Teaching through Songs

Songs are an excellent way to teach little children. When Allegra was little, I had read somewhere that songs are an effective way to teach/instruct children. This is so true in our case. When Allegra was around 2 years of age or even younger I used to sing a song to pack up all the toys when we were done …

God’s work our witness – with gratitude

It has been 6 years since we first gathered together on a Sunday as a church. Cross Cultured Church is 6 years old today! Here are a few pictures from the first Sunday – we began with a baptism. Do leave a comment below on how God has used CCube in your life.

We have changed our seating spot

Cross Cultured Church is soon completing 6 years. We have been online for 5 years. And with our expanding needs we have had to migrate our website hosts. We were with e-webguru. We have now moved to GoDaddy. So, while this means a little change for you, it is a big change for us. God bless!

Why Cross Cultured Church in Mysore?

Looking for a church in Mysore? Cross Cultured Church is an independent reformed baptist church in Mysore. Join us in exalting the supremacy of Christ.

Church goes beyond Sunday

When I was in in grade 2, I was taught that Hindu’s worship in a temple, Muslims worship in a mosque and Christians worship in a church. The board of education got the last one wrong. Christians worship all the time. A Christian worships the one true living God all the time – in the way he eats, drinks, sleeps, …

Raising hands during worship – acceptable or not?

Depends. The answer to the question totally depends on who is being worshiped. Raising hands during worship is not patent to the charismatic groups. And hence it is necessary to understand that the question is not about which system of worship style is acceptable. If you are in a church where it is normative to raise hands, wave, clap and make …

A visit to the Passport Seva Kendra

Why are we talking about passports? Is this not a church website and blog? Yes, it is a church website and blog. I had an appointment at the Passport Seva Kendra yesterday and have learnt a thing or two about the process yesterday. I felt this information is relevant to any Indian and more especially to those who seek to …

Why the ordination?

I have asked myself this question a number of times before I decided to pursue it. Cross Cultured Church began in 2008. I was chosen by the people of Cross Cultured Church and set apart for the pastoral work. Was that not an ordination event. Of course it was. It was biblical, it was congregational and was perfectly acceptable within …

Should we dedicate babies?

Some of the questions I asked myself while I got to thinking about baby dedications were: Is baby dedication a church sacrament? – No Is baby dedication the same as paedobaptism? – No Does it dispense grace on the baby or the parents? – No Is is regenerative? – Definitely not. In the Jewish religion, male infants are circumcised in obedience to the Mosaic Law. In Catholic, Lutheran, …