Timothy Project: Uganda 2015 Final Update

Timothy Project: CCPC Uganda 2017

The Timothy Project: CCPC Uganda 2017 trip will see a team of adults and students from CrossTraining’s  partner church, Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church head to Kampala, Uganda for a couple weeks of ministry. . The team consisting of adult leaders and students, will over two weeks, serve in a number of ways. From school visits and participating […]

Second Day of CrossTraining Christmas

Many of us are familiar with the song, The Twelve Days of Christmas. The English Christmas carol recalls the 12 days within the season of Christmas and a different gift for each day. What you may not know is that this song is said to have been a mnemonic device to help Christian children recall certain parts […]

Timothy Project: CCPC Juarez 2016 Final Update

CrossTraining’s church partner Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church recently returned from Juarez, Mexico, and a week-long mission trip. This year, the short-term mission worked on several things while in Juarez, but perhaps none more important than the relationships with area families, youth, and adults through soccer and other activities, as they share in the Timothy Project: CCPC Juarez 2016 Final Update. Team […]

Timothy Project: Against the “Goat Heads”

Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church recently returned from their time serving in Juarez, Mexico. On their latest trip they took a number of One World Play soccer balls. And recently sent some feedback to CrossTraining on this hybrid soccer ball. Namely, that the balls seem to work against the “goat heads” thorns that would normally puncture […]

Timothy Project: Mexico II 2015

Timothy Project: CCPC Juarez 2016

This week Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church leaves again for Juarez, Mexico, for a week-long mission trip. CCPC has been serving alongside Pastor Jorge Mata and La Iglesia Maranatha for nearly 30 years. This year the short-term mission team will look to work on several service projects on the church compound, lead a morning and afternoon session of Vacation Bible School for 70-100 children […]

Announcing First Official Church Partner!

CrossTraining Ministries is pleased to announce its first official church partner. Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church (CCPC) located in Denver, Colorado is part of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC), the same denomination where CrossTraining Founder and Executive Director, Brad Kenney is ordained. CCPC will begin offering financial support and sharing other resources beginning July 2016. In May, a […]

Timothy Project: Mexico II 2015

Timothy Project: Mexico II 2015 Final Update

Three weeks ago, twenty-three friends from Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church (CCPC) gathered in the chilly pre-dawn to pray before heading south down the interstate.  Caravanning in four cars and pulling a trailer loaded with tools, soccer gear, and VBS decorations, the team headed to Juarez, Mexico, for a week-long mission trip. CCPC has been serving […]

Timothy Project: Mexico II 2015

Timothy Project: Mexico II 2015

In just a couple of weeks, a volunteer team of 23 members from Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church will travel to Juarez, Mexico, for a week-long partnership with a local, Mexican church (La Iglesia Maranatha). For CCPC, this partnership with the pastor and church has been ongoing for some 25 years. The volunteer team will be assisting local church […]

Timothy Project: Uganda 2015 Final Update

Timothy Project: Uganda 2015 Final Update

For Pastor Chris Piehl, the recent trip with Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church to Kampala, Uganda was eye-opening on several different fronts – from the sparse “field” conditions to the giving away of soccer uniforms to some of the ministry partners that work with local youth in Kampala. Pastor Piehl and Cherry Creek Presbyterian reached out […]

Timothy Project: Uganda 2015 Update

Pastor Chris Piehl and the 20-person team from Cherry Creek Presbyterian Church, are now nine days into their work trip in Kampala, Uganda. The team is serving with Youth For Christ Uganda. Check out the team’s blog page to find out how the trip is going. Piehl and the team took soccer uniforms, balls and other equipment to use […]