Join the Kidz Praize choir on Jingle Bell Becah as they celebrate the joy of Christmas in this “sing-off” spectacular! You won’t want to miss a single note of the beachy melodies that will remind you that, because of Christmas, God is with us, no matter how bad the storms of life become.
We believe a strong church is a church that prays. Throughout the year we give the men of Crossway an opportunity to come together and spend time praying for our church and for each other.
We want to invite you to join a time of strengthening as you can share your prayer requests and lift up others in prayer. The cost is $3 and first time guests eat free.
GriefShare is a weekly video seminar featuring some of the nation's foremost experts on grief recovery topics. The seminar features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include, "Is This Normal?," "The Challenges of Grief" and "Guilt and Anger" to name a few.
The Spring semester begins Thursday, January 11 at 6:30pm in the Pastor's Reception room. Registration is $20 per person for course materials.
For any questions, you contact Karen Bisher at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Detours can leave you feeling temporarily stalled and slowed down. Join us as we will be sharing biblical principles of how God will often take you from you where you are now to where He wants you to go.
Join us for this night of encouragement and strengthening with other women! The cost is $5 per person and you can register up to four guests. There is no childcare for this event.
Registration deadline is Sunday, January 14.
We are returning to KC for READY18 as well as a Tedashii concert at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. The cost is $50/student and includes the conference, transportation, lunch on Saturday and lodging. Meal money is needed for students for dinner on Friday night and a pit stop break on our return trip home ($15-20 is recommended). There will also be resources and items available for sale at the conference.
This is an event for 7th - 12th grade. Students will need permission to leave school early in order for us to make it to the conference on time at Midwestern.
We will depart from Crossway at 1pm on Friday, January 26 (Students need to eat lunch before they arrive at church). We will return to Crossway around 6:30pm on Saturday, January 27.
Questions? Contact Lisa Brown at email@example.com.
Early Registration / $25 / November 1 - January 21
Regular Registration / $30 / January 22 - February 5
“Time is everything; five minutes make the difference between victory and defeat,” said the great naval conqueror Admiral Horatio Nelson. “Victory,” the 2018 Crossway Men’s Conference will be two days of much time devoted to equipping men to live victorious lives in Christ. Kicking off with a steak dinner Friday night, the conference will include stirring messages from gifted Bible teachers and inspiring worship. Men will be energized as they fellowship with brothers in Christ and learn keys to “Victory!”
T-shirts are not included in the price and can be purchased separately at the event.
For any questions about this event, please contact Karen Bisher at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jesus Strong. That is how we are called to walk. So join us for a women's conference that will leave you not simply inspired, but compelled to put on your warrior boots and live the Jesus strong life you were meant for.
Early Registration / $25 until February 28
Regular Registration / $30 from March 1-18
Childcare is available for $10 for the first child and $5 for each additional child (you can register up to four children).
The Crossway Choir & Orchestra present the "House of Bread." It is a Christmas musical your family will love that shares the real focus and meaning of Christmas: the birth of Jesus.
Performances will be Thursday - Sunday evenings at 7pm. The event is completely free with childcare provided for children under the age of two.
Upward is designed to build age appropriate character and skill development both on and off the court. Our desire is to use this recreational program to help teach students the message of the gospel and what it means to live a Christ-centered life.
Alternative Evaluation: December 2 between 9am - 12pm
For any questions about Upward Sports at Crossway, please contact Bryan Livingston at email@example.com.
This event is for children aged birth-5th grade. The cost is $10 for the first child and $5 for each additional child (you can register up to four children). Pizza, crafts, and fun will be provided for all participants. Middle school students can also register for Open Gym at no additional cost.
5:45 - 6:00pm / Drop off in the KidZone Area
6:00 - 8:45pm / Your date night!
8:45 - 9:00pm / Pick up in the KidZone Area
Registration for this event is closed. For any questions, please contact Shelly Wallin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Operation Christmas Child is filling shoeboxes with fun items and sending them around the world so that children can learn about Jesus. Pick up your shopping list from the OCC table and return items to the table by Sunday, November 12.
Some important information for you to note as you begin "packing," there have been some changes made this year. The items Samaritan Purse is requesting we do not include in our shoeboxes are:
- Candy and toothpaste
- War-related items
- Seeds, chocolate or food
- Liquids or lotions
- Breakable items (such as snow globes or glass containers)
- Aerosol cans
The cost for shipping has increased to $9 per shoebox this year.
Questions? Contact Deanna Crawford at email@example.com.
November 10 at 6:30pm / Student Center Gym
We are going back to the 80's! Come dressed in 1980 style and enjoy appetizers, games, music and more! Everyone will need to bring a t-shirt to paint on. The shirt can be old or new, white or colored, you decide!
Registration for this event is now closed. For any questions, contact Lisa Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Fall Senior Adult Banquet will be Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 5pm in the Student Center Gym. A delicious meal will be followed by the inspiring testimony of Duane and Iris Blue of Murchison, Texas who have been featured on Focus On The Family.
Registration for this event is closed.
For any questions, please contact Karen Bisher at email@example.com or contact the church office at 417-865-7311.
Our Parent-Child Dedication is held twice a year for parents that are members of Crossway. There will be a special time of recognition during both the 9:30 and 11:00 worship services on October 22nd as an opportunity for you to dedicate yourselves to raise your child in a home centered on Jesus Christ. This time of dedication and recognition is only for children under the age of two.
Sign up for this event is closed.
For any questions, contact Shelly Wallin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Saturday, October 14th from 11am to 3pm, we will be hosting our annual Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat event! This is for families of children from birth to grade 5.
Join us for inflatables, games, food and candy! The event is completly free!
Questions about this event? Contact Bryan Livingston at email@example.com.
You’re invited to join us for our Middle School Back to School Night at Crossway Baptist Church. This event is completely free and will include food, activities, giveaways and special guest, Brent “The Stunt Guy.”
For grades 6-8 (17-18 School Year)
Begins at 6:30pm / Pick up at 9:15pm
Located in the Student Center Gym
For any questions, contact Lisa Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mocha (Mothers of Crossway Helping One Another) is a ministry designed to help moms of all ages and stages connect with each other. We do this by providing the opportunity for support, encouragement and fellowship through Christ centered discussion and interactions. We meet on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday morning of each month during the school year from 9:30 until 11:30.
The annual registration cost is $30 which includes childcare and all needed resources and materials. Our first meeting will be September 5th. The deadline to register is September 3.
For any questions about Mocha, please contact Shelly Wallin at email@example.com.
For Parents Of Incoming 6th Grade Students
There will be an informational meeting for students/parents of students entering 6th grade this fall. The meeting will take place on August 6 at 12:15pm in the Student Center Gym. The meeting will be led by the Minister of Middle School, Kevin Hayes, and should end around 1:30pm.
Lunch will be provided.
Students and families are welcome to attend.
Childcare is not provided.
Registration for this event is closed.
Mark your calendars and plan for an incredible weekend with energetic worship, practical preaching and crazy fun games and activities.
This weekend is often a life-changing time where many students make decisions for Christ, build strong relationships and grow closer in their walk with God.
- For students who have completed 6th - 8th grade for the 16-17 school year.
- Shirt is included in registration cost.
- Departing from South Parking Lot on Friday, July 28 at 8am
High School Mission Trip
All high school students are welcome to join us for this year's mission trip, "The Convergence" hosted at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.
Students will have the opportunity to work, serve and share the gospel with people in the Louisville community. Our prayer is this trip will help embolden our students to confidentially share the gospel in their everyday lives and grow in a closer relationship with God.
The cost of the trip is $200 per student. We do require a deposit and notarized medical release form in order to secure your student's place on this trip (Need help notarizing? Contact Us)
$50 Deposit & Notiarized Medical Release Forms Due Sunday, June 4.
$75 Due By Sunday, June 18.
$75 Due By Sunday, July 9.
Depart: Sunday, July 16 at 2:30pm
Return: Friday, July 21 at 3:00pm
Mission Trip Payment
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Mission in the City is an opportunity for middle school students (6-8 Grade) to serve the community of Springfield through service projects and gospel-outreach opportunities. We divide our students into adult led teams to work in different areas and projects throughout the week. As the time for the event gets closer, we will let you know where your student will be serving.
The week will conclude with a celebration on Friday at Incredible Pizza (please know, only students who participate in the entire week qualify for the Incredible Pizza celebration).
We are excited for how God is going to use our students to make an impact on our community! We are still working on finalizing all of the projects for the Mission in the City week. For updates, you can stay connected on the Middle School Parent Page on The City.
July 10-14 / 6:00-8:30pm
Cost is $20 per student
Various locations around Springfield
Registration for this event is closed.
Join us each Wednesday from 10-11am during the Summer as your kids can enjoy a time where they'll hear stories from The Big Picture Story Bible and activities to correspond with the story. Families are welcome and invited to gather on the playground afterwards.
This event is free and everyone is welcome to join us! If you know you're planning on attending, let us know below:
Make plans and join us on Saturday, May 20 at 6pm for the Kidz Praize Musical, "Star Quest," in the Student Center Gym. This musical has a powerful gospel message and our Kidz Praize team is excited to share it with you!
We hope you can attend. You won't want to miss it!