CrossLife East

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Sundays | 10:30 a.m. | Columbia Elementary School

Love, Know, Trust, Follow Jesus

We are a community of believers who want you to laugh, grow, and serve with people who genuinely care about you while we all strive to become the people God has created us to be. We live our lives by the belief that we are called to “Love God, Love People.” No compromises. No exceptions.

All are welcome. You can come right now as you are. We invite you to encounter your Creator who will transform you so powerfully that you would not stay as you are.

Small Groups | 9:00 a.m.
Worship Service | 10:30 a.m.

What's Sunday Like?

A Place to Belong

Meet and connect with people to do life together. Small Groups are where you find a place to belong as you study scripture with others who will encourage, challenge and pray for you.

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A Place to Grow

Our Sunday morning services are the front door to life with CrossLife East. We gather to worship and grow together every week with the intention to Love God and Love People as we move out into the world.

Next Steps

A Place to Serve

We believe everyone has a spiritual gift, talent and passion God desires to use for His glory. Get involved with a serve team to have a personal impact on the mission of our church.

Serve with Us

A Place for the Next Generation

Our kids and students have the power and potential to change the world for the sake of Christ. It is our aim to invest in the next generation by teaching them to love, know, trust and follow Jesus so they can follow His example in loving thy neighbor.

CrossLife Kids

We want your child to feel safe, loved and known. It is our privilege to partner with you in raising the next generation of world changers to love Jesus and know Him personally.

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CrossLife Students

We are dedicated to sharing the gospel by teaching students to love, know, trust and follow Jesus. We want middle and high school students of Central Florida to have a community where they are challenged in their faith and learn to trust Jesus with their lives.

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FAQ

How is CrossLife East protecting my family against COVID-19?

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, our church will be taking extra precautions to encourage a safe and sanitary worship experience. As you enter Columbia Elementary, you can expect:

  • A touch-less temperature check
  • A table with masks and hand sanitizer
  • A check-in table, where every single person must stop to check in 
  • Socially-distanced seating between households during the service

We invite you to enjoy our Church Online services streaming at 6:00 p.m. every Monday on Facebook and YouTube if you are showing symptoms of COVID-19 or know you have been directly exposed.

Where do I park?

As you arrive to Columbia Elementary School, you will find ample parking directly in front of the main entrance. If you’re planning to join us for the first time, follow the signs for the best place to park! Greeters are stationed at the entrance to guide you into the worship service and Small Groups. 

What do I wear?

Wear what makes you feel most comfortable! Crosslife East does not have a specified dress code or style. Everyone is welcome as they are!

What should I expect on my first Sunday?

We’re so glad you plan to join us one Sunday! We understand checking out a church for the first time can be confusing and overwhelming, so we wan to make the experience as seamless and positive as possible for your family.

If it’s your first Sunday, you can expect:

  • A friendly welcome from our team of greeters as you come in! Be sure to read about our COVID-19 guidelines above!
  • Welcome Cards are our way of connecting with you beyond your first Sunday, so we ask everyone new to fill one out so we can keep the conversation going.
  • To learn more about us, we invite you to Discover CrossLife, a class where you can hear about who we are and how to become an official member of our church. Click here to find out when the next Discover CrossLife is taking place.

Questions about your Next Steps? Call 407.365.3484 and ask about East Campus!

Can I come if I'm _____________?

Have fear about not being accepted? You fill in the blank: divorced, a single parent, broke, recovering addict, atheist, skeptic, etc. It doesn’t matter. Anyone and everyone is welcome at CrossLife East. So come as you are, and we’ll see you on Sunday!

Meet Our Pastor

Led by our Campus Pastor, Doug Osborn and his team, the foundation of our church is built on strong, biblical teaching, Christ-centered worship, discipleship and a community of purposeful, intentional relationship. Your journey has a next step and we'll help you find it. It could start with serving, finding God's vision for your life, giving, or joining us regularly. You don't have to take the next step alone.

Doug came to us from his home state of Missouri. He joined the CrossLife staff in August 2018. Over the past 27 years, Doug has served in student ministry, high school sports chaplain, pastored a church plant, and recently accepted the call to serve as Campus Pastor for our CrossLife East campus. Doug’s passion is to lead people into a growing relationship with Jesus. He enjoys golf and most things sports related. Doug and his wife Sonya have three sons and a daughter-in-law, James, Daniel, David, and Chloe. They are also the new grandparents to James and Chloe's son, Henry!

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Next Level

We are excited about the future of CrossLife East. We are ready and looking for a HOME.

Will you partner with us to obey irrationally, give extravagantly and pray big prayers over where we are going as a church?

Watch as Pastor Doug explains the heart behind our search to find a permanent home for East Campus and the vision God has cast for our church.

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Meet the East Campus Team

Doug Osborn

East Campus Pastor

Elijah Barnes

East Campus Students & Community Outreach Minister

Patrick Henderson

Worship Arts Associate

Jeri Daniel

East Campus Kids Director

Christie Cajina

East Campus Administrative Assistant

Kaleigh Muth

East Campus, Students and College AVL Production Engineer Lead

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