Cross of Christ Fellowship: Sept 2017 Newsletter

Cross of Christ Fellowship: Sept 2017 Newsletter Here’s the latest newsletter for our church plant here in downtown Naperville: http://mailchi.mp/362d7b86d904/prayer-requests-and-update In it, there is a recap of our Naperville Mission week, info about our upcoming outdoor worsh
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Psalm 96 Sermon Prep Part 4

Psalm 96 Sermon Prep Part 4 (Continued work on Psalm 96 sermon prep for Cross of Christ Fellowship in Naperville) Here’s some questions I asked in looking at Psalm 96. What do this text say? This is a Psalm that leads us to worship God, tell us others about Him, and wait for Him
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Psalm 96 Sermon Prep Part 3

Psalm 96 Sermon Prep Part 3 (Continued work on Psalm 96 sermon prep to preached at Cross of Christ Fellowship here in downtown Naperville) WAIT [11] Let the heavens be glad, and let the earth rejoice; let the sea roar, and all that fills it; [12] let the field exult, and everything in
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Psalm 96 Sermon Prep Part 2

Psalm 96 Sermon Prep (part 2) More of my sermon prep work on Psalm 96 for Cross of Christ Fellowship. TELL [7] Ascribe to the LORD, O families of the peoples, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength! [8] Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; bring an offering, and come into his c
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Psalm 96 Sermon Prep

Psalm 96 Sermon Prep (part 1) Here’s some of my thinking and prayers as I began working on Psalm 96 sermon prep. WORSHIP [1] Oh sing to the LORD a new song; sing to the LORD, all the earth! [2] Sing to the LORD, bless his name; tell of his salvation from day to day. [3] Declare
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Evangelists Podcast Appearance

Evangelists’ Podcast Appearance One of my favorite podcasts is the ‘Evangelists Podcast,‘ hosted by a British evangelist named Glen Scrivener. This podcast always encourages me to share my faith with others and gives me practical steps. I had a great opportunity to s
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SUMMER CELEBRATION IN NAPERVILLE JUNE 14 2017

SUMMER CELEBRATION IN NAPERVILLE! On Wednesday June 14th our church, Cross of Christ Fellowship, is hosting a SUMMER CELEBRATION event in downtown Naperville from 5-8. We’ll be at the Riverwalk Grand Pavilion and there will be free food, games, a choir concert and a hymn sing. I
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The Good Life

The Good Life This week at Cross of Christ Fellowship we look at Matt 5:1-12, which are the Beatitudes. Jesus begins the ‘sermon on the mount’ with these 8 statements (the 8th is followed with an elaboration, which is the 9th statement). Each of the “beatitudes”
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Suburban Beatitudes: The Good Life For Us in Suburbia

Suburban Beatitudes: The Good Life for us in Suburbia* Blessed are those who live in the suburbs, for theirs is the comfort, ease, and convenience of the American Dream. Blessed are those who maintain the facade of a perfect life and family, for theirs is the praise of neighbor and of
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Parent Child Dedication Service 2/19 in Naperville

Parent Child Dedication Service 2/19 in Naperville This Sunday our church, Cross of Christ Fellowship in downtown Naperville, is hosting its first Parent Child Dedication service. I’m excited that we’ll be having 5 of our couples dedicating their children that morning. We&
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