This Week at Crossroads
NEXT STEPS CLASS
NEXT STEPS Class and Lunch today. If you registered to attend today’s Next Steps session, please meet in the Fellowship Hall immediately following the service.
If you are interested in ministering to families affected by Hurricane Florence, we suggest Tennessee Baptist Disaster Relief or Samaritan’s Purse at this time. These organizations are fully in place and already helping. Please visit these ministries at samaritanspurse.org/disaster/hurricane-florence/ or tndisasterrelief.org/contributions/ to donate. We will continue to monitor the specific needs and update you on ways you can be even more involved.
LIFE CHOICES BANQUET
Life Choices Annual Banquet is Thursday October 25, 6:30 PM at Germantown Baptist Church. We have 24 seats reserved this year. There is no charge for the meal, but a request for financial support will be made that evening. If you interested in supporting Life Choices or interested in knowing more about this ministry, please reserve your seat by calling the church office at 309-7777. The deadline to reserve your seat is Monday, October 15.
FALL FAMILY FESTIVAL
The annual Fall Family Festival will be held on Saturday, October 27 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. There will be free hotdogs, Lickety Split ice cream, games, inflatables, a petting zoo, a train, “Trunk ‘r Treat” and more! Invite your friends and neighbors to join us for this time of fun and fellowship. Free ice cream for visitors!
Needed: Candy and Volunteers for the Fall Family Festival! We need your help with candy for this event! Please place candy donations in the boxes available in the Narthex and Children’s Wing.
LADIES DECK THE HALLS RETREAT
Deck the Halls Women’s Retreat, Friday – Saturday, November 9-10. “REJOICE! Do Not Fear” will be the focus of our time together on Friday evening at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville. The bus will depart from the church at 12:00 PM on Friday and return by 8:00 PM Saturday. Cost: $135 for double occupancy / $235 for a single / $285 for Family Discount (when 2 youth stay with one adult). The cost covers retreat expenses, bus transportation, room at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel, meeting room, and Friday evening dinner. Sunday, September 30 is the last day to register. Space is almost completely filled. Register at the Welcome desk today!
The Awana Program continues Wednesday at 6:00 PM.
Awana offers a fun, proven approach for early evangelism and discipleship for ages 2 to 18.
Awana is the place to be Wednesday at 6:00 PM! This week is “Goofy Glasses” night! You know you don’t want to miss this! Join us Wednesday to see what the excitement is all about.
This week, dinner will be catered by Corky’s BBQ with pulled pork, chicken, and all the “fixin’s.” Cost: Adults: $5, Children: $3.
Dinner begins at 4:45 PM, with Awana, Youth, Twenties Bible Study, and Adult Bible studies beginning at 6:00 PM. Adult Choir practice begins at 7:00 PM. Family Wednesday Bible studies continue weekly through November 28, Awana, Student Ministry and TBS will continue through December 5.
A note of appreciation was received from Judy Kuhlman thanking Crossroads for the prayers, phone calls, cards, meals, beautiful flowers, and the love shown to her during Paul’s illness and recent homegoing.
The Brewer family sent a note expressing their gratitude to the Crossroads family for the calls, texts, beautiful flowers, and prayers at the recent homegoing of Melodi’s dad.