Weekly N ews
P astor Nominating Committee Announcement

Click here to watch a video of the June 2 Pastor Nominating Committee Announcement.

Yours in Christ,

Dave Steck, Heidi Erven Rowley, Nancy Ponstein Disabato, Allison Mills, Bonnie Patton, Jeff Krygiel, Jay Sanders  
This Sunday
(Children's Worship and Childcare available)
L iving the Promise

Pentecost; Rev. Dr. Jerry Kramer presiding; Worship Choir at 9:30 a.m.
Highlights
Pentecost commemorates the coming of the Holy Spirit upon the twelve disciples after the resurrection of Christ. Pentecost is the birthday of the church, so let's celebrate by wearing red to worship on Sunday, June 9!
Saturday, June 29, 6:30 to 8 p.m., join your PNC and church family in welcoming our Pastor & Head of Staff candidate and her family at an “Opening Night” dessert celebration, including a "Red Carpet" interview with the candidate. Sunday, June 30, return for worship at 9:30 a.m. to hear our candidate preach, followed by a congregational vote on calling the candidate as our next Senior Pastor and Head of Staff.
The Lord said to Moses, “I have known you by name.” (Exodus 33:17) We are created with a deep desire to be known—by God and by others. How do we get to know each other and the God who cares for us all? We can make room and take time to show God’s love to one another and our community. This summer at Crossroads—come be known, share your stories, and let your light shine!  
Join the herd as we go on safari with Sarah Savannah to find out that no matter what is happening in life, God is good! Don’t miss this chance to share God’s love with your friends – invite them along for a ROARing good time! Crossroads welcomes children who have completed a 3K program through grade 4 this school year. Click h ere to register your child for VBS.
On Call Pastoral Care
Pastors in the area are providing weekly Pastoral Care Support for our congregation should the need arise. If you or a loved one is facing a difficult situation, contact Kim Steffen at 262-705-5530.
Rev. Catherine Neal
June 3 through June 9
  • Retired PC(USA) pastor.
  • Board certified with the Association of Professional Chaplains.
  • Resides in Racine with husband, Ben.
Rev. Beth Patton
June 10 through June 16
  • Beth is a life-long Presbyterian and has served on church staffs and non-profit organizations for more than 20 years.
  • Beth and her husband and two boys live in Shorewood.
Ministry Team News
Youth
Caravan Stock Sale
The High School Youth will be hosting a Stock Sale and Shareholder Dinner to directly benefit the Foundations for Nations Ministry on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming. Each share is $25. As a shareholder, you will receive updates during the caravan trip and will be invited to a shareholders dinner to hear how your investment was used.  Purchase stock online and indicate "Caravan Stock" when selecting a fund. Stock will also be available to purchase in the narthex after the 9:30 a.m. services on June 9 and 16. Contact: Dave Carpenter .

This summer, middle and high school students will meet the same night for outdoor fun, Bible study, reflection, and group discussions. We will kick off the summer with a cook-out on June 12 at 6:00 p.m.

For students who have completed grades 5 and 6. We will be meeting at a different park each day exploring new games, messy and impactful lessons, and memories that will keep the kids smiling. June 17–21. Register online .

Signups for Work Crew close this weekend. If you still haven’t signed up, now is the time! Serve on the work crew for either VBS (ages 3–grade 4) or VBX (grades 5–6) where you will lead games, sing songs, and have fun hanging out with kids! June 17–21. Register online .
Congregational Care
Join us for a Brewers game and tailgating fun on Sunday, August 11 at 1:00 p.m. $34/ticket. Click here to register before June 15. Contact: Tom Giles .
Session
Session is increasing communication with the congregation in 2019, including meetings between services, led by current Elders, to provide updates and allow for questions from the congregation. Our next meeting will be on Sunday, June 16 at 10:45 a.m. in the CLC.
Mission
Join us in providing meals for Milwaukee women and families experiencing homelessness. We prepare and serve meals while sharing fellowship with these families the second Thursday of each month from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Contact: Pat Vicenzi

Workers are needed to help frame the house, build walls, and install windows and siding. We also need help to prepare lunch for the group. Work days are every Saturday in June. Anyone over 16 years of age can help, but you must be 18 to operate power tools. Click here to sign up to build. If you are willing to prepare lunches, email Bonnie Patton . Contact: Bob Patton .

Work in the Mission Garden’s new raised beds will begin soon! Many hands will be needed. Scheduling is flexible and variable. Contact: Karen McKinney .
Children
We are searching for adults who love children and the Lord. Come be part of our pride! We are eager to help match your gifts—whatever they may be—to our VBS needs! There is something for everyone, regardless of your interests or skills. Sign up here . Childcare provided for 3 and under if you have an older child in the program.
262-242-1670
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