Youth Service Opportunity! June 13, 2019 at 6-8 pm

Youth Service Opportunity! June 13, 2019 at 6-8 pm

Calling all Youth! On June 13th, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM, we will gather at Shepherd of the Hills (4090 Sudley Road) to pack approximately 250 weekend meals for the Crossroads-Connection summer program. The summer program will support elementary aged children who receive free/reduced lunches while attending 9 weeks of Prince William County SACC Summer Camp. In addition, we will have pizza, outdoor games (volleyball, giant Connect 4, etc.) or bring your favorite board game, and community fellowship time. Please note that this is a community event! We hope to see Scouts, Juniorettes, Youth Groups, or whomever else you’d

Summer 2019 for Children & Youth!

Summer 2019 for Children & Youth!

Save the dates for these exciting opportunities! June 23-28: Join us for our first Youth Mission Trip in the summer. All current 6th – 12th grade students are welcome. We will be in Taylorsville NC where we will serve and learn about the strengths and struggles of marginalized rural populations. We can no longer guarantee a spot but if you are interested please let us know and we will work to secure a spot for you. Financial assistance is available.  July 8-12: Another exciting week of Vacation Bible School for ages 4 years old through rising 5th graders. There

Crossroads-Connection Christmas in July

Crossroads-Connection Christmas in July

As the 2018/2019 school year winds to a close, we at Crossroads are gearing up for the start of the 2019/2020 school year. Every year, we reflect upon what we can do better and how we can raise community awareness about food insecurity in our local schools. We recently held our annual “Thank You” happy hour with school counselors and social workers. It is our opportunity to thank them for their support but to also find out how we can better serve their students. Overwhelming, they stated that the students need a mid-afternoon snack. Other counselors expressed concern for