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I am excited to announce that on Sunday, March 8th, after the first service at my church, I will be getting baptized! About time, right? I accepted Christ as my Lord and Savior at a young age but I had never known the importance of baptism. 193 more words

The scripture for today, March 5, is Titus 3:5 in the New Testament of the Bible:

God is perfectly good and cannot dwell with imperfection. How, then, can we ever live with him in his heaven? 247 more words



The lady in the picture is nothing new in my life and for that I have thanked God for the last 27 years.   She did get a new hair cut today! 73 more words


The Importance of Being Baptized

Why Should I Be Baptized?
(1) To follow the example set by Jesus (Mark 1:9)
(2) Because Christ commanded it (Matthew 28:19-20)
(3) It demonstrates that I really am a Christian. 278 more words

For New Believers

Are you new to CrossRoads?

If you’re new to our CrossRoads Community we’d love to talk about the ‘Next steps’ you can take to connect  and grow in your faith. In order to do that, we’ll  be hosting short receptions on March 29 in the chapel,  immediately following each Baptism service. 35 more words

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Mini-Rant from an otherwise Happy Rector - Religious Services for Sale

So, it was another of those “Would you please do my wedding?” phone calls from total strangers.  We all get them.  Weddings are easier than out-of-the-blue baptism requests, usually from grandparents.   1,260 more words

Sermons I Don't Get To Preach

Baby, it's Cold Outside

A full plate kept me from hybernating this winter:  4 BiGeBabies, a three-legged trip to the US, 2 baptisms, a new project, our church advent concert, and plenty of outings whenever the sun shone to pretend like Spring was here. 200 more words

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