Crosswell Baptist Church - The Year of the Family
GIVING THROUGH THE
 ANNIE ARMSTRONG OFFERING
 
Connects you with the vision and mission of reaching North America for Christ.
 
Raises up the future missionary force by investing in NAMB’s farm system student missionaries.
 
Grows the number of new church plants.
 
Creates opportunities for evangelism and church planting to intersect broken
lives, offering the hope found only in Christ.
 
Provides for the needs of missionaries. More than 2,500 missionary families are
serving in the United States, Canada, and their territories.
 
Financially fuels the North American Mission Board’s mission.
 
Offerings for the North American Mission Board for Annie Armstrong can be given
throughout the month of March.
 
Week of Prayer for North American Missions and the Annie Armstrong Easter
Offering is March 1-8, 2015.
 
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SPECIAL PALM SUNDAY SERVICE
 
Everyone is invited to experience Walk With Jesus on Palm Sunday,
March 29, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Crosswell Baptist Church.  It is a
powerfully moving event that guides families along Jesus' footsteps
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!  Bring someone with you.
 
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EGG HUNT FOR KIDS
 
Saturday, April 4
10:00 - 11:30 am
 
 
for all children
birth through 5th grade
 
 
There will be the egg hunt, Bible story time and refreshments.
 
 
Please bring candy-filled eggs by Sunday, March 29th
 
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EASTER SUNDAY
April 5th
 
Sunrise Service will be at 7:00 a.m. on the front lawn of the church
 
 
Breakfast immediately following the service
 
Following Breakfast
 
Bible Study (Sunday School)
9:30-10:15 a.m.
 
Easter Worship Service
10:30 a.m.
 
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WOMEN'S MINISTRY
 
Wreaths and Refreshments
 
 
All ladies are invited for a fun afternoon of fellowship, light refreshments,
and learning a new skill…making beautiful wreaths to decorate your home
or give to a friend. It’s the perfect event for your friends to come and join
you here at Crosswell!
 
When? Saturday, March 28 (2 pm – 4 pm)
Where? Crosswell Baptist Fellowship Building
Who? All ladies interested in learning the art of wreath-making
 
If you plan to join us, think about what kind of wreath you would like to make
(Spring, Easter, USC, Clemson, etc.) and bring the supplies that you need to
make your own beautiful creation:
 
Wreath form – check out the Gift Garden or Carolina Pottery (We have
 a volunteer to pick up some in Columbia, but need your name and color of
wreath desired ASAP!)
 
*  2 coordinating colors of mesh (21 in. X 30 ft.) – you can find the mesh
at Michael’s (use the coupon in Sunday’s paper to save), Hobby Lobby, or
Carolina Pottery
 
Accessories for your wreath (butterflies, Easter eggs, wooden letters,
etc. – some items will have metal clips or easily bent metal sticks to aid
in attaching them. You can find all kinds of accessories at Michael’s, Dollar
General, Dollar Tree, Big Lots, Maxway, Hobby Lobby, and Carolina Pottery)
 
Wired ribbons – Plan on using 2-3 different ribbons on your wreath (chevron, striped, dots, etc.)
 
  Pipe cleaners or wire – to attach ribbons and accessories
 
Be sure to sign up to secure your spot!!
 
 
COMING UP IN JULY...
 
VBS FOR WOMEN
 
     On Friday, July 17 and Saturday, July 18, 2015, Reclaiming Hearts Ministries
     is hosting a free event called VBS for Women.  Denise Hildreth Jones, an
     author (Savannah from Savannah is one of her books) and powerful Bible Study
     teacher will share a message of the redeeming power of God and the beauty of
     our God designed hearts.
 
     Hosted by Bethesda Church of God (2730 Broad Street, Sumter), this is a FREE
     and fun event for WOMEN who often forget that they need nurturing, too! In these
     power packed two days, WOMEN are ministered to by beautiful worship, powerful
     testimonies, hilarious skits, awesome door prizes and illustrated lessons that for a
     few hours give their adult hearts permission to feel like a kid!
 
     Mark your calendars and watch for further information, including the time of
     the events, in your Crosswell Newsletter and make plans to attend this fatastic
     ministry event that is coming to SUMTER! Cindy Timmons is the Crosswell leader;
     let her know if you are interested in helping.
 
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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!
 
 
VBS
 
Vacation Bible School will be coming up in June (7 - 11).