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

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

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Reaching and helping communities around the world.

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

Crossing Inside

Our Inside ministry takes The Crossing behind prison walls.

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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.

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

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Planting seeds of Christ that will last a lifetime.

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After school programming and ministries for preschoolers – 8th grade

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Church Online

Join us for Church Online and join the online community.

Watch

Join live broadcasts or watch and listen to previous sermons.

Visit

We'd love to meet you! Learn more about the Worship Experience.

Locations

Find a Crossing location near you and join us this weekend.

Giving

See the difference you can make through your generosity.

App

Get the OneCrossing app and stay connected.

Get Involved

Kids

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

Resources to equip you, your family, and your Life Group.

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.

More

Log In

Manage your account, register for events, and more.

Crossing Preschool

Planting seeds of Christ that will last a lifetime.

CKX

After school programming and ministries for preschoolers – 8th grade

Events

Find upcoming church-wide events.

“We Thrived with Less”

My husband and I lived a "we get by" lifestyle. We have a house payment, 2 car payments...all the usual bills. Because his job is salary it fell to me to pick up overtime for more money. In October of 2018 I got injured at work. I went from 50+ hours a week to only 30 while on light duty. It was terrifying. We were robbing Peter to pay Paul. Christmas was not good that year. Things weren't looking good. I was not recovering. Surgery was discussed. I was on the verge of losing my job. I finally gave in to a friend of mine who repeatedly invited me to attend church with her. Something in me changed at that service. I jumped in to small group, Bible study, started volunteering, and nagged my daughter until she relented and joined me too. I had surgery in February 2019 and lost my job in May 2019. Because it was a work injury, I receive comp. pay. It's not even close to what I brought home while working. Somehow, it's enough. We struggled sometimes when I was bringing home more pay, and yet here we are, not just getting by, but actually saving money. When covid hit my husband lost his job. Because we had been able to save money, our bills were still paid, groceries were still bought, and we donated to a food pantry. He has since found a new job that he enjoys so much more. I've had another surgery with the possibility of more to come. I know this would have been a disaster that would have led to us losing our home and possibly our cars too, if I hadn't gone to that first service, if she had gotten tired of asking me to join her, if my grandma hadn't taught me to tithe even if I didn't want to. It just doesn't make sense that we thrived with less. God is all over it and I am beyond thankful.

– Michelle, Crossing Online