Summer Connection Groups

RUN FOR GOD 5K CHALLENGE

Sundays, June 20 – September 19 (Race Day!)

5pm

LEADER: Jeremy Riehm (jeremyriehm@gmail.com or 419-618-8993)  

12 week training plan aimed at running a 5k while introducing runners/walkers to the parallels of faith and fitness. For all levels, even those who have never ran before. Learn to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ while understanding the parallels of enduring a sport like running and enduring your faith. We will run/walk after discussion each week.

LOCATION: TBD 

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: No fee

GROUP TYPE: Missional

CROSSROADS CO-ED GOLF LEAGUE

Mondays, May 10 – August 2                  

5:45pm

LEADERS: Donny Varvel (dev0422@aol.com or 419-564-3847) and Chris Standridge (chris.standridge@crossroadswired.com or 970-946-5757)  

Join our Crossroads Co-Ed Golf League! Cost of $15 includes 9 holes and a cart.

LOCATION: Shelby Crossings Golf Course, 3885 Laser Rd, Shelby, OH

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE:  Relational

MEN’S SOFTBALL

Tuesdays, May 18 – August  

8am

LEADER: Isaac Baldridge (isaac.baldridge@yahoo.com or 419-612-7429)

The men’s softball team will compete with teams from 7 other area churches. We will play double headers every Tuesday with a tournament at the end of the season in August.

FEE: $20 for players who played for Crossroads in 2020, $40 for new players to purchase a jersey.

GROUP TYPE: Relational

MEN’S BICYCLING GROUP 

Mondays  

8am

LEADER: Ron Biddle (419-571-3337 or ron.biddle@crossroadswired.com)

This group is for men who enjoy bicycling. We meet to ride the B&O Bike Trail from the parking area at Millsboro Road to Bellville for breakfast and back, for a total distance of 12 or 22 miles. All levels of expertise welcome. This group cycles February through Fall when the temperature is 50 degrees or above and no rain at 8:00am.

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Relational

 

 

 

 

WALKING GROUP

Every Monday, 7am

Every Thursday, 6pm 

LEADER: Pastor Jim Garrett (jim.garrett@crossroadswired.com or 419-346-2069) and Kimberlee Powell (kpowell500@hotmail.com or 419-564-3831)

Join this group of casual walkers for exercise and fellowship. We will meet at the Millsboro Rd. parking lot entrance to the bike trail at 7am every Monday and 6pm every Thursday. In the event of rain, we will walk inside at Crossroads Ontario Campus. Geared for 55; anyone is welcome.

LOCATION: Millsboro Rd. Bike Trail Entrance/Ontario Campus  

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Relational 

MOTORCYCLE GROUP

Sundays in May, 2-6pm

Mondays in June and July, 6-9:30pm

LEADER: Bob Doerr (pastorrad@gmail.com or 330-464-8578) 

Join our group of motorcycle enthusiasts to share motorcycle rides, stories and life together. Everyone is welcome.

LOCATION: Meet at Bell Store in Hayesville, 1923 OH-60, Ashland

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Relational

MONDAY MORNING PRAYER MEETING – ZOOM

Every Monday     

11AM-Noon

LEADER: Ted Zieber (trz65@aol.com or 419-610-5090)  

Join us by Zoom to pray together!

LOCATION: Zoom  

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Missional 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT PRAYER MEETING

Every Wednesday     

7-8PM  

LEADER: Pastor Jim Garrett (jim.garrett@crossroadswired.com or 419-346-2069)

Join us for a time of prayer for the needs of our church and our church family.

LOCATION: Ontario Campus  

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Missional 

MEN’S SATURDAY PRAYER GROUP

Saturdays, June 12 – July 31                  

7:30-8:30am

LEADER: Brian Zimmerman (brianheidiz@aol.com or 419-651-2237)

Men, join us as we pray for each other and provide accountability.

LOCATION: TBA

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Missional and Relational

CRICUT CONNECTION

The last Monday of each month                 

6-8pm

LEADERS: Clara Catron and Julie Borkosky

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Do you love to scrapbook or paper crafting? Join this fun group as they design and help create the beautiful gift tags used for our Adopt-a-Child Christmas project and other items used for mission outreach events.

You DO NOT need to own a Cricut to join!

LOCATION: Park Ave Campus

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Missional and Relational

AIKIDO

Every Monday and Thursday

6-7:30pm

LEADER: Wes Tomlinson (wtomlinson@neo.rr.com)  

Aikido is a truly defensive Martial Art that can be practiced by young and old alike. The meaning of the word Aikido can be translated as the way of harmony.

Students (ages 8-17) require a Registration and Medical Release form from parent or guardian. http://www.ncoaikido.org

LOCATION: Ontario Campus 

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: No fee

GROUP TYPE: Missional

WITH THESE HANDS KNITTING GROUP

2nd Tuesday of each month, 10am-12pm

4th Tuesday of each month, 6-8pm 

LEADER: Allison Redmond ()  

Members of the With These Hands ministry at Crossroads lovingly donate their time and talents by creating handmade items (mostly knit and crochet) with prayer for those in need in our community. We donate to several local organizations as well as Crossroads’ missions teams. We give prayer shawls to anyone in need, whether it be physical or emotional, as a symbolic reminder of being wrapped in God’s love. Our members consist of both beginning and experienced knitters and crocheters, the latter are more than happy to help anyone who wants to learn!

LOCATION: Lexington Campus  

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Missional