Vacation Bible School–The best part of the summer! A fun and rewarding experience for children, VBS teachers, and assistants.
Sunday School–On Sunday mornings, children are released just before the sermon to age-specific classes that teach them about living the Christian life.
Nursery–Staffed in observance of our Church of the Cross "Safe Sanctuary" policy, the nursery provides loving care for children during Sunday Worship, infants through age 3.
When comes the time when the current World-Wide Health crisis ends and our period of "Virtual Church of the Cross" without in-person gatherings also comes to an end, we will once again gather our youth for good times like the above photo from a past Easter Sunday .. see you then !
Men's Breakfast–Fun and fellowship on the 1st Sunday of every month at 8:00am.
Small Groups–Learn about the Bible and build community during our Wednesday evening small group gatherings held at numerous times throughout the fall, winter, and spring. Sessions start at 7 pm
Adult Sunday School–Each Sunday immediately following our service we offer two Adult Sunday School classes beginning at 10:30 am.
Lexington Child Development Center –COTC proudly partners with the LCDC, an award-winning preschool and daycare.
Prayer Team–Pray for our church, community, and world. Wednesdays at 5:45-7:00pm.
Prayer Shawl Ministry– The Knitting Angels bless others with their handicraft skills the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month from 1:00-2:30pm.
Knotty Ladies– This group of quilters meet on Tuesdays from 9-11 am. The Knotty Ladies donate quilts they have knotted to those in need.
The Care Team–Help deliver meals and prayers to meet the tangible needs of people in the midst of difficult times.
Food Pantry–We distribute food the 3rd & 4th Thursdays of each month by appointment only.
AA- Open Meeting – Fridays at 7:00pm (Fellowship Hall)
AA- 12 Step Meeting – Monday at 7:30pm (Parlor – Education wing)
Heart of Ohio Emmaus–A spiritual renewal program intended to strengthen the local church through the development of Christian disciples and leaders. Meets the 1st Thursday of every month at 6:00pm.
Praise Worship Team–Our church is blessed with a music director who is not only a talented choir director but is also an accomplished praise song keyboardist and we are further blessed in that our pastor is also a talented praise song leader who plays the guitar. Interested vocalists and musicians should reach out to the music director for information about the worship team.
Chancel Choir–Under the Direction of Geoff Fischer, the choir practices from 7:00-8:00pm on Thursday nights from September through May.
Bell Choir–Under the direction of Marita Boughton, the bell choir practices from 6:45-7:45pm on Monday nights from September through May.
We love our volunteers! Check this page periodically for various opportunities to serve God. Contact Jodi Ott in the church office at 419-884-2150 for more information.
Nursery–Volunteers are always needed to care for our littlest members Sunday mornings during worship.
Food Pantry –We are looking for volunteers to pack food for the food pantry on Thursday evenings. Call Jodi at 419-884-2150 if you are interested in helping out!
Care Team - We are looking for volunteers to help out with funeral dinners and to occasionally cook meals for those who are ill or shut-in. If interested, call Jodi at 419-884-2150.