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Refuel 2014

Date September 24, 2014
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Are you looking for a break from busy student life? Do you long to hear God’s voice and refuel spiritually in a scenic location with good friends?  Join us for Refuel 2014, The Crossroads Fall Retreat, taking place Fri-Sun, Oct. 10-12

Why should I come?

This weekend trip gives …

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Crossroads Amazing Race

Date September 4, 2014
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Amazing race bannerJoin us Thursday, September 18th, 6-9 pm for our first special event of the year, the Crossroads Amazing Race!

We’ll meet on the Moody Church roof deck to fuel up on dinner, then send you out in teams to complete the race.  You’ll follow clues and unlock …

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Too Busy NOT to Pray

Date September 4, 2014
Author Pastor Eric D. Naus
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prayer guyIf Jesus needed personal, quiet time with God the Father, don’t we need it too?

I know you’re busy.  College students are some of the busiest people on the planet!  You’ve got classes to attend, papers to write, books to read, internships to show up for, part-time …

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Extreme College Makeover "You" Edition

Date September 3, 2014
Author Eric Targe
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I’m going to go by ‘Eric’.”  That’s what I had decided when I arrived at college.  For years, since fifth grade, everyone in school called me by my last name; they had created puns on my last name and some had even begun to think it was my …

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Looking for a Church?

Date August 26, 2014
Author Pastor Eric D. Naus
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look for church bannerThese days, finding a church home can be as confusing as deciding on the best cereal brand in the grocery store aisle!  Options abound, and it can feel overwhealming, especially if you’re a new college student moving to Chicago to start school.  As a pastor to college age young …

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Camping

Date June 30, 2014
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camping bannerWe’re going camping!  Join us Friday to Saturday, July 18th-19th, as we take a trip to Starved Rock State Park.  We’ll be hiking, tenting out under the stars, worshiping around the campfire, and grilling some great food!  Cost is $10.  We’ll leave at 4:00pm Friday from …

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BREAD of LIFE homeless outreach

Date June 16, 2014
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Bread of LIfeJoin us Saturday, June 21 as we serve the homeless in our city in Jesus’ name.

If you’ve lived in Chicago very long, you know that the needs of Chicago’s homeless population are overwhelming. Bread of Life is a multi-church outreach ministry that serves as many as 150 …

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Screwtape Letters 7-9

Date June 16, 2014
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All extremes, except exteme devotion to the Enemy, are to be encouraged,” writes Screwtape. The work of the demons is for us to see christianity as a means to a variety of ends, but never as an ends in and of itself. How often have you found yourself in that …

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Screwtape Letters 4-6

Date June 9, 2014
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As we enter into our second week of the Screwtape study it feels almost as if a veil is being lifted in part from our eyes. Maybe you are feeling a connection to Elisha’s young servant whose eyes were opened to see the spiritual warfare around him- “the mountain …

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Screwtape Letters 1-3

Date June 2, 2014
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Demon Lecture

He has gone into the Enemy’s camp,” Wormwood likely wrote to his uncle Screwtape. And we (the readers) pause… “The Enemy?” Does he mean…? He can’t mean…

According to Uncle Screwtape and his nephew Wormwood, the Enemy is God, the three-in-one that we serve. In our day and …

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