HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY—DON’T FORGET TO FILL OUT YOUR CONNECTION CARD
At the end of today’s service we will be giving away a basket of blessings for one lucky mom at each of our services/campuses. We will be drawing a name from the connection cards that are turned in, and so in order to have a chance to win, you’ll need to fill out your connection card. We also will be giving away a prize to the mom who has the most kids. So, please indicate on the front of your connection card how many kids you have. Thank you and have a Happy Mother’s Day!
CROSSTOWN TOGETHER FUN DAY IS JUST 3 WEEKS AWAY!
Our CrossTown Together Fun Day is only 3 weeks away! Please make plans to join us on Sunday, May 29th at the Arcade Campus for one combined service. Following the service, we will head over to the Arcade Fire Hall for some food, fellowship, and the always-popular CrossTown Campus Challenge! This CrossTown Together Day will feature FREE CHICKEN BARBECUE!!! If you’re able to bring a dish-to-pass, the Olean and Wellsville campuses have been asked to bring a side-dish or dessert. We hope to see you there for this great service!
VBS is right around the corner and we need your help! Please consider signing up to volunteer to help with VBS. If we received a letter from the church, we need you to send that letter back indicating your interest. Next week, during the service, we will be passing around a clipboard for people to sign up for certain volunteer positions. In addition, we’re asking for help with our next VBS decoration workday on Saturday, May 14th and May 28th from 9:00AM—2:00PM (at the campus you attend). Thank you for all your help! VBS is not about a week, it’s about an eternity.
COMMUNITY YARD SALE DAY—OLEAN CAMPUS
On Saturday, May 21st starting at 9:00AM, the Olean Campus will be hosting a community yard sale with all proceeds going towards this year’s VBS. Items that you would like to donate for the sale, can be dropped off at the Olean Campus starting Monday, May 16th (anytime between 9AM and 4PM, most days). Besides selling items, we will also be handing out VBS invites and giving away free hotdogs. If you would like to help with this outreach or have any questions, please see Pastor Andy.
30 HOUR FAMINE—ALL CAMPUS YOUTH EVENT
Roots student ministry will be hosting a 30 hour famine for all campuses (in Wellsville) on May 20th—21st, from 5:00PM on Friday to 7:00PM on Saturday. Students are encourage to raise funds to support World Vision’s effort to end world hunger. Our goal this year is to raise $6,000. Students will participate in games, Bible study, worship, and outreach projects. We will end the famine by having a special communion service, followed by a dinner. For more information you can email, firstname.lastname@example.org or your campuses information wall.
INTERESTED IN BAPTISM?
Our next baptisms will be on Sunday, May 22nd. If you’re interested in getting baptized, please let us know on your connection card and one of the pastors will follow up with you.
UPCOMING MEMBERSHIP CLASS
On Sunday, May 22nd, following the service, we will host a Lunch and brief Class for anyone interested in learning more about membership at CrossTown. Prior to attending this class you will need to watch the membership class videos: crosstownallaince.com/membership. Once you are finished with the videos, fill out the form to reserve your spot.