Crosswell Baptist Church - The Year of the Family
SUNDAY MORNING SERMONS

Starting in October the Pastor will be bringing a series of
messages on  "How Can We As Christians Make a Difference in
America?"  These messages will challenge us to be dedicated to
our Lord and bold in our faith as we face an ever-changing and
challenging culture in our land.

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WEDNESDAY EVENING ACTIVITIES FOR ALL AGES

 
FOR CHILDREN

AWANA: 3 years thru 5th grade (6:00 to 7:30)

FOR YOUTH

Grades 6th thru 12th with Nathan (6:30-7:30)

FOR ADULTS

Bible Study with the Pastor (6:30-7:30)

Choir Practice (6:30-7:30)

Praise Team Practice (7:45-8:45)

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WAR ROOM
Prayer is a Powerful Weapon

WAR ROOM is a powerful movie on using prayer as a weapon in a
Christian's life.  We will have a five-week Bible study on prayer
taken from themes presented in the movie.  The movie and the study
will be on Sunday nights from 6:00 - 7:00 pm.

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HIGH ATTENDANCE DAY IN SUNDAY SCHOOL
 
October 2, 2016
Breakfast at 8:45 am
Sunday School at 9:30 am

Everyone is invited to enjoy a full breakfast on HIGH ATTENDANCE
DAY in Sunday School and Worship.  The only catch is that you need
to attend Sunday School at 9:30.  There is a class for everyone.
Bring your family and friends as we focus on God's Word in Sunday
School and worship.

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DEACON ELECTION

The church will elect four deacons October 9 at the morning
worship service.  A list of eligible candidates will be available
on October 2.  If you do not want to be on the ballot call the
church office.  Pray for the men God wants to serve as deacons. 

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CHICK-FIL-A NIGHT
October 5
5:00 - 8:00 pm

Come support our youth by eating at Chick-fil-A.  Please let your
cashier know that you are there for Crosswell Baptist Church and
15% of the proceeds will go to our youth ministry! You can go
through the drive thru or dine in.  This is a great time of
fellowship! Thank you for your support!


PIZZA LANE NIGHT
October 25
5:00 - 8:00 pm

Join us for food and fellowship!  A portion of your bill will go to
the Children's Ministry!

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EVERYONE IS INVITED TO THE FALL FESTIVAL

On Sunday, October 30, 2016
5:00 - 7:00 PM
In the Fellowship Hall

There will be games, food, and fun for all ages.  Bring your entire
family.  Prizes will be awarded for best costumes.  Please wear
costumes appropriate for the church fall festival.  Don't miss an
exciting night of fellowship.

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MONTHLY FOOD DRIVE
 
Our monthly food drive will be Sunday, October 30.  Please bring
non-perishable food items for United Ministries in Sumter.  Canned
meats are always in demand.

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CHURCH HOMECOMING
November 13, 2016

Homecoming is going to be special as Zakk Rohrlack and his family
share the day with us.  He is presently serving as Middle School
Pastor at Riverland Hills Baptist Church in Columbia.  Zakk will be
bringing the message. 

Another treat will be a quartet of our own members.  Mike Ardis,
Stan Ardis, Kenny Brice and Kenny Fenters will be singing as a
quartet during the service.

A potluck dinner will follow worship.  The church will provide fried
chicken and drinks.  Bring your favorite vegetables, desserts and
casseroles to share with everyone.

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REUNION FELLOWSHIP

On Saturday, November 12, at 6:00 pm, a fellowship will be held at
the church for all former young people who were a part of the youth
ministry when Zakk Rohrlack was involved in the youth group.  Food
will be provided.  Contact Nathan Timmons for more information.

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SENIOR MINISTRY

The KEENAGERS will meet Tuesday, October 11 at 11:00 am in the
Fellowship Hall.  Roland Russell and Angela English will show their
bird houses and wreaths handiwork.  Please bring a covered dish
to share.

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WOMEN'S MINISTRY

WMU Meetings

The Bible Study Group will meet Thursday, October 6 at 3:00 pm in the
Fellowship Hall.

The Current Missions Group will meet Wednesday, October 19 at 10:30 am
at Brookdale Senior Living.

The Baptist Young Women will meet Monday, October 17 at 6:30 pm in the
home of Teresa Harris.

All women of the church are invited to join a WMU group.

Widow's Luncheon

All of Crosswell's widows are invited to attend a luncheon in your honor on
Saturday, October 22 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.  We will enjoy a time of
fellowship with games, door prizes, pampering and a delicious salad luncheon.

Please RSVP to the church office (803-775-2489) by Wednesday,
October 19 if you plan to attend.

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YOUTH MINISTRY
 
Wednesday Nights 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
This night is high intensity with games, fun, and object
lessons that help our Bible Study topics sink in on a visual level.

Sunday Mornings 9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
During this time, our students dive straight into Scripture
and grasp a better understanding of their meanings and truths.
 
Sunday Mornings 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Worship Service
 
Sunday Nights 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
This night is filled with a Worshipful atmosphere.  Youth Praise Band,
in-depth studies of Scripture, and open discussions are a part of this
   service.  These studies are geared to be more heartfelt and devotional.
 
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CHILDREN'S MINISTRY
 
Wednesday Nights 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
 AWANA (Children 3 years old  - 5th Grade)
  
Sunday School 9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
There is a class for everyone!  Come see us in the
Children's Building!  Can't wait to see you!
 
Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
 
Sunday Night  Children's Choir 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Now that school is back in full swing, make sure you are putting
Children's Choir on your calendar each week!  Our practices are
a very important time for us to work together for our musical in
December!

Children's Choir meets in the Children's Building each Sunday night!