Meet our Ministry Team. We are here to serve you!

Ephesians 4:11-12
Now these are the gifts Christ gave to the church: the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, and the pastors and teachers.
Their responsibility is to equip God’s people to do his work and build up the church, the body of Christ
 

   Founder/Senior Pastor-Gary Logoteta

Gary came to know Jesus in 1982. He was an Assoc. Pastor/Youth Pastor/Administrator for 15 years at another local church. Gary and Julie planted Crossroads in June of 2008. Gary felt Jesus calling them to start a "New Wineskin" type of church. Gary and Julie have been married since 1977 and they have one son, Nick, and two Grandchildren. Gary retired from the local school district in 2017 to invest more time in the members of Crossroads growth and reaching out to the local community.
 
  Co-Founder/Children's Ministry/Nursery Team Leader-Julie Logoteta
Julie also came to know Jesus in 1982. Julie was the Children's Church Director at another local church for 13 years. Julie has a very gentle Spirit and is able to care for many women's emotional needs with compassion and understanding. Julie has a passion for the younger children. She loves being a bridge to Jesus for them. 
 
 
  Assistant Pastor/Worship Team Leader-Tony Efestione
Tony is married to Teresa and they have three children and many Grandchildren. Tony is a servant of Jesus in every aspect of his life. With Tony's compassionate Spirit many come to him for support and assurance. He has a burning desire to lead those who attend Crossroads closer to Jesus through Praise and Worship. Tony also leads the mid-week study for all on Wednesday evenings.
 
   Kitchen Team Leader-Teresa Efestione
Teresa heads up our Kitchen Ministry. Her and her team serve a delicious breakfast every Sunday morning. Diners have a large menu to choose from for only a small donation. The Kitchen Ladies also serve the Homeless Sunday mornings for no charge. Teresa has a huge heart to care for those hurting in the body. She loves and cares for many emotional needs the women might have.
 
 
  Youth Team Leader-John Weidner
John and his Fiancee' Rachel minister to the Youth on Friday evenings. John is a welder and metal fabricator by trade. They play games to form a bond between the students and then share a Bible Study that is catered to answer many questions the young people come across in life.
 
 
  Youth Team Asst.-Rachel Boyd
Rachel is an upper level math Teacher at the Konocti Education Center by day. She teams with John to give students a very healthy and nurturing environment to help the students develop a relationship with Jesus. 
 
 
  Minister of Levity and Sarcasm-Jim Weidner
Jim is a mechanic by trade and will be moving to a new position as the Auto Shop teacher at Lower Lake High School this Fall. He and Mary have been married for many years and have one son, John. The best way to describe Jim is as a servant. He teaches the children in the younger and upper levels on Sundays. He helps out on Wednesday evenings with the children at the mid-week study. Jim also gives several people rides to church on Sunday. Jim is someone you can ask to do anything that is needed and he will do it at a high level.
 
 
  Youth Team Asst.-Mary Weidner 
Mary is a Book Keeper by trade and is married to Jim. She is also a servant and helps out wherever she is asked to. She assists the Teachers on Sunday, in the Nursery or wherever there is a need. Mary also picks up people for church on Sunday. Every church needs servants like Jim and Mary!
                                    
 
   Prayer Team Leader-Vonnie Woodard
Vonnie is a very deep and caring person. Jesus gives her insight into people's needs and pain and has given her the tools to assist them in being set free. Vonnie's Prayer Ministry is vital to the Spiritual health and growth of Crossroads. She leads a team after the Sunday service that prays for anybody that needs help. Vonnie also leads our Sunday morning prayer before the service. 
 
 
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