Recommended Apps and Tools for the Follower of Jesus

As we encourage you to engage in the mission that we believe God has called us as a church to fulfill, helping people to find AND follow Jesus, we want to make sure that you have every resource available to assist you in that journey. 

This list contains a few apps we’ve discussed that will do just that.  These are available for both Android and Apple devices. 

Church Center

If you have not yet downloaded our church app - CHURCH CENTER - you are missing out. Church Center has it all. You can...

  1. ...find a Group
  2. ...participate in Group messaging with your Group and Ministry Teams and find contact information for those in your Group
  3. ...support your church, missions and special projects through Giving
  4. ...signup for a variety of special events (like the ones above this message)
  5. ...view an upcoming calendar of events here at Crossroads so you can mark your own calendars
  6. ...view a directory of contacts within the church family and see photos to connect a face with a name
  7. ...pre-check-in on your way to The Big House so you don't have to stand in line at the Check-In Stations


You'll find links to some of the most vital utilities and features you'll need access to in order to fully participate in community here at Crossroads Church


You can find and install Church Center in the App Store of your mobile device or by clicking the image to the left.

You can also find and bookmark all the Church Center features and utilities in your favorite browser on your computer by CLICKING HERE or by typing https://crossroadsgv.churchcenter.com/ in the search bar.

RightNow Media

RightNow Media is a streaming library of Bible study videos with over 20,000 options in a wide-variety of topics including thousands of options for kids. This is a free subscription, paid for by your church, and we encourage you to share it with your friends and family that may not yet go to church. 


Find out more or sign up here.

Dwell Scripture Listening App

Dwell is an app that allows you to listen to scripture "in your ears and on your heart". Crossroads has provided this app to you free of charge to allow you to explore scripture thru passages, stories, playlists, and plans. 

Click here to access it

Lectio 365

Lectio 365 is a daily devotional resource that helps you pray the Bible every day. This app includes these features: An Ancient Practice, P.R.A.Y., Six Practices, Annual Rhythms, and Read or Listen on the Go to help you with your walk and inspire daily, consistent prayer.

Click here to learn more and get the app

Learn Scripture

A Bible memory system. Memorize and review verses anytime, anywhere. 

The site makes sure that your effort is spent memorizing the Bible, and not figuring out what to do next or trying to track your progress.

Check it out here.


PrayerMate

PrayerMate is a Christian prayer app that helps you to pray faithfully and widely. Praying is hard but with this app's help, you can pray for all of the people and causes you care about. You can input any and all prayers you have in one place and then use it to pray faithfully towards those things.

Check it out here

YouVersion Bible App

A daily rhythm of seeking intimacy with God has the power to transform lives. That's why YouVersion creates biblically centered, culturally relevant experiences that encourage and challenge people to seek God out throughout each day.

YouVersion offers 3 different apps to enhance your time within the Word:


Life on Mission

A gospel-sharing and training tool.

The 3 Circles: Life Conversation Guide helps answer common questions in a simple and memorable way so that you can begin to naturally and actively share it with others.


ANSWERS TO COMMON QUESTIONS OF FAITH

What was GOD's DESIGN through SIN?

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How did we depart from God's Design through SIN?

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Can anyone escape BROKENNESS and what does BROKENNESS feel like?


Find more info or download to your device here.

4-1-1 Training - 

Disciple Making Training

4-1-1 is a simple way to train others to share the gospel with others. This training can be done with existing believers thru an event or with brand new disciples of Jesus to begin sharing their faith right away.

4-1-1 stands for 4 questions on 1 sheet of paper in 1 hour.

NoPlaceLeft International Coalition has provided a lot of resources to help you learn and/or teach this to others. 

Click here to check it out

Truelife.org

An interactive website that gives you an edge and the courage to invest in and invite people to find AND follow Jesus. 

There are dozens and dozens of FREE video answers from experts on many questions - the questions about God, the Bible, worldviews or even social issues that many followers fear may come up if they try to talk about their faith in God or share the Gospel.  Feel free to use these videos to educate yourself or share the website with those whom you’re investing and inviting. 


Find out more here.

Trusted Bible Study Resources

The most trusted resource to study is the Bible, but what about when you have questions about what you read in it or someone asks you a question you don't know the answer to? That's where you'll find the following resources helpful. These are a compilation of Bible study resources you can trust will give you correct and true information.

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