Why on Earth is an expression that is used when one is extremely surprised or confused about something. There are certain spiritual principles that govern our earthly lives that simply make no sense.
Why on Earth would you take the lowly place when you could sit at the head of the table? Why on Earth would you give something away when it cost you dearly?
Why on Earth would you break something in half when you can have the whole?
Join us this month as we learn to apply Spiritual principles that answer our
Many women struggle to see their value and tell themselves “I am not enough”. But God sees through your circumstances and unleashes your true worth.
Join us this month as we study women in the Bible who felt unseen, but their encounter with God changed everything.
21 Days of Ask, Listen & Worship is a time where we seek to know the Lord better in every way imaginable. While we meet with Him face to face each day we will experience the overflow of His presence. For almost two decades we have set aside each January to faithfully seek God as we ask, listen and worship. It is through these spiritual disciplines that we trust in His power alone to create lasting impact in our lives, our church, and our world.
Come experience the overflow of God’s presence in your life as we ask, listen & worship!
“Let your roots grow down into Him, and let your lives be built on Him. Then your faith will grow strong in the truth you were taught, and you will overflow with thankfulness.” Colossians 2:7
As a church, we are celebrating 50 years of missions. Fifty years dedicated to sending people to reach the end of the earth for God’s glory and embedded into the DNA of Cross Points Church. A glimpse of our Sanctuary, with the flags of the nations we have sent to and visited, reflects that identity.
The week of missions is a celebration of those 50 years; what God has done, what He is doing, and what He will do around the world. The great news about the God we serve, is
He uses us as a part of His plan, and He can use us as well. That is worth celebrating.
It’s not uncommon to hear “Ilove football” or “Ilove ice cream” or “Ilove the Royals”, but when someone says “Ilovemy church” people think it’s weird. There’s more to loving the church than showing up on an occasional Sunday morning, smiling, and singing.
The Bible gives rich insight into how to live out your love for God’s local church.
Join us as we learn what the Church is and why it matters.
The dictionary defines a hack as “a clever solution to a tricky problem”. Life is filled with tricky problems. From time management to relationships to decision making. Fortunately, for us, the Bible has a book filled with “clever solutions” to these issues.
Join us as we study the book of Proverbs and learn all about God’s life hacks!
Proverbs: Their purpose is to teach people to live disciplined and successful lives, to help them do what is right, just, and fair. – (Proverbs 1:2 NLT)
God is the great protector and loving Father of all orphans.
All Orphans Deserve Justice:
Psalm 10:14 NLT
But you see the trouble and grief they cause.
You take note of it and punish them.
The helpless put their trust in you.
You defend the orphans.
Deuteronomy 10:17-18 NLT
17 “For the Lord your God is the God of gods and Lord of lords. He is the great God, the mighty and awesome God, who shows no partiality and cannot be bribed. 18 He ensures that orphans and widows receive justice. He shows love to the foreigners living among you and gives them food and clothing.
Justice is a fundamental part of God’s character.
Justice: Righting the wrongs that sin causes.
Deuteronomy 10:18 NLT
18 He ensures that orphans and widows receive justice.
The People of God Will Care for Orphans
Ephesians 1:5 NLT
God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure.
I John 4:19 NLT We love because he first loved us.
James 1:27 NLT
27 Pure and genuine religion in the sight of God the Father means caring for orphans and widows in their distress and refusing to let the world corrupt you.
God’s people are called to actively pursue meeting the needs of orphans.
Proverbs 19:17 NLT
If you help the poor, you are lending to the LORD–and he will repay you!