Our Team
Jay Cavaiani
Lead Pastor
Jay loves to work with seekers and those with a desire to grow in their journey of faith.  He authored a book titled, “Altar’d” which offers faith building evidence helping people to have the joy of becoming full in faith. You may get a copy from church, at altardthebook.com or on Amazon. Jay has been married for over 20 years to his lovely bride Kelly (school teacher at Swallow Elementary in Hartland) and they have 3 children together – Jacob (University of Missouri), Abigail (Missouri State) and Caleb (KM High).  Jay and Kelly enjoy watching their kids sports and activities, golfing, reading, running, hiking and the outdoors.
Bible Verse: Galatians 6:9 “And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.”
Food: PIZZA!!
Movie: Dreamer, Saving Private Ryan
Books: The Energy Bus and other books written by Jon Gordon. And a props out to my own book, “Altar’d”. I still reread it from time to time for a faith boost!
Sports: I’m a homer for all Wisconsin teams and any team my kids are playing on
Free time: Golf, hike, hunt, read
Dream vacation: My wife and I have always said we’re going to Hawaii for our 25th.  It’s getting near! Also, a golf vacation to Europe and lastly but maybe firstly a trip to the Holy Land
A cup of coffee: Tiger Woods and I would want to bring my book and try to convince him to read it.
Nathan Schindler
Executive Pastor
Nathan and Pam were married in 2000 and have four amazing kids (Garrett, Kayla, Lauren and Brooke) that love being a part of Crossing too. After a successful career in sales, Nathan was called into ministry back in 2008 and became a pastor in 2012, serving 5 years at Brooklife Church in Mukwonago and then as the Executive Pastor at Crossing as of August of 2017.
In addition to God and his family, Nathan enjoys volleyball, collecting lanterns, his pets (two dogs & two tortoises), eBay, garage sales and Fort Wilderness.