We are part of the Church of God International, with offices in Cleveland, TN. We are a charismatic church and believe all of the gifts of the Spirit mentioned in the Bible are still available and active in the lives of believers today. We are a mission minded people. The mission is to win people to Jesus whether in our community or around the world.

Leadership Team
Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.

Pastor James -Lead Pastor

Pastor Jenn – Children’s Pastor
Pastor James and Jenn grew up in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. They met in High School and got married prior to James joining the US Air Force.  Pastor James has served in many roles within local and regional church ministries including: Worship Leader, Small Group and Assimilation Pastor, Associate Pastor, Youth & Discipleship Director for the Great Lakes Region, and Lead Pastor.  Feel free to email me at pastorjames@thecrossroadscog.com
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Pastor Jenn is an Ordained Children’s Minister with a heart for Children’s Ministry where she has been in leadership for 20+ years.  She’s had the privilege to lead and coordinate Youth Camps and Kids Crusades, conduct church training seminars, and has been a speaker at National Children’s Leaders events.  She has also written curriculum for the International Girl’s Club for the Church of God.  Email: PastorJenn@TheCrossroadscog.com



Corey – Student Ministries Leader

Brittany – Worship Leader

Corey was born and raised in Scottsboro, a small town in Northeast Alabama.  Shortly before his 20th birthday, he joined the United States Air Force where he served as a Crew Chief on F-15s before moving to Northwest Indiana and marrying Brittany.  Corey has a heart to see the youth/young adults of this generation rise up with a fire inside of them to go out and boldly share the Gospel.
Brittany attended Lee University and was involved with one of their choral ministries, Campus Choir. It was there her passion for music ministry grew and developed. She has been doing music ministry at The Crossroads since 2006, and it is her hope to not only usher people into the presence of God, but also to urge them to get FIT in a lifestyle of worship.

Pastor Rafael – Prayer Pastor

Elizabeth – Assistant Womens Leader

Pastor Rafael is a US Navy veteran, was called to the ministry in 1983, and has been a graduate of Lee University since 1991. He has served across the nation in in a variety of pastoral, evangelistic and Christian education venues ranging from intercession to teacher training. Rafael also directs Spiritwatch Ministries, a discernment outreach to cults and their religiously abused victims.
Elizabeth is his passionate co-laborer in ministry. Since 1985, she first worked with the Victory Outreach movement for several years in discipling and evangelistic work. Elizabeth served in other inner city ministries through the New Life Covenant Church of Chicago’s Dream Center, aiding in the women’s shelter and advocacy programs for victims of domestic violence and substance abuse.