conference HERE

Deacons Of The Week:
Jason Towery
864-838-6322
Ronnie Emory
864-504-2595

General Fund: $6,754.70
Designated: $3,233.72

Worship Attendance: 318

COMPASS 05/22/2022

Options for church on Sunday:
-Sunday School begins at 9:15 am
-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!

  • SAVE THE DATE: Vacation Bible School– June 1-3, 2022

To learn more visit: https://crossroadsbaptist.org/vbs/

Register your child(ren) here: CLICK HERE

Saturday, May 28- VBS Decorating Day at 9:00 am. Please let Heather Hinchliffe know if you are available to help.

We need peanut-free cookies, please consider donating if you can.

  • Food Pantry will have a lot of missing volunteers on May 21. If you are interested in serving, please contact Nicole Neubauer.
  • There will be no Sunday night activities for adults and children until the Fall. Youth will still be meeting on Sunday nights, pay attention to your emails to get details about youth services.
  • All men are invited to our last Wednesday Night Men’s Meat-ing this coming Wednesday evening (May 25) at 6 pm at the church to celebrate our Men At Crossroads (MAC) Ministry and to learn more about Men’s Ministry summer opportunities/activities. We will have a guest cooker/griller/speaker. The menu includes ribs, chicken, and all the fixin’s. The cost is $10 per man – can’t beat that! Bring a folding chair and join in on the fun and fellowship. All we need is a headcount – so reach out to Doug Thompson {(706) 540-6261} and let him know you are coming.
  • All ladies are invited to join us for our Kickoff to Summer Party on Wednesday, May 25 at 6:15 pm. Please RSVP to Erin Morris, dinner will be provided so we need a headcount!
  • Card Ministry meets on Wednesday night from 5:30-7:30 pm and Prayer Group meets at 10:00 am on Friday morning.
  • Please register your D-Group/Life Group with the church office by filling out this form: CLICK HERE
  • Please pick up a baby bottle in the lobby to collect donations for the Cherokee Pregnancy Center. We will be collecting from Mother’s Day to Father’s Day. You will turn your bottle full of change back in to be taken to the CPC.
  • Our next Midweek Worship is scheduled for June 2 at noon.

Ways to Give at Crossroads Baptist Church

  • Visit our website at www.crossroadsbaptist.org/giving and click the red button. There is a G.I.F.T. option to give to as well as your regular tithes and offerings.
  • Text cbcspartanburg to 833-245-6038
  • At church in person
  • Via bank transfer directly from your own bank account

CROSSROADS KIDS 
Cole Jones (birth-5th grade) cole@crossroadsbaptist.org
· If you’re interested in helping sponsor kids to go to camp this summer, check out the awesome fundraiser opportunity in the lobby!
· Preschoolers are starting a new series for the month of May called Scavenger Hunt! This series will have preschoolers focus on exploring God’s creation and how they fit in God’s world. Elementary schoolers are also starting a new series for the month of May called Bounce Back! In this series, Elementary schoolers will be learning about a big word called “Resilience.” This theme will also focus on how when they get knocked down, the Holy Spirit can help them get back up again. We hope your children will join us in the Children’s Ministry this month!

ONE80 STUDENTS
Michael Evans (6th- 12th grade) michael@crossroadsbaptist.org
· Sunday, May 22: Eastside Baptist Church for their “Summer Bash – EXALT Youth Rally REGISTER YOUR CHILD HERE
· Graduate Sunday: May 22 during the morning worship service

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

General Fund: $5,313.06

Designated: $380.41
Worship Attendance: 263