Monthly Archives: December 2008

Shepherding a Child’s Heart

For years we have recommended the parenting book and the video series by Ted Tripp Shepherding a Child’s Heart as a parent’s best resource for raising their children in a Christian home. Tripp’s ability to bring deep biblical principals to … Continue reading

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A Very Interesting Video

With our occasional series on evangelism in mind, I came across a very interesting video featuring Penn Jillette, of the famous magic act, Penn & Teller.  Penn is a well-known and very outspoken atheist and he’s here discussing an evangelistic … Continue reading

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Reading through the Bible in 2009

As the new year approaches many will be contemplating a reading of  the bible through in 2009. This is a worthwhile goal but one that does not come without some effort to plan for it. Over the years I have … Continue reading

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The Opportunities of Christmas

Every Friday features a post from one of our pastor’s wives specifically for the women of Crossway Church: Every year after the Christmas Eve service our family travels to Philadelphia for a huge Christmas Eve celebration.  We get to my parents’ … Continue reading

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Chrsitmas Eve at Crossway

“For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given;”  Is. 9:6 Last night Crossway joined together for our annual Christmas Eve Service. This year we had a very special performance by the children of Crossway. Led … Continue reading

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Christmas traditions

Traditions are our friends.  They can help keep life’s most important things at front and center. As a father, I am on the hunt for new traditions for my family for Christmas, in particular.  Some recent discoveries:     The Heitland “Christmas … Continue reading

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Jean Griswold

After Jean Griswold was received into membership at a recent Sunday meeting, she joked about being the oldest new member ever at Crossway. Whether the 82-year-old has actually set that record would require some research, but one thing brooks no … Continue reading

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