Church Contributions

Steps and suggestions for supporting Crossover financially

Thank you for connecting your church with Crossover. There’s a number of ways of inviting your congregation to give – and you don’t need to choose just one – they work very well in combination.

Three ways churches can support

Including in your
church budget

This builds support for Crossover into the everyday priorities of the church and is administratively simple.
Steps and tips

Designating a
focus month

Share about and pray for Crossover over several weeks. Encourage members to donate directly to Crossover.
Steps and tips

Taking up a
special offering

Often an effective way to end a focus month, this collection is processed by your church treasurer and sent on.
Steps and tips

1. Including Crossover in your church budget

Share the importance
Here are some essential talking points, and/or you may wish to show our latest About Us video below:

– Crossover is a national Baptist ministry that supports outreach and evangelism. It’s motto is Helping Australian Baptists Share Jesus
– Crossover’s focus is on providing encouragement, training and resources for outreach and evangelism
– Encouragement: Sharing the great news of God’s kingdom should be as important to the church as it is to Jesus
– Training: To speak and act with Christlikeness – with love, gentleness and respect, not manipulation or fearmongering
– Resources: Not all of us have creative and brilliant ways to reach out, but some of us do! We put their tools in your hands
– Crossover’s new Director is Rev Andrew Turner. Crossover has a Taskforce with a member in each state

Pay-in process

2. Designating a focus month

Share the importance
Here are some essential talking points, and/or you may wish to show our latest About Us video below:

– Crossover is a national Baptist ministry that supports outreach and evangelism. It’s motto is Helping Australian Baptists Share Jesus
– Crossover’s focus is on providing encouragement, training and resources for outreach and evangelism
– Encouragement: Sharing the great news of God’s kingdom should be as important to the church as it is to Jesus
– Training: To speak and act with Christlikeness – with love, gentleness and respect, not manipulation or fearmongering
– Resources: Not all of us have creative and brilliant ways to reach out, but some of us do! We put their tools in your hands
– Crossover’s new Director is Rev Andrew Turner. Crossover has a Taskforce with a member in each state

Give clear opportunities to members
Generally point members to crossover.org.au
However the DL flyers show more ways to give.  (Print double-sided, flip on short edge) 

Pay-in process
If cash, cheques or credit card forms are given to the church, use the form below

3. Taking up a special offering

Share the importance
Here are some essential talking points, and/or you may wish to show our latest About Us video below:

– Crossover is a national Baptist ministry that supports outreach and evangelism. It’s motto is Helping Australian Baptists Share Jesus
– Crossover’s focus is on providing encouragement, training and resources for outreach and evangelism
– Encouragement: Sharing the great news of God’s kingdom should be as important to the church as it is to Jesus
– Training: To speak and act with Christlikeness – with love, gentleness and respect, not manipulation or fearmongering
– Resources: Not all of us have creative and brilliant ways to reach out, but some of us do! We put their tools in your hands
– Crossover’s new Director is Rev Andrew Turner. Crossover has a Taskforce with a member in each state

Give clear opportunities to members
Printing and distributing these DL flyers give people many more options than cash.  (Print double-sided, flip on short edge) 

Pay-in process
If cash, cheques or credit card forms are given to the church, use the form below