One Church ~ Multi-cultural ~ One God
Cross Church Cleveland exists to glorify God through the spreading of the Good News as modeled by Jesus the Christ. (John 14:12)
Cross Church Cleveland will passionately pursue Christ by serving our local community, state, nation and the world in order to share the love of Christ and meet the needs that God illuminates before us. (Acts 1:8, Matthew 25:34-40)
Cross Church Cleveland will educate, equip and train God’s people for the work of the ministry by intentionally making disciples. (Matthew 28:19, Ephesians 4:12)
Cross Church Cleveland will recklessly chase God through extravagant worship, intense prayer and sacrificial fasting on a regular basis. (Psalm 42:1-2)
Cross Church Cleveland will be diligent students of God’s Word looking to it to be our guide and only source of authority in the challenging days that we are living in.
(Acts 17:11, 2 Timothy 2:15, Romans 12:2, Psalm 119:105)
Cross Church Cleveland will stay on the cutting edge of technology to constantly find creative ways of engaging the culture of today. (Matthew 4:19)
Cross Church Cleveland will encourage the sharing of our individual gifts through the arts, dramatic presentations and spirit led worship using instruments and singing to exalt the Lord and invite His presence into our gatherings.
(Psalm 100, Psalm 33:1-3, Psalm 150)
Cross Church Cleveland will reach out to young families and children and will make reaching children a strong focus of all that we do. (Luke 18:16)
Cross Church Cleveland will intentionally seek relationships with youth and young adults to bring a message of hope to a generation that desperately needs to know that Jesus died for them as well. (Luke 5:32)