What’s in a Brand? Another little glimpse…

This past year, as we have taken to rebranding CrossTraining, there were many factors that have gone into the decision: the amount of confusion people had about what we actually do how the name identifies or doesn’t identify with the people we are trying to serve the age, look , form, and function of the […]

Timothy Project: CSCS Ecuador 2017 Update

A reminder that the team from Colorado Springs Christian Schools (CSCS) and recipient of the Timothy Project: CSCS Ecuador 2017 update is headed out! You can follow the team and their trip by clicking here. CrossTraining, through the Timothy Project, was able to provide: 30 soccer balls a ball bag approx. 80 jersey/half-zip pullovers cones water […]

Chaplain Duran Moving On From Colorado

Today, it was announced that Associate Chaplain Cesar Duran (Colorado Rapids) would be moving from Colorado. Duran, a minister with the United Methodist Church, has been serving the Rapids team through CrossTraining since April of 2016.  Duran has accepted a position pastoring a church in Laredo, Texas. He will finish his service through June. CrossTraining Executive […]

CrossTraining Rebrand Draws Closer

As the month of May draws to a close, the time for unveiling the new brand name and look for CrossTraining draws closer. The rebranding, which was announced late in March, has been moving forward. Executive Director, Brad Kenney shared the time frame and a bit of an update, We are looking at mid-August to […]

CrossTraining Ministries 1st Quarter 2017 Update

Dear friends and supporters of CrossTraining Ministries, I just wanted to provide a bit of an update for the first quarter here in 2017 and also offer some prayer requests and needs which follow. CrossTraining Ministries 1st Quarter 2017 Update Highlights Added 7th member to board of directors Added female counselor (Brooke) to the team […]

Chaplain Bentos to serve Charlotte Independence

CrossTraining, today, announced Chaplain Gustavo Bentos to begin serving the Charlotte Independence. Bentos takes the place of recently departed John Bettis. Bentos, a pastor at Northside Baptist Church in Charlotte, has a long history with professional soccer. Born in Montevideo, Uruguay, Bentos’ 18 year professional soccer career includes teams from Uruguay, Bolivia, Chile, and the United States. While playing in […]

Rebrand on the horizon for CrossTraining this year

CrossTraining, today, announced that it has begun the work to rebrand as an organization. It will likely debut a new name later this year. Brad Kenney, Founder and Executive Director, shared his excitement about the latest development for the ministry. CrossTraining has been in existence since 2002 and formalized in 2005, We’ve really done a lot […]

CrossTraining says goodbye to Bettis

Today, CrossTraining announced that John Bettis will no longer serve the Charlotte Independence as chaplain. Bettis, had been working to serve the club for the better part of a the last year and a half; however, future opportunities seem to be leading Bettis and his wife to remain in Columbia, South Carolina after Bettis’ graduation from Columbia […]

CrossTraining Adds Geoff Eliason to Board

Today, CrossTraining announced the addition of Geoff Eliason to the CrossTraining Board of Directors. Eliason, a member at Mission Hills Community Church and COO at Peak Capital Management becomes the seventh board member for CrossTraining. Eliason, has a unique background in sport, training hard at Olympic weightlifting when he was 11 years old.  He enjoyed 15 years of competing […]

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Eleventh 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 […]