Timothy Project: CHCC Juarez 2016

Jessica Gimbel has been playing soccer since she was three years old. And when she and a team of volunteers from Cherry Hills Community Church head to Juarez, Mexico later this month to help build homes for poor families, she will look to channel a bit of that inner child. The church volunteers, combined with Mission […]

Timothy Project: Forge Honduras 2016 Final Update

Forge sent two teams out this past summer on international mission and training trips. Their Timothy Project request was for a team to Honduras and a team to Mexico. This Timothy Project: Forge Honduras 2016 final update comes from the team that spent time in Santa Lucia, Copan, and Tegucigalpa.  The team put into practice biblical training and team building that […]

CrossTraining/Rapids Ticket Deal Against Orlando City SC

CrossTraining supporters have a special ticket offer for games during the 2016 season. Tickets for this weekend’s match against Orlando City SC are available through CrossTraining at a discounted rate and a portion of the ticket price will go to benefit CrossTraining as a non-profit organization. Kickoff is 7:00 p.m. Mountain at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. […]

Timothy Project: Valor Guatemala 2016 Final Update

The Timothy Project: Valor Guatemala 2016 tour has finished and we share this final update and photos with CrossTraining supporters. Valor Team Leader Danny Brooks and the team of students and adult volunteers spent nearly two weeks working with the poor and impoverished in Zacapa. Brooks wrote a brief final update with some pictures to tell the […]

Practical Theology Article Accepted for Publication

CrossTraining Ministries recently learned that Founder and Colorado Rapids’ Lead Chaplain Brad Kenney’s article is accepted for publication in the UK Journal Practical Theology. Rev. Kenney’s article, Foundations of Pastoral Care: Recovering the Spirit of Chaplaincy in Sport, will be published as part of the journal’s special edition on sports chaplaincy. The special edition, as part of the […]

From the Rev: Surgery Waiting

One of my duties as chaplain is to visit athletes and be with them and their families before surgery. This past weekend, I found myself in surgery waiting as my middle daughter, Caley (10), had appendicitis. It is one thing to be with people and their families prior to surgery. I have spent countless hours in […]

Timothy Project: Forge Mexico 2016 Final Update

Timothy Project: Forge Mexico 2016 Final Update

Forge sent two teams out this past summer on international mission and training trips. Their Timothy Project request was for a team to Honduras and a team to Mexico. This Timothy Project: Forge Mexico 2016 final update comes from the team that spent time in Saltillo and Toluca, Mexico serving and ministering to people there. The team consisting of […]

CrossTraining/Rapids Ticket Deal Against Vancouver

CrossTraining supporters have a special ticket offer for games during the 2016 season. Tickets for this weekend’s match against Vancouver Whitecaps are available through CrossTraining at a discounted rate and a portion of the ticket price will go to benefit CrossTraining as a non-profit organization. Kickoff is 7:00 p.m. Mountain at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. Parking […]

Timothy Project: Valor Kenya 2016 Final Update

With a relatively short time, the Timothy Project: Valor Kenya 2016 request that came in at the end of May and the fulfillment before leaving mid-June had some wonderful results. We share just a brief part of the story in this Timothy Project: Valor Kenya 2016 Final Update. You can follow along with their travel log for […]

From the Rev: M is for Marisa

Marisa Colaiano was someone dear to the Colorado Rapids family. As part of the Rapids’ organization for nearly 10 years, she led the Rapids’ efforts to build relationships within the community. Her death in 2012 at a young age due to Multiple sclerosis was difficult for family, friends, and staff of the Rapids organization. It can […]