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Category Archives: Cross+Gen Worship

Surprise! (December 23 & 25, 2018)

Bible Readings: Matthew 1:18-25; Luke 2:1-20 Free Resource: Thanksgiving for Baptism & Christmas Litany (Cross+Gen Worship) Advent Theme (December 2 – December 23): Faith in God’s Promises We have been waiting a lot throughout Advent, for justice, for deliverance, and … Continue reading

Noah’s Ark: Destruction and Hope (September 9, 2018)

  Bible Readings: Genesis 6:5-22; 8:6-12; 9:8-17 Free Resource: Confession & Offering (Cross+Gen Worship) Unit Theme (September 9 – October 7): God’s Promises Bring Hope Noah’s ark is probably the most popular story in the Bible in terms of young … Continue reading

Faith Together (Cross+Generational Ministry)

Free Resource: Worshipping Together: Breath of Life (Cross+Gen Worship) Together or Separate? One of the new innovations in children, youth, and family ministry is cross+generational ministry. Cross+generational ministry, also known as intergenerational ministry, is simply the idea that all generations … Continue reading

Holy Week & Easter (March 29 to April 1, 2018)

  Maundy Thursday Bible Readings: John 19:23-30 Free Resources: Litany of Holy Week (Cross+Gen Worship) [Note: All resource links download the same ZIP file.] Lenten Theme (March 11 – March 30): God’s Kingdom Revealed The Kingdom of Sacrifice This is Holy … Continue reading

Follow Jesus (February 14 & 18, 2018)

  Bible Readings: John 10:1-18 (Ash Wednesday), John 11:1-44 (Lent 1) Free Resources: Ashes and Dust (Ash Wednesday) & Follow Me Art (Lent 1) Lenten Theme 1 (February 18—March 4): Following Jesus   This week marks the beginning of Lent, with … Continue reading