ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–Baptist Press audio/video teams spread out over the Orlando area Saturday, June 12, to cover the events of Crossover Orlando 2010. Crossover is a series of evangelical initiatives held in the host city each year prior to the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention.
The following videos show a few of the hundreds of volunteers who served the Orlando community and spread the Gospel — outreach that resulted in 1,505 decisions for Christ.
Video 1: Pastor Dexter Sanders and others from Many Mansions Ministries distribute food at their Orlando-area church and a nearby apartment complex. To view, go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VyC_e8ayjr8.
Video 2: First Baptist Church in Orlando hosts a food distribution. Coordinator John Helton says that 80 percent of people below the poverty line in Orlando are employed but still cannot make ends meet. To view, go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=exIzYbI6F6Q.
Video 3: Mike and Pam Tullos, from Normandale Baptist Church in Fort Worth, Texas, participate in door-to-door evangelism in the Orlando area. The Tulloses, who are about to be appointed as International Mission Board missionaries, experience a divine appointment with a woman whose home they visit. To view, go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FeVEPxj8gu4.
Video 4: A new believer shares her story of coming to faith in Christ during a Crossover outreach event. To view, go to http://www.youtube.com/user/baptistpress#p/u/0/YvxX8xcUe54.
Video 5: Youth pastor Chris Hobbs talks about leading two people to Christ at an outreach event at First Baptist Church in Apopka, Fla., Saturday June 12. To view, go to http://www.youtube.com/user/baptistpress#p/u/1/vWNJ8yezE8E.
Video 6: First Baptist Church in Apopka, Fla., hosted a block party including food, games, entertainment and prizes. Volunteers also prayed and shared the Gospel with those who came. To view, go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=auugeWGji-0.