In this Thanksgiving Day, 2016 testimony, Jan, chair of the steering committee of the North Delta Refugee Project, and Abeer, Syrian family member of the family the NDRP is sponsoring to bring to Canada, share the story of this journey together.
In this pair of Thanksgiving Day, 2016 testimonies, Rae and Rachel each tell their perspective on Crossroads’ recent declaration of becoming an Affirming Ministry.
In this testimony from Thanksgiving Day, 2016, Julia shares her journey from participant in Vacation Bible School as a young child, to teen leader in the Kidsweek ministry.
Brian spoke on February 14, 2016 about the work of the “Vision Team” revising the proposed Affirming Vision Statement in response to the congregation’s feedback in November 2015. The new vision (and “tag line”) were on the screens for the congregation to see while he spoke.
We are an inter-generational Christian community called by God to:
- follow Jesus Christ and move with the Holy Spirit;
- welcome the ministry and participation of all persons without regard to age, race, sexual orientation, ability, marital status, culture, family type, gender identity, gender expression and socio-economic status, accepting each other as we are; and
- practice faithful stewardship of God’s gifts and resources to serve the world.
Welcoming Diversity, Serving God’s World