Special Announcement! YOUTH LOCK-IN

WHO: Milpitas and Pleasanton Crosspoint Youth!
WHAT: Sleepover at Church with worship, games, and late night movie!
WHERE:
Crosspoint Church in Milpitas
(658 Gibraltar Ct, Milpitas, CA 95035)
WHEN:
Friday, 11/9 6:30pm – Saturday, 11/10 9am
HOW: Sign-up at https://goo.gl/gfssRC.

Please bring $10 and RSVP by 10/26!

Parents can drop off anytime after 6:30pm, dinner will begin at 7pm.  Please drop off at the Hub entrance.  Pick up will be at 9am.
Please print and fill out waivers: waiver link

Email: mpym@crosspointchurchsv.org for questions.
Follow xp_youth on instagram for updates!

IGNITE! – XP Youth Winter Retreat 2017

Play and pray with your XP Youth Fam!
BE AT PLEASANTON BY 7:40AM on SATURDAY, 2/18!
ABOUT RETREAT
We’re learning to love God and love each other by letting God ignite our hearts with zeal for Him!
This year’s theme is Ignite: Romans 12:11, and we have an excellent speaker to share more about the topic (see below).

Youth will be together for worship (singing), games, eating, and the learning time.  They will be with peers for small groups and bedtime.

Here is a sample schedule:

Saturday
8am leave from Pleasanton Crosspoint (5627 Gibraltar Dr, Pleasanton, CA 94588)
12pm Arrive – Eat lunch
1:30pm Orientation at Talking Mountain
2:30pm Get settled
6pm Dinner
7:30 Gather at TM
8pm Worship and message
9pm Small groups
9:30pm free time
10:30pm lights out
Sunday
8am Breakfast
9:30am Quiet times
10am Gather at TM
10:30am Worship and message
11:30am Small groups
12pm Lunch
2pm Mandatory Fun
4pm Free time
6pm Dinner
7:30 Gather at TM
8pm Worship and message
9pm Campfire!
12am Lights out
Monday
8am Breakfast
9:30am Quiet times
10am Gather at TM
10:30am Worship and message
11:30am Small groups
12pm Lunch
2pm Leave for home
SPEAKER BIO – Joseph Sevier

Joseph has a major passion to impact the world through relationships, leadership, & transformation. His unique approach & message have been shaped by his international experience, service to youth & families, & market place work. Joseph served as a founding leader & pastor for Living Hope Christian Center in Emeryville for 12 years, has ministered in 5 different countries, and currently works as a Service Coach with Texas Roadhouse Inc.

Joseph & his lovely wife of 6 ½ years, Andrea, live in Emeryville, Ca. His wife works as a Social Worker with Kaiser Hospital. They share a heart to build up the next generation, invest in their community, & inspire those around them to dream big. It is their desire to help this generation live out their God-given potential, pursue great dreams, & bring about cultural transformation through their lives and work.

ABOUT the location
SUNSETS FOR DAYS
 Zephyr Point on the beautiful Lake Tahoe is the ideal setting for quite prayer, reflection, and fun in the snow!
We will be staying in cabins with three or four rooms each with youth of our same age and gender.
There will be one or two counselors in each cabin, and we will all share meals and meeting times at the nearby cafeteria and conference room.
The food is AMAZING.
packing list
  • Bring your Bible, a pen, a journal, WARM clothing, snacks, your toiletries (toothbrush and deodorant), towel, sleeping bag, shoes that can get muddy, an open heart and a good attitude!
  • DO NOT bring weapons, drugs, alcohol, electronics
  • CELL PHONE POLICY: Use for pictures only please – if, at any time, cell phones are used in a way not glorifying to God or edifying to brothers and sisters, I will confiscate and BURN them (well, confiscate at least)Camp rules: All campers must—
    • Be on time
    • Ask before leaving the group
    • Respect the schedule of activities
    • Be kind!
    • Be respectful to all leaders and consider others before yourself
    • Be willing to talk to a counselor/leader for to resolve issues
    • Do not enter cabins of the opposite sex 
    • Use a plunger, deodorant, and toothbrush… PLEASE
Pray for an open heart as God speaks to you, showing you where He wants you to go in the next steps of your walk with Him!

UPDATES 9.20.16

Hello, all!  Happy fall!  TAKE OUR CORN MAZE QUIZ SO WE CAN PLAN A FALL FUN DAY

Pleasanton

PRAISE THE LORD, we will be moving into our new building this Sunday!

Come to 5267 Gibraltar Dr., Pleasanton, and join Pastor Tim in the all purpose room for worship!

Gabe and his group will lead worship this Sunday

BAPTISMS – Our first round of Pleasanton baptisms in the new building will be November 20!

YOUTH BAPTISM CLASS will be held at 5:30 at the new building Oct. 21, Oct. 28, and Nov. 4 – come with your questions, even if you have not yet decided to be baptized, you are welcome to join!
PLEASE SIGN UP HERE (suggest another day/time by emailing me)

YOUTH GROUP! – We will have our first XP Youth group meeting Oct. 14 from 7pm – 9pm in the All Purpose Room of the new building!

MILPITAS

I will be speaking Sunday.

Ethan Choy and Kayden Stern – please make the following announcements and pray after worship.

Ryan and Milton – please choose songs and help set up AV (each of you choose two songs – three for the beginning and one for the end)

LIFE GROUPS will be meeting from 2pm – 4pm in 112

Small group leaders, please meet me in 112 at 1:15 🙂

Winter Retreat Registration opens soon!  Keep your calendar clear for FEBRUARY 18 – 20 in Zephyr Point!

Please don’t hesitate to send me any questions!

mscott@crosspointchurchsv.org

 

Ready for Retreat?

I hope you are ready for an excellent retreat beginning MONDAY!

In the meantime, here is what is happening at each campus:

Pleasanton

Saturday Bible study will continue at Ulferts 4pm – 6pm! (see events for details)

PMary will speak this Sunday

LOTAN chooses songs!

  • Events
    • 6th grade promotion and lunch after – 8/7
    • Senior appreciation – 8/13 6pm
    • Beach baptisms – 8/20 (sign up)
    • College trip – 9/3

Milpitas

Felicia will share with Jr. high this Sunday

  • Events
    • 6th grade promotion and lunch after – 8/14
    • Senior appreciation – 8/19 7pm
    • Beach baptisms – 8/20 (sign up)
    • College trip – 8/22 (sf)

RETREAT BEGINS MONDAY! WOOT!

 

Summer retreat is a time for youth to retreat into the woods with few distractions and lots of Christian family around them.  We spend a lot of time worshipping God, listening to the speaker, playing outdoors together, and eating!  This retreat’s theme is “Renew” based on Romans 12:2.  As the youth get ready for the week, pray their hearts would be soft to hear God’s voice and be truly renewed.
 
8/1 – Campers need to arrive at the campground by 4pm
I and a few counselors are able to drive some campers who may need rides (YOU MUST CONTACT ME TO HAVE A SEAT).  We will meet at Crosspoint – Milpitas, at 12:30pm on 8/1.
 
8/4 – Campers will be leaving camp at 1pm and must be gone by 2pm
 
If you would like a more detailed schedule as well as cabin assignments and daily devotion study, please find that HERE
 
Important info:

RULES/GUIDLEINES

  • BE ON TIME!
  • Ask pastor Mary before leaving the group for any reason.
  • Do not leave the campground during free time (hiking) without two other people and permission from pastor Mary.
  • Weapons (guns, knives, etc.), alcohol and drugs are strictly prohibited!
  • We may send a camper home if they intentionally harm someone or property that is not theirs.
  • Cell phones and other electronics are prohibited for use during the day except as cameras.  (If used in a way not edifying to others and glorifying to God, cell phones may be confiscated)
  • Do not enter the cabins of the opposite gender.
  • Respect rules and leaders and each other – put others first!
  • Use a plunger, replace the toilet paper, wear your deodorant, and be generally thoughtful.

    Packing list:

  • Bible!
  • Journal/writing tools
  • Sleeping bag
  • Pillow
  • Towel
  • Toiletries (toothbrush, soap, face wash, deodorant, hairbrush)
  • Swimsuit
  • Clothing for warm days and cool nights! (bring a jacket for the campfire)
  • Bug spray
  • Sunscreen
  • Shoes for hiking
  • FLASHLIGHT!
  • Flipflops for the shower and other things
  • Basketball (if you play)
  • An open and listening heart!

SEE YOU MONDAY 😀

CHANGES ARE AFOOT! (please note event changes below)

***NEW FORMAT***

I will be writing ONE blog post a week, and I’ll just separate the different news for each campus 🙂

TRIVALLEY NEWS

PASTOR TIM will be speaking this Sunday!

Summer Series continues from 4pm – 6pm in the Ulferts 221 location (Faith vs Culture with Wendy Li) – see event details for map to location

8/13 – Senior Appreciation Dinner (ERICA AND DARREN YAY!) – 6pm, Amici’s, Dublin, CA – no cost for seniors, $10 for others SIGN UP HERE

8/14 – 6th grade welcome lunch!  Directly after church, we will have lunch to welcome the new 6th graders (instead of usual lunch on 8/7)

8/20 – Baptism moved to Seabright Beach – please continue to sign up on event page

9/3 – Day trip for college/young adult to Yuba River swimming hole

Retreat sign up still open! (see event for details)

Retreat counselor meeting at Milpitas campus 1pm THIS SUNDAY (7/24)

MILPITAS NEWS

Edmund will be sharing with us this Sunday!

Summer Series continues from 4pm – 6pm in the Ulferts 221 location (Faith vs Culture with Wendy Li) – see event details for map to location

8/7 – 6th grade welcome luncheon!  New 6th graders join us at Jr. high worship and stay for an awesome welcome lunch after!

8/12 – Senior Appreciation! Don’t miss it!

8/20 – Baptism moved to Seabright Beach – please continue to sign up on event page

Retreat sign up still open! (see event for details)

Retreat counselor meeting at Milpitas campus 1pm THIS SUNDAY (7/24)

 

TriValley UPDATE

HELLO ALL!

1. See you at 9am for the parent meeting in the upstairs ballroom Sunday morning!

2. Please bookmark THIS LINK
It is the link to the calendar where I update all our events.  It is on the youth blog, but it is a little hard to find.
For each event, I detail the time, place, cost, and coordinator contact info.
PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK THE PLACE, since some events are for the Milpitas campus.  All are welcome to join any event, however!

3. SUMMER RETREAT REGISTRATION OPEN!  SIGN UP BEFORE JUNE 19!  

Many youth have told me they plan to sign up, but please do so ASAP so I can begin to plan accordingly!

Aug 1 – 4 at the BEAUTIFUL Redwood Park in Santa Cruz!  $200

REGISTER HERE – all incoming 6th grade and up! PRINT/FILL OUT/HAND IN YOUR WAIVER HEREChecks payable to Crosspoint ChurchSpeaker TBA

Sunday
Pastor Mary will speak

ABBY, will you take care of our worship?

Saturday Summer Series to start June 18 – see calendar for details!

Please sign up on events calendar for:
LASER TAG
GREAT AMERICA
SIGN UP HERE to be baptized this summer!

If you would like to know more about the vision and plans for Crosspoint TV youth moving forward, here are some of foundations I will share at the meeting.

SUMMER RETREAT and other TriValley Updates!

SUMMER RETREAT REGISTRATION OPEN!  SIGN UP BEFORE JUNE 19!

Aug 1 – 4 at the BEAUTIFUL Redwood Park in Santa Cruz!  $200

REGISTER HERE – all incoming 6th grade and up!
PRINT/FILL OUT/HAND IN YOUR WAIVER HEREChecks payable to Crosspoint ChurchSpeaker TBA

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for June 18 and July 16, as Wendy is planning two fellowship events for the summer.

She will also lead two three-week series on Saturdays between 4pm and 6pm at Ulferts, 221.

Sunday
Guest Choong Man Kim will speak
Lotan, will you be able to choose songs?

Saturday
NO MEETING THIS SATURDAY

SIGN UP HERE to be baptized this summer!

IMPORTANT parent prayer/info meeting 9am June 5 in the upper ballroom.

If you would like to know more about the vision and plans for Crosspoint TV youth moving forward, here are some of foundations I will share at the meeting.

Please stay updated using the calendar of events or the sidebar!

SUMMER FUN! TriValley Updates

HELLO, TV FAMILY!

EXCITING NEWS!  Wendy has officially come on board as our summer intern from June 12 – Aug. 14!  That means:

Eight weeks of youth group in Ulferts 221 4pm – 6pm

Two of those Saturdays will be a special activity (TBA)

A gathering or two for our college youth!  

WELCOME, WENDY!

Sunday
Pastor Tim will speak
GSUS will be playing for worship

Saturday
Meet at Nathanie’s for Bible study! 4pm – 6pm

6151 Shadow Hill Dr.
Dublin, CA.
GSUS, please practice there from 2pm – 4pm 🙂

SIGN UP here to participate in Walk a Thon 🙂  We need volunteers as well as walkers.

SIGN UP HERE to be baptized this summer!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for August 1 – 4 for our summer retreat!  I checked out the site today, and it is AMAZING!  Registration to start soon!  INCOMING 5th GRADE INVITED!

IMPORTANT parent prayer/info meeting 9am June 5 in the upper ballroom.

If you would like to know more about the vision and plans for Crosspoint TV youth moving forward, here are some of foundations I will share at the meeting.

Please stay updated using the calendar of events or the sidebar!

 

CHANGE IS AFOOT! TRI VALLEY UPDATES

MARK YOUR CALENDARS TENTATIVELY FOR JUNE 5 1PM UPSTAIRS BALLROOM for a parent meeting.

Along with the vision and future for our wonderful youth group, we will also be sharing about some of the changes coming up for the summer!  There are some exciting plans in the works.

We will also have a time for questions, answers and prayer!

Sunday
Pastor Tim will speak
Abbie, will you lead worship (youtube)
Saturday

 NO BIBLE STUDY THIS WEEK (2nd and 4th Saturdays)

See the calendar on the top bar for all upcoming events and sign ups!

Tri Valley Youth Updates 4/19

HELLO ALL!  NOTE the change below for Bible Study!

In other news, I’m working on a summer retreat for those of you not on vacation and not at Warriors camp – We will most likely go to Santa Cruz area for four nights (Aug 1 – 5) for about $200 per person.  More updates to come!

Sunday
Pastor Richard Lax
GSUS, will you be able to lead?
Saturday
We will meet at 11am for Bible study!
STE 221 Ulferts Center
4288 Dublin Blvd, Dublin, CA 94568
See you all there!
See the sidebar for all upcoming events and sign ups!