April 23rd, 2017

Here’s what’s coming up 

HEART AND HANDS RESOURCE DRIVE: We are partnering with schools in the area to provide food and hygiene kits for children in our community who are in need. For more information, pick up a flier at the welcome center, or email Toni Fonseca at toni@crossroadsnampa.com. 

MEN’S BREAKFAST: All men are invited to attend the men’s breakfast on Saturday, May 6th, at 7:30am. This will not be a service project as anticipated, but breakfast as usual. For questions, contact Daren at birdhunter1w2@gmail. com. 

MIDDLE SCHOOL CAMP: June 12th-16th, 6th through 8th grades are invited to Shiloh Bible Camp in Donnelly. Cost is $175. Registration is available on our website. For questions, email beth@crossroadsnampa.com. 

LOST AND FOUND: At the end of April we will be donating everything from Lost and Found to Love INC. Please visit the Lost and Found, located in the foyer by the front doors, to see if you have left anything behind. 

 

For your information 

NEW HERE? Welcome! We are glad you’re here. If you’re wanting to watch the sermon but have restless children, the overflow room, a nursing mother’s room, and the foyer have a live sermon feed. If you’re looking for ways to connect, visit our website

YOUTH SERVICES: We now offer youth services for 5th-9th grade during the 8:30 service and for 5th-12th grade during our 9:45 and 11:15 services. 

WE NEED YOU! As we transition to three Sunday morning services, we need more volunteers to step in and serve the body of Crossroads. Visit our website to learn more. 

STAY UPDATED: Connect with us on Church Community Builder (CCB). For more information, contact Carolyn St. Mary at carolyn@crossroadsnampa.com. 

FINANCIAL UPDATE: 

Needed monthly: $171,234 

Received in April: $127,431 (74%)

 

Sermon: Our Emotionally Intelligent God

Matthew 26:26-46

How Jesus modeled emotional and relational intelligence on His most stressful day:

Jesus _________________ instead of avoiding it or distracting himself (v. 36-37a).

Jesus _________________ and didn’t hide his emotions (v. 37b).

Jesus’ _________________ gave Him the ability to describe the emotions of His soul (v. 38a).

Jesus ___________________________ (horizontal support) (v. 38b).

Jesus ________________________________ (vertical support).

Jesus’ prayer was ______________________.

Jesus’ faith was displayed when He ________________________ in the Father’s hands (v. 39). 

Jesus ___________________ and resolve to face the betrayal of Judas, the arrest, the beatings and the crucifixion as a result of going through this process (v. 45-46).

 

Application:

____________ is part of our human reality.

Each of us has a familiar _______________________.

The value of _____________________ to describe our souls.(See soul word list on bookmark.)

The importance of ___________________.

Faith and ____________________ can co-exist.

In order to successfully develop and mature in Christ, we need to do the ____________________ of scripture: (horizontal support).

The Comfort Circle: The ___________________ the “one anothers.”(See the Comfort Circle on bookmark.)