VOLUNTEER FOR VBS
VBS is right around the corner and we need your help! Please consider signing up to volunteer on the clipboard that is being passed around during the service. On the back of each clipboard is a description of the various volunteer roles, so that you know what you’re signing up for. If you have any questions please feel free to ask.
Our next VBS workday for Wellsville and Olean is Saturday, May 28th from 9:00AM—2:00PM (at the campus you attend). The Arcade campus will have their workday on Saturday, June 4th (also 9-2). We will be working on decorations for this year’s VBS.
CROSSTOWN TOGETHER FUN DAY IS JUST 2 WEEKS AWAY!
Our CrossTown Together Fun Day is only 2 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, the Olean and Wellsville campuses have been asked to bring a side-dish or dessert.
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 dinner. For more information you can email, firstname.lastname@example.org or your campuses information wall.
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 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.
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.
MISSION MOMENT—GREAT COMMISSION SUNDAY, JUNE 5th
Our world is in desperate need of good news. As followers of Christ, we have been commissioned to proclaim the truth of His Word to the whole earth. As an Alliance family, we take this call seriously. With all the causes worthy of your support, you could choose to train future leaders, provide critical medical care, proclaim freedom in Christ, plant new churches, dig clean water wells, restore broken marriages, help those devastated by war and disaster, or disciple new believers. Or you can choose to do ALL these things simultaneously with your gift to the Great Commission Fund on June 5th (Our Great Commission Day). Thank you for your generosity. Here’s a glimpse of just some of what God is accomplish in a remote village in Senegal…