Posts by Kristie Walker

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The Summer 2017 CrossCurrents is here!

by Kristie Walker

The calendar might not say “summer” yet, but we’re gearing up here at CofC!  In this issue: Pastor Dave opines about what summer means in the Pacific Northwest Information about our annual turn hosting Congregations for the Homeless A report from our Crossroads Covenant Committee Details about events, meetings, and other important dates of note […]

What’s Happening, 4/16/17

by Kristie Walker

EASTER BLESSINGS – We pray our services will be a blessing for members, their guests, and visitors as together we celebrate the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. He is risen! He is risen indeed! Special thanks to the many who contributed to today’s worship experiences. PASTOR DAVE ON VACATION THIS WEEK – with wife […]

Ask the Organist!

by Kristie Walker

  Is this what you see when you look at our organ on Sundays? Ever wondered what makes it work?  How many pipes there are?  How an organist knows what to push when?  Our organist Nick has graciously agreed to an “Ask the Organist” Q&A!  Post your questions here or on Facebook and we’ll send […]

The Spring issue of CrossCurrents is here!

by Kristie Walker

Spring has sprung, and so has the Spring issue of CrossCurrents!  In this issue: Pastor Dave’s thoughts on spring bulbs, an Easter season worship schedule, how to Live Local, and Much Much More!  Check it out here: Spring-Cross-Currents-April-2017.  

Father Treacy visits Cross of Christ!

by Kristie Walker

Welcome Father Treacy! The featured speaker at this year’s Crossroads-Area Covenant Community education night was Father William Treacy, former co-host of the trailblazing Seattle TV show, Challenge. Father Treacy shared stories from his 70+ years of ministry and took questions from the audience. Some of the session — featuring emcee Cantor David Serkin-Poole from Temple […]

MLK: A Day On, Not a Day Off

by Kristie Walker

  Cross of Christ youth had a busy 24 hours this past weekend!  The four students in our Youth Discipleship program had their second of three annual retreats; each retreat is designed to be different from the others, and this one was the “lock-in” style retreat with a focus on serving the community. The group […]

Harvest Pack 2017 is on the books!

by Kristie Walker

Cross of Christ’s first Harvest Pack event was a resounding success! 52 people spent two hours packing 10,584 meals for hungry families in the Philippines on Sunday, turning a pile of raw materials into finished meals packed for shipment. It was our youth who were originally responsible for this venture.  Last year a number of Cross of […]

Harvest Pack Is Coming!

by Kristie Walker

Have you heard about our Harvest Pack project?  Months of fundraisers will culminate this Sunday when we gather to pack 10,000 meals to go to people living in poverty in the Philippines. But now, we need YOU!  We’re looking for a few more sets of hands to pack these meals.  Your total time commitment will […]

Thanksgiving Eve Covenant Community Service

by Kristie Walker

On the evening of November 23, 2016, more than 300 members of the Crossroads Covenant Community and the greater Eastside community came together for the 30th year to give thanks for our continued partnerships and shared mission.  Each year we rotate the hosts and leaders of this service; this year was Pastor Dave’s turn to […]