CrossTraining Receives 501(c)3 Status

It was announced today, that CrossTraining Ministries has finally received it’s long-awaited non-profit status as a 501(c)3 entity. CrossTraining, which sent its application to the IRS last October (2012), has been operating in a fiscally sponsored relationship with START Ministries. The status change will allow CrossTraining to continue growing as an organization and provide greater […]

CrossTraining On Air!

CrossTraining will be on the morning show Thursday, October 17th, at 7 am MT (tomorrow morning). Brad Kenney, Colorado Rapids Chaplain along with Hugo Venegas, the new Spanish-speaking chaplain, are invited to the morning show on AM 910, KPOF, The Point of Faith as guests with Roy and Denise on the morning show. You can listen locally (Colorado) at 910 AM […]

From the Rev: End of a Chapter

Last week, the news finally came, Hospice of Saint John would finally be closing its doors. The announcement to staff was not necessarily a surprise as this past July, the 2nd oldest hospice in the United States had to close its inpatient facility. The final close of doors is dependent on getting patients transferred to […]

CrossTraining Announces Chaplain Venegas

CrossTraining today announced the joining of Hugo Venegas to the CrossTraining chaplaincy team. Chaplain Venegas will serve in Colorado for the remainder of the 2013 season – learning the team and ministry – with an eye toward 2014. Venegas’ main duties will be providing translation services for pre-game team meetings and serving various needs for […]

CXT Colorado to Make a Change

After fours years of service with CrossTraining – Colorado, Chaplain Ricardo Orellana will be leaving Colorado to head back east to the New Jersey area. The move will serve, not only as a return for Chaplain Orellana to the area where he served many years as pastor, but will also see Orellana be closer to […]

CrossTraining To Support Valor Christian

CrossTraining is pleased to announce that Colorado Rapids Lead Chaplain Brad Kenney has been asked to support the Valor Christian High School Boys Soccer Team for the fall 2013 season. Chaplain Kenney will assist in providing chaplaincy services and pastoral support to the coaching staff, players, and their families in cooperation with the Valor sports […]

Rapids to Host Faith and Family Night

The Colorado Rapids are hosting their annual Faith and Family night on Wednesday, July 17 when the team takes on the New England Revolution. The night will feature the band The City Harmonic with a post-game concert sponsored by Colorado Christian University. You can purchase tickets for your group through CCU’s web page, here.

From the Rev: Losing Longevity

The Colorado Rapids recently announced the trade of long-time player and captain Pablo Mastroeni. Mastroeni was the longest-tenured player with the Rapids and served as team captain since 2004. Mastroeni came to the Rapids as part of the Major League Soccer (MLS) contraction which occurred in 2001 and in his letter to the fans, he […]

Working in the Hills

Cherry Hills Community Church sits atop a hill with a view of the front range and downtown Denver. The church, a large, sprawling mega-church of some 6,000 members who attend from as far south as Castle Rock and as far north as Arvada is one of the largest churches in metro Denver and is the […]

Helping Hospice

If you were to have a loved one in hospice care in Colorado, Ricardo Orellana may be just the chaplain you would want to come and visit. With a tender heart, a guitar, and the ability to speak English and Spanish, “Chaplain Ricky” as many call him visits the sick and dying offering comfort and […]