The Outreach Team of CROSSROADS is the planning group that helps our church live out our Core Value of Compassion, which reminds us to “model the servant nature of Jesus Christ.” As a team, we support our missionaries, plan special projects, and help plan and support mission trips.
Different organizations CROSSROADS CHURCH supports are listed below, along with the amount we give to each organization. While we take a special offering on the third Sunday of the month, you are welcome to give below. Please select DESIGNATED FUND from the drop down list and indicate which ministry you would like to give to in the MEMO/NOTE section.
Giving Ministries- Jason Oehrlein
Focus and Vision Ministries - Michael & Katie Rivera
Ty & Carolyn Stewart Missionaries to Belgium - $2,000 annually
Nate & Shelly Snodgrass Missionaries to Eastern Europe - $500 annually
RIO BRAVO MINISTRIES, MISSION MEXICO ANNUAL TRIP- $6,000 ANNUALLY
Rio Bravo Ministries is an orphanage that CROSSROADS has partnered with for over 20 years. Every year we go to Mexico and spread love, encouragement and prayer, while helping with any projects they need. In the past we have brought crafts to do with the children, as well as helped with painting and construction.
Also, if you would like to support the mission try financially, the expense is $6,000 you can designate, "OUTREACH: Mission Mexico" in your donation. Any amount is appreciated!
Armful of Love
We partner with 360 Community to provide Christmas gifts for families in Dakota county. If you woule like to volunteer, you can contact the church office at 952-469-PRAY(7729) or firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, if you would like to support us financially, the expense is based on individual donations. You can designate, "OUTREACH: Armful of Love" in your donation any amount is appreciated.
Sandwich Sunday first Sunday of the month to help the homeless of Minneapolis
The Sandwich Man, Allan Law, in Minneapolis has been giving away sandwiches since 1967. He drives the inner city streets every night from 8PM- 11AM giving out sandwiches to anyone in need. His goal is to provide emergency assistance to as many people as possible.
The first Sunday of every month after each service CROSSROADS CHURCH makes sandwiches to support "The Sandwich Man". We ask that you stay after one of our services and donate a few minutes of your time to make a sandwich for those in need.
Sandwich Sunday is run on your donations alone. If you would like to donate meat, cheese, or bags, please contact the church office at 952-469-PRAY(7729) or email@example.com If you would like to give financially the cost is $400 a month and you can designate, "OUTREACH: Sandwich Sunday" in your donation, any amount is appreciated.
CROSSROADS CHURCH Grocery Giveaway
Join us as we give away free food and share the Gospel on the first Saturday of every month at the Inver Grove Heights campus from 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm. We partner with the organization Community Cares to fill a need in the community.
Volunteers are always in need to help sort the food that comes in the truck, aid the community in getting their food, or getting it to their vehicle. Click on the link below for the volunteer schedule. If you would like to give financially the cost is $700 a month and you can designate,
"OUTREACH: Grocery Giveaway" in your donation any amount is appreciated.
Please contact the church office at 952-469-PRAY(7729) or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
COMMUNITY BLOCK PARTIES
Join one or both campuses for our annual Block Party in August! Enjoy a free meal, inflatables, games and more!
If you would like to volunteer, you can contact the church office at 952-469-PRAY(7729) or email@example.com. Also, if you would like to support us financially, the yearly expense is $3000; you can designate, "OUTREACH: Block Party" in your donation.
COMMUNITY MEALS Lakeville Campus
Every Wednesday, during the school year at our Lakeville Campus, we have a community dinner for all who would like to join us. The meal is from 5:30 pm – 6:25 pm. Donations to our Community Meal support are always welcomed and deeply appreciated as we serve nearly 800 people each month!
If you would to volunteer you can contact the church office at 952-469-PRAY(7729) or firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, if you would like to support us financially the cost is $300 per week. You can designate, "OUTREACH: Community Meals" in your donation; any amount is appreciated.