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Crossing Kids is our ministry for kids ages birth-5th grade.

Youth

Crossing Youth is our student ministry for 6th-12th grade.

College

The Collective is our young adult ministry for 18-29-year-olds.

Life Groups

Find community and grow with other believers through a Life Group.

Serving Opportunities

Make a difference in the lives of others with your skills and talents.

Baptism

Take the next step in your intimate, personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

Tools for Growth

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One Mission

Reaching and helping communities around the world.

Jobs

Bring your skills to life. Explore all of our open positions.

About Us

Our Story

Find out more about the history of The Crossing.

Values & Beliefs

Learn more about what we believe as fully devoted followers of Christ.

Crossing Inside

Our Inside ministry takes The Crossing behind prison walls.

Crossing Worship

Creating an atmosphere that helps people experience God’s presence.

Crossing Camp

Camps and retreats designed to leave you refreshed, renewed, and transformed by God.

Thrift Stores

Our thrift stores provide jobs and fund our community benevolence ministry.

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Planting seeds of Christ that will last a lifetime.

CKX

After school programming and ministries for preschoolers – 8th grade

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Life Group Leader Guide

This Leader Guide will help you lead the conversation with your Life Group when discussing this week’s sermon.

Covenant

Life Group Leader Guide

This Leader Guide will help you lead the conversation with your Life Group when discussing this week’s sermon.

Covenant

Key Things You Heard

  • The Flood Covenant was unconditional.
  • The Covenant with Abraham was unconditional.
  • The Mosaic Covenant was conditional.
  • The Covenant with David. There were conditions with this covenant but not with the ultimate result.
  • The New Covenant. Jesus is the ultimate fulfill the covenants.

Pray

Heavenly Father, in the covenants, we see your faithfulness. In your covenants, we see your love for mankind. In Jesus, we see the fulfillment of all things. We rejoice that through the new covenant, you bring us into the intimate, personal relationship with you that we long to have. In Jesus’ Amen.

Tweetable Moments

“To know about God is not the same as knowing God personally.”

Questions for Conversation

Icebreaker: Do you have a favorite author? Tell us why they are your favorite.

Note: After going through the Life Group Material, it will be a good time to have communion with your Life Group.

  • Read  Genesis 9:8-17. Is this a conditional or unconditional covenant? How do you know? What does this say about God’s love for mankind? How does this inform you in your life today?
  • Read Genesis 15. Who are the two participants in this story? Who participated in the covenant ceremony? (Only God. Abraham watched.) Who is responsible for keeping the covenant. (Only God.)
  • Read  Matthew 26:27-28 and Romans 5:6-8 and John 3:16. What is it that represents the blood of the covenant being poured out in Matthew 26:27-28? How was the blood actually poured out for the covenant? According to Romans 5:6-8, when was the blood poured out for us? Based on these three passages, is the covenant conditional or unconditional? (It starts out unconditional, Jesus is the only one who does the work. But it has a conditional component, which is accepting Jesus as Lord and Savior.)
  • Take time as a group to take communion together.

Now Go Do It

Challenge: Get a better understanding of the role of the covenants in the Bible by taking this training created by RightNow Media called The Covenants in the Bible. https://www.rightnowmedia.org/Training/Post/View/188844

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