Javier Olivares, Pastor
Reverend Javier Olivares comes to CrossRoads after having served congregations in both Arizona and New Jersey. Javier was born in Texas, grew up and entered the ministry in Mexico, and has several relatives who are also ministers. He is married to Alma, who also holds a master's of divinity degree, and has two children, Natalia and Esteban. Pastor Olivares looks forward to getting to know the CrossRoads community and its many exciting ministries and would love to greet you personally at worship on Sunday! Look for more information in the coming days as the CrossRoads website is updated.
Holly Paulson, Administrative Manager
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Royce Murray, Organist
Royce Murray's career has included playing organ for ABC, CBS, and NBC television soap operas. As an accomplished songwriter, he collaborated with R&B icon Barry White in the 1970's. Royce has opened for Tony Monaco, Joey DeFransesco, and the legendary Jimmy Smith. He has toured with Blues Hall of Fame artist "Big Pete" Pearson. In 2007 Royce's jazz ensemble performed at the renowned Baker's Keyboard Lounge in Detroit, Michigan and at the La Crosse Jazz Festival in Wisconsin.
In the sumer of 2007 Royce's debut CD/DVD entitled "Now's the Time," was released on the AMEC record label.
Currently a resident of Phoenix, AZ, you will find Royce playing organ and singing right here at CrossRoads.
Max McQueen, SIngles Director