Arizona Report

This past week, CrossTraining Executive Director, Rev. Brad Kenney, wrapped up several meeting in Phoenix, Arizona as CrossTraining continues to help discover and develop chaplains in professional soccer. The trip, combined with Rev. Kenney’s Presbytery of the West meetings, was part of the initial effort to lay the ground work for finding a chaplain and counselor to […]

Raising Arizona

CrossTraining continues its work in trying to discover and develop chaplains in North America. The latest effort will focus on raising up a chaplain and counseling team in Arizona beginning with the USL-Pro club, Arizona United. Arizona United SC (soccer club) was founded in 2014 in the Phoenix, AZ area. The team plays in Scottsdale – a […]

Charlotte Independence

CrossTraining Chaplains for Charlotte

CrossTraining is currently working to discover and develop chaplains to serve the Charlotte Independence, the new United Soccer League Pro team in Charlotte, North Carolina. CrossTraining has served the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer since 2002 and with the Rapids announcing an affiliation with the newly formed USL Pro that will enable the MLS […]

Colorado Gives Day

The annual day for nonprofit giving in Colorado is less than a month away. And while CrossTraining is not able to participate through the 1st Bank Online giving portal (participating nonprofits must gross at least $50,000 annually). There is still the opportunity to give and help support CrossTraining through our website and PayPal (see link […]

Rev Brad Kenney Colorado Rapids Chaplain

From the Rev: Someone between Ezra and Nehemiah

During seminary, I recall a particular moment when I was contemplating what future ministry would look like: one scenario, meant fundraising for salary and ministry to work with the Colorado Rapids as chaplain; the other scenario, meant working and doing the chaplaincy within the “margins” of life and work. As I relayed my fear and aversion […]