Overcoming Evil With Good

June 05, 2017, By: Dana Cramer

“Do not be overcome with evil, but overcome evil with good.” Romans 12:21 Why do we need recovery? Why after 31 years am I still in recovery? I don’t know about you, but after all these years the truth is I still can’t fix myself but I know who can. There is one God and […]

Daring Faith: Year One

June 04, 2017, By: Crossroads Church

DARING FAITH is about BLESSING people. We want to be a church that is known for BLESSING PEOPLE. Anyway we can, we want to be about BLESSING people; doing things for others. That’s what DARING FAITH is about and it’s where JOY is found. Now there are all kinds of research on this. Gender has […]

Don’t Take Faith For Granted

May 29, 2017, By: Dana Cramer

“Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.” John 15:13 To be honest I admit that sometimes I take my faith for granted and my country as well. As I reflect on this Memorial Day many thoughts and memories come to my mind. It all starts with Jesus; […]

Forgive

May 22, 2017, By: Dana Cramer

“Do not judge others, and God will not judge you; do not condemn others, and God will not condemn you; forgive others, and God will forgive you.” Luke 6:37 I have been reading devotionals, my bible, and listening to sermons this last week about forgiveness. Tonight in my CR 12-step group we will be discussing […]

Let Go of the Rope

May 15, 2017, By: Dana Cramer

“Do not repay anyone evil for evil. Be careful to do what is right in the eyes of everybody. If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone.” Romans 12:17-18 Have you ever found yourself struggling with someone about something and neither of you can make any head […]

Hands and Feet

May 08, 2017, By: Dana Cramer

“Isn’t it obvious that God-talk without God-acts is outrageous nonsense?” James 2:17 (MSG) “Christ has no body now but yours. No hands, no feet on earth but yours. Yours are the eyes through which he looks compassion on this world. Yours are the feet with which he walks to do good. Yours are the hands […]

Celebrate

May 01, 2017, By: Dana Cramer

“And you will sing as on the night you celebrate a holy festival; your hearts will rejoice as when people go up with flutes to the mountain of the Lord, to the Rock of Israel,” Isaiah 30:29 Celebration seems to be the theme this time of year, sharing the Good News of our Lord and […]

Don’t Give Up

April 24, 2017, By: Dana Cramer

“Anyone who comes to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.” Hebrews 11:6 This Friday marks a special celebration for Celebrate Recovery at Crossroads Church. It’s a celebration of God’s power in the lives of thousands of people who have come through the doors of CR over […]

The Day After

April 17, 2017, By: Dana Cramer

“No one lights a lamp and then covers it with a washtub or shoves it under the bed. No, you set it up on a lamp stand so those who enter the room can see their way. We’re not hiding things: were bringing everything out into the open. So be careful that you don’t become […]

Passion for Compassion

April 10, 2017, 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. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him.” John 3:16-17 Passion Week is upon us and […]