This Sunday: Jesus Our Priest
The Old Testament is filled with examples of men who imperfectly served God’s people as prophet, priest, or king (sometimes maybe in two of those roles), but Christ perfectly fulfills all three. Last week, we kicked off our series on these “offices” of Christ with a look at how Jesus is the truer and greater Prophet. Do yourself a favor and listen to Tyler’s sermon here. This week, we continue our series by considering how Jesus is the truer and greater Priest.
On Sunday, we’ll also have the privilege of seeing a brother baptized! So, come ready to hear from the Lord as we worship together. This Sunday (like every Sunday) would be a good week to invite a friend or neighbor as well.
Grace & peace,
Updating Our Member Directory || If you are a member of CrossPointe, please update your information for our directory. (It only takes a few minutes, and you can update your picture, too!) Click here!
Women’s Ornament Exchange (Tonight, 6–8 p.m.) || Bring a (wrapped) $5 ornament to swap and a dish to share! Childcare will be available for those who need it. Sign up online.
Children’s Ministry Training (Dec. 9, 9 a.m.) || Let us equip you with everything you need to serve the children and families of CrossPointe! Childcare will be provided. Contact Cristin Wise to sign up.
KidKeeper Training (Dec. 9 & 12) || We’re refreshing KidKeeper policies and procedures and need all KKs (current or prospective) to attend one of two “re-orientations” (meal provided!)—Dec. 9 after worship or Dec. 12 at 6:30 p.m. Childcare will not be provided. RSVP to Alyson Wiggins today. [Note: KidKeepers are different from Children’s Ministry volunteers who serve on Sunday mornings.]
Drop and Shop (Dec. 15, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.) || Run errands while we watch your kids (4 years–5th grade)! We’ll have lunch and plenty of fun activities to enjoy together. Consider donating a gift to Highland Church’s Christmas store (see below). RSVP online.
Young Adult Christmas Party (Dec. 15, 6:30–9 p.m.) || Bring your favorite Christmas dessert and a $10 white elephant gift. Holiday attire is strongly encouraged. Meet at the home of Dan & Andrea Reese (72 Stoneridge Ct., Cataula). RSVP to Andy Reese.
Highland Church Christmas Store || Between now and Dec. 16, we’re collecting toys (ages 5–8) for Highland to sell at a discount. (Please drop off gifts in the foyer.) Find wish-list(s) here, sign up to volunteer here, or contact Cristin Wise with questions!
No Children’s Ministry (Dec. 23 & 30) || Bring your children into the sanctuary as we worship the Lord together!
Christmas Eve Service (Dec. 24, 5:30 p.m.) || CrossPointe and Mid Tree Church will gather to celebrate the birth of Christ through Scripture and song. Children can wear their pj’s, and we’ll have cider and cookies, too!
Youth Winter Retreat (Dec. 29–Jan. 1) || Ski ($290), snowboard ($300), or just hang out ($150) with us in Winterplace, W. Va. Payment is due Dec. 15. Register online or contact Tyler Kirkpatrick if you have any questions or would like to sponsor a student.
CrossCon (Jan. 2–5) || All 18–25-year-olds are invited to join us in Louisville for this missions conference. Contact Springer Cain for more information.
Women’s Study: Wisdom Books (Tues., 10–11:30 a.m., Jan. 8–Mar. 5) || We’ll study the Psalms and Wisdom books using Nancy Guthrie’s The Wisdom of God (in the Resource Room). Sherry Duncan and Elayne Saucier will lead, and childcare will be available. RSVP to Elayne.
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