May 20, 2019, By: Dana Cramer

“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 Fear—we have all experienced it—and for some, have been paralyzed by it. Fear, in its many variations, can stop us in our tracks if we […]

Tough Love

May 13, 2019, By: Dana Cramer

“Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” 1 Peter 4:10 What is Tough Love?  Tough love is about loving a person enough to tell them the truth and hold them accountable for their actions. It’s not mean-spirited, judgmental or shaming; […]

The Power of Group

May 06, 2019, By: Dana Cramer

“Two people can accomplish more than twice as much as one; they get a better return for their labor. If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. But people who are alone when they fall are in real trouble…. A person standing alone can be defeated, but two can stand back to […]

No More Secrets

April 29, 2019, By: Dana Cramer

“Let us examine our ways and test them, and let us return to the Lord.” Lamentations 3:40 CR Principle 4: Openly examine and confess my faults to myself, to God, and to someone I trust. Step 4: We made a searching and fearless moral inventory or ourselves. Step 5: We admitted to God, ourselves, and to […]

Recovery Is For Everybody

April 22, 2019, By: Dana Cramer

“I pray that you will understand the incredible greatness of God’s power for us who believe him. This is the same mighty power that raised Christ from the dead…” Ephesians 1:19-20 Holy week was awesome this year and I hope you all spent some time in reading the word, prayer, and meditation. As I was […]


April 15, 2019, By: Dana Cramer

“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.” John 3:16 Easter is fast approaching and churches are gearing up for Good Friday and Easter services. In fact, Celebrate Recovery at Crossroads will have a special Good Friday […]

Lead Pastor Search Update :: April 9, 2019

April 09, 2019, By: Crossroads Church

A week ago, the Crossroads Pastoral Search Team (PST) completed our midpoint call with our Vanderbloemen consultant, Tim. We came away with good direction and information to share with you. It’s been pretty quiet on our end as the Vanderbloemen Search Group (VSG) promotes the position and carefully screens a large field of applicants. And […]

Why Not Me

April 08, 2019, By: Dana Cramer

“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 Where is God in the darkness? He’s right where He is supposed to be; at work in our lives, even when we can’t seem […]

5 Ways to Invite Your Friends to Easter

April 03, 2019, By: Crossroads Church

Easter Weekend is fun! And we want to fill Crossroads with neighbors, friends and guests who will have an unforgettable, hope-filled experience. Here are five easy and effective Facebook tools for spreading the word about our Easter services: ONE: CHANGE YOUR PROFILE PHOTO BADGE Changing your profile badge on Facebook to say ‘Join Me for Easter […]

Don’t Let Fear Control Your Life

April 01, 2019, By: Dana Cramer

“For God has not given us a spirit of fear and timidity, but of power, love, and self-discipline.” 2 Timothy 1:7 I heard a great message on FEAR yesterday at Crossroads, check it out online. Fear happens to be one of my favorite subjects to write about, not because I like it, but because I’ve had so […]