Mission Strategy

Crossroads has embraced an Acts 1:8 Mission Strategy:  

"But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth."


The "Jerusalem" of Crossroads is Polk County, FL.   

Click here to learn more about Crossroads local missions.


The "Judea" of Crossroads is the state of Florida.   

Crossroads is a member of the Missionary Church Florida District (www.mcflorida.org), 

an organization committed to the multiplication of healthy churches in Florida.  


The "Samaria" of Crossroads is the United States.   

Crossroads is affiliated with the Missionary Church (www.mcusa.org), 

an evangelical family of churches committed to church planting and world missions.


The "ends of the earth" of Crossroads is the development of global mission partnerships. 

Crossroads has partnered with the following organizations/missionaries in a global mission effort:  


World Partners (www.wpartners.org)

Second Chance (www.secondchancehaiti.org)

April Hershberger, Kenya (www.wgm.org)

Manny & Shannon Alvarez, Guatemala

Norris & Angela Ham, Egypt

Jeremy & Mindie Tice, Germany

Tori Garrison, Wycliffe Bible Translators

Local Missions

Crossroads is highly involved in the community and seeks to make an impact for God's Kingdom through daily discipleship and mission.

A few of the local ministries we support are:


Options For Women Pregnancy Help Clinic (optionsforwomenphc.com)

Options for Women is a licensed pregnancy clinic offering free services in Polk County, FL. They exist to provide women with essential services like pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, STD testing, as well as a wellness program, post-abortion care, and a sexual integrity program. 


  Church Planting  

Crossroads has a vision to help start more churches throughout Polk County and the rest of Central Florida. The Endeavor church planting project is a missional effort that sees Crossroads as a base from which to multiply other reproducing churches. Crossroads planted CenterPoint Community Church in Winter Haven, FL several years ago.  Currently, Crossroads is partnering with Corazones Agradecidos, a Spanish-speaking church plant in Wahneta, FL.  

AFRICA

Crossroads has developed strong mission partnerships in Africa:


Kenya : Crossroads supports the mission efforts of April Hershberger who is working with World Gospel Mission at the Africa Baby Center in Kenya.