The Purpose of the Church

To glorify God by fulfilling the Great Commandment (Matthew 22:36-40) and the Great Commission (Matthew 28:18-20):

EVANGELISM, MISSIONS
"To share the good news of Jesus Christ with as many people as possible in our community and throughout the world.”
(Matthew 28:18-20, Acts 1:8, 2 Peter 3:9)
EDUCATION
“To help members develop toward full Christian maturity and train them for effective ministry. To promote personal, spiritual growth and discipleship through Bible teaching.”
(Ephesians 4:11-13, Matthew 18:20, 2 Timothy 2:2)
WORSHIP
“To participate in public worship services together and to maintain personal daily devotions.”
(John 4:24)
MINISTRY, SERVICE
“To serve unselfishly, in Jesus’ name, meeting the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of those in our Church, community and in the world.”
(1 Peter 4:10-11, Matthew 25:34-40, 1 Thessalonians 5:11, Galatians 5:13)
FELLOWSHIP
“To encourage, support and pray for each other as members of the family of God. To share our lives together.”
(I John 1:7, Acts 2:44-47, Hebrews 10:23-25, Romans 15:5,7, John 13:34-35)

Our Vision

Our vision for Crossroads is to impact Lehighton and surrounding communities by actively reaching out to people with the Good News of Jesus Christ.

We will strive to be a growing community of believers of diverse backgrounds who build relationships characterized by acceptance, love and support.

Our worship services will celebrate the Person of God in a meaningful and life-changing fashion, employing a contemporary worship style.

We will teach people the inspired and unchanging truths of the Bible in relevant and innovative ways.

We will continually train, equip, and mobilize an army of believers devoted to fulfill our mission and vision both locally and globally.

We will wholeheartedly seek God through His Word and prayer.