We believe

Our Mission

Empowering people to become totally devoted disciples of Jesus Christ in mission to the world.

Our Vision

The Crossing is called to raise up children, youth, and adults that love God with their whole being, whose lives and relationships reflect Christ’s character, and who are empowered by the Holy Spirit to fulfill the Great Commission to the World. 

Our Purposes*


We are committed to worship that is creative, relevant, and participative.

Understanding the Word

We are committed to relevant Bible teaching.


We are committed to the restoration and renewal of the church.


We are committed to prayer.


We are committed to the Great Commission.

Small Groups

We are committed to helping people to develop relationships and connect through involvement in small groups.

Every member in ministry

We are committed to helping people identify and develop their spiritual gifts.

*For an in-depth look at our purposes, see Our Purposes Defined.

More Details

A concise statement of our beliefs as a United Methodist Congregation is contained in The Lake Junaluska Affirmation.  This document also refers to the historic documents of faith and our tradition, to which we hold.