Humans of Crossroads

Incredible stories of how God is working in the lives of people around Crossroads.

Serving with my son opened up a new career for me
Humans of Crossroads

Serving with my son opened up a new career for me

With Covid and everything else going on, I had reached a tough spot financially. I reached out to some people in the Crossroads community for some help and they were very supportive, but there was an even bigger plan at work. I have been part of Crossroads for a while...

God called me to a new community to get through COVID
Humans of Crossroads

God called me to a new community to get through COVID

In early 2019, I felt God calling me to leave my previous church. I had been pretty involved there, leading an adult Sunday school class and serving on the media team for the contemporary worship service. But something in my spirit was telling me it was time to move on....

20 years after I signed my name on a beam I learned how it impacted my life
Humans of Crossroads

20 years after I signed my name on a beam I learned how it impacted my life

I became an ironworker 24 years ago, and early in my career I was working on the Kids’ Club addition at Crossroads Oakley. Everybody came out and was signing the beams. I didn’t know why they were doing it, but I decided to go up and sign my name along...

A friendly welcome at church put my life on a new path
Humans of Crossroads

A friendly welcome at church put my life on a new path

On the morning of July 31, 2019, I left an abusive marriage in which we had both acted dishonorably. I was in a bad spot and making bad choices. At one point I had even received treatment because I was suicidal. That morning I heard a voice in my head...

When our daughter was murdered our community showed up
Humans of Crossroads

When our daughter was murdered our community showed up

Our daughter Katherine was murdered in the fall of 2019, and the community of people that we met through Crossroads has made all the difference at this tragic time of our life. We started attending Crossroads Oakley in 2011 and we were part of the West Side launch. Right after...