Together in the Word (Matthew 1)

This past Sunday (January 20) we studied Matthew 1. Below is a brief outline of the chapter, a few observations we discussed, and a couple applications we made together as we endeavor to “be doers of the word, and not hearers only” (James 1:22). Chapter Outline The genealogy of Jesus (vv. 1-17). The birth of Jesus (vv. 18-25). Observations Two Old …

Leadership Training

We have some big dreams for the next five years! One of the mile markers on that journey we’ve discussed recently is Increased Leadership Capacity. We want to make sure “those with pastoral and teaching gifts are being mentored and prepared to start new house churches in new neighborhoods.” To that end, we are starting three new small groups this …

Love Your Actual Neighbor

Think for a moment: Of you’re immediate neighbors, say the eight closest residences, how many do you know? Could you introduce them by name? Do you know the names of their children? Do you know where they work? Or what they want to do with their lives? In Luke 10 a teacher of the Law asks Jesus, “What shall I do …

The Next Five Years

Tired and frustrated with the chasm between what we’ve been studying in the book of Acts and what our church experience has been, CrossPoint is preparing for some big changes. Here is where we’re going in the next five years. (You can listen to the audio of Pastor Logan sharing this vision here.) Beyond-the-Horizon Vision (5 Years—November 2023) Targeted Transformation through …