Crosswell Baptist Church - The Year of the Family
HEY PARENTS!  LOOK!
 
Sunday nights in February we will continue with the VALUE-PACKED
PARENTING study at 6:00 p.m. in the sanctuary.  The children are
practicing hard on the musical BACK TO THE CROSS.  And the youth
are beginning a new study SEE THRU LIFE.  Get plugged in to Sunday
nights if you are not, already.
 
Lessons include:
  • The 10 Best Gifts You'll Ever Give Your Kids.
  • How to Listen so Kids Will Talk & How to Talk So Kids Will Listen.
  • Discipline Isn't Spelled P-U-N-I-S-H-M-E-N-T.
  • 10 Ways to Improve Your Child's Self-Confidence
  • Caution: Anger Ahead.
  • Birth Order-and What You Need to Know About It.
  • Standing Up to the New Goliath.
 
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SOUPER BOWL OF CARING
 
Sunday, February 1st is the SOUPER BOWL OF CARING.  Our youth will
be collecting money at the doors following the morning worship service.
Please give at least $1 to help feed those who are in need in Sumter.
 
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SWEETS FOR YOUR SWEET
 
Support our youth in their summer missions by participating in SWEETS
FOR YOUR SWEET on Sunday, February 8th.  You can support by donating
a baked good or gift item.  And you can also support by bidding on the
items at silent auction that Sunday after the morning service.  All funds
raised will go toward the youth’s mission activities for the summer.
 
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OFFERING FOR WORLD HUNGER
 
Every minute around the world, sixteen people die of complications
due to hunger.  Twelve of these are children under five years of age.
Who can make a difference in the fact that thousands are dying from
hunger every day?  WE CAN!  Please give to the OFFERING FOR WORLD
HUNGER during the month of February.  Envelopes will be in the church
bulletin the first  Sunday in February.
 
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SENIOR ADULT MINISTRY
 
The KEENAGERS will meet Tuesday, February 10th at 11:00 a.m. in the
Fellowship Hall.  We will take a look BACKWARD!  Please bring a picture
of yourself when you were young.  Everyone will guess who is who and
the winners will be recognized at the meeting.  DO NOT put your name
on your picture!!!  Please bring a covered dish to share.
 
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MONTHLY FOOD DRIVE
 
Our monthly food drive will be Sunday, February 22nd.  Please
bring non-perishable food items for United Ministries in Sumter.
 
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COMING UP IN MARCH
 
On March 2nd, we will be serving supper at 6:00 p.m. to the
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY volunteers.  Please contact Gail Thompson
if you would like to help.
 
MARK YOUR CALENDER FOR PALM SUNDAY...
Everyone is invited to experience WALK WITH JESUS on Palm Sunday,
March 29th, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Crosswell Baptist Church. It
is a powerfully moving event that guides families along Jesus' foot-
steps during his last days on earth.  TRAVEL TO JERUSALEM FOR
PALM SUNDAY.  SIT DOWN FOR THE LAST SUPPER.  PRAY IN THE
GARDEN OF GETHSEMANE.  DISCOVER THE SACRIFICE OF GOOD
FRIDAY.  CELEBRATE FREEDOM FROM YOUR SINS AT THE EMPTY
TOMB.  Don't miss this exciting opportunity of worship!
 
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HEY KIDS!  WE NEED YOU! 
 
We will soon begin work on an exciting new children's musical BACK TO
THE CROSS.  The goal is to do this on May 3, at the morning worship
service.  We need all of the children of the church to get involved in
this fun production.  Practices will be on Sundays, beginning January 4th,
from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. each week.  There  will be singing and speaking
parts.  Our music minister, Steven Moore, and our children's minister,
Allison McMickell, will be leading the rehearsals. 
 
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THE CHOIR NEEDS YOU!
 
Everyone is invited to join the CHOIR!  Steven is anxious to begin
working with you on Wednesdays from 6:30 - 7:45 pm.  Those who
sang in the choir previously and new choir members are encouraged
to participate.  The choir will be a vital part of the worship service
on Sunday mornings.
 
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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 Bible Study 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
We have fun together playing games and studying God's Word!
 
Hey Kids!  We need you!
 
We are working on an exciting new children's musical BACK TO THE
CROSS.  We need all of the children of the church to get involved in
this fun production.  Practices will be on Sundays, beginning January
4th, from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. each week.    Our music minister, Steven
Moore, and our children's minister, Allison McMickell, will be leading the rehearsals.