Our Mission & Vision

The mission of CrossPointe Christian Church is to help people discover, develop, and then demonstrate a relationship with Jesus Christ. The vision of our church is to be missional in everything we do. We want to be a catalyst for our community to help each other, lift each other up, and support one another through our outreach programs, church services, and our Life Group Bible studies.

Leadership Team:

God has blessed CrossPointe with an incredible team of people who are committed to reaching the lost and using their God given talents to bring glory to His name!


Tim Wanless, Lead Pastor

As the primary teaching pastor, Tim has a passion for carefully unpacking the truths of Scripture. He enjoys being able to relate the Bible into real life practical applications. Tim has served at CrossPointe since November of 2011. He and his wife Tammy have been married 24 years and have two children, Justin who is 20, and Savannah who is 16. Tim has ministered over 25 years helping to bring people to an intimate understanding of Christ. He is passionate about community involvement and reaching the lost.
Email Tim at: tim@discovercrosspointe.com

Craig Beatty, Associate Pastor

Craig joined the staff of CrossPointe in July 2017 after serving for many years as a missionary in Puerto Rico with his wife. Craig and Lindsay have three children, Amelia 4, Ryan, 2, and Hannah 1. Craig studied at Johnson University and graduated with a BA in Youth Ministry. As the associate minister at CrossPointe, Craig has taken on many responsibilities. He currently oversees our Middle and High school programs, First Impressions Ministry and the churches First Responder team. From time to time you will also hear him delivering the Sunday morning message as well! Craig has a heart for the lost and we’re so glad he is a part of the staff here at CrossPointe!


Tammy Wanless, Director of Children’s Ministries

Tammy has been working in ministry her whole life! She studied at Johnson University and Lincoln Christian University and really has a passion for working with children. Tammy believes that learning the Bible should be fun for children and she makes it exciting for them. Throughout the year she organizes trips for the students to conferences, concerts, outreach events, mission trips, and other outings that include the youth and adults.
Email Tammy at: tammy@discovercrosspointe.com


Jeannie Cherkis, Director of Guest Services

If you want to know where something is on Sunday mornings at CrossPointe then Jeannie is the person to ask! She helps schedule, coordinate, and organize all our volunteers for the Sunday morning services. From the welcome center, to the coffee area, to the greeters, Jeannie makes sure that guests who come to CrossPointe feel warm and welcomed to services.
Email Jeannie at: jeannie@discovercrosspointe.com